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Mariscos El Coleguita

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Carretera Punta de Mita, Km 4, La Cruz de Huanacaxtle, Mexico
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11:00 am - 7:00 am
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Description: The third and newest addition the El Coleguita restaurants in Puerto...
The third and newest addition the El Coleguita restaurants in Puerto Vallarta and environs. This one in La Cruz de Huanacaxtle overlooking Bahia de Banderas on the Riviera Nayarit
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
shrimp, shrimp

love the tequilla on the tables, great service, plentiful portions. Will definately return...price is right, too!

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 3, 2015
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31 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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La Cruz de Huanacaxtle, Mexico
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19 reviews 19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

As reviewed elsewhere, the La Cruz location closed some time ago in 2014 and have the newer one en route to PV near Starbucks and in the PV Marina. We have been to the newer one several times, as recently as November. The mosquitoes were terrible and took away the pleasure somewhat. The quality, view and atmosphere didn't make up... More 

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idaho
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23 reviews 23 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

love the tequilla on the tables, great service, plentiful portions. Will definately return...price is right, too!

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Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014

Very sad to say that the owner has chosen to close this location. There are still teo others close to PV but the food is not as good and the prices have increased. Disappointed.

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2013

The staff was friendly, prices are good, and food was great!! This will be a restaurant we will return to, had a great time. There is a hotel next to the restaurent with ocean views for about $40.00 a night, the rooms are nice.

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Toronto, Canada
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44 reviews 44 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

The quality of the seafood is VERY GOOD. i dined at El Coliguita a few times during my winter stay in Bucerias and was thoroughly pleased each time. Granted the FREE tequila is rough but the Margaritas were very good. The fish platter is their signature dish and the mixed seafood platter will satisfy completely. My friend who ordered the... More 

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Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2013

Not a favorite. You can't make up for the shortcomings in the quality of the food by trying to cover it up with cheap tequila.

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Virginia
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14 reviews 14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2013

From the tequila shots to the grilled banana and Kahlua after dinner, this restaurant is a keeper. The coconut shrimp s the best ever, and you get about 12 for 119 pesos, which includes all the extras. Most things on the menu are priced similarly. The margaritas are 50 pesos, and are big and beautiful. Warning, they take only cash!

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University Place, Washington
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2013

El Coleguita was recommended to us by the gentleman who managed the house we rented in La Cruz...so glad he did! My only regret was that we didn't go earlier in the trip cause we would have visited multiple times. Our food was GREAT, especially the fish wrapped in shrimp and bacon!. We had kids with us, 1 and 4,... More 

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Kingston, Canada
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2013

We were introduced to this place by friends when it was known as the "109" because most of the menu items cost 109 pesos. The prices were jacked up 10 pesos, so now it's the "119" (Lobster will run you more). Still the best. Tequila, fish broth starters, and lots to choose from on the menu. Mango margarita last trip... More 

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Edmonton, Canada
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29 reviews 29 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2013

Well I've written about El Colequita before but we were just there again with friends. Prices have gone up 10 pesos, big deal, still the best value anywhere for perfectly prepared shrimp. The meal includes tequila (endless), soup, main, fried plantain for dessert (endless), kahlua and milk (endless) all for under $10CDN, AND a beautiful view of the bay, how... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Carretera Punta de Mita, Km 4, La Cruz de Huanacaxtle, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Pacific Coast  >  Nayarit  >  Riviera Nayarit  >  La Cruz de Huanacaxtle

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican

Description

The third and newest addition the El Coleguita restaurants in Puerto Vallarta and environs. This one in La Cruz de Huanacaxtle overlooking Bahia de Banderas on the Riviera Nayarit
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 7:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 7:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 7:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 7:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 7:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 7:00 am

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