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Nicksan Nuevo Vallarta

Paseo Cocoteros No. 53 | Residences Plaza, Nuevo Vallarta 63735, Mexico
+52 322 297 2464
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Overview
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good16%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
Travelers talk about
“tuna tostadas” (19 reviews)
“sushi” (54 reviews)
“gyoza” (5 reviews)
Open Now
2:00 PM - 11:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Japanese, Seafood, Sushi, Asian, Fusion, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$$$
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Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
Paseo Cocoteros No. 53 | Residences Plaza, Nuevo Vallarta 63735, Mexico
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Nicksan Nuevo Vallarta
1. Japanese-Mexican Fusion
"Japanese dishes a slight Mexican touch that takes them to a new level."
GerryLakeland
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2. Amazing Service
"First off - the welcome and service is excellent."
johnaN4759AL
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3. Deck with Live Music
"The ambience outside on the fountain side dining area is great"
realtortravels
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1 - 10 of 177 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Everything about the experience at Nicksan was perfect. From the food to the service, they delivered. Captain Diaz was friendly and was willing to accommodate any and all of our specific needs. Jonathan was a great waiter. He was attentive and gave great recommendations. We...More

Thank mhmeyer1
Daphne_fernande5, Gerente at Nicksan Nuevo Vallarta, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear client, We appreciate you took the time to share your review with. It is our pleasure to attend you. We hope to have the honor to have you again. Our best wishes,

Restaurant's Favorite
Reviewed June 10, 2018

We absolutely loved the sushi here. We took the advice of our waiter and asked for the best items from the menu and he delivered! We absolutely will be back to enjoy this restaurant.More

Thank MKDZB
Daphne_Fernande5, Director General at Nicksan Nuevo Vallarta, responded to this reviewResponded June 11, 2018

Hello MKDZB, We are so happy to read you had a great night with us and enjoyed our fusion Mexican-Japanese cuisine. We try hard to offer a great experience through unique dishes and amazing service and we are glad to read you did. Thank you...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have been coming to Nicksan for 6 years and it's one of my favorite places to eat the highest quality of cuisine with inventive ingredients. I always love finding the best deals to enjoy it all thanks to the creative offers by Nicksan. The...More

Thank Mexican_Fanatic100
Daphne_fernande5, Gerente at Nicksan Nuevo Vallarta, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear client, We appreciate you took the time to share such a wonderful review with us. We are glad to read that you had an amazing experience with us. It is our pleasure to provide you with an excellent service and awesome food quality. Thank...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Unique, special, delicious each meal and bite. We enjoyed so much this place since we visited for the first time July 2018. Now, I have been there with family, then romantic dinner for two, and I am just thinking about going back with my friends,...More

Thank Deborah W
Daphne_fernande5, Gerente at Nicksan Nuevo Vallarta, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Deborah, We thank you for your comments, for us, it has been a pleasure to serve you and be part of your experience here with us. It will certainly be an honor to welcome you back and pamper you as you deserve. Our best...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My family choses sushi over all other types of food and we are spoiled living in the Bay Area close to the ocean. This place surpassed all of them with their quality , style and attention to detail. Menu and service were outstanding. Will return...More

1  Thank Craig M
Daphne_fernande5, Gerente at Nicksan Nuevo Vallarta, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Craig, We appreciate you took the time to share your review with us. It is our pleasure to provide you with an excellent service. We'll be waiting for your next visit. Our best wishes,

Reviewed July 6, 2018 via mobile

The scenery, the excellent service and a delicious meal. I greatly recommend anything on the menu. They even have a executive menu for a bargain. I'm very happy we found this great place.

Thank Tlamatinitzin G
Daphne F, General Manager at Nicksan Nuevo Vallarta, responded to this reviewResponded July 13, 2018

Dear Tlamantinitzin G, I'm glad to read that you enjoyed the service and our food quality. We are constantly looking for different manners to make our clients feel pampered and treated. We hope to welcome you back again soon! My best wishes,

Reviewed June 26, 2018 via mobile

But I’m so glad we did. Had a run of bad luck at a few of the dining places at this resort. Since we are locals we do t stay at the hotel but we used to love hanging out here. After a few bad...More

Thank Cherylslawwork
Daphne_Fernandez5, General Manager at Nicksan Nuevo Vallarta, responded to this reviewResponded June 28, 2018

Hello, We appreciate your comments and we are glad that you came back too! We would like to express to you our most sincere apologies in any case you had a bad experience at any of our restaurants, our intention is to provide the best...More

Reviewed June 10, 2018

We had dinner there for the first time , the restaurant is decorated nicely with a large sushi work station in the middle . Easy to find and easy to park. Our food was all good although I always have a hard time deciding what...More

Thank Terry T
Daphne_Fernande5, Director General at Nicksan Nuevo Vallarta, responded to this reviewResponded June 11, 2018

Dear Terry, Thank you for sharing your experience at Nicksan Nuevo Vallarta. We appreciate all of your comments as they help us to improve the service we offer. We are sorry to read you did not get to enjoy the unique flavors that distinguish us,...More

Reviewed April 20, 2018 via mobile

,The was OK. In the afternoon they offer a cheap menu and highly overpriced cheap wine... 160 pesos per little glass of the cheapest wine around. Not a good deal. Their roles with shrimps do not contain shrimps but surimi . The attitude of the...More

Thank Tania M
Daphne_Fernande5, General Manager at Nicksan Nuevo Vallarta, responded to this reviewResponded May 10, 2018

Dear Tania, Thank you for sharing your experience at Nicksan. We work hard to fulfill all of our customer's expectations and we are sorry to read that you left with such a negative opinion of our restaurant. We are surprised to read your comments, as...More

Reviewed April 17, 2018

The environment is very interesting, the wave cieling and lighting at night amazing. The food is very well executed.

Thank olgasoltis
Daphne_Fernande5, General Manager at Nicksan Nuevo Vallarta, responded to this reviewResponded April 18, 2018

Hello Olga, We are thrilled to read you enjoyed our unique restaurant. Thank for sharing your opinion on this important website. We appreciate your feedback as it inspires us to continue offering a great experience. We hope to see you soon again! Warm regards,

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Been there once. Paid cash as we had a cupo city coupon for most of the meal except for the tip. Too common in Vallarta for restaurants to say their credit card machine is broken because they do not want to pay the fee. No... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$16 - $26
Meals
Dinner, Drinks, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Special occasions, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
2:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Monday
2:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
2:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
2:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
2:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
2:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
2:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Paseo Cocoteros No. 53 | Residences Plaza, Nuevo Vallarta 63735, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Pacific Coast  >  Nayarit  >  Riviera Nayarit  >  Nuevo Vallarta
  • Phone Number: +52 322 297 2464
  • E-mail
Description
Nicksan, located in Riviera Nayarit at Residences Plaza, next to Marival Residences Luxury Resort, not only offers Japanese cuisine. It offers an artisan experience in every way from the arrival to the last bite or sip of you drink. This is how this establishment of Mexican and Japanese cuisine fusion is described. Nicksan goes above and beyond. It's experiences are born from the mix of traditional ingredients of two cultures on opposite sides of the world. Resulting in the birth of incomparable flavors that no other restaurants like this can offer.
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