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Puerto Vallarta



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Certificate of Excellence2019 Winner


$85 - $270
International, Bar
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Been in Puerto Vallarta for 12 days and just came across this little treasure of a bar cafe offering different types of music during afternoon's and evenings. Situated by a stream so advisable to wear insect repellent later in the day if you stop by....More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We sought out this place as a nice change from the hustle and bustle of the beach. We were surprised that the happy hour drinks were limited only to Margaritia's and quite expensive compared to most places we go on the beach. We were actually...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was a rainy week while we visited Puerto Vallarta, so visiting the Malecon was the best choice. This turned out to be a great place to eat lunch. I was taken here by friends who have been visiting this area for over 25 years....More

Date of visit: February 2020
Thank TheatreGoddess
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

From 1-3 every afternoon there is a different musical group each day. Food is very good, service is attentive, sitting streamside is especially delightful. Sometimes music in the evenings too. A great laid-back place to chill on Cuale Island. Reachable from the Romantic Zone by...More

Date of visit: February 2020
Thank 1Reston
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The afternoon music drew us to the restaurant. The atmosphere will keep us coming back. My wife and I shared a cheeseburger and a beer, and sat comfortably listening to lovely music for more than an hour. The staff never troubled us to order more,...More

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We discovered this little cafe last year and made a beeline for it this year too. Hidden at the back of Isla Cuale, this outdoor cafe bar has good live music with moderately priced drinks and food. The pull for us is it’s shady location...More

Date of visit: January 2020
Thank Seabird6
Reviewed January 14, 2020

I love this place. Sitting by the river and eating good food here, you can’t go wrong. If you want to feel like you truly are in Paradise, stop by!!

Date of visit: January 2020
Thank Rod F
Reviewed January 3, 2020

We had been looking forward to trying this place and found ourselves here a few times for drinks and snacks and once for dinner. Their guacamole is some of the best in town due to the use of mostly avocados. So many places now are...More

Date of visit: December 2019
Thank PalapaBound
Reviewed January 1, 2020

We ended up here a few times. The drinks were always cold and the margaritas good; the service was always friendly and efficient. We enjoyed going here in the afternoons, too, because they have live music playing, which wasn't too loud or obnoxious that you...More

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed December 23, 2019

BabelBar continues to be one of our favorite places for a drink, for a tasty meal, or for music in midday. We love to sit at tables over the river and watch the wildlife and the current. Try the tortilla soup or the fajitas or...More

Date of visit: December 2019
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Arancha A, Propietario at BabelBar, responded to this reviewResponded December 31, 2019

We thank you very much for your kind words and exelet qualification, we would like to see you in a very near future so we can pamper you. happy new year from all of us a babelbar. cheers to a wonderful day.

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February 26, 2018|
Response from Della P | Reviewed this property |
You know, I really don't know. But it is a very laid back place, not a happening bar atmosphere. Our dinner and drinks were super affordable and the atmosphere was romantic as it's along the river away from the beach... More
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