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La Estancia

Paseo de la Marina Norte 435 | Marina Vallarta, Puerto Vallarta 48354, Mexico
+52 322 226 0000
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Mexican, Contemporary, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Paseo de la Marina Norte 435 | Marina Vallarta, Puerto Vallarta 48354, Mexico
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A little pricey for at $490 pesos but lots of options from pasta bar, taco bar, lots of vegies and pre-cooked dishes, and prime rib. Room felt like a big cafeteria / convention room - service was good. Food is good. Worth going to to...More

Thank Travels-with-Michael
Fred R, F&B Director at La Estancia, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Travels-with-Michael, Thank you so much for coming to La Estancia and trying out our buffet, the variety is really amazing and our guests and clients have loved it, I'm so glad you did too! Thank you for your observations which are truly valued and...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ate breakfast here during a stay at the Marriott Casa Magna. We opted to order from the menu rather than having the buffet, and our food was delicious. Our server was Carlos, and he took great care of us! We would definitely return again...More

Thank Jerri R
Fred R, F&B Director at La Estancia, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Jerri R, Thank you very much for coming to La Estancia for breakfast, it's great that you got to try our menu options that are just as delicious as our buffet, specially coming with great service and attention like the one Carlos provides, thanks...More

Reviewed 18 March 2018

The staff at La Estancia is extremely pleasant and professional. From Carlos the manager to Andrea who makes the best pancakes, eggs, omelets, and waffles all with the greatest smile and service anywhere means you wont be disappointed here. The variety of fresh fruit and...More

Thank Joe D
Fred R, F&B Director at La Estancia, responded to this reviewResponded 21 March 2018

Dear Joe D, Thank you so much for staying with us and coming to La Estancia, it is great to read that everything was satisfactory and that you got the best service from Carlos and Andrea, they really give their absolute best. We will be...More

Reviewed 5 March 2018

We had the breakfast buffet and dinner in this restaurant. Both meals were very good and reasonably priced.More

Thank Z2665XGmikeh
Fred R, F&B Director at La Estancia, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2018

Dear Z2665XGmikeh, It's great that you could try both breakfast and dinner, they're so different from each other and they're both worth trying, I am very glad you enjoyed them! Thank you so much for your comments, we are looking forward to welcoming you again!...More

Reviewed 13 February 2018

This restaurant is at the Marriot Hotel. Walk through to the beach. It is not necessary to be a hotel guest although they can make reservations and appear to get preferred seating.The service was prompt and friendly. The menu was varied. We had the catch...More

Thank deltlover
Fred R, F&B Director at La Estancia, responded to this reviewResponded 13 February 2018

Dear deltlover, Thank you so much for coming to La Estancia, we appreciate your visit a lot! What a pleasure to read that you enjoyed our catch of the day and that it was so yummy to you. We would love to have you back...More

Reviewed 8 January 2018

It was alright but it is a buffet. Not worth the money overall unless you just absolutely want a fairly wide variety. Quality of offerings were suffering for such a premium price. I would skip it next trip for sure!!! D.More

1  Thank DYoung0317
Fred R, General Manager at La Estancia, responded to this reviewResponded 9 January 2018

Dear DYoung0317, Thank you so much for trying out another one of our restaurants, we work everyday to bring you a better overall experience and we appreciate very much your comments on how to improve. Thank you! Sincerely, Fred Ruiz F&B Director Marriott Puerto Vallarta...More

Reviewed 7 November 2017

It's hard to find any other breakfast buffet that gives you the variety this restaurant has. Ten types of juices - made to order omelettes, mini waffles, egg rolls (yes!) Excellent service...Perfect!!!!More

Thank Angela P
Fred R, F&B Director at La Estancia, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2017

Wow! You seem to really love our buffet! It's yours to enjoy anytime you want! With all that variety you can keep coming and have something different every time! Thank you so much for your preference! Best regards, Fred Ruiz F&B Director Marriott Puerto Vallarta...More

Reviewed 21 October 2017

Ah, we come to Casa Magna Marriott often. La Estancia is a good stop for breakfast. Look for REYNA. She is simply brilliant. She serves us very well and makes our trips more enjoyable. Breakfast is a nice spread. American and Mexican food. Well cooked....More

Thank Jim A
Fred R, F&B Director at La Estancia, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2017

Dear Jim A, How is it possible not to love Reyna? She is a true gem and with a great heart, that's why all of our guests love her. She will love to hear your comments! We're so glad that you enjoyed your La Estancia...More

Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

We ate breakfast here every morning. Fresh grapefruit juice and coffee with real cream to die for. Fruit of every variety. Chorizo omelet was excellent. Every kind of sweet bread to choose from. Always good! Service was spot on!More

Thank cathie970
Fred R, F&B Director at La Estancia, responded to this reviewResponded 30 September 2017

Dear cathie970, Another Marriott Puerto Vallarta restaurant you got to try! Wow, breakfast buffet every day here is like heaven! I'm so glad you could enjoy all of our variety of sweet bread and fruit, we just love to see such a satisfied customer, come...More

Reviewed 12 September 2017

We stayed at this hotel and the breakfast buffet was included in our package. There was a huge variety of fresh food, both local and international options. Andrea makes awesome omelets and waffles to order!More

Thank Avonlea R
Fred R, F&B Director at La Estancia, responded to this reviewResponded 16 September 2017

Dear Avonlea R, How wonderful you could make a stop at La Estancia and got to meet Andrea, she's truly the best, as a person and as a cook... mouthwatering omelettes and waffles! Did you get to try the other restaurants at Marriott Puerto Vallarta?...More

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10 December 2016|
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Response from David G | Property representative |
Dear traveler, Thank you very much for contacting us. Yes, we will offer an special Christmas and New Year's Eve dinner in La Estancia. We will celebrate it on 3 different dates: Dec 24th, 25th and 31th. It is from 6:00... More
24 March 2016|
Response from tcwidder | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I am sorry but I do not know for sure that La Estancia is open to the public. I am sure that it is open on Easter Sunday. And my guess is that it would be open to the public. When we were there they did not ask for a... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
6:30 am - 1:00 pm
6:30 am - 12:00 pm
6:30 am - 12:00 pm
6:30 am - 12:00 pm
6:30 am - 12:00 pm
6:30 am - 12:00 pm
6:30 am - 12:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Paseo de la Marina Norte 435 | Marina Vallarta, Puerto Vallarta 48354, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Jalisco  >  Puerto Vallarta
  • Phone Number: +52 322 226 0000
The newly renovated CasaMagna Marriott Puerto Vallarta’s main restaurant, La Estancia, strives to set the highest standards in authentic Mexican cuisine. Drawing on pre-Hispanic, colonial and modern traditions, La Estancia menu reflects rich culinary heritage combined with contemporary trends. With a focus on ‘Antojitos,’ classic Mexican snacks or small plates, the menu offers guests the opportunity to indulge in regional specialty dishes.
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