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Cheeky Monkey

Diaz Ordaz 556 | Malecon, Puerto Vallarta 48310, Mexico
322-222-8938
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Ranked #95 of 671 Restaurants in Puerto Vallarta
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $3 - $15
Good for: Bar scene, Special occasions, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Late Night, Dessert
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Good for: Bar scene, Special occasions, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Late Night, Dessert
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  • Spanish first
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English first
Conifer, Colorado
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

I'll probably regret telling you this because it already is fairly crowded, but we go every year for the dollar beer and Margaritas, and the beautiful sunset accompanied by music. We found the food to be fine for "bar" appetizers and something to nosh on while drinking, Friendly staff, quick service. A PV tradition for us. Remember to tip big... More

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Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

Cold Beer and great view for some but please do not try the food....at it's best it is bad.... it really seems at the high season a spot many ex-pats meet and greet and not much more than that.... attempted the food once and that was enough for me.

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Kingston, Canada
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

We spent a lot of time here. Food was great and we loved the $1 beer and Margarittas. The staff was amazing and so friendly which kept us going back. Give it a try.

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Lafayette, Indiana
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26 reviews 26 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

The drinks are really cheap and good!! The staff was great! The view is the best part, amazing! We go here every time in PV, one of our stops!

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corvallis
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Cheap drinks, good eats and lots of fun people.We sat upstairs was great to watch people!Bring your camera and enjoy the other tourists had to hurry we had to hurry back to our cruise ship the Shapphire Princess.

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Red Wing, Minnesota
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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

When in Puerto Vallarta we always stop at the Cheeky Monkey for margaritas while over looking the Bay of Banderas. You can't ask for a more scenic stop with a fun, open atmosphere. We love the second story view and hanging with our friends chatting over margaritas and nachos.

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DeForest, Wisconsin
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Cheeky Monkey has a great setting with a wonderful view of the ocean and beautiful sunsets. The drinks are good for the price and some of the appetizers. A fun place to hang out when downtown.

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Sydney
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Great place for breakfast and the staff are attentive & friendly. Loved the coffee - Mirabella from memory. Great green ham and eggs and kids devoured the buttermilk pancakes and the delicious milkshakes. "Best shakes ever"!

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Urbandale, Iowa
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19 reviews 19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

This is one of favorite places to go in Puerto Vallarta. We have gone here (and its sister restaurant the Sea Monkey) for the last few years and have never been disappointed. $1 Beers that are ice cold. Also, they bring you ice cold washcloths to cool down with as you sit down. I have seen some people complain about... More

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Nuevo Vallarta, Mexico
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Great view, that's for sure! But when we arrived, we were sat down and informed that they didn't have everything on their menu. Why? Because their kitchen was closing for the season the next day. Understandable due to it being all outdoor, but when they have to go buy bottles of water to give to us, that's weird. Despite that,... More

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