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south of Nuevo Vallarta, Nuevo Vallarta, Mexico
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Dining options: Dinner, Lunch

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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 of 5 stars
Best food for the price

This sounds like it is related to Mauricios near Home Depot. We have gone there every year for the last 10 years. The food is delicious and they always give free appetizer and dessert. I always get a bucket of beer on ice and they just charge for the opened ones. Many times we have had free shots... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 4, 2015
Gloria H
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

This sounds like it is related to Mauricios near Home Depot. We have gone there every year for the last 10 years. The food is delicious and they always give free appetizer and dessert. I always get a bucket of beer on ice and they just charge for the opened ones. Many times we have had free shots of tequila... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Mauricio's is one of my favorite Mexican restaurants and like to pay a visit to them on each trip. Value for your money and always a lot on the plate. Everyone who visits Vallarta should give them a try.

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Tucson, Arizona
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

This is not your selection for a spotless clean, king crab or lobster type of dinner in an enclosed air conditioned locale. This is more like for the adventurous outsider looking to grasp the local tastes and spicy typical seafood the Mexican way. In a wide open building -really open- you can even hear and feel the traffic flowing through... More 

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Akron, Ohio
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Fun establishment and large portions of delicious food. I always order lobster and shrimp. (Seafood platter) The food is always fresh, delicious, and plentiful. Two people could actually share a platter, depending on their appetite. I will usually eat there at least twice during my vacation.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

The place is alive with energy, and the staff is eager to ensure you are satisfied. We usually focus on their shrimp combinations but this time some of us also had BBQ with the shrimp. The food is cooked to perfection and is plentiful. We will go back next vacation!

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Mexico City, Mexico
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

it is a traditional vey cheap restaurant in the area who used to be good but now the quality and the amount of food have decreased. now I can not recommend this place

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San Antonio, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

Cabbie recommended this seafood restaurant in Puerto Vallarta. We were thrilled with the value and the quality of their selections. Although this place is away from rhe typical touristy locations it was well worth our effort to track it down. Service was very friendly and the pricing was very well priced. This is highly recommended.

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Flin Flon, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2014

We sat down and almost immediately were brought a cup of seafood broth and a marlin ceviche. Both delicious. Our meals were huge and very tasty. Jose Luis stopped by with a bottle of tequila several times. When the meal was done we were served fried banana--mm mm and a shot of baileys?? We were celebrating our friends birthday and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2013

Great place, good location and easy to get to. Nice for a family . November Is a wonderful time to be in mexico.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2013 via mobile

We drove to Mauricios for lunch, and have to say that this place has the greatest food. The food pleased everyone in our family from my pickie eater to grandma who knows best. We tried lobster, shrimp, & fish plate, BBQ plate and they were delicious. My husband wanted to try the sarandiado fish but they were too big about... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: south of Nuevo Vallarta, Nuevo Vallarta, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Pacific Coast  >  Nayarit  >  Riviera Nayarit  >  Nuevo Vallarta

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Seafood

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