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Xaltemba Restaurant & Galeria

Calle Salina Cruz Norte # 4, La Penita de Jaltemba 63726, Mexico
+52 327 274 3238
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (2 reviews)
“calamari” (3 reviews)
“chops” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
Calle Salina Cruz Norte # 4, La Penita de Jaltemba 63726, Mexico
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have eaten there in years past and quite enjoyed the food and the service. But things have changed (as has the chef I believe). Tonight we were there - a party of 5 - and only one of us gave it more than a...More

Thank saskieguy
Reviewed 8 December 2017

Lovely courtyard and friendly service. Food was fresh and well prepared. Would be an excellent dinner spot if they'd open!

Thank Oaklandish3
Reviewed 8 December 2017

Sixteen people from a yoga retreat met at Xaltemba for lunch, and it was fabulous! We began our meal with drinks and a caesar salad and then had pasta with a tomato sauce and shrimp. Even though the group was large, the service was excellent...More

Thank Susan928
Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

Tonight we had dinner at Xaltemba and it was even better than our last visit (Feb 2017). We had beet and goat cheese salad, chicken piccata and fruit crumble for dessert. Everything was truly delicious and our waiter Shane did an excellent job. Go there...More

Thank maxhall21
Reviewed 21 April 2017

Short walk from the ocean front and beach. Serving a great breakfast of omelettes, steak and eggs delicate shrimp dishes, and a very popular Club sandwich! Service was friendly and very communicative. Very relaxed and enjoyable atmosphere. We found this location while being temporarily lost!...More

Thank alan a
Reviewed 17 April 2017

My husband and I enjoyed our anniversary in this quaint restaurant. Our meal was delicious. The staff was cheerful. The entertainment was a nice touch!!

Thank ButtonBay_12
Reviewed 14 March 2017

As we wandered around La Penita we discovered this pretty little restaurant tucked away. It's clean, staff is wonderful and the musicians that showed up to entertain were excellent. I was craving eggs benny and their rendition was perfect for my palate

Thank 827Greta
Reviewed 12 March 2017

We were a party of 5. 3 decided to have the special which was an Arrechera kabob. Two were quite good but one was a little overdone. My wife and I were lucky enough to get the last two Dorado. As we are not huge...More

Thank saskieguy
Reviewed 10 March 2017

If you are at market in La Penita de Jaltemba, Thursdays, this excellent restaurant has special hours until 2pm for hungry shoppers. We stopped in to try yet another restaurant's servings and service. We were seated on the patio, which was nicely protected by a...More

Thank JACK E
Reviewed 15 February 2017

This was a wonderful place to spend a relaxing evening. The food was very good, live music and the wait staff that present but not overbearing. Never felt rushed!

Thank Regina G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Salina Cruz Norte # 4, La Penita de Jaltemba 63726, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Pacific Coast  >  Nayarit  >  Riviera Nayarit  >  La Penita de Jaltemba
  • Phone Number: +52 327 274 3238
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