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El Dinamita

Paseo Cocoteros, lote 8 villa 8 | next to Fajita Republic, Nuevo Vallarta 63732, Mexico
+52 322 297 7694
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good17%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“fish tacos” (56 reviews)
“escargot” (38 reviews)
“rice” (45 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Latin, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Paseo Cocoteros, lote 8 villa 8 | next to Fajita Republic, Nuevo Vallarta 63732, Mexico
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Reviewed September 4, 2013

We visted El Dinamita a couple years ago and went there 4 times during that stay. This time while we were in Nuevo in August, we went 3 times again! It is fabulous! Jorge & Alex are awesome, making great food suggestions for you based...More

Thank Lana H
Reviewed August 23, 2013

My family and I are from Los Angeles, and we have been on many a vacation, and have eaten in many amazing restaurants around the world. Coming from LA, Mexican food is a norm so we need to be blown out of this world. And...More

Thank Ben K
Reviewed August 23, 2013

This was on the top of my list of local restaurants based on the great reviews and we were not disappointed. (NOTE: They are not open on Mondays!) First time we came as a family of five. Hubby and I enjoyed it so much we...More

Thank MoreVacay
Reviewed August 21, 2013

We landed here by mistake as we had been recommended to go to the restaurant next door but decided to stay and we were so glad we did! Alex introduced himself and offered to bring us food based on his recommendations rather that using a...More

1  Thank Jaume R
Reviewed August 21, 2013

I took my family, including my 9 month old son to Nuevo Vallarta, and we had the good fortune to run across this amazing restaurant. They treated us so well, and the food was unbeliveable. They gave us several courses that were specifically designed according...More

Thank AntonioMD4848
Reviewed August 15, 2013

We were referred to this restaurant on our last visit to Paradise Village. We felt as if everything was cooked to our palate! Highly recommend...i am for sure going back in September.

Thank mikeswifee
Reviewed August 14, 2013

Had an excellent experience here last night. Although we are still on vacation and I really wanted to write the review immediately.....because our dining experience was so Fantastic! This is a funky outdoor restaurant almost attached to Fajita Republic. We were treated like gold from...More

Thank Dayna99
Reviewed August 3, 2013

My husband and I read a lot of different reviews for restaurants and decided to try El Dinamita out after reading the reviews. We showed up and right away they offered us bug spray and drinks. The waiter then asked us a few questions about...More

Thank ginat4134
Reviewed July 29, 2013

Ask for suggestions, the waiters know what is best, and may offer you dishes that are not on the menu. The chef is excellent, you are bound to enjoy the unique combinations and the quality of the food. From the street the restaurant doesn't look...More

Thank Laura B
Reviewed July 28, 2013

It doesn't look like much when you get there but the food was an incredible experience. I tried everything they put out and loved all of it. Everything had a unique amazing flavor you wouldn't expect. I wish it wasn't our last night there that...More

Thank evarose_rubin
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Lynn G
December 2, 2016|
Response from CaldwellJon | Reviewed this property |
Sorry. I do not check trip advisor often. I do not have an email. I think the conceirge where we were staying called for us
Lindsey H
September 17, 2016|
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Response from darcymania2016 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, went there in the spring.
Amelia L
December 24, 2015|
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Response from Vane123 | Reviewed this property |
El Dinamita está abierto todos los días del año! Sólo los lunes de cada semana ellos descansan. :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$15 - $20
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Romantic, Local cuisine, Large groups, Special occasions
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Paseo Cocoteros, lote 8 villa 8 | next to Fajita Republic, Nuevo Vallarta 63732, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Pacific Coast  >  Nayarit  >  Riviera Nayarit  >  Nuevo Vallarta
  • Phone Number: +52 322 297 7694
Marisqueria al fresco, owned by the same people who own Fajita Republic on the same lot
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