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El brujo Vallarta

Calle Venustiano Carranza 510 | Col. Emiliano Zapata, Puerto Vallarta 48380, Mexico
+52 322 223 2036
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fajitas” (58 reviews)
“stuffed fish” (19 reviews)
“chicken” (35 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Seafood, Spanish, International, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
Calle Venustiano Carranza 510 | Col. Emiliano Zapata, Puerto Vallarta 48380, Mexico
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Val had the Santa Cruz fish. Wow! I had the Moxitolte (sp?). Excellent! Very reasonable prices. My dish was flank steak strips in a rock (?) dish. A wonderful “drunkin” sauce with nopales, green onions, and tomatoes. Hot tortillas. I’ve never had this dish before...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank AkumalJeff
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a great place! The very best chicken fajitas. Good service, margaritas, and excellent food .... what more could anyone want? Wish we'd had more time in PV; I would have loved to have gone back. Next time for sure!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Mary B
Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

Went for take out dinner. Ordered ceviche, shrimp quesadillas, and recommended Santa cruz mahi mahi fish special. Subpar ceviche, and fish was overcooked and sauce did not match well. Tool a long time and dis not offer me anything to drink while I waited 20...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Greg L
Reviewed 14 August 2018

I had dinner here with my girlfriend on our last night in Puerto Vallarta, which was a Wednesday night in August. I'll agree the the restaurant isn't much for ambiance, but if you want that you can go to a much more expensive place on...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank lebsam11
restElBrujo, Propietario at El brujo Vallarta, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2018

Hola!, we appreciate your opinion, thank yo.

Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

We decided to just walk and look for a place to eat that we’ve never been before....and stumbled upon El Brujo. We were pleasantly surprised. The portion size is large and the price is even better. The food, the servers and the chefs were great....More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank kcarask
Reviewed 6 August 2018

We had a party of 8 and we were not very impressed with the food and the prices were "Malecon" prices although it is in a more remote part of the neighborhood in a non-tourist area. None of us decided to give it a second...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank karyngreen
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

Wonderful food. Off the beaten path but walking distance from the tourist romantic zone. We were told by a local that this place was good, and we agree. What a large and amazingly delicious shrimp aquachile and great fajitas. We shared those dishes between two...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank krisg007
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

We eat here every time we are in PV. It's always good and reasonable. We take the bus from the south and walk the 4 or so blocks.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Daniel G
Reviewed 29 June 2018

After being in PV for close to a month we finally found a place that served Mexican food with flavor. My dish, Santa Cruz was amazing. This dish was a crab stuffed fish, with cheese and spinach with chipotle sauce (sauce so good I could...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Catcravy
Reviewed 15 June 2018

Used to be a lot cheaper but I guess it’s got a Name now. Food is good though. Shrimp Tratzamal ( sp ) is a winnerMore

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank kevinkR7460ES
restElBrujo, Propietario at El brujo Vallarta, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2018

Hola! Well that's right, in Mexico, when the dollar goes up, the prices of everything goes up automatically for those who live here. Only for those who come from abroad such as USA, Canada or Europe your money has more value in Mexico. But I...More

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Janelle B
20 November 2018|
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Response from karyngreen | Reviewed this property |
I'd use caution. Even beans here (in PV) can be made with lard and the employees don't consider that meat. Saying "vegan" to them will probably get you a head nod but they'll still make your food on the same cutting board as... More
Roger L
2 April 2017|
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Response from WillyCatchfish | Reviewed this property |
I believe they do, although I have never made a reservation with them.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
13:00 - 22:30
13:00 - 22:30
13:00 - 22:30
13:00 - 22:30
13:00 - 22:30
13:00 - 22:30
13:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Venustiano Carranza 510 | Col. Emiliano Zapata, Puerto Vallarta 48380, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Jalisco  >  Puerto Vallarta
  • Phone Number: +52 322 223 2036
  • E-mail
Here, you will find a different restaurant as to the wide variety of of seafood dishes, steaks, chicken, etc.. of which the majority are unique creations, original thought out in our frequent customers called VIP dishes. And so to honor our slogan you we cure the evil of hunger!To enjoy at lunch or dinner in a more comfortable and air-conditioned environment casul and a small area for children if you come in family plan.Chicharron Try our cheese taco stuffed with shrimp or beef!
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