Many Breakfast choices in Puerto Vallarta, from Traditional Mexican to typical American/Canadian menus.
Mexican choices span Huevos Rancheros, Chilaquiles, Huevos Divorciados, Tacos Dorados, Menudo and Tamales.
The usual North of the Border items, eggs, bacon, ham, sausage, hot cakes are well covered here, and Poutine, Eh!
Cafe de Olla is, as it’s name implies, is made in a pot with a little cinnamon, traditionally sweetened with piloncillos, small pyramids of raw sugar.
Here’s a selection of both sides of the border, in no particular order.
THE HUNGRY COUGAR
Open for Breakfasts, Lunch and Dinner, 7 days a week. Mix of North of the Border favourites and Mexican dishes. Over a dozen choices for Breakfast all for 63 pesos.
Happy Hour 11:30am – 4pm. Tel 223-1906
Web Site.Map HappyHour board
Open Summer Hours 11:30am – 1 am.
Olas Altas #443, 2nd floor above Apache’s Bar.
THE SALTY CAESAR
This is a retro diner serving traditional American breakfasts and lunch, including Biscuits & Gravy.
Now with a new back patio. Closed Tuesdays.
A traditional Mexican, All You Can Eat, Brunch, high up in the mountains. This is very popular with the locals, you won’t find many gringos here. But wonderful fresh food, handmade tortillas, all the traditional dishes, like guisados, quesadillas, pozole and chilaquiles. Plus hotcakes, a omelet station lots of fresh fruit, yogurt, granola and much more. Plus Mariachis ! All for 180 pesos.
Reservations made by telephone or in person at the Las Glorias or Insurgentes Office, payment there, plus 60 pesos for transport. Transport is 170 pesos (US$10) from the Marina & Nuevo locations, receive a Confirmation Number when you call in your reservation
You can drive there yourself, from the bottom of this MAP, just follow the signs and all the local pickup trucks going there 😊 you’ll pay when you arrive and get a wristband. Saturday and Sunday, 10am to 1pm , call local number 222 0560 or 222 0860. Or Email firstname.lastname@example.org
Downtown, two blocks up from the Malecón at Mina & Hidalgo. Open for Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner. 8am to 11pm
Mexican and International, from 65 pesos to 260 pesos – Rib Eye or Comida Corrida for 65 pesos at lunch time. tel. 222 0480
Ofelia’s great Mexican home cooking with the best price in town.
An unassuming ‘hole in the wall’ but with surprisingly good food. Not open late, breakfast, 40-50 pesos, and lunch.
F. Madero #366. half a block inland from Insurgentes. 8AM to 4PM (sometimes later) 7 days a week – again sometimes.
Ask for Ofelia perfect English spoken.
FONDA LA ESPERANZA
Home Cooked Breakfast in the ground floor of a home.
Typical 2 egg breakfast 28 pesos. enchiladas de pollo (about 35p), fruit, granola & yogurt (about 30p), hotcakes & fresh fruit (about 35p), and great Mexican-style coffee. only 5 tables,
Open from 8pm – 12pm. Closed Mondays.
F. Madero 421.
Breakfast: chilaquiles, w/scrambled eggs and bacon (50p), liver & onions (50p). All breakfasts come w/ basket of tortillas and/or toast.
Comida Corrida (set menu of several courses) 60 pesos.
8 am to 6 pm, except for Sundays when they close at 2 pm.
F. Madero 243.
LA MAR DEL SUR
Breakfast and Lunch at this Mexican Lunch Counter, very economical and popular. Right next to the Flea Market downtown.
9:30 am to 5:30 pm.
A bit off the beaten path to this neighborhood gem is a place where you can enjoy excellent food, music and a pleasant environment which will feel like home, also a library of many books.
8:00 am to 4:00 pm.
F. Madero #505 Tel. 222 1584
CAFÉ DE OLLA
As the name implies, this is where can get your traditional Cafe de Olla, served with Piloncillos to sweeten. A good breakfast here to accompany your coffee.
10am – 11pm Closed Tuesdays.
Basilio Badillo #168. tel 223 1626 Closed from Sept 16- October 18
Very popular breakfast spot, under Posada de Roger, very busy with tourists and a mixture of American & Mexican food. American Breakfast 85 pesos. Also has a bar.
Basilio Badillo #245 tel. 223 0778
8am – 3pm every day
THE PANCAKE HOUSE
Another very popular with the tourists breakfast spot. Memo started with pancakes and waffles and now expanded to full breakfast as well. 8am – 2pm
Basilio Badillo #289 tel. 322 151 8073