News from Around Banderas Bay | October 2005
|Five Star Diamond Award for Vista Grill|
On October 4th, Vista Grill received the Five Star Diamond Award from the American Academy of Restaurant and Hospitality Science. Among those recognized by the Academy are five-star quality hotels, resorts, cruise lines, restaurants and chefs.
The decisions of the American Academy are based exclusively on the establishment's commitment to excellence in luxury and exemplary service within its category and classification. This standard of dedication is what sets the recipients of the American Academy's internationally recognized Star Diamond Award apart from all others.
As one of the most popular fine dining restaurants in Puerto Vallarta, Vista Grill offers fine cuisine that blends contemporary flavors with new Mexican cuisine, a romantic atmosphere, multi-leveled hanging terraces for fabulous sunset dining and an intimate bar and salon area featuring New York-style lounge music.
This splendid, sophisticated eatery not only goes out of its way to serve exquisitely prepared and presented food, but also has a wine cellar with over 300 labels of the best wines in the world featuring varieties such as Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Malbec, Corvina, Chardonnay, and Sauvignon Blanc and many others - all available by the glass.
During the ceremony, which was held at the restaurant on Tuesday October 4th, the award was presented to owner Alberto Pιrez and Executive Chef Claudio Marras by Sr. Ulrich Schwartz, Vice-President of the American Academy of Restaurant and Hospitality Science. Vista Grill waiters, kitchen staff, public relations and quality control employees were also present at the ceremony, as they are fundamental elements of the team that worked together to garner the award.
There is no question that Vista Grill is one of Puerto Vallarta's best options for fine dining, offering the Vallarta community and our visitors a memorable gastronomical experience. For more information about the restaurant, and to enter our contest to win a free dinner for two at Vista Grill click HERE.