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Black Forest Restaurant

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$$ - $$$
German, European, Central European, International
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Marlin # 16, La Cruz de Huanacaxtle 63732, Mexico
+52 329 295 5203
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17:00 - 22:00
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Calgary, Canada
1 review
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Everything about Black Forest is outstanding. The food and service are five star. I would highly recommend the everything on the menu. The red cabbage Chef Winfried prepares is amazing. We have to order extra for my husband.

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Thank cardfan46
BlackForestPV, Owner at Black Forest Restaurant, responded to this review

Hello Cardfan46, thank you very much for your review. We love what we do and we always hope that it shows in our menu. Andrea More 

Crosslake, Minnesota
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15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The service is outstanding, the staff has several original members. The pork shank with sauerkraut was excellent. Will be dining there again soon.

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Thank marvpete
BlackForestPV, Owner at Black Forest Restaurant, responded to this review

Thanks marvpete, for sharing your experience here at our Restaurant Black Forest. We look forward to welcome you back again soon. Andrea More 

Minneapolis
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178 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Taking the 100 peso cab to La Cruz was worth it...especially if you like German beer. The food was great the the service amazing. The town is a little rough around the edges but this is certainly a bright spot

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Thank drdayoff
BlackForestPV, Owner at Black Forest Restaurant, responded to this review

Hello drdayoff, thanks again for your visit here at the Black Forest and for taking the time to write about your experience. Andrea More 

Weymouth, Massachusetts
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 24 March 2017

I enjoyed this restaurant both the ain entree and dessert. The service was good too. We actually went there in March of 2013 but it is still a popular place. The food is authentic German.

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Thank Candace2248
BlackForestPV, Owner at Black Forest Restaurant, responded to this review

Hello Candace2248, thanks for taking the time to write about your experience here at our Restaurant. We hope to see you soon again. Andrea More 

Saint Paul, Minnesota
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2017

A testimony from someone poolside, and then TripAdvisor testimonials brought us to the Black Forest. Would never have found it otherwise. It is located right in a residential area, and for me that was quite a bit of the charm. As we approached the restaurant we heard chickens crowing, which is music to the ears of a country boy turned... More 

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BlackForestPV, Owner at Black Forest Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you so much, vincyntmonson. Your review gives us a fresh view of the surroundings of our little restaurant. Our restaurant is open now for over 18 years and as an owner, you sometimes experience the tunnel view without taking in the broader view. And so thank you for reminding me/us of the beauty of our surroundings. Thanks again for... More 

Manitoba
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49 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

They offer authentic German food..........I lived in Germany before and this is very great food! They offer 2 for 1 snitzel on Sundays...........the snitzel come with spatzle and red cabbage......2 for 1 price is only 189 pesos for 2 to dine! The rolladen is also very good and comes with the spatzel and red cabbage. The escargots are good as... More 

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Thank Yakie
BlackForestPV, Owner at Black Forest Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you Yakie, for your taking the time to write this review. It is a very good advice to reserve your table, especially Sundays when we have the special promotion. Have a beautiful day. Andrea More 

Northbrook, Illinois
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18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

We found this little gem a few years ago on our winters in Nuevo Vallarta. The owners told us their story of how they came on a vacation, fell in love with the area, went home to Germany, sold everything & came back! We were happy they did! As our German heritage gives us cravings for some REAL German dishes,... More 

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Thank cfkeiko
BlackForestPV, Owner at Black Forest Restaurant, responded to this review

Hello cfkeiko, thank you very much for taking the time to write about your experience at our family restaurant. The Schnitzel and the Beef Rouladen are our signature dishes, but we love to offer also lighter meals just as you mentioned in your review. Thanks again. Andrea More 

Toronto, Canada
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69 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Good service, plenty of choices for food and wine and beer. German restaurant. Schnitzel is the house speciality.

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Thank June O
BlackForestPV, Owner at Black Forest Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you June O for taking the time to write this review. We hope to see you again soon. Andrea More 

Edmonton, Canada
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61 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 March 2017

What a lovely treat to have something so different in the middle of Mexico. The decor was lovely. The hosts were so friendly and service was wonderful. Food was excellent. We had the schnitzel, which was amazing! Portion size was more than enough!

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Thank liz169
BlackForestPV, Owner at Black Forest Restaurant, responded to this review

Hello Liz169, thank you for writing this review. Hopefully we see you again soon. Andrea More 

New Glawgaw
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

This is a great German restaurant. Not good for kids but great for adults. Inside. You need reservations

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Thank wendynewglasgow
BlackForestPV, Owner at Black Forest Restaurant, responded to this review

Hello wendynewglasgow, thanks Wendy for taking the time to write your review. We understand that our restaurant is mostly frequented by adults, however, we have kids ourselves and we love to accommodate kids whenever possible. We hope to see you again soon. More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$7 - US$25
Cuisine
German, European, Central European, International
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 22:00
Monday
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Marlin # 16, La Cruz de Huanacaxtle 63732, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Pacific Coast  >  Nayarit  >  Riviera Nayarit  >  La Cruz de Huanacaxtle
  • Phone Number: +52 329 295 5203
Description
We are located in La Cruz, just 15 minutes north of Puerto Vallarta and are a family-friendly restaurant offering a full-bar and a modern German menu emphasizing on freshness and quality. German cuisine means so much more these days than just sausage, sauerkraut and beer. Rather it reflects today's Germany with its distinctive medley of modernity and tradition.

The restaurants menu embodies this fusion of old and new with a fresh, modern twist to traditional meals for you to enjoy. Passionate about food, the Proprietors cook from their hearts and consider the restaurant an extension of their home. Each guest is treated as an invited guest to be impressed with the ambiance, service and most importantly a wonderful, memorable meal.

We hope you enjoy discovering more about this increasingly popular cuisine as you journey through their menu of foods and beverages from modern Germany.

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