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Joe Jack's Fish Shack

Calle Basilio Badillo 212, Puerto Vallarta 48380, Mexico
+52 322 222 2099
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“fish and chips” (475 reviews)
“tuna poke” (62 reviews)
“nicoise salad” (34 reviews)
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Mexican, American, Bar, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Calle Basilio Badillo 212, Puerto Vallarta 48380, Mexico
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Busy place- definitely caters to a touristy crowd. This doesn’t make it bad- it’s actually very good. And a nice change of pace once in awhile. The peel and eat shrimp were the best and try the drinks. Mai Thai and margaritas were great.

Thank brooklyn24
Reviewed yesterday

We had the fish &chips. English style. Very little fish. Very greasy, fried in cheap oil. Never again. But other items on the menu look good.

Thank jclbiz
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Joe Jacks has continued to deliver year after year. It’s been a staple dinner for us for 10 years. The tuna poke and garlic shrimp are favourites. For the non fish eaters, the burger and steak are both excellent. Sometimes we go for lunch just...More

Thank Mbag7
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Tasty, well prepared food, with very fresh ingrediants. The catch of the day was a very nice Dorado (mahi-mahi) steak, and was cooked perfectly. Side dishes were also very good. The service.was good, and the owner, Jack was very nice.

Thank vettebob1
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great ambience, great food, attentive wait staff. It’s a fun place to go. All the servers names are Joe, easy to remember. Get a strawberry mojito, so yummy! You can easily share a meal. The shrimp and chips were so fresh and the shrimp was...More

Thank Rodeotime
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Always amazing. Best food. Fabulous service. Try the fava bean bruschetta. It’s amazing. Happy hour monitos can’t be beat. Always go here on my trips.

Thank barb r
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I have been going to Joe Jack’s since they opened, I can remember needing to tell the taxi drivers how to get here but that’s not the case any longer. The food is always good and so is the service. The mojitos are refreshing and...More

Thank B H
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Enjoyed our dinner at Joe Jack’s. It was a 150 peso cab fare from Bay View Grand in PV marina. Arrived about 5:30 and we were seated right away but by the time we left it was full and there was about an hour wait...More

Thank somanytrips2go
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The food was delicious and the service was good. If you are looking for a cosy, quiet place this is not it. Table are very close together and can be quite noisy.

Thank Kenda J
Reviewed 5 days ago

Went to Act II three times during month stay in PVR and each time went to Joe Jack's Fish Shack boefore show. Great service, food but little loud atmosphere. Everything shrimp on menu is worth trying. When paying by peso they give you benefit of...More

Thank steve f
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Basilio Badillo 212, Puerto Vallarta 48380, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Jalisco  >  Puerto Vallarta
  • Phone Number: +52 322 222 2099
Fun, casual place with an obvious emphasis on seafood and an eclectic mix of great cocktails.
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