Best of Banderas Bay North

From Nuevo Vallarta to Punta de Mita, these are the top choices as voted on by the readers of the Vallarta Tribune’s Best of Banderas Bay Reader’s Choice Awards. Where there are two or more options, we had a tie!

Best Resort
Royal Decameron Bucerias
Best Hotel
La Cruz Inn, La Cruz
Best Boutique Hotel
Villa Amor Del Mar, La Cruz
Best Art Gallery
Lujo Lifestyles, Bucerias
La Cruz Sunday Market Artisans
Best Art Studio
Galeria Monarca, Bucerias
Best Bakery
Paninos in Bucerias
Best Bartender
Gladys Bova at YoYo Mo’s, Bucerias
Best Breakfast
Lateral Cafe, Bucerias
Best Pub
Luna Lounge, Bucerias
Best Brunch
Marival, Nuevo Vallarta
Best Ceviche
8 Tostadas, Nuevo Vallarta
Best Coffee Shop
Best Casual Restaurant
Esquina 22, Bucerias
Lateral Cafe, Bucerias
Best Fine-Dining
Mark’s, Bucerias
Best Food Truck
Tacos La Reina
Best Hamburger
La Famosa Burgers
Best Happy Hour
Equina 22, Bucerias
Best Kid Friendly Restaurant
Fajita Republic
Best Restaurant
Mezzogiorno, Bucerias
Best Restaurant Wine List
Best Restautant Patio
Adriatico, Bucerias
D Stock at Marival Residences, Nuevo Vallarta
Best Seafood Restaurant
The Lobster House
Best BBQ
Luna Lounge, Bucerias
Best Beachfront Restaurant
Karen’s, Bucerias
Best Sushi
Nicksan, Nuevo Vallarta
Best Taco Stand
Tacos on the Street, La Cruz
Best Traditional Mexican Restaurant
La Cava
Best View Restaurant
Mezzogiorno’s, Bucerias
Most Romantic Restaurant
Sandrina’s, Bucerias
Frascati’s, La Cruz
Most Vegan Friendly Restaurant
Organic Love, La Cruz
Best Ice Cream
Parad*Ice, La Cruz
Best Dancing
Octopus Garden, La Cruz
Best Live Music Venue
The Drunken Duck,Bucerias
Best Performing-Arts Venue
Luna Lounge, Bucerias
Best Sports Bar
YoYo Mo’s, Bucerias
Best Butcher
Carniceria Kenny
Best Organic Store
Organic Love, La Cruz
Best Florist
Cattleya, Bucerias
Best Grocery Store
Mega, Flamingos
Best Produce Store
Mega, Flamingos
Bucerias Sunday Market
Best Seafood Store
La Cruz Fish Market
Best Clothing Store
Gloria’s, La Cruz
Best Swimwear Store
Best Barbershop
Player’s Club
Best Spa
Elements, Bucerias
Best Salon for Mani-Pedi
Diva Salon, Bucerias
Best Hair Salon
Fer Salon
Best Laundry Services
Best Medical Clinic
San Javier, Nuevo Vallarta
Best Dentist/Dental Clinic
Dr. Adrian Malja, Bucerias
Best Gym
Bahia Fitness, Bucerias
Best Yoga Studio
Harmony, Bucerias
Best Property Management Company
Bienvenidos Real Estate, Bucerias
Best Notary
#2 Bucerias
Best Real Estate Agent
Chris Bouchard
Best Real Estate Brokerage
Elements Realty
Best Community Charity
Amigos de la Cruz
Best Fundraising Event
John Ozzello food bank
Best Auto-Body Shop
Gecko’s Rent a Car, Bucerias
Best Car Wash
Arnold at Chedraui, Bucerias
Best Mechanic
Car Doctor, Bucerias
Best Gas Station
Pemex, South edge of Bucerias
Best Animal Hospital
Pet Vet & Care, Bucerias
Best Vetrinarian Clinic
Vetrinaria Valle Dorado
Best Doggy Daycare
Pet Vet & Care, Bucerias
Best Pet Grooming
Pet Vet & Care, Bucerias
Best Pet Supply Store
Pet Vet & Care, Bucerias