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Garbo Piano Bar

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142 Pulpito Street, Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
+52 322 223 5753
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Toronto, Canada
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43 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed the musicians so much we went four times. The servers took great care of us making the whole experience memorable.

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Thank daningram
Orange County, California
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20 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 March 2017

This place has the most exceptional martinis I've tasted anywhere. The variety is amazing. Live music happens most every night and the super attentive staff do a fantastic job (it was quite crowded on my last visit and the servers navigated the room like professionals, never missing a beat) Next time I'll try their signature drink (the Greta Garbo).

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Thank Live4GoodEats
Los Angeles, California
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33 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 February 2017

Garbo is fun. Go for drinks, listen to music, relax. It's not difficult to find a seat. The waiters are very helpful and they will do their best to accommodate you even if you show up with 20 people... True story. The band Piel Canela is so good. Make sure stay and listen to them. It's definitely a good time.

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1 Thank MariaTravelsMucho
Oakland, California
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96 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Great gay bar in the heart of the romantic zone in Puerto Vallarta. We came here before closing with a party of 10 and there were only a few people hanging out. We were too late for any of the music shows, but the friendly staff sat us and provided great bar service. I've also been here on previous dates... More 

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1 Thank Markculk
Guadalajara, Mexico
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21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 February 2017

This bar appeals to a wide age group. ( 30's to 70's. ) Good place to have a drink before or after dinner somewhere in the neighborhood. Probably about 70% GLBT. Nice quiet ambience earlier. Gets loud around 10pm with live music.

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1 Thank kenbuysit
Toronto, Canada
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66 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2017

We love meeting people here for after dinner drinks. Last night was a great evening meeting lot's of old and new friends from around the world. Service is always great.

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1 Thank Garry S
San Antonio, Texas, United States
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69 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

Great spot in the Centro Romantico for a superb martini. I enjoy sitting at the bar where I've always found interesting folks with whom to chat. Live music some evenings. Need to inquire about schedule.

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1 Thank ronron007
San Francisco, California
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 February 2017

A very pleasant relaxing and upscale piano bar ( good music on weekends )~~ v good martinis....:).. The owner German is an excellent host and the bartenders are helpful & friendly..

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1 Thank Mikksf
San Francisco
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46 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 January 2017

Very nice, clean, modern piano bar venue very close to the gay beach. Nice bartenders and cocktail waiters and great drinks! It can be a bit noisy and limited seating when crowded but very casual and friendly atmosphere!

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1 Thank Steve S
Dallas, Texas
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462 reviews
313 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 262 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Gets an older crowd.if you have been to the townhouse in New York you will like this place. The staff was very accommodating

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Meals
After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Waitstaff
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 142 Pulpito Street, Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Jalisco  >  Puerto Vallarta
  • Phone Number: +52 322 223 5753

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?