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Riviera Grill

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Av. Paseo de los Cocoteros #35 Sur, Nuevo Vallarta 63735, Mexico
+52 322 297 6545
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12 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Went here twice while we were in this area. Food was really good and they had entertainment. Wide selection on food and all 6 of us ordered something different and it was all very good. Wait staff was also very attentive. Would recommend!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Almost missed it this year.. 14 days here and very close to paradise village we were caught up trying other restaurants. But we always like riviera grill and love the open sir nature and free fruit from thier gardens. Music was quiet and romantic guitar , shrimp fajitas were good and service well done. With extra benefit of good deserts... More 

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Saskatoon
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was very good. I especially liked the tortilla soup but the crab cakes were very good as was the shrimp and tortillas. The singer was excellent and sang a great James Blundt.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had breakfast at the Riviera Grill this morning. It was delicious. My daughter had the red velvet pancakes and my son had Nutella French toast and they both said it was the best they ever had. The eggs and bacon were cooked perfectly. I would highly recommend this place for breakfast.

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Holt, Michigan, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Combination of Bandaras Bay lobster, filet, and BBQ'd ribs! This meal for two was delicious, with a large amount of food for a couple with extra to take home. The platter was not inexpensive but considering the items that were included, reasonable. A very short walk from Playa Royale and plans for a return visit are underway. Recommended.

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Thank Ron F
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016

Been here before, was good. Was told by fellow vacationers last year was not good. We decided to give it a chance, what a surprise! Fantastic! Live entertainment, great food and drinks at a reasonable price! Told our fellow vacationers that it was definitely worth giving it another try!

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Thank Marc B
San Diego, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016

No reservation required, even on U.S. Thanksgiving evening when the restaurants at our resort were very busy. Had very attentive service, plenty of options on the menu plus a turkey special because of Thanksgiving. Our waiter spoke excellent English, the prices were good, they take credit cards, and there was live music the whole time we were there (8-9:30 p.m.)

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Vancouver, BC
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

First time back this year & the salads & fish were good, as always. Jacob is a great waiter & we really enjoy the guitarist that plays there.

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Tigard, Oregon
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016

Service was great, very attentive. Menu has seafood and steak. My wife enjoyed the caprese salad and tempura white fish. My filet was cooked properly, but wasn't the best filet of local offerings. Drinks and wine were very solid, about average with local choices. Given that it's a short walk from our resort, we will come back again. The ambiance... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016

Lobster mmmmmm..live music and freindly staff. No windows or wall with the warm breeze made the evening very relaxing. Just down the road from paradise village.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 6 - USD 20
Cuisine
Mexican, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Av. Paseo de los Cocoteros #35 Sur, Nuevo Vallarta 63735, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Pacific Coast  >  Nayarit  >  Riviera Nayarit  >  Nuevo Vallarta
  • Phone Number: +52 322 297 6545
Description
The Riviera Grill restaurant offers a fun, lively garden atmosphere in the heart of Nuevo Vallarta in Riviera Nayarit.We are located just 3 minutes from Paradise Plaza and within walking distance of all of Nuevo Vallarta's hotels and resorts including Playa Royale, Marival, Grand Velas and Dreams and we are a short taxi ride from Mayan Palace and Flamingos. We are just across from Luma and Ocean Terrace.Choose your spot - sit at the Onyx Bar or sit at a table in our beautiful garden restaurant.You'll love our Contemporary Mexican and Mediterranean Cuisine including Pasta, Mediterranean Seafood Soup, Enchiladas and Chili Rellanos (like you've never had them before!), Tequila Shrimp and Daily Fresh Fish.The Onyx Bar features an international selection of spirits and wine and over 20 different Tequila's.

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