A Page in the Sun - South Side - 299 Olas Altas. English bookstore and coffee shop with delicious lattes, pastries and ice cream. Friendly service and a great location have made this a favorite among locals and tourists for years, with street side seating. A relaxing place to sit and read or watch the local scene. Daily, 7:30am-11:30pm.
The Book Store - South Side - 334 V. Carranza. English language books, magazines and papers; special orders. Spanish titles as well as special orders. Mon-Sat, 9am-7pm and Sun, 11am-6pm
Cafe San Angel - South Side - 449 Olas Altas. This open sidewalk cafe serves coffee, crepes, fruit smoothies, salads, sandwiches, pastries and desserts. Breakfast and Mexican specialties such as nachos, burritos and enchiladas also available. Another good choice on the Olas Altas street for people watching, with tables outside and couches and chairs inside. Daily, 8:30am-2am.
Choco Banana - South Side - 147 Amapas. A local spot popular for years for its chocolate covered bananas, smoothies, milkshakes and strong cups of morning coffee. Serving breakfast at Choco Banana and lunch and dinner in the restaurant upstairs, Banana Cantina, open 4pm-11pm. Menu includes salads, sandwiches, avocado enchiladas, crab ravioli, sea bass and two shrimp dishes. downstairs, Mon-Sat, 8am-10pm
Ciber Milenium - South Side - 374 Francisco Madero. Inexpensive internet access, 10 pesos per hour, with thirteen computers, public fax, scanner, games. 10 pesos per hour. Mon-Sat, 9am-10pm; Sun, 10am-10pm
The Coffee Break - North Side - 1222 Avenida Mexico. American coffee, lattes, cappuccinos, espressos, teas, designer frappés & smoothies. Mon-Sat, 9am-10pm
The Coffee Cup - South Side - 146 Rodolfo Gomez. Coffee in the morning, afternoon and evening. Coffee, smoothies, fresh baked goods, breakfast and sandwiches in a pleasant atmosphere. Featuring contemporary Mexican art from Galeria Flores. Friendly service by owners Scott and Chris and staff at this popular gay meeting place. Wireless internet. Daily, 7am-10pm on South Side and Daily, 5am-10pm in the Marina.
CyberSmoothie - South Side - 111 Rodolfo Gomez, Local #3. Located at the Hotel San Marino plaza, with ten computers for surfing the internet, high speed DSL, fax and telephone services, as well as a selection of delicious smoothies, juices, sandwiches, salads and coffees. Popular. Owner Leonardo Tejeda is also a certified massage therapist. Daily, 9am-9:30pm
Dee's Coffee Company - South Side - 120 Rodolfo Gomez. Coffee, sandwiches, homemade pastries and more sweet goodies, with seating outside or inside. Wireless internet access. Very popular on the South Side for the homebaked pastries. Daily, 7am-10pm
Maximilian Espresso Cafe - South Side - 380 Olas Altas. Serving 20 different coffees, Austrian pastries and ice cream. Mon-Sat, 8am-Midnight,
Oro Verde - Central - 728 Juarez, upstairs. Some of the best coffee in town as they roast their own beans. You might miss finding this place as it's an upstairs location, but I like the bohemian spacious atmosphere that's comfortable for reading and writing, and good sandwiches too. Mon-Sat 8am-10pm
Pie in the Sky - South Side - 247 Lazaro Cardenas. Famous in the Banderas Bay area for their fine pastries, cakes and chocolates. Also serving a full range of hot and cold coffees: cappuchino, mocha, café latte & expresso. Delish cheese, spinach and chicken empanadas, scones and muffins and chicken pies. They deliver. The main bakery and cafe has been in Bucerias for over 20 years now, on the highway to Punta de Mita. Daily, 9am-10pm
PV Cafe.com - South Side - 246 Olas Altas. One of Vallarta's main cyber cafes with full bar and eatery, seven computers, fax, wireless internet and long distance calling. Outdoor sidewalk seating available and they serve sandwiches, salads, ice cream and desserts. Recently moved to a new smaller location just down the street from their previous spot. Pleasant ambiance with good food and drink. Daily, 7am-midnight
Starbucks - Central - Main town plaza and North Side - Plaza Península, Local B-1. Wireless internet access. Daily, 7am-11pm
Unique Internet - South Side - 429 Basilio Badillo at Jacarandas. Eight brand new flat screen, high speed computers on high speed connection for surfing the internet. Mon-Sat, 9am-6pm.