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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
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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 4 days ago via mobile

Service here is second to none and the food is excellent as well. We stopped in for a late evening snack and drink. I highly recommend the Caesar salad, prepared table side with a protein of your choice. The preparation itself is a show. Classic...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank dchik5
Reviewed 5 days ago

Went to Gaby's for a late lunch. The food was good and service was ok but nothing like we were expecting, having read rave reviews on TripAdvisor and Lonely Planet. We enjoyed our meal of fish tacos but were pressured into 'sampling' some of the...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank valerier750
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We ate 3 times within our 5 day stay at this cute eaterie and were wowed every time by the delicious food, great service from friendly staff and delightful ambiance. Excellent value and lots of choice - especially at breakfast. Also walked past one of...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank maryfD2144UJ
Reviewed 5 days ago

We came across Gaby's as we were exploring the side streets and hilly stairways east of the malecon. We went back for dinner and it was a very good decision. We ate outside in lush surroundings. The service was excellent The highlight was the caesar...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank ennyd103
Reviewed 5 days ago

The cooking class was GREAT! We learned how to make 7 different salsa, tamales, corn tortillas, Chile relleno, ceviche and more. The walk to the market with the different explanations was so informative and fun. . We came back for dinner and had so much...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Tani F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Gaby's is absolutely amazing. The best meal we had while visiting PV. We had a shrimp dish, that was cooked right at our table and the enchiladas. We ordered a side of guacamole for our nacho chips - it was huge, and delicious. Staff was...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank aschurek
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The ambiance, service, & food makes it worthwhile to enjoy this place for a meal! The Ceasar salad is created at your table. For dinner, make sure, that you have a reservation.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank jgmiles
Reviewed 1 week ago

I came here twice for dinner two years ago and had the rudest waiter I've met in a long time. An older gentleman who learned is a family member. Vowed never to return. This heat I thought I'd give it another try as it is...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank OJillers
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our cooking class started at 9am at the resturant. It was about 6 hours with lots of laughs First you walk to the market and pick up your ingredients. Along the way the chef, Julio talks about the old town and his experiences. The class...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank tom3318
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had great dinner with friends....great service and pleasant venue....highly recommend. Very nice ambiance with harp music at table side!

Date of visit: February 2019
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March 4, 2019|
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Response from Candacecomments | Reviewed this property |
I don't know but I think so. We are usually there in January when it is not an issue.
March 4, 2019|
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Response from SEC14 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, cards accepted!
January 27, 2019|
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Response from alexkara | Reviewed this property |
I’m Sorry I don’t know the answer to this. They do have an outdoor section. Mexico is normally pretty chill about dogs. Reach out to Gabby and ask.
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