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Frida Restaurant

Av. Cocoteros, 98 Sur | Bahía de Banderas, Nuevo Vallarta 63735, Mexico
+52 322 226 8677
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Overview
  • Excellent78%
  • Very good14%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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CUISINES
Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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Av. Cocoteros, 98 Sur | Bahía de Banderas, Nuevo Vallarta 63735, Mexico
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Gustavo and his staf made it a memorable night. Make sure you ask for his guacamole at the table and the after dinner mexican coffee fire show.More

Thank Craig M
ExecAccount, EXECUTIVE CHEF at Frida Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you, Craig, for highlighting the fine efforts of Gustavo and his team. They truly do have a sixth sense in providing you and all our culinary connoisseurs those extra touches that make the evening an enchanting experience and I certainly hope to have your...More

Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

Excellent food but above all the best service from the crew there. I have to highlight Francisco, who took care of us at Pilaf, at a company reception and Azul. Francisco took the time to explain every dish with perfect attention to details! Thank you...More

1  Thank FJQ2001
ExecAccount, EXECUTIVE CHEF at Frida Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

We are truly blessed to have the talents of Francisco on our staff. His dedication to his career has lifted him above many of his colleagues, and his knowledge of our kitchens, service, and elegance places him on the short list for promotion. Thank you...More

Reviewed 9 March 2018

The guacamole was awesome. I really enjoyed the bread stuffed with blue cheese. The braised short rib was fabulous! The service was great.More

Thank Tara T
ExecAccount, EXECUTIVE CHEF at Frida Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 April 2018

I am pleased that you had the opportunity of savoring just some of the creative items on Frida’s menu. I am pleased to know that you liked our guacamole, the stuffed bread, the braised ribs but, most of all, that you found “the service great.”...More

Reviewed 19 January 2018

We had dinner here one evening during our vacation. The fresh guacamole made at our table was the best part. The rest of the meal was unremarkable.More

Thank MoonCat6
ExecAccount, EXECUTIVE CHEF at Frida Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 21 February 2018

We very much appreciate the time invested in sharing your perception of our restaurant Frida. We are very sorry to hear about your dissatisfaction with our Mexican fare. Granted you honor us with your visit in the near future, please do not hesitate in contacting...More

Reviewed 2 January 2018

Really should have more options. We were not very happy with our meals or the service. It took forever to even get water.More

Thank Autumn M
ExecAccount, EXECUTIVE CHEF at Frida Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 21 February 2018

Thank you for commenting about your experience at Frida. I regret having heard about your dissatisfaction with the food variety and service, had I been informed on the spot, I would have gladly prepared any craving you might have had at the time in addition...More

Reviewed 21 November 2017

Start with guacamole prepared at your table, delicious, I ordered seared ahi. Great piece of tuna but not seared hot enough on the outside. Excellent potato. Sorbet cone as a freebie. Good Mexican wine recommended.More

Thank KWAJT
ExecAccount, EXECUTIVE CHEF at Frida Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you very much for selecting Frida Restaurant for your evening of fine dining. As a 4 Diamond restaurant, we take much pride in our service, menu, and ambiance. We also place much emphasis on the little details such as elegance in service and fine...More

Reviewed 31 October 2017

If you like being serenaded by beautiful live guitar playing while dining on fabulously prepared meals, then this is the place for you. They also pour shots of some of the best top shelf tequila if you like. From the appetizers to the desserts, everything...More

Thank Rogue_Valley_Jeeper
ExecAccount, EXECUTIVE CHEF at Frida Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 17 November 2017

Your rating and comments about your recent experience at our restaurant Frida give us a sense of satisfaction for having been able to provide such a wonderful time for you. We strive at offering this kind of experience every time we have the honor of...More

Reviewed 3 August 2017

If there's a restaurant at Grand Velas that can be skipped, it's Frida. The food was very blah. I ordered the Tuna and it was very dry (overcooked). It didn't do much for us.More

Thank Stockee
ExecAccount, EXECUTIVE CHEF at Frida Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2017

Thank you for visiting our Mexican dining option Frida, and for sharing with us your comments and observations. I regret that your dinner was not as you expected. Perhaps the overcooking of the tuna was one of the rare occasions that the cook was distracted;...More

Reviewed 23 July 2017

My family thoroughly enjoyed supper here. Best chips, salsa and guacamole. Catch of the day was light and filling. Kids dessert was a perfect.More

Thank MNP217
ExecAccount, EXECUTIVE CHEF at Frida Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2017

I appreciate your kind words, which reflect the memorable dining experience that you and your family enjoyed in our fine-dining Mexican restaurant, Frida. As you mentioned, we welcome our valued guests with an exquisite chips, salsa, and guacamole, three traditional appetizers of the Mexican food....More

Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is the whole package! We are here twice and next trip we'll be here nightly! We had Carlos as our server the first night and requested him again because of his attention to detail, fabulous service and charisma, and his deep knowledge of...More

Thank asolferino
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Av. Cocoteros, 98 Sur | Bahía de Banderas, Nuevo Vallarta 63735, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Pacific Coast  >  Nayarit  >  Riviera Nayarit  >  Nuevo Vallarta
  • Phone Number: +52 322 226 8677
Description
Celebrating the legacy of the Mexican painter Frida Kahlo, Frida offers exceptional Mexican cuisine with a modern twist and live music.
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