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“YUM...Filet Mignon at it's BEST!”
Review of Prime 159 - CLOSED

Prime 159
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $15 - $40
Cuisines: American, Seafood, Steakhouse, Wine Bar
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Restaurant details
Good for: Large groups, Business meetings, Special occasions, Bar scene, Romantic
Dining options: Lunch, Late Night, Dinner, Reservations
Description: Unforgettable dinning experience that combines the atmosphere of a traditional steakhouse with an unparalleled view of Nuevo Vallarta's canals.
Anacortes, Washington
Level 3 Contributor
15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
“YUM...Filet Mignon at it's BEST!”
Reviewed November 17, 2012

A birthday dinner at Prime 159 yielded not only EXCELLENT Filet Mignon cooked to perfection (Med/Rare = pink all the way through), but also a complimentary oooey-gooey, oh so tasty slice of fudge torte for the birthday girl. The three of us ladies took a short cab ride from the Grand Mayan to Prime 159 and were NOT DISAPPOINTED. Great seating inside and out, but we opted for the atmosphere of outside dining. Our waiter was alert and attentive, and made a super red wine recommendation for us...best to just purchase and split a bottle. We started off with Caesar Salad and were REALLY GLAD that we decided to split two, and we could have just ordered one! The chef split our two into three serving dishes with two slices of bagette for each of us.
Next, we ordered three sides, sauteed mushrooms, asparagus, and a potato dish. Again we shared these sides. All in all we ended up STUFFED beyond belief...WHAT A WONDERFUL EVENING...THANK YOU PRIME 159!!!

  • Visited November 2012
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English first
Palm Harbor, Florida
Level 5 Contributor
83 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
“Too pricey for the quality”
Reviewed November 2, 2012

This place was supposed to be the best steakhouse around so we had high expectations. Of the 6 dinners, only 2 met our expectations. the flank staek and prime rib were the highlights. We sent the New York steak back, the mussels had sand inthem and the sauces were bland. even the dips were disappointing. The bread was musty and the "butter" smelly. Do not order the calamari, unless you like hard, tasteless, breaded chunks of something. A good wine list. Definitely not worth the money.

Visited October 2012
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Davenport, Iowa
Level 5 Contributor
50 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
“Excellente!”
Reviewed October 21, 2012

This was our first visit this year to this restaurant. The outdoor patio overlooking the marina in Nuevo Vallarta was beautiful with a nice breeze blowing the entire time. The food, especially the tuna and bone-in-ribeye were out of this world! If you get a chance to stop in here the trip is worth the time from PV.

Visited October 2012
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2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
“Unexpected great steakhouse.”
Reviewed July 30, 2012

So being a self proclaimed foodie needed to find a great place and was willing to spend a little more for it. We ordered filet and it was done to perfection. This had to be the best we have had here in Mexico. Everything we ordered was tasty and well prepared. Service was top notch. Highly recommend this place!

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Chicago
Level 3 Contributor
10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
“Steak”
Reviewed July 22, 2012

Best Filet I have ever had and great wine sauce. Excellent service.

Visited July 2012
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