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Cheeky Monkey

Calle Paseo Diaz Ordaz 556 | Malecon, Puerto Vallarta 48300, Mexico
+52 322 222 8938
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“onion rings” (44 reviews)
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Mexican, American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Calle Paseo Diaz Ordaz 556 | Malecon, Puerto Vallarta 48300, Mexico
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great Food, great staff, awesome view of Ocean from the restaurant. If your a smoker (I wasn't but was with smokers) you go to the 3rd floor - bring a coat cause the ocean breeze is breezier at the top and can be cool -...More

Thank Little M
Reviewed June 21, 2017 via mobile

We were staying away from Town but came in one day to shop and check out the malecon. We worked up a thirst and stopped in the Cheeky Monkey. We were greeted with nice cold towels. Certain beers and margaritas were $1. We shared chips...More

Thank Almostbrady
Reviewed June 14, 2017

We didn't eat any of the food, but the beer, amazingly priced at US $1 was served in an iced mug. Sitting at a table, cooled by an overhead fan on Puerta Vallarta's charming Malecon, chatting with our server - really delightful. Will return for...More

Thank Betty08WhiteRock_BC
Reviewed June 14, 2017

Best view over the Malycon boardwalk, good music and varied selection of beers. Try to sit near the open windows for views & people watching

Thank Lipstickkids
Reviewed June 11, 2017 via mobile

Stopped in here based on tip from a local. They had $1 beers and margaritas, and who can argue with that. Sits on the second and third floor above another restaurant so the view of the bay is perfect! Chicken enchiladas were very tender with...More

Thank Travis S
Reviewed June 9, 2017 via mobile

My wife and I stopped at the Cheeky Monkey as we were walking the boardwalk. We passed quite a few places before we decided. Now I could be gentle but, NOT. The food was awful, service was poor, and overpriced compared to the many delicious...More

Thank Damian O
Reviewed June 8, 2017 via mobile

I can't believe this restaurant has so many good reviews. I had lunch there yesterday ate one of the three fish tacos and left the rest. The table was about three inches off level and after seeing me trying to fix it the host finally...More

Thank Heather M
Reviewed June 3, 2017 via mobile

👎🏽 If I could give 0 stars I would. Have nothing good to say. Did not finish my grilled red snapper. The octopus tacos were disgusting.

Thank Elaine G
Reviewed June 1, 2017

We have previously come to the Cheeky Monkey about once a month. The last time both my husband and I got quite ill after consuming the margarita's. Will not return.

1  Thank marialeski
Reviewed May 28, 2017

This is one of the places we head to when walking the malecon. They have great views and cold beers and margaritas. Today we had the thrill of watching a sailboat race while cooling down. This is the spot when you are hot.

Thank El1Lobo
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February 8, 2017|
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Response from Wally W | Reviewed this property |
15 minutes by taxi 25 minutes by public bus (7.5 pesos).
Melissa C
August 18, 2016|
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Response from El1Lobo | Reviewed this property |
They accept credit cards, but I suggest using Pesos. They also accept Dollars and their receipt is both in Pesos and Dollars. Best place to get pesos is at the ATM. We usually use HSBC or Sandara [both are "RED"]. Mega is... More
Ray B
December 6, 2015|
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Response from terrilsoko | Reviewed this property |
definately would go with le dolce vita just make sure you ask your consierge to make you a reservation(usually lined up down the block by 5pm) and ask for the sec floor by the railing, the view is beautiful and the service... More
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$3 - $15
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Scenic view, Bar scene, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Paseo Diaz Ordaz 556 | Malecon, Puerto Vallarta 48300, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Jalisco  >  Puerto Vallarta
  • Phone Number: +52 322 222 8938
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