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Gaby's Restaurant Bar

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner

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Just a few steps from the famous dyke and right at Puerto Vallarta’s heart, in a typical building is located “Gaby’s”, the Mexican food restaurant with the greatest tradition and the most delicious Mexican flavours in Puerto Vallarta since 1989. We want to continue sharing the Mexican tradition cuisine inviting you to enjoy the cooking classes of our chef Julio Castillón.
$8 - $21
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Stumbled upon Gaby’s while out walking. Apparently it’s a good idea to make reservations although we lucked out as there were a couple of tables open. Dinner was really good, husband had bacon wrapped shrimp - delicious. I had mahi mahi and we enjoyed a...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank EddieJ1950
Reviewed 6 days ago

We have enjoyed Gaby's for years on our visits to PV and the other night we took my son and his wife to Gaby's and it was wonderful to see it through fresh eyes. They loved it. The food is fresh and well prepared in...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Candacecomments
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had an interesting meal at Gaby’s. The food was very good we ordered aranchera fajitas and chilli en nogado both meals were delicious. We did however feel pressure to order appetizers or salads and higher priced meals of shrimp or fish. When we delclined...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank gmtravellers
Reviewed 1 week ago

Traditional Mexican dishes are prepared here. Chile rellenos we’re properly made. The mahi mahi-mahi menier was a nice twist and the cinco de mayo platter was a very good mix of relleno stuffed with panela cheese, chicken mole, enchilada and tamale with rice and beans.(We...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank SEC14
Reviewed 1 week ago

What an awesome experience; we got to choose all of our ingredients from the local market, while Julio explained all of the many different types of peppers. Julio was an excellent Chef and teacher; he included everyone in the cooking and the food was DELICIOUS!!!!!...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank DebbieDoDoDoDont
Reviewed 1 week ago

The cooking class here is advertised as running from 9 am - 2 pm. In reality, we finally left at 3 pm with no sign of getting to the main courses. We and many others were weary of the constant narrative by the chef and...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ate here on our last night in town and it was a place we wanted to try but never made it until we walked by and I saw the movie playing and saw they had a table so in we went. The employees were...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank luckbethelady
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Up the hill a couple blocks from the malecon, Gaby's is easy to find and easier to enjoy. A nice view of the ocean from between buildings of the city can be had from the patios. My wife had a margerita that made her reconsider...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank bkane8
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Group of 7 recently went there for dinner and were all disappointed. It took 45 minutes to get our drink order served and another 1/2 hour to get our food ordered. To say the service was slow would be an understatement. When the food finally...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank thomasgee
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our top two dinning experiences of our trip. My daughter still talks about the desert that our chef made table side for us. Service was top notch! Location and atmosphere is amazing!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank johnny5ice
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Bonnie T
January 11, 2019|
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Response from Montel056 | Reviewed this property |
Hey, try sending them an e-mail instead of asking TA reviewers.
September 17, 2018|
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Response from dchik5 | Reviewed this property |
When we were there in July, squarely in low season they were open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. We enjoyed breakfast and dinner at Gaby's during our stay.
Laina R
September 6, 2018|
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Response from Nort S | Reviewed this property |
The restaurant has become popular so during high tourist season it is a good idea to get a table reserved a few days in advance.
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