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Riviera Grill

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Av. Paseo de los Cocoteros #35 Sur, Nuevo Vallarta 63735, Mexico
+52 322 297 6545
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Dining options: Dinner, Dessert, Late Night, Reservations
Description: The Riviera Grill restaurant offers a fun, lively garden atmosphere in the...
The Riviera Grill restaurant offers a fun, lively garden atmosphere in the heart of Nuevo Vallarta in Riviera Nayarit.We are located just 3 minutes from Paradise Plaza and within walking distance of all of Nuevo Vallarta's hotels and resorts including Playa Royale, Marival, Grand Velas and Dreams and we are a short taxi ride from Mayan Palace and Flamingos. We are just across from Luma and Ocean Terrace.Choose your spot - sit at the Onyx Bar or sit at a table in our beautiful garden restaurant.You'll love our Contemporary Mexican and Mediterranean Cuisine including Pasta, Mediterranean Seafood Soup, Enchiladas and Chili Rellanos (like you've never had them before!), Tequila Shrimp and Daily Fresh Fish.The Onyx Bar features an international selection of spirits and wine and over 20 different Tequila's.
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  • 11
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  • 14
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
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We have walked past Riviera Grill many times without stopping to eat. This year we decided to stop in and were not dismayed. The food presentation was of high caliber. I had the Coconut Shrimp served on a bed of mashed potatoes with coconut milk- yum!!!! Dessert was excellent. Be sure to add... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 26, 2015
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New Holland, Pennsylvania
Good for:
  • Large groups
  • Entertaining clients
  • Romantic
  • Special occasions
  • Local cuisine
  • Families with children
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New Holland, Pennsylvania
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69 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

We have walked past Riviera Grill many times without stopping to eat. This year we decided to stop in and were not dismayed. The food presentation was of high caliber. I had the Coconut Shrimp served on a bed of mashed potatoes with coconut milk- yum!!!! Dessert was excellent. Be sure to add this to your next trip.

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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25 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

We've been there several times and it was good. Last night the bottom fell out. We had 4 different selections and they were all below par. Yikes.

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Cleveland, Ohio
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

This is a lovely restaurant with very good food. The staff was excellent and so friendly. The owner was a very nice man who made a point of talking to us before we left the restaurant. I definitely recommend this restaurant for a pleasant night out.

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Gypsum, Colorado
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

Our meals were delicious and the presentation was that of an upscale eatery. Free margs with coupon (that they give you at the door!)

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London, Canada
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36 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

Absolutely lovely restaurant. The atmosphere is as if you are sitting in the jungle. Live music..loved everything about it. The food was fantastic. I ordered one of the specials, Mahi Mahi in a cilantro cream on a roasted portabello mushroom. It was served to me on a hot tile. Great presentation. It didn't look like a lot of food, but... More 

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Alliance, Nebraska
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

We ate here twice during our stay. Had coconut shrimp and Mahi Mahi. Great music as we ate. Margaritas were also good.

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Edmonton, Canada
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

This was our third visit to Riviera Grill. The Tuna steak was fabulous as usual. The atmosphere is wonderful and the outdoor ambiance splendid. The service was very good and the presentation is excellent.

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Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

This restaurant is very romantic and trendy . The food is delicious and the ambiance/ outdoors love this place!

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Stillwater Mn.
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12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

We enjoyed the live music, the jungle atmosphere, service and food. I would say they have an excellent menu that everyone would find something they like. They also have a special board with some very nice items that change. We had the calamari appetizer was good, I liked the lemon grass sauce but the breading was too salty. The Mahi... More 

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McAlester, Oklahoma, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

This place is a must. The music is good MOST of the time. The wait staff is good all of the time. Great chicken wings, if you are a fan. Altogether a great meal and well worth the price.

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Additional Information about Riviera Grill

Address: Av. Paseo de los Cocoteros #35 Sur, Nuevo Vallarta 63735, Mexico
Phone Number: +52 322 297 6545
Location: Mexico  >  Pacific Coast  >  Nayarit  >  Riviera Nayarit  >  Nuevo Vallarta
Average Prices: USD 6 - 20
Cuisine: Mexican, Mediterranean, Barbecue

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Av. Paseo de los Cocoteros #35 Sur, Nuevo Vallarta 63735, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Pacific Coast  >  Nayarit  >  Riviera Nayarit  >  Nuevo Vallarta
  • Phone Number: +52 322 297 6545

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 6 - 20
  • Price Range: $ $
  • Cuisine: Mexican, Mediterranean, Barbecue

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Large groups, Entertaining clients, Romantic, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Families with children

Description

The Riviera Grill restaurant offers a fun, lively garden atmosphere in the heart of Nuevo Vallarta in Riviera Nayarit.We are located just 3 minutes from Paradise Plaza and within walking distance of all of Nuevo Vallarta's hotels and resorts including Playa Royale, Marival, Grand Velas and Dreams and we are a short taxi ride from Mayan Palace and Flamingos. We are just across from Luma and Ocean Terrace.Choose your spot - sit at the Onyx Bar or sit at a table in our beautiful garden restaurant.You'll love our Contemporary Mexican and Mediterranean Cuisine including Pasta, Mediterranean Seafood Soup, Enchiladas and Chili Rellanos (like you've never had them before!), Tequila Shrimp and Daily Fresh Fish.The Onyx Bar features an international selection of spirits and wine and over 20 different Tequila's.

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