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Jorge's Hideaway Shrimp Shack

Calle Pilitas # 206 | just off Olas Altas about 6 blocks south of Basillo Badillo, Puerto Vallarta 48399, Mexico
+52 322 889 6928
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good19%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Calle Pilitas # 206 | just off Olas Altas about 6 blocks south of Basillo Badillo, Puerto Vallarta 48399, Mexico
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This was my favorite meal in PV. I had a pinapple shrimp dish which came in a hollowed out half shell of a pineapple. we were only a couple so no problem in finding a seat but if you are in a larger group a...More

Thank sykseulb
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I finally made it and it was worth the wait. I had the shrimp in a half of the cutest little pineapple and it was tasty. It was a hard decision since there were several shrimp dishes I wanted to try. While waiting for my...More

Thank acajane
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Have to climb a hill but well worth it for finding this quaint Mexican restaurant away from crowed Malacon. George is a very friendly owner and has good command of English. He offers seating inside and outside with tables for up to 6 together. Foods...More

Thank Johnnie W
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

You MUST search this place AND FIND IT! It's off the well-trodden pathways, but worth its discovery in every way. The shrimp (prawns?) are monstrous, prepared to perfection in a tiny "hole-in-the-wall" in Zona Romantica...aka Old Town. From the Clam Crema, a soup with enough...More

Thank dgee780
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

We visited Jorge's at about 7 PM on a Sunday evening. Great service, fantastic food and an overall excellent experience! Would highly recommend this place to anyone visiting the area! Please support this small business and sweet family!

Thank Gina F
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

We are foodies from NYC. The food here was very differently refreshing! Has ceviche, house special shrimp, and pineapple shrimp. Really delicious. Service was great too. Father and son team was sweet to see.

1  Thank Mirit B
Reviewed 8 July 2017

Not only did we have WONDERFULLY cooked shrimp and some of the best margaritas we've had in a while, we also had great conversations with Jorge and his son. Jorge spent about 20 years in one the fancier and more famous restaurants in Puerto Vallarta...More

1  Thank BGoodner
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

As is often the case, "the road less travel, often makes all the difference in the world." It takes a little effort to find this place and it doesn't look all that great, but believe me, it is worth it if you like strong drinks...More

1  Thank austria313
Reviewed 23 June 2017

Hidden is right . . . but if you like coconut shrimp then make the effort to find it . . . dead end street at back of romantic zone - second time eating there, Jorge and his family offer a good meal for reasonable...More

Thank iamacdntraveller
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

Jorge and family take care of you in so many ways. Your tastebuds, your tummy, your sense of well being. If you don't leave happy, I'm at a loss.

Thank NinoPV
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3 January 2017|
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Response from brad s | Reviewed this property |
We have been there many times and never had to have a reservation. One of our favs.
Claire A
23 December 2016|
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Response from WildTurkey1 | Reviewed this property |
We paid in cash. USD.
Shelly H
23 December 2016|
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Response from NinoPV | Reviewed this property |
There are appetizers like hummus and soups, plus a couple of salads.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$15
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Cash Only, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
15:00 - 23:00
15:00 - 23:00
15:00 - 23:00
15:00 - 23:00
15:00 - 23:00
15:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Pilitas # 206 | just off Olas Altas about 6 blocks south of Basillo Badillo, Puerto Vallarta 48399, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Jalisco  >  Puerto Vallarta
  • Phone Number: +52 322 889 6928
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