Sonora Prime – Puerto Vallarta
Sonora Prime is a Mexican steak restaurant and wine bar. The restaurant has two floors, each with their own distinct style. The first floor is more rustic, with lots of stained wood and warm earthy tones to create a relaxing atmosphere. The second is more modern and reminiscent of an upscale nightclub with wall to wall mirrors and large floor to ceiling windows that overlook the city. Sonora Grill Prime's menu celebrates the various cuts of steak and the many different ways to prepare them. These include rib eye carnitas and prime rib sliders.
- Surfaces sanitized between seatings
- Common areas deep cleaned daily
- Digital, disposable or sanitized menu provided
- Sanitizer or wipes provided for customers
- Sealed or wrapped utensils used
- Limited number of seated diners
- Distancing maintained in common areas
- Extra space between tables
- Waitstaff wear masks
- Diners must wear masks unless eating or drinking
- Sick staff prohibited in the workplace
BRISKET FOR TACOS
12 HRS OVEN BAKED BRISKET SERVED WITH CHILE morita sauce, GUACAMOLE AND TORTILLAS; DISPONIBILI IN: 400 g / FOR TWO
DISPONIBILI IN: 800 g; LA PRESENTACIÓN DE ESTOS CORTES VA SOBRRE UN BLOQUE DE SAL
Definitely not our style. Too noisy, too much food which is mediocre and too expensive. So many great choices with far more value.
Excelente servicio y delicioso
Fantastic food and service. I highly recommend!
As always, the service, food and ambiance was incredible. I am so happy that there are now more choices for us vegetarians!
This used to be a good spot ! When they are busy quality
Is spared. Resulting in a Bad experience.
First time visiting Puerto Vallarta
Lugar para gente joven
No ir con gente a la que no le gusta el ruido.
Hay musica con sonido alto y se escucha la gente
We dined here twice while in PV. Fun entrees very good!
A todas las mesas les dieron cortesía de postre, nieve de garrafa menos a mi, cuando la pedí me dijeron ya no había… aún así me toca pagar igual y la propina no la minimice
Sadly a little disappointed in our dinner. For this price point I expect excellent service and superb food. Out waiter was competent but had to deal with too many tables. Two of our steaks had to be sent back because they were not done to the correct temperature - and at $100+ USD steak it should be perfectly done. And when they brought our steaks back they were a different grade and different cut. I probably will not return for awhile.
Outstanding service, drinks, atmosphere and food! All the way from Denver Colorado. We will definitely be back! Thank you!
Just not what it should be for an expensive restaurant. Seems to have gone downhill. Pushy waiters, lack of wine choices by the glass. (We ran out). But there is a wine store 50 ft away. Or less. Hit hit In th head twice by trays carried by waiters falling all over customers at another table.
Great food, served in a timely manner.
We make it a point to dine here every visit to Vallarta.
If I could give it 10 stars rather than 5 I would!!
Everything was perfect!
Elegant yet comfortable.
Great food and service '!!!!!!!!!!!'!!!!!!!!!!'!!!!!!!
Hoy el servicio no fue tan bueno como en ocasiones anteriores , no le gusto que pusieran una mesa tan cercana a la nuestra , la persona que está sentada a nuestro lado me parecía invasiva en nuestro espacio
The steak was amazing and we tout it as the best steak we’ve ever had. Service was impeccable and the food…amazing.
Excelente servicio la calidad
Very good good for great price. Highly recommend .
Very lively restaurant, live DJ and fun 80s music on the video screens. Tableside cocktail preparation was fun. Portions were enormous! I had the beef tenderloin en croute with bone marrow: delicious, meat does perfectly, but enough meat for 5 people! Fun, upbeat restaurant, go famished!
La comida tiene buen sabor. El servicio es el esperado. El menú ha cambiado mucho. Se ha reducido y los precios se han inflado de más. ¿Sigue valiendo la pena? Para celebrar algún evento quizá. En su momento era una buena opción como walk in restaurant. Se ha convertido en una taquería fancy. Los tragos, los tradicionales, siempre bien hechos. Siempre se ha caracterizado por la coctelería sobre la cocina, ahora se reafirma lamentablemente con sacrificio del menú anterior.
Deli como siempre!!! Sonora prime siempre es garantía
Muy cara. Ruidissimo, demaciado. Comida ok.
ABSOLUTELY TOO NOISY. Very expensive. Food was good but not outstanding, not worth the price. French fries arrived cold, I had to send them back for hot ones. French fries were very good WHEN HOT, artichoke was very good. Service was fine. For the price, I am sorry to say, not worth it and my friends and I will not be going back, mainly because of the noise. I hate having to SCREAM to have a conversation. I live in Vallarta. This was my 4th time there.
We ordered the 1st steak on the menu, something like center rib eye. It was prepared as requested (rare) but the meat itself was nothing special. At the prices you charge, I expect world class food. It was not world class food. Food was better last time I went, about 3 weeks ago.
I write a column about food and cooking in an English periodical. in Puerto Vallarta.
No, I cannot recommend your restaurant. Noise level is unacceptable. Poor value at the prices charged.
This was one of my favourite steak house restaurants in Puerto Vallarta.
Unfortunately the last dinner was extremely disappointing.
Creamed spinach was cold, side of artichokes was bland and also cold.
Wagyu beef was gristley and in some parts unchewable. I suspect it's label as being wagyu!!!
Salt block it came on was not sizzling hot.
Beef carpaccio was delicious and the service was impeccable.
The poor cut of beef and cold side dishes ruined this expensive dinner and I doubt I will be go back to Sonora Prime.
The lack of paper menus is awful. There are many older people that use electronic devices!
Excellent except your restaurant allows smoking inside! We asked to move tables and were accommodated immediately. We were seated closer to front entrance and the air quality was better in that section. Fabulous meal and great vibe, energy snd service.
The food, the drinks, the service, and the ambience aer ALL outstanding at Sonora Prime Puerto Vallarta!
Being used to American Steakhouses, the Sonora Prime steak preparation is very different. For example, in Sonora Prime the waiters are unaware of proper requests for a good steak crust. We requested a butter garlic cust on a Kasas/Bone in New York steak & it was chard/burnt instead of a crust making the steak a bit dry. The intent is there but in my opinion the chef(s) need a bit more training in this area. Everything else was great. The tuetano tacos, the tuetano broth & the deserts were on point. We would definitely return soon.
As an international foodie, this is a NO GO. Our greeting was this pop/cool restaurant, but unfortunately we weren’t impressed. We could tell our service was less than other tables (despite yow much we spent. Maybe because we were a gay couple?) the food was not bad. I’ve been to Puerto Vallarta many times, and I know you can get much better service and quality of food other places.
Fantastic Time! Thanks for the great service!!!!!!
Excelente atenciòn y servicio, muchas gracias ! !
La musica un poco fuerte, llego un mmento en que se hizo dificil la comunicacion en la mesa.
Very impressed with the service - it was top shelf. Loved the vibe and the food was delicious to top it off! Thank you Sonora Prime!
Great steak house with a twist
Great ambiance! Food is good service is very attentive.
Excelente calidad en platillos y muy buena mixologia.
We frequent the restaurant and know what to expect. This time they rushed us, the steak came out on a plate rather than a salt block as it always did. The waiter was not attentive.
Awesome experience, AGAIN! We went twice this week while on vacation. Israel and Carlos took tremendous care of us. We had the brisket tacos and the excellent margaritas. Also the popcorn cake dessert was one of the best desserts ever! We will be here again next year!
Comida deliciosa, los tacos de costilla con la carne que se desbarata en la boca. Servicio de meseros excelente
We came for our honeymoon to enjoy a nice meal
Sonora Prime – Puerto Vallarta offers takeout which you can order by calling the restaurant at 322 221 3124.
Sonora Prime – Puerto Vallarta is rated 4.6 stars by 856 OpenTable diners.
Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable. Due to local restrictions, this restaurant may not be accepting reservations at the moment.