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La Isla de Marin's

Calle Matamoros # 869 | entre Allende y 31 de Octubre, Puerto Vallarta 48304, Mexico
+52 322 222 4292
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good22%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“parrot fish” (4 reviews)
“fresh seafood” (5 reviews)
“ceviche” (7 reviews)
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Mexican, Seafood
$$ - $$$
Calle Matamoros # 869 | entre Allende y 31 de Octubre, Puerto Vallarta 48304, Mexico
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Reviewed May 28, 2018

We on arrived on June 10 and my daughter boyfriend said that he wasn't a big fan of fish.As he told me that he only had Tilapia fish,i said that he needed to try the fresh Mahi Mahi at this restaurant.So he was open to...More

Thank garry19622015
Reviewed March 1, 2018 via mobile

Four of us each ordered variations of octopus or shrimp. All were some of the best meals we’ve had in our week in Vallarta, but the pulpo diablo - mildly spicy - was the winner. The fresh fish ceviche was also very good.

Thank Jennie W
Reviewed February 24, 2018 via mobile

I love the garlic fried octopus here. I also had the devilled shrimp the last time in. Marin and his family make you feel welcome. Small restaurant a short walk from Pipi’s which is also terrific.

Thank Jim M
Reviewed February 9, 2018

I'm a chef from NYC and I have to say tis small off the beaten track restaurant is great!!! The octopus in the chili butter was amazing and can't wait to get home and try it. The staff is amazing as is the chef Marine.

Thank pbhassett
Reviewed January 26, 2018

We enjoyed two luncheons at this family-owned seafood cafe. On the second occasion, we encountered the Mayor of Puerto Vallarta who generously joined our group for photos. The meals concocted in the very small kitchen are absolutely out of this world. The seafood is the...More

1  Thank B7785KLpatriciam
Reviewed January 15, 2018

This is a wonderful family owned hideaway downtown. I had the garlic shrimp with butter all served with warm bread to soak it all up. Delicious with a cold cerveza! Very accommodating owners.

1  Thank saild1218
Reviewed January 13, 2018 via mobile

Another fabulous meal this evening,,still the best seafood in PuertoVallarta, the service was excellent, the staff are great,it is a little bit off the Malecon but well worth the walk.

1  Thank Ray C
Reviewed December 26, 2017

Budget friendly in a modest home style restaurant. Delcious Mahi Mahi with fresh veggies. Best value in all of PV. Thanks for a great dinner.

1  Thank iliketocook2
Reviewed June 9, 2017

In all my travels, considering all those countries and all those restaurants over my many years... Isla de Marin's is absolutely the BEST seafood restaurant I have ever had the pleasure of visiting! Indeed, it is a modest looking place on a small back street...More

Thank Stuart F
Reviewed May 13, 2017 via mobile

This place is a MUST. The ceviche, parrot fish and anything else you want to try is amazing. One of my favorite seafood restaurants, not only in Puerto Vallarta; but also, the best I have ever had. Is located off the beaten path...but please try...More

Thank Angela T
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April 5, 2016|
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Response from Jean F | Reviewed this property |
Sorry but not sure. I went on a Tuesday evening. However restaurants are often closed on Mondays
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 7:00 AM
12:00 PM - 7:00 AM
12:00 PM - 7:00 AM
12:00 PM - 7:00 AM
12:00 PM - 7:00 AM
12:00 PM - 7:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Matamoros # 869 | entre Allende y 31 de Octubre, Puerto Vallarta 48304, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Jalisco  >  Puerto Vallarta
  • Phone Number: +52 322 222 4292
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