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“Outstanding Steakhouse” 5 of 5 bubbles
Review of Prime 159

Prime 159
Ranked #20 of 130 Restaurants in Nuevo Vallarta
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $15 - $40
Cuisines: American, Steakhouse, Seafood, Wine Bar
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Restaurant details
Good for: Bar scene, Business meetings, Scenic view, Families with children, Large groups, Special occasions, Romantic
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Lunch, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Description: Unforgettable dinning experience that combines the atmosphere of a traditional steakhouse with an unparalleled view of Nuevo Vallarta's canals.
New Haven, Connecticut
Level Contributor
14 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
“Outstanding Steakhouse”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 4, 2013

Excellent restaurant in a very pretty setting in the marina at Nuevo Vallarta. The steaks are great and also large enough to share! We were very pleasantly surprised by Prime 159, as we wouldn't ordinarily select a steakhouse in Mexico.

  • Visited January 2013
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Service
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Food
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English first
suburbs of Philadelphia
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29 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
“a night away from the All Inclusive”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 3, 2013

Our hotel food was, well, hotel food. We needed a meal away. We looked up the top steak houses and this was one of them. It was great! The shrimps were BIG, the steaks tasty and the wine was perfect. I didn't want to go eat dinner at the hotel again :(. I saw some reviews about price...you have to spend money for good food.

Visited December 2012
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Thank sedrait
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El Dorado Hills, California
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76 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
“Beautiful setting great food”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 29, 2012

This place makes you really feel like you're on vacation, the setting, the service and the food were all so nice. Our favorite!

Visited December 2012
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Thank anneez
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Miami, Florida
Level Contributor
20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
“The Best Steaks in N.V.”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 29, 2012

We visited Primo on our last night, which was a great idea. We both ordered the rib eye, which was one of the largest, and best cooked I've ever witnessed. The service and atmosphere were worth the trip alone! Make sure you take a trip to Primo 159.

Visited December 2012
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Thank swaptrex
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Surrey, Canada
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
“Share your steak, save money”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 27, 2012

A decent steak that comes in large portions (14 oz.), so my wife and I shared a New York steak at 280 pesos. The waiter had no problem dividing the meal into separate plates. We also split an included side of garlic mashed potatoes and added a tasty mushroom side for another 80 pesos. Throw in large bottled waters and we ate well for about $35. The service was prompt and the atmosphere was quite nice, with outdoor tables overlooking water near the marina.

  • Visited December 2012
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Service
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Food
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Thank surreyrams
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