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Gilmar Restaurant and Bar

Calle Francisco i. Madero 418, Puerto Vallarta 48380, Mexico
+52 322 153 2901
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good30%
  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“shrimp” (9 reviews)
“carne asada” (2 reviews)
“hamburger” (2 reviews)
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8:00 am - 11:00 pmAll hours
$$ - $$$
Calle Francisco i. Madero 418, Puerto Vallarta 48380, Mexico
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11 - 20 of 79 reviews

Reviewed 25 March 2015

After almost a month in PV I was looking for something simple and different. I'd only eaten Mexican food, mostly grilled fish and I wanted a change. To start I had two large servings of fresh OJ at a very reasonable 20 pesos each. I...More

Thank DB1988
Reviewed 19 March 2015

This year, finally made it to Gilmar Restaurant in Puerto Vallarta and so sorry I had not made time for it in previous years. Benjamin and his family are fabulous hosts and the food, presentation, and atmosphere are absolutely the best. There were 5 of...More

2  Thank Barb B
Reviewed 15 March 2015

The salsa made how you like it right at your table was great and the coconut shrimp was amazing! Can't wait to go again and try more of their food

Thank Craig D
Reviewed 10 March 2015

We have been going to Gilmar's for the past 10 years. It is always very good and Benjamin the owner is always pleasant and helpful with menu suggestions. The salsa which he makes table side with roasted tomatoes and the right amount of hot peppers...More

2  Thank Maurice B
Reviewed 1 March 2015

I have been to Gilmar for the last several years and it has always been delicious. We were surprised last night to see only one occupied table. Our meal began with their tradional warm salsa made tableside. Our entrees were absolutely delicious. 2 orders of...More

1  Thank loofahcat
Reviewed 11 February 2015

My husband and I had walked by this little restaurant a number of times. It is not the fanciest place by far, but it is clean and the staff is most friendly and helpful. The food is what sets this place apart from other restaurants....More

1  Thank Judy79
Reviewed 2 February 2015

Have been going there now every year for over 4 years, have never been disappointed, cute Mexican place a few blocks back into the neighborhoods, off the beaten path. It was a great find years ago and this year again, went twice this year. First...More

1  Thank Jim S
Reviewed 26 January 2015

We had a very good meal last night at Gilmar. We had forgotten about this pace because it is on a street we don't have an occasion to walk down. The food is good and the salsa is fantastic! They make it at your table...More

Thank lindaMenloPark
Reviewed 19 December 2014 via mobile

The salsa at this place is prepared at your table. There are some interesting drinks and all the food is great. The Molcajetes are the literally the best in town. Non pretentious nice place to eat centrally located

Thank Alexander A
Reviewed 14 December 2014

We celebrate my birthday at Gilmar's every November. They make the most amazing salsa right at your table. You can tell them how spicy to make it and it is delicious. The meals that we have ordered have always been top quality and very tasty....More

Thank Whipper226
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Open Hours
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Francisco i. Madero 418, Puerto Vallarta 48380, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Jalisco  >  Puerto Vallarta
  • Phone Number: +52 322 153 2901
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