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Avenida Cocoteros 38, Nuevo Vallarta, Mexico
(322) 227 0174
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

It's not just the restaurant, but the whole beach scene. The place is immaculate and the people welcoming and want to make sure you have a pleasant time. Chairs are comfortable and the beach is clean, white and gorgeous -- not that the restaurant/club takes credit for that! Wonderul for kids because not rocky and waves are gentle.

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Maple Ridge, Canada
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21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

One of our favourite places to walk along the beach and the head for a wonderful lunch. Great food and friendly staff

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Winfield, Kansas
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61 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2016

You MUST get the shrimp cocktail. So delicious and so many shrimp that I couldn't eat them all! I had the poached pear and goat cheese salad one day and it was excellent. Wished I could have stayed to try more of their dishes.

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Redwood City, California
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2016

A long time favorite Beach Club with excellent service, food and drinks! Simply a great way to spend the day and we usually go several times during our visits to PV. Its our Go-To and we are never disappointed. Located in Nueva Vallarta, we generally take a cab from the Marina for some beach time. The ocean is beautiful and... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2016

We spent 3 evenings there over the course of a week. Each experience was different, but the food was consistently good and fairly reasonable.

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1 Thank Elle_rasegirl
Boston,MASS
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87 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2016

Great place to have Chicken Nachos or Fish Tacos for lunch... And a bucket of beers.....relaxing in their comfortable loungers in the Sun. Service was outstanding. Prices were fantastic. Go ... You will not be disappointed.

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1 Thank familymanBoston_MASS
Calgary, Canada
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91 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2016 via mobile

This is one of the very few bars between Bucerias and the marina in PV. My wife and I walked the entire beach and man were we happy to finally reach Etc bar and grill on the way back. The beach walk gets very hot and tough on the feet in the afternoon. Etc bar was our mirage in the... More 

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Bucerias, Mexico
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3 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2016

Discovered ETC Beach Club a few years ago for a late lunch and loved it. The mussels with a buttery orange chili sauce was so rich and delicious and the ceviche was good too. Walked all the way down there from Bucerias this Jan. only to find the driest bceviche, rubbery over-cooked octopus, and a bland over-cooked mahi mahi steak... More 

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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121 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2016

Stopped in for lunch a few times in the past month and enjoyed each visit. Seating available on the covered deck or at tables in the sand. The deep fried bacon wrapped large shrimp are delicious and served with a garden salad. The shrimp fajitas, and chicken fajitas are very good. The fish is usually bass and prepared a couple... More 

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California
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101 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2016

Here's what everyone visiting Puerto Vallarta wants: a great, safe & uncrowded, clean beach; comfortable lounges, chairs, tables & umbrellas; pleasant service; good drinks and reasonably good food; free parking; and priced for the economically minded. I live in Puerto Vallarta 3 months every year, and this is my go-to beach!! Just last weekend there were three of us and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Mexican, Bar, Seafood
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Cocoteros 38, Nuevo Vallarta, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Pacific Coast  >  Nayarit  >  Riviera Nayarit  >  Nuevo Vallarta
  • Phone Number: (322) 227 0174

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