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Porto Bello Bistro & Lounge

| Nuevo Vallarta Plaza Building loc. 4, Nuevo Vallarta 63732, Mexico
+52 322 297 6719
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good19%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
| Nuevo Vallarta Plaza Building loc. 4, Nuevo Vallarta 63732, Mexico
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1 - 10 of 226 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

We have been going to the Porto Bella since it opened. The Lasanaga and the cannelloni are the best around. Salads are very good, nice wine selection, good dersets, nice view of the river. Great staff

Thank SenoraNancy
Reviewed 1 week ago

Porto Bello has a very nice outdoor dining area (indoor too) on a waterway. Service is very good. We had dinner there, and we always seem to go for our old favorites. The salmon pasta dish is really outstanding. The other fish dishes are great...More

Thank Charles L
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were a group of 12 celebrating a birthday. Staff were very accommodating and flexible. We all had drinks and shared appetizers. Everyone enjoyed their appetizers except for the polpette (meatballs) which were very bland with an overly sweet tomato sauce. I had the eggplant...More

Thank cmbtraveller
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We really enjoyed this Italian restaurant at the marina in Nuevo Vallarta - especially Oscar Single one of the managers and a very smiling, attentive man. Very interesting as well, as he told us his story of going through rigorous channels to become a dual...More

Thank bill d
Reviewed 1 week ago

The location is lovely and the food is exceptional The mussels are incredible and Ceasar salad is a must

Thank Sherri M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Porto Bello is a terrific restaurant overlooking the back part of the marina. You can sit on the patio, watching the birds in the air and in the trees, and the fish in the water. Manuel and Alex provided excellent food, service, and conversation. We...More

Thank Nadine L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of my favorite places to go eat for Dinner, thats a really Nice place to visit. I highly reccomended..Once you go the first time, you Will wanna comeback again and again. If you are looking for a romantic Dinner, this is perfect....More

Thank Israel C
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Amazing food, very friendly family atmosphere and the staff all made us feel very much at home. Our three kids raved about the pizza, and I had some delicious shrimp, pasta and salad. Out of our party of six everyone agreed that this was our...More

Thank meltdownmel
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Our second visit to Porto Bello at this location. The restaurant is beautiful, the service spectacular. The food is very good. Sauces are a bit heavy for my taste, but all 6 of us thoroughly enjoyed our experience and would return.

Thank Patti T
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

Someone told us about this restaurant. We saw the great reviews on trip advisor and we decided to go. We walked from Mayan Palace, through the beach. The restaurant is super nice. Beautiful decor inside. I took my kids and the staff was very nice...More

Thank conyna19
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werner r
7 February 2015|
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Response from Paul J | Reviewed this property |
Porto Bello Bistro is located in Nuevo Vallarta at a walking distance from the Grand Mayan Resort. There is also a Porto Bello Bistro, same owner, same quality of food and service in the Marina of Puerto Vallarta.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 9 - USD 30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Television, Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Parking Available, Highchairs Available
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Nuevo Vallarta Plaza Building loc. 4, Nuevo Vallarta 63732, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Pacific Coast  >  Nayarit  >  Riviera Nayarit  >  Nuevo Vallarta
  • Phone Number: +52 322 297 6719
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After 20 years of service in our resaturante in Marina Vallarta we decided to open our second home in Nuevo Vallarta making a change in our image, with a Terrace, Bistro and Luonge where we serve our best dishes with our excellent Porto Bello service and Music of our DJ
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