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Sea Monkey

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Calle Aquiles Serdan 174, Puerto Vallarta 48300, Mexico (Formerly Epoca)
+52 322 222 2174
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Kamloops, Canada
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65 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

we stopped here twice first time for some drinks then came back and had dinner here. Very good food..

Thank Kathie D
Kirkland, Washington
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Obviously, the location is fantastic.I don't remember specifically what we had to eat because in three weeks in Puerto Vallarta we ate at a goodly number of restaurants, but it was good because we entertained the idea of going again.

Thank bobpopewa
Amherst, Massachusetts
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550 reviews
157 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 124 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We went here with some expectations as Sea Monkey is rated more than 4 on Trip, and also a Fodor's choice restaurant. Yeah, the view is nice but.... The fish taco was all flour and breading, little flavor and little fish. Even the hot sauce didn't perk it up. The pepper and onion enchilada was edible but had no flair.... More 

Thank Robert L
Amherst, Massachusetts
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459 reviews
137 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Walking along beach and stopped in for light bite. Sangria tastes like grape juice so skip that, but my fish taco with cold slaw was good. Great location on the boardwalk and beach. Fun people watching and listening to music.

Thank Patricia D
Spanish Fork, United States
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I recently returned from a cruise to the Mexican Riviera with my family and one of the stops was in beautiful Puerto Vallarta. We spent a lovely day walking along the beach and doing some shopping. When we got hungry for some food and WiFi and thirsty for a yummy drink we stopped at the Sea Monkey and we were... More 

Thank Julie K
Roxbury, New Jersey
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I stay above the Sea Monkey at the Vista Del Sol which means I ate and drank there many times over the years as well as their sister restaurant , the Cheeky Monkey on the malicon. O.K., granted the food isn't gourmet but I never had a bad meal there. I find the waiters courteous and pleasant to chat with.... More 

Thank nanrich
Spokane Valley, Washington
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23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are looking for a good breakfast, this is the place to go. They have great omelettes, and the price conversions are on the menu... Bathrooms are very clean, and the water is good. Staff will even do a little dance during service....if you ask!

Thank I7192HQPaula
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52 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped by cause wifey needed to pee, so ordered a jumbo beer-garita, a tequila sunrise and guacamole and salsa. All three were good, though a tad over priced. Service was good. No complaints. Not sure it's the type of place I would want to go for dinner, or even lunch, but good for a beer and guac... what can I... More 

1 Thank Cheryl D
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133 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food is always good here....it doesn't matter if you want to go for breakfast, lunch or dinner, they have good food.

Thank debrawmi
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142 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Friends had recommended this restaurant to us. Our visit was one which convinced us to never go back, even though it is close to where we stay. One of our group ordered onion rings, which came out looking slightly green. They had clearly been fried in old oil. Jalapeño poppers were ordered by others and somehow they were greasy and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 10
Mexican, Bar, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, View, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Aquiles Serdan 174, Puerto Vallarta 48300, Mexico (Formerly Epoca)
  • Location: Mexico  >  Jalisco  >  Puerto Vallarta
  • Phone Number: +52 322 222 2174

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?