gary r beck, 72M. Been visiting PV for 31 years now, now fulltime, hey I was but a mere babe in arms, and now live there fulltime. I run the PV gay travel Yahoo web group, open to all for the love of our paradise!

Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
Joined Mar 2009
39 Followers 34 Following

10 Loved Places


  • La Palapa Restaurant Playa los Muertos, Puerto Vallarta
  • Cafe des Artistes Bistro El Centro, Puerto Vallarta
  • Restaurante Barcelona Tapas El Centro, Puerto Vallarta
  • River Cafe Lazaro Cardenas, Puerto Vallarta
  • No Way Jose! Zona Romantica, Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco



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    garyrbeck reviewed Restaurante Barcelona Tapas Over a year ago
    Loves it

    Spanish with a Vuew
    Do not miss this place. 4 stories of bliss. Top floor is the main room but the 3rd is nice and on the 1st floor Bill now offers a Tapas Bar with nightly music. Make an RSVP. Oder a bunch of small plate tapas and share. Great flavors await your taste buds!

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    garyrbeck reviewed Coco's Kitchen Over a year ago
    Hates it


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    garyrbeck reviewed La Palapa Restaurant Over a year ago
    Loves it

    Beachfront Dining
    Relax with fine food from breakfast, lunch and ending with candlelit dinner watching the sun set and waves roll in with the beach strollers parading past. Good seafood and drinks. Music some nights at the open-air lounge.

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    garyrbeck reviewed No Way Jose! Over a year ago
    Loves it

    Yes, Yes, Yes!
    NWJ has rocketed to the upstairs when one discusses Hot Restaurants in PV. Julie and Jose are delightful owners providing authentic reasonable Mexican dishes. I just had a Gary's Groupies event on their rooftop for 46. It was a lovely star-filled eve.

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    garyrbeck reviewed River Cafe Over a year ago
    Loves it

    One of My Tops
    Sitting along the Rio Cuale, we watched as this place progressed over the years. The quietude is remarkable, the food tasty and creative, ambiance fantastic with good service. Add in live music some nights and it is sheer bliss.

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    garyrbeck reviewed Cafe des Artistes Bistro Over a year ago
    Loves it

    Top of the Line
    This is my numero uno spot and enjoy being there in all respects. Pricy, but hey, we deserve it! grb