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Cafe des Artistes

Calle Guadalupe Sanchez 740 | Centro, Puerto Vallarta 48300, Mexico
+52 322 226 7200
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Overview
  • Excellent85%
  • Very good9%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pumpkin soup” (146 reviews)
“macaroons” (45 reviews)
“tasting menu” (108 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican, French, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Calle Guadalupe Sanchez 740 | Centro, Puerto Vallarta 48300, Mexico
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Excellent fine dining experience. Tasting menu with wine pairing--everything was delicious, from the salmon tartar to the short ribs entrée to the strawberry dessert, which was full size, which I didn't expect on a tasting menu. Service was attentive, friendly, never obtrusive. This restaurant hits...More

Thank Christy L
Reviewed 4 days ago

I went to Café Des Artistes with friends to help celebrate a special occasion. It is a very good restaurant for that... special occasions. We sat in the main dinning room which was nice as we wanted air conditioning but the garden is a very...More

Thank smyzzz
Reviewed 5 days ago

I've had the pleasure of eating here several times over the past decade. This place never disappoints. It is still the leading restaurant in Puerto Vallarta (no small feat considering the city's sophisticated culinary scene). The food is excellent (try the tasting menu with wine...More

Thank IEM10011
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ok, this was the third time dining here in 10 years. The first two times were terrible so we thought we would give it one more try. Definitely an improvement but for the money there are better places to eat in Vallarta. We arrived excited...More

Thank Tex H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Depending on what you are looking for this restaurant has excellent food and a beautiful decor making the dining experience very special. My only concern was the price. When you consider that you are in Mexico and the price of your dinning experience is equivalent...More

Thank ysuebedard
Cafe_des_Artistes, Public Relations Manager at Cafe des Artistes, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for your review. Our pricing is comparable to similar gourmet restaurants not just in Puerto Vallarta but Mexico and around the world, we feel we provide great value given our food quality and extensive facilities. We regret that this was not your impression...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

5 star food and service we are foodies and very discriminating incredible food and impeccable service

Thank 1inge
Cafe_des_Artistes, Public Relations Manager at Cafe des Artistes, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for your kind rating. We take pride of your kind words, we are happy to know we covered your expectations, please come visit us on your next trip to Puerto Vallarta!

Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent a wonderful "Date Night" with my hubby here celebrating our anniversary. They took really good care of us from the moment we arrived. We were both handed a glass of sparkling wine, then taken to our rose pedal covered table. It was so beautiful...More

Thank MK_LJ
Cafe_des_Artistes, Public Relations Manager at Cafe des Artistes, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for such detailed review! We are delighted to know your anniversary celebration has become a memorable dining experience. With so many beautiful and delicious options it's so hard to choose! Thank you for your kind recommendations! These will sure help our visitors to...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Perhaps one of the best known dining experiences in PV be sure to ask for the garden terrace during the season from November through April while it is still cool and comfortable. This lushl jungle landscaped multilevel eating area only enhances the five star food...More

Thank sunrisesuitepv
Cafe_des_Artistes, Public Relations Manager at Cafe des Artistes, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you very much for your kind review and rating. We are proud to represent the gourmet tradition of Puerto Vallarta for over 27 years, and add to that the great location and beautiful and different sittings Cafe des Artists has to offer. Come back...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We celebrated our 30th anniversary in an upscale restaurant. Although we had asked for the garden like other reviews good luck. We we situated in an area where no one was and the restaurant was 20 percent full at 8pm. Our waiter was very nice...More

Thank K B
Cafe_des_Artistes, Public Relations Manager at Cafe des Artistes, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for celebrating your 30th wedding anniversary with us. We are glad to know you had a memorable dining experience and that you enjoyed of our characteristic service and great food. Come back for more unforgettable dining experiences at the house of the gourmet...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Loved the restaurant and the ambience. There were 8 of us last night for dinner. We ate outside on an incredibly lush terraced patio which had water features and wonderful chirping noises from the various birds flying around. Most of us partook in the “chef...More

Thank Francis M
Cafe_des_Artistes, Public Relations Manager at Cafe des Artistes, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for your kind review and rating. We are happy to know you had a memorable dining experience at our beautiful garden. Thank you for recommending our 6 course Chef's Tasting menu. Come visit us on your next trip to Puerto Vallarta.

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Eva H
5 March 2018|
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Response from Cafe_des_Artistes | Property representative |
Thank you for your question. Considering a 3 course meal (appetizer, main course and dessert) from our regular menu and beverages, an average of $62 USD per person.
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juliegagne12
8 February 2018|
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Response from Cafe_des_Artistes | Property representative |
Thank you for writing. Yes, the Early Bird menu is available until May 14th 2018, and you can get it from Thursday to Tuesday from 6PM to 7:30PM and Wednesdays from 6PM to 11PM. Our number for reservations is (322) 226 7200... More
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lululing
28 December 2017|
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Response from Cafe_des_Artistes | Property representative |
The violinist and pianist perform from Tuesday to Saturday from 8PM to 11PM. Our harp player performs Sundays and Mondays from 6PM to 11PM and from Tuesday to Saturday from 6PM to 8PM.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$25 - US$60
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Valet Parking, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Monday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Guadalupe Sanchez 740 | Centro, Puerto Vallarta 48300, Mexico
    (Between Josefa Ortiz de Dominguez and Leona Vicario)
  • Location: Mexico  >  Jalisco  >  Puerto Vallarta
  • Phone Number: +52 322 226 7200
  • E-mail
Description
Place in and old house at downtown Puerto Vallarta, Café des Artistes, with 27 years of experience, offers exclusiveness, elegance and comfort in outstanding natural surroundings, that are adorn by the exquisite menu; carefully created under the direction of the acclaimed Chef Thierry Blouet. “At Café des Artistes, every dish is an art-masterpiece, and every art masterpiece feeds the spirit” -Mexican writer Carlos Fuentes-
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