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“Authentic gem. Best tapas in town.” 5 of 5 stars
Review of La Albufera - CLOSED

La Albufera
Aquiles Serdan 242 | Emilano Zapata, Puerto Vallarta 48314, Mexico
322 2935530
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Price range: $4 - $15
Cuisines: Spanish
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Good for: Special occasions, Romantic, Families with children, Doing business
Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Delivery, Reservations, Takeout
Anchorage, Alaska
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“Authentic gem. Best tapas in town.”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2010

If you looking for an authentic place to eat where the local go to eat, this is the place. A friend of mine who live in PV took me there the first time. Went back again and was not disappointed. The place is family owned and operated. The restaurant is new and owned by a second generation Mexican family of mixed Spanish and German decent. I was told that the Paella is grandma's recipe from Spain. If you about are picky paellas, as I am, you may care to know that this is valencia style with real saffron.

The location is not in the touristy part of town. Try it once and you will walk away satisfied and certainly impressed with the chef's passion for cooking authentic Spanish food. I thin k they deliver too.

    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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“Great prices, kind service and awesome...”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2010

Great prices, kind service and awesome food. Definatelly a real Spanish taste. Try the paella and sangria... Delicious!

    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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