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Bernardo's Cafe

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Avenida Cocoteros, Nuevo Vallarta 63732, Mexico
(322) 297 0401
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015 via mobile

Very good seafood. Caribbean and French food! You can eat good dishes looking at the beach and the sea, amazing!

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Vancouver Island, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

Perfect coffee break,they have the best coffee and strawberry Cake.I will surely visit again once back to nuevo.

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Playa del Carmen, Mexico
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2012

We were here for New Years. The food was excellent. The price was a but high, but the service and atmosphere was amazing. If you get a chance to go to Nuevo Vallarta, this is probably the best "beachside" dining.

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Bucerias
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2012

My wife and I arrived in Nuevo Vallarta from Vancouver on a Friday about 6:30 pm. After unpacking our luggage we took the 15 minute walk to the beach. As we were starving and the 1st place we spotted was Bernardo's., we decided to check it out. It is a very casual looking place right on the beach about 40... More 

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Peterborough, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2012

Walk the beach to the north for about 30 minutes or so. Nice cafe with seafood and cold corona's. Beautiful sunset. Market right next store. Mexican blankets for about $25 can. Buy one. Have the coconut shrimp.

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2011

Bernardo's isn't a far walk for us down the beach when we stay in Nuevo and we've always wanted to give it a shot. We ended up going on Thanksgiving so we could eat on the beach and enjoy the ocean. First of all, we were the ONLY people there which isn't a huge surprise considering the all-inclusive resorts surrounding... More 

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San Diego, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2011

Food portions a total rip off. Their new Chef is stingy. lamb chop was the size of a nickle.

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San Mateo, CA
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2010

We just returned from Mexico and once again ate at Bernardo's Cafe. We have always enjoyed the food. In the past the service was slow but the food good. This year when we arrived on a Wednesday evening there was no one in the restaurant. The waiter remembered us from previous years and told us the had 3 customers all... More 

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Londonderry, New Hampshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2010

My wife and I discovered Bernardo's during our visit to NV last year. Last week we returned with our two twenty something children. During this visit we visited Bernardo's twice and even celebrated our last evening in NV there. They greeted us as their family and made us feel very special during the entire evening. Yes, service can be slow,... More 

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Cincinnati
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2010

Since the hurricane (Kenna?) washed it away..and since Bernardo himself isn't hanging in the kitchen...and since they really opened up the area to be the big public beach, it's not as good as it was years ago, but it still has terrific French-Caribbean food. The folks from the beach now come in to get drinks at the bar, and it's... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Seafood
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Dinner
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Cocoteros, Nuevo Vallarta 63732, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Pacific Coast  >  Nayarit  >  Riviera Nayarit  >  Nuevo Vallarta
  • Phone Number: (322) 297 0401

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?