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El Barracuda

Boulevard de Nayarit #708 | Villa #5, Nuevo Vallarta, Mexico
+52 322 297 6622
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“seafood” (48 reviews)
“shrimp” (46 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Boulevard de Nayarit #708 | Villa #5, Nuevo Vallarta, Mexico
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Reviewed April 9, 2017

Walked from the Grand Mayan. Try the Molcajeta (sp?). Its comes out in a heated stone bowl, full of steak, chicken & fish in a brown sauce. Eat it like fajitas. Excellente!

1  Thank DLK220
Reviewed April 9, 2017

We have been back numerous times and always enjoy the fresh seafood. I had the seafood casserole and it was so delicious. My husband ate grilled fish and our 13 yr old daughter ate Maui Maui fish fingers (she got 6!!!) with fries and veggies....More

Thank Shannon D
Reviewed April 9, 2017

Had friends staying close by so went over for drinks and to sample some tapas. All were good. Friendly staff and good service. Pleasant space so would be our local drop in in we were staying closer.

Thank emelian
Reviewed April 8, 2017

Had dinner here the day we arrived to Nuevo Vallarta. Food was great. Atmosphere was even greater. Strongly recommend it.

Thank Guillermo B
Reviewed April 5, 2017 via mobile

Mediocre meals and good, fast service. We had the ajillo octopus and cheese chicharron as starters - both were good. Main meals not great - had the ribs/garlic shrimp (ribs were ok, shrimp over cooked and fries warm) and the Fish al cilantro (mahi-mahi slightly...More

Thank lmd99
Reviewed April 4, 2017 via mobile

Amazing fish tacos! We didn't want to eat at our hotel so we walked right down the street and found this little gem. Had a group of eight and walked right in. It was great... the service was great the atmosphere was awesome and the...More

Thank Hairgal74
Reviewed April 2, 2017

The food here was great. Fun atmosphere. Try the local beer and the shrimp enchiladas. The oysters were also delicious. We walked from our resort, which was good because we were so full after!!

Thank MVSmvs94
Reviewed April 1, 2017

We stayed at Sea Garden Resort, and El Barracuda was a very short walk away. We didn't have reservations, but we were lucky in our arrival and we were seated right away (there was a line to be seated during much of our dinner). Food...More

Thank GimmeBeaches
Reviewed April 1, 2017

This is not our first time at this restaurant but were here in March and wasn't as good as last time. Had ribs and not very good, husband had fish and was good, slow service, just ok

Thank chris1184
Reviewed March 30, 2017

We read great reviews about this resteraurnt so decided to try it. What a great little find !!! The service was fabulous and our waiter was awesome ! Started with the Peruvian Civiche and Salsas. Great flavours. 2 ordered Fish Tacos , Barracuda catch of...More

Thank Jan W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, 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
Families with children, Kids, Bar scene, Special occasions, Large groups, Local cuisine
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
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