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Chenan2 Restaurant

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Emiliano Zapata | Lazaro Cardenas 520, Puerto Vallarta 48380, Mexico
+52 322 222 3328
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17:30 - 22:30
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Tue - Sun 17:30 - 22:30
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Prince George, Canada
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11 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

We ended up at Chenan2 quite unexpectedly late in a day of exploring Vallarta. We were seriously under dressed but the staff made us feel as welcome as the other well dressed guests in the restaurant. It is a relaxing vibe with some cool pieces of art to finish the mood. We found it in an unassuming area of old... More 

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Markham, Canada
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I went there last night. It is a small intimate restaurant with about 15 tables. Service was excellent. Nice and quiet background music, not for partyers. The food was delicious. l I had the special fish fillet which was red snapper topped with shrimp, along with rice and aspargus and green beans. To die for. My husband... More 

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Mukilteo, Washington
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Chernan2 is an excellent play on words, based on the names of the father and son pair, both named Chernando, x 2 = Chernandos, or Chernan dos, or Chernan2. The two and their extended family serve continental style cuisine in a stylish, comfortable, classy, but far from ostentatious atmosphere. I was pleased to see previous positive reviews, but even more... More 

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Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Small but inviting with wonderful art. The pepper steak is a winner. The only drawback are the usual straight chairs--not comfortable for leisurely dining.

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Thank theladyinpv
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22 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Maybe we tried this restaurant on a off night but it wasn't good enough to give them a second try. The service for us that night made us feel unwelcome, we had made reservations a good week before and after reading their reviews on trip adviser we were all excited to try but things were just "off"

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Thank Funseker
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31 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place is a recommendation for all who are interested in seafood. We enjoyed our dinner a lot. We had a delivious queso fundido for starter and then a seafood plate and the seafood spaghetti for main course and a tequila for dessert (maestro tequilero doble diamante!) :-)

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Lindsay, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went there a couple years ago with friends and the food was top notch. We just went back with a group of friends for a farewell dinner before everyone went back home. Probably one of the best choices we could have made as all the food dishes were excellent. I had the pepper steak which was tender and just amazing... More 

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Kawartha Lakes, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

On a recommendation we went to Chenan2 and were not disappointed. Probably the best meal I've had in a very long time. You can tell the chef takes a lot of pride in his creations and that's what they are. I had the Filet Mighton which was the best steak I've ever had and my husband had the Surf and... More 

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Houston, Texas
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19 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited Chenan2 on our last night in Puerto Vallarta. The restaurant was very cute and clean and we had a delicious meal! We ordered a couple glasses of red wine (nice) and shared a salad (very fresh) to start. Our waiter brought some chips and yummy sauces, plus garlic bread to go with our salad. My husband had the... More 

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Arapaho
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218 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There were six of us here for a birthday dinner and we were treated very well. The service is excellent, they are always checking to see if you need anything more. The steaks and seafood were excellent.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$6 - US$20
Cuisine
Mexican, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Reservations, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
17:30 - 22:30
Tuesday
17:30 - 22:30
Wednesday
17:30 - 22:30
Thursday
17:30 - 22:30
Friday
17:30 - 22:30
Saturday
17:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Emiliano Zapata | Lazaro Cardenas 520, Puerto Vallarta 48380, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Jalisco  >  Puerto Vallarta
  • Phone Number: +52 322 222 3328

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