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Cafe Puerto Rico

208 O'Donnel Plaza Colon, San Juan, Puerto Rico
+1 787-724-2281
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“mofongo” (548 reviews)
“chicken” (150 reviews)
“cassava” (26 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 3:30 PMAll hours
Caribbean, Latin, Spanish, Puerto Rican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
208 O'Donnel Plaza Colon, San Juan, Puerto Rico
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Reviewed 25 July 2015

This was the first restaurant that we tried in Old San Juan. We were very lucky it usually has a long wait but we were able to be seated quickly. The food was ok but the pina colada wow! Overall an ok experience. Would go...More

Thank Nichelle C
Reviewed 24 July 2015

The restaurant is small, and a bit crowded, but service is very friendly, the food is varied and excellent (try the fried sweet potatoes) and the prices are very adequate.

Thank munfratluis
Reviewed 23 July 2015 via mobile

Excellent!!!!!! 😋 the food was awesome casual attire and real Authentic Puerto Rican Food ..Very Tasty ate there twice it was that good!

Thank Yay_Foodie
Reviewed 20 July 2015

We ate here our first evening in OSJ, on the recommendation of the front desk clerk at our hotel. Cafe Puerto Rico was just a short walk from our hotel, which made it convenient for a late night meal after a tiring day of travel....More

Thank makin-memories
Reviewed 20 July 2015 via mobile

On a very hot day in Old San Juan, we came across Cafe Puerto Rico. It was a wonderful surprise. Cool inside with warm wood paneling and a cozy atmosphere. We split a sweet plantain mofongo filled with a subtle garlic chicken. It was the...More

Thank ahamernik
Reviewed 19 July 2015

This place is great. The food and staff treated us like family. I would recommend this place to anyone wanting to try great local foods.

Thank Steffan B
Reviewed 17 July 2015

This is a must visit restaurant while in San Juan. They have several variations of Mofongo (green plantains, yucca and sweet plantains), that can be stuffed with chicken, beef, pork, shrimp or vegetables. Really fantastic food. Get there early for a seat or you'll have...More

Thank IndulgenceTravel
Reviewed 17 July 2015

I chose to eat here based on a recommendation from one of my friends who had traveled to San Juan and happened to eat here. That shows how strong the word of mouth is for this restaurant. I loved the Veggie Mofongos here. Also, the...More

Thank Krishnakumar S
Reviewed 14 July 2015

I was recommended to by several people to try this restaurant as I wanted to try some local cuisine. I was in the area about 15 minutes before the restaurant opened and there was already a line. The food was great! I tried the mofongo,...More

Thank Shaina W
Reviewed 13 July 2015 via mobile

We were referred to this restaurant by every local we talked to and we were so excited to try it. The first night we never received our appetizer and our dishes were not very good, I had the Chicken Stuffed Eggplant and it was really...More

Thank VegasRocks702
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:45 PM
11:30 AM - 3:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:45 PM
11:30 AM - 3:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:45 PM
11:30 AM - 3:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:45 PM
11:30 AM - 3:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:45 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:45 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 208 O'Donnel Plaza Colon, San Juan, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  San Juan
  • Phone Number: +1 787-724-2281
  • E-mail
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