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Chef's Pass

Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
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Tour with Chef’s Pass - Puerto Vallarta Food Tours and discover the delicious cuisine and history of Puerto Vallarta. Chef’s Pass - Puerto Vallarta provides four unique culinary experiences in the historic neighborhoods of Downtown (El Centro) and Old Town (Emiliano Zapata). Chef's Pass - Puerto Vallarta Food Tours feature local, family owned and operated restaurants and street stands. Each tour's menus are curated to highlight cuisine that evokes​ each restaurant's rich cultural and family traditions ​while allowing for contemporary riffs on classic recipes.​
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2 reviews
Eat your way through Puerto Vallarta’s Emiliano Zapata neighborhood (Old Town) on this evening walking tour—a great choice for foodies and first-time visitors. Visit some of the city's best street food stands and taste authentic tacos, a tamale, some churros, and a crepe. In between tastings, get the inside scoop on Puerto Vallarta’s street food scene and learn about the neighborhood’s history and traditions.
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from $58.00
7 reviews
Enjoy a seven-course taste of Puerto Vallarta’s Old Town when you tour four well-loved eateries in the Emiliano Zapata neighborhood. At each of the first three restaurants, you will get the chance to sample two dishes, each based on a generations old recipe. The tour concludes at the fourth stop, a street side food stand for hand crafted dessert crepes.
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from $69.00
18 reviews
Experience a culinary journey like no other and get to know the delicious cuisine of Puerto Vallarta . On this half-day progressive dinner extravaganza tour, discover four award-winning, family-owned and operated restaurants. At each place, sit down and enjoy a 3-course meal, before a knowledgeable guide escorts you to the next gastronomic adventure. With 12 courses included, bring your appetite!
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from $88.00
7 reviews
Eat your way through Puerto Vallarta’s top culinary neighborhoods and get a taste of authentic and creative Mexican food. Your guide will take you on a progressive walking tour of Emeliana Zapata and into the Romantic Zone, stopping at three local eateries for a three dish tasting menu at each. This Puerto Vallarta food tour is a great way to experience award-winning restaurants, owned and operated by locals.
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from $78.00
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Reviewed June 13, 2019 via mobile

This was a great local food experience. Alvaro was a great guide, taking us around the Old Town to some of his favourite spots. He took time to walk us along the river and tell us about the history of the town, as well as...More

Date of experience: June 2019
2  Thank Geoff P
daveostlund, Owner at Chef's Pass, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for choosing the Eat Where the Locals Eat in Old Town tour. We're very happy to learn you had a great experience. Thank you for the nice review.

Reviewed May 4, 2019 via mobile

I went on this tour with a group of friends from college, and it was hands down one of the best parts of our trip! Our guide went above and beyond to take us to amazing local restaurants, and ensure we had an amazing time!...More

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daveostlund, Owner at Chef's Pass, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for this nice review. Daniella is the best guide in all of Vallarta. I am very happy to hear that you enjoyed her depth of knowledge and the food.

Reviewed March 28, 2019

Our three-generation family of ten had an absolutely fantastic evening with our guide, Daniella, and Chef's Pass on the evening Taco Tour in the Emiliano Zapata/Old Town area of Puerto Vallarta. We ventured into areas we would have missed on our own. Always felt very...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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daveostlund, Owner at Chef's Pass, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Very happy to hear that you enjoyed the Tacos' and Street Food Adventure. We work hard to make sure we bring our guests to the best street stands that offer unique tacos for those with more adventurous palates, mixed in with more traditional offerings. We...More

Reviewed March 15, 2019

We toured with Alvaro and the owner of the business who was in town. Both were very friendly and knowledgeable. The food was great. We had tacos, crepes, churros, and Atole and Racilla. We saw and ate a lot in a very short time. Highly...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed March 9, 2019

My husband and I booked this tour a week in advance of our visit. Our guide Alvaro "Al" Madrigal met us as arranged in front of El Brugo restaurant. It was just the two of us plus Al, so we had undivided attention. He was...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed February 27, 2019

We were in a group of 6 on the Eat Where the Locals Eat in Old Town. Our guide was incredible-- she was a wealth of knowledge about the food and its history in Mexican culture. You're not going to get a standard issue Mexican...More

Date of experience: February 2019
2  Thank Nate J
Reviewed February 24, 2019

We met our tour guide Alex Rivera in front of the El Brujo Restaurant in Puerto Vallarta, around 6 PM, 15 Feb 2019. It was just my wife Jackie and me, so it was a very personalized tour. We went inside and began was turned...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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David O, Owner at Chef's Pass, responded to this reviewResponded February 25, 2019

Wow. Thank you. When I pass this review on to the restaurants and to Alex, it's going to melt them. The restaurants all care deeply in what they do and want to make sure each guest leaves happy. Alex is one of the best in...More

Reviewed February 21, 2019

Our tour was FANTASTIC!! We shared the experience with a small group and it spanned approximately4 hours. We experienced a slice of REAL LIFE sampling what the locals like best! Each small restaurant served a wonderful variety of food and plenty of ambiance. Our guide...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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David O, Owner at Chef's Pass, responded to this reviewResponded February 25, 2019

Thank you for the fantastic review! I will pass along to the restaurants and to Al. He's such a great guy, isn't he?! I'm very happy you enjoyed your evening.

Reviewed February 14, 2019 via mobile

Did a tour with Alvaro. Was just my husband and myself. Was a great tour. Went to 3 restaurants we would never have found on our own. And to the Churro Man which was so good. Alvaro explains a lot of the history of PV....More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed February 9, 2019

We had a small sized tour and we exchanged so much information that will make our stay even more fantastic. The tour was FANTASTIC

Date of experience: February 2019
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Chef's Pass P, Owner at Chef's Pass, responded to this reviewResponded February 14, 2019

Thank you so much. We're happy you enjoyed the Best of Old Town Restaurants Food Tour and took the time to let others know. It is a lot of food, isn't it? Hope we see you again in the future.

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