Tacos Gay

Centro

Tacos Gay, probably the world's only gay taco stand, operates nightly in the heart of the gay club scene.

  • Casual
  • Mexican

Allium

Lafayette

The minimalist Allium Restaurant, owned by three chefs, is a farm-to-table restaurant with a kitchen garden and its own orchard. One small dining room is next to the...

  • Casual
  • Fusion

I Latina

Vallarta Poniente

Popular with the LGBTQ crowd, the upscale I Latina is a longtime hot spot with an eclectic menu and equally eclectic decor. A sister restaurant to Anita Lee, it...

  • Fine Dining
  • Asian fusion

Café Providencia

Jardines de Guadalupe

Around since 1996, Café Providencia serves brunch, burgers and Mexican specialties. It has outdoor seating and Internet access.

  • Coffee shop
  • International

La Casa Del Panini

Independencia Oriente

Bread is always fresh out of the oven at La Casa Del Panini where salads, pizzas, baguettes and bagels are served in addition to the paninis. Home delivery is

  • Café or Bistro
  • Italian

Le Bon Plan

Colonia Moderna

Open since 2016, Le Bon Plan adds a decidedly French flavor in decor, cuisine and wine selections. It hosts a jazz festival four nights a week in the summer in...

  • Café or Bistro
  • French

Lula Bistro

Jardines del Bosque

Irish chef Darren Walsh opened Lula Bistro in 2011 and quickly made it the talk of the town with his experimental techniques fusing international and Mexican. A...

  • Fine Dining
  • International

Mui Mui

Providencia

Mui Mui, occupying the outdoor terrace and garden of a traditional home, serves unique flavors of Asian fusion food and a good variety of cocktails in a Mexican...

  • Café or Bistro
  • Fusion

Santo Coyote

Americana

Santo Coyote opened nearly 20 years ago to showcase Mexican food, music and culture. Oozing atmosphere, it features dance performances, Mariachi bands and a

  • Café or Bistro
  • Mexican

Sushi Factory Andares

Puerta de Hierro

Pet-friendly with outdoor seating, the Sushi Factory Andares is part of a national chain with three other local outlets in La Estancia, Jardines de San Ignacio and...

  • Casual
  • Sushi

Vida Lounge

Centro

Next door to the former Convent del Carmen, Vida Lounge is a classic LGBTQ hangout that welcomes both gays and heteros with a terrace and delicious desserts. Called...

  • Café or Bistro
  • Other

El Vegano

Americano

El Vegano serves all vegan, tapping Italian, Mexican and Fusion traditions. Favorites are the no-fish taco and torta ahogada, a sort of drowned submarine...

  • Casual
  • Vegetarian
  • 3
  • 1

Boca del Cielo

Americana

An open-air restaurant, Boca del Ciel is known for its seafood tacos, tuna tartare tostadas and refreshing drinks. It serves breakfast and, lunch, but closes at 6:30

  • Seafood
  • Mexican

Caligari Café

Santa Teresita

A short walk away from Chapultapec, Caligari Café mixes colonial architecture with mid-century pop culture and serves dynamite coffee drinks and choices for...

  • Coffee shop
  • Mexican

Aderezzo

Americana

Aderezzo serves international fusion dishes with a big nod to Italian. Open since 2009, it has a comfortable, intimate atmosphere, often with live music.

  • Café or Bistro
  • International

Barrio de La Boca

Zapopan

Barrio de La Boca, named after the neighborhood in Buenos Aires specializes in Argentine cuts of meat, pastas and pizza. It has a good wine selection and a

  • Casual
  • Argentine

Chez Chouchou

Americana

Open since 2012, Chez-Chouchou serves typical French dishes with a Mexican touch - like duck tacos, duck a l'orange seasoned with chili morita and creme brulee...

  • Café or Bistro
  • French

El Mexicano Restaurant Turistico Familiar

Centro

El Mexicano is 100 percent Mexican in atmosphere and menu and welcomes its guests with a shot of white tequila. It has dining on two floors. Tables upstairs near the...

  • Casual
  • Mexican

El Sacromonte

Americana

For more than 20 years, El Sacromonte has been serving fine traditional Mexican cuisine in a romanic setting. Decorated with bullfighter memorabilia, it has...

  • Fine Dining
  • Local Cuisine

George Neighborhood Kitchen & Bar

Chapalita Sur

George Neighborhood Kitchen & Bar is known for its BBQ ribs, hamburgers and steaks. The menu also includes grilled octopus, po'boy sandwiches and Chicago pizza....

  • Casual
  • Barbeque

Goa López Cotilla

Americana

Goa López Cotilla offers a taste of India in its cuisine, decor and Indian music videos. The restaurant's take on vegetable samosa is a sweet and creamy yogurt sauce...

  • Casual
  • Indian

Karne Garibaldi

Santa Teresita

The Santa Teresita location was the first of six branches of Karne Garibaldi, whose specialities are carne en su jugo (a meaty broth) and its beans, mixed with sweet...

  • Steakhouse
  • Mexican

La Chata

Centro

Since 1942 folks have been lining up for the generous portions of home-style Mexican food at La Chata. Now the line is out the door at popular eating times, but you...

  • Casual
  • Mexican

La Fonda de San Miguel Arcángel

Centro

La Fonda de San Miguel Arcángel hides away in the enclosed courtyard of a former convent. Serving traditional Mexican fare by a fountain, it has live music and a

  • Café or Bistro
  • Mexican

La Matera

North Vallarta

With terrace dining, La Matera is an Argentine steakhouse with a wide variety of grilled meats. It also serves pasta, pizza, salads and fish. It boasts an...

  • Steakhouse
  • Argentine

La Tequila 

North Vallarta

La Tequila adds contemporary innovation to Mexican culinary traditions and offers over 200 tequilas, 25 choices of Mezcal, Sotol, Raicilla and Bacanora (an...

  • Fine Dining
  • Mexican

Pachuco

Lafayette

Pachuco kicks off service with chips and three kinds of salsa - smokey red, mild green and surprising apple - and continues to amaze with its Mexican fusion fare and...

  • Casual
  • Mexican

Pig's Pearls 

Americana

Weighing in at more than a 1/3 pound (.160 kilos), the gourmet burger at Pig's Pearls may very well be the best burger in town. Options include pork, lamb and...

  • Casual
  • American

Talento

Zapopan

Talento is a sleek upscale restaurant in the Centro Comercial Andares, serving a fusion cuisine with Thai influences. It has a smoking terrace and SkyBar on the...

  • Fine Dining
  • Thai