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Café de Olla

  • Calle Basilio Badillo 168–A Map It
  • Zona Romántica
  • Mexican

Published 01/25/2016

Fodor's Review

Repeat visitors swear by the enchiladas and carne asadas at this earthy restaurant. It's also one of the few places in town where you can get a margarita made of raicilla (green-agave firewater as opposed to tequila, which comes from the blue agave) when available. A large tree extends from the dining-room floor through the roof, local artwork adorns the walls, and salsa music often plays in the background. Note that as soon as Café de Olla opens for the season, it fills up and seems to stay full: You may need to wait for a table, especially at breakfast and dinner. If you give up waiting, the taco shop next door is very good.

Restaurant Information


Calle Basilio Badillo 168–A, Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco, 48350, Mexico

Map It



Restaurant Details:

  • No credit cards
  • Closed Tues. and Sept. 15–Oct. 15
  • Reservations not accepted

Published 01/25/2016


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