We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

El Barracuda

Boulevard de Nayarit #708 | Villa #5, Nuevo Vallarta, Mexico
+52 322 297 6622
Website
Share
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“seafood” (52 reviews)
“coconut shrimp” (45 reviews)
“ribs” (37 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
CUISINES
Mexican, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Boulevard de Nayarit #708 | Villa #5, Nuevo Vallarta, Mexico
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (572)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language

21 - 30 of 488 reviews

Reviewed March 17, 2018

We have only been here in NV for 7 days but have eaten her twice already. Great food. I can’t understand why it’s not rated #1. Waiter, Sammie was great, food was great. They even had a Mexican beer IPA. I can’t rate this restaurant...More

Thank bau640
Reviewed March 16, 2018 via mobile

Awesome food ,best food we had on the trip in Nuevo Vallarta..... people are awesome and lots of canadians and americian dine there so great place to meet new folks and get more recommendations .... life band was great too !!!!

Thank Gordie W
Reviewed March 14, 2018 via mobile

Perfect spot to enjoy seafood a quick cab ride away from the resort strip in Nuevo Vallarta. Every dish we ordered was flavorful and the octopus was perfectly cooked. You can’t go wrong with the seafood casserole, very tasty!

Thank Delia T
Reviewed March 12, 2018 via mobile

We just had a sumptuous meal at El Barracuda in Nuevo Vallarta, Mexico. Just across from The Vidanta Resort. My wife and I split a huge meal of steak, shrimp & whitefish in a marinated sauce cooked in a lava bowl. Wrap up portions in...More

1  Thank Roy G
Reviewed March 10, 2018

always loved the seafood caserole, but this time it burned my mouth with spices. probably won't go back there.

Thank Jane123252
Reviewed March 5, 2018

We ate here 2-3 times. Food was great and service was great as well. Just outside of resorts and by the marina. Will go back when next in the area.

Thank Beverly G
Reviewed March 5, 2018

A nice place to go in the evening for a meal or during the day to sit on the beach and order. Waiters are very attentive and helpful. Food is good.

Thank Ann K
Reviewed March 4, 2018

We have been at this restaurant many times over the years and always liked it, though felt the food was just “so-so”. Recently we heard people at our pool raving about it, so thought we’d give it another chance. Pleasant atmosphere and very nice service,...More

Thank John M
Reviewed March 3, 2018

We make a point to eat here every time we stay in Nuevo Vallarta. The staff is friendly and all their food is delicious. We are particularly fond of the molcajete. It's huge and easily feeds 2 people.

Thank jeanc6133
Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

We walk out from Vidanta to support local businesses such as Barracuda. Excellent value drinks and their local caught fish and seafood is excellent....especially their Coconut Shrimp!

Thank dc321
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 28 hotels in Nuevo Vallarta
Marina Banderas Suites Hotel Boutique
33 reviews
.08 miles away
Ocean Breeze Nuevo Vallarta
51 reviews
.10 miles away
Sea Garden Nuevo Vallarta
717 reviews
.11 miles away
Hotel Villa Varadero
989 reviews
.13 miles away
Nearby Restaurants
Manao Cebicheria
299 reviews
.11 miles away
Porto Bello Bistro & Lounge
321 reviews
.12 miles away
Eddie's Place Nopal Beach
1,601 reviews
.15 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Nuevo Vallarta Beach
2,971 reviews
.80 miles away
Estudio-Cafe
118 reviews
.09 miles away
Marina Nuevo Vallarta
49 reviews
.09 miles away
Grand Odyssey Casino
189 reviews
.79 miles away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Elena S
April 10, 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from 5ontheroad_10 | Reviewed this property |
where are you staying?
0
Votes
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Bar scene, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Boulevard de Nayarit #708 | Villa #5, Nuevo Vallarta, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Pacific Coast  >  Nayarit  >  Riviera Nayarit  >  Nuevo Vallarta
  • Phone Number: +52 322 297 6622
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing
;