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La Cigale

Calle Hidalgo Esquina Iturbide 398 | 1 block of Main church in town, Puerto Vallarta 48300, Mexico
+52 322 222 7938
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Overview
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good18%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
French, European, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Atmosphere
LOCATION
Calle Hidalgo Esquina Iturbide 398 | 1 block of Main church in town, Puerto Vallarta 48300, Mexico
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1 - 10 of 361 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

If you are looking for a change from mexican food this is the place to go. Away from the noise of the malecon it is a great escape for an excellent dinner. Staff is excellent and make you feel welcome

Thank Anthony C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

2 of us dined in this lovely bistro. The service was impeccable. The food was wonderful. We ate too much, because we wanted to try many things. First was the house cocoette. Small thick creamy casserole. A bit salty from the ingredients, but smooth and...More

Thank NicMant
Reviewed 12 August 2017

When a restaurant can make a Vesper Martini, you know you are in a place that knows their food and drink. A cute and intimate space with attentive staff. I keep returning each year on my annual visit to PV.More

Thank Steve B
La Cigale F, Propriétaire at La Cigale, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2017

BONJOUR, Thank you very much for your visit and to take the time to review our restaurant! We are sincerely really happy that you enjoyed you dinner at our establishment. We work very hard to make sure our guests have a good experience when visiting...More

Reviewed 6 August 2017

My friend and I dined here on our first night back in Puerto Vallarta. The restaurant is in a nice central location about a block or so from the Parroquia de Nuestra Señora de Guadalupe church. Our menu selection for the evening was: Starters: (2)...More

Thank tmartazu
La Cigale F, Propriétaire at La Cigale, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2017

BONJOUR, Thank you very much for your visit and to take the time to review our restaurant! We are sincerely really happy that you enjoyed you dinner at our establishment. We work very hard to make sure our guests have a good experience when visiting...More

Reviewed 31 July 2017

We had a reservation to try out this restaurant, and found a very nice place, with friendly very attentive servers, and an ample menu with characteristic French dishes. We enjoyed a Kir Royale and a nice fois gras terrine each, then a seared tuna steak...More

Thank wjuengst
La Cigale F, Propriétaire at La Cigale, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2017

BONJOUR, Thank you very much for your visit and to take the time to review our restaurant! We are sincerely really happy that you enjoyed you dinner at our establishment. We work very hard to make sure our guests have a good experience when visiting...More

Reviewed 30 July 2017

We left our condo with no set plans and headed for the Malecon. As a family of five, it's difficult to find a restaurant that satisfies all our desires. The moment we entered the restaurant we were welcomed by the cool air-con and a happy...More

Thank Steve D
La Cigale F, Propriétaire at La Cigale, responded to this reviewResponded 30 July 2017

BONJOUR, Thank you very much for your visit and to take the time to review our restaurant! We are sincerely really happy that you enjoyed you dinner at our establishment. We work very hard to make sure our guests have a good experience when visiting...More

Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Classy small romantic French bistro by the church. Ambience compete with Paris Montmartre small bistros!! The Food is delicious and the service was fantastic as well. We will definitely go back again and again. MERCI for the great evening La Cigale!!!More

Thank sergio noe g
La Cigale F, Responsable relations clients at La Cigale, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2017

BONJOUR, Thank you very much for your visit and to take the time to review our restaurant! We are sincerely really happy that you enjoyed you dinner at our establishment. We work very hard to make sure our guests have a good experience when visiting...More

Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

This is a small French cafe just a block up from the church off the main square. It is creatively decorated with all sorts of memorabilia attached to the walls. The staff was very friendly and attentive. We ordered a variety of food from appetizers...More

Thank calota
La Cigale F, Propriétaire at La Cigale, responded to this reviewResponded 18 June 2017

BONJOUR, Thank you very much for your visit and to take the time to review our restaurant! We are sincerely really happy that you enjoyed you dinner at our establishment. We work very hard to make sure our guests have a good experience when visiting...More

Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Had a wonderful evening here with my mom. We came in late and were the last to leave. We were treated like it was the beginning of the evening. The food served delightfully hot and fresh. Our server Adriana, was gracious and sweet. We will...More

Thank christine g
La Cigale F, Propriétaire at La Cigale, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2017

BONJOUR, Thank you very much for your visit and to take the time to review our restaurant! We are sincerely really happy that you enjoyed you dinner at our establishment. We work very hard to make sure our guests have a good experience when visiting...More

Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

To find yourself transported to France while in the heart of Puerto Vallarta. This is a serious don't miss. The ambience, food, and service were excellent. Simple food perfectly executed. The best French onion soup I've had in decades. I had just had great French...More

Thank Sharon B
La Cigale F, Propriétaire at La Cigale, responded to this reviewResponded 2 June 2017

BONJOUR, Thank you very much for your visit and to take the time to review our restaurant! We are sincerely really happy that you enjoyed you dinner at our establishment. We work very hard to make sure our guests have a good experience when visiting...More

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Response from Bigmike1126 | Reviewed this property |
No I feel it was inexpensive! Great quality!
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Linda W
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Response from wasen | Reviewed this property |
322-222-7938 is their phone number - call to make a reservation.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 20
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Monday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Hidalgo Esquina Iturbide 398 | 1 block of Main church in town, Puerto Vallarta 48300, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Jalisco  >  Puerto Vallarta
  • Phone Number: +52 322 222 7938
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