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Chico's Paradise

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Manzanillo Hwy 20, Puerto Vallarta 48400, Mexico
+52 322 223 6005
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Dallas, Texas
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114 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Chicos is interesting. I'm not sure about on the weekend but this was a peaceful stop for us while in PV. The rocks and waterfalls were nice, good food and zip lining! We decided to go here because we are geocachers but beware there is no phone service so be sure and know how to get back to your hotel.... More 

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Sagle, Idaho
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I just had margaritas and the black bean and chorizo soup which was delicious. It was served with a basket of tortillas and toasted garlic bread. We were also given fresh salsa and tortilla chips so we actually had quite a lot of food. The restaurant overlooks a dramatic waterfall where people play in the river, slide... More 

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tarijacobs
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63 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are going south of PV stop here. Turn by the big Parrot Head sign about 1/2 hour from PV. Neat decor. Overlooks the river with huge Elephant rocks. Trails to climb on. Waterfalls nice clear water. Menu has lots of things on it. Staff was friendly I had the Mexican combo was pretty good. The view offsets any... More 

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Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
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58 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed February 17, 2017

This is the new Chino's Paradice location the old place was at El eden the Pretador set and zip-line, so if you haven't been to this one you should.

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Vancouver, Washington
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73 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed February 11, 2017

This restuarant is about 20km from PV, in alittle village in the mountains. On Highway 20. The offer very fresh seafood as well as other Mexican favorites. Wonderful open air restuarant with great views of the river.

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Vancouver
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87 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed January 25, 2017 via mobile

Stopped in at Chicos Paradise on the way to the Botanical Gardens. Just had drinks, chips , guacamole and pico de gallo. Service was good and it was entertaining to watch the people on the Zip lines. Would return.

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Los Gatos, California
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed January 4, 2017

We went up with a small group of families, kids through grandparents. Despite all the holiday crowds in and around PV, we nearly had the place to ourselves. The friendly staff served us a delicious lunch, then the kids bounced around by the creeks, rocks, and waterfalls. After that, they arranged a zip line tour for just our family. The... More 

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Hercules
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed December 15, 2016

We always have to visit this spot on top of the mountain. We love to watch the divers and the food is always great.

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Thank rubinz2016
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed November 15, 2016

If you are going to visit PV, this is a MUST on your to-do list. When you drive up, it looks like a dive, but don't let that deter you. This is THE place to eat in PV. When you drive up, there are usually some kids that open the doors for you and greet you warmly. (we gave them... More 

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed October 22, 2016

We just had appetizers and a drink. The service was good, and the food that we had was good. The zip lining was fun, and fairly priced. The guys that guide you through on the zip lining were extremely friendly, they were humorous and did not try to speed you through. The only downside was that they really overpriced the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Large groups, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Manzanillo Hwy 20, Puerto Vallarta 48400, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Jalisco  >  Puerto Vallarta
  • Phone Number: +52 322 223 6005

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?