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Cafe Cuatro Sombras

Recinto Sur #259, San Juan 00902, Puerto Rico
+1 787-724-7145
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“guava butter” (34 reviews)
“sandwiches” (72 reviews)
“panini” (23 reviews)
Closes in 6 min
07:00 - 20:00All hours
American, Cafe, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly
Recinto Sur #259, San Juan 00902, Puerto Rico
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Reviewed 18 March 2015

Beautifully presented, complex flavor. Great atmosphere and wonderful product. We brought home some whole beans and hope to be able to capture the flavor and the memory of Café Cuatro Sombras. Don't miss it!

Thank Martha T
Reviewed 10 March 2015

My wife and me wanted to have a nice cup of puertorican coffe, so we headed to Cuatro Sombras Cafe in Old San Juan. Since you enter the place you will be received like an old friend. The staff is friendly and will answer any...More

Thank JosueVazquez
Reviewed 9 March 2015

Went there on a Saturday morning. They serve good coffee and very nice sandwiches even though I consider it a bit pricey. Over all it was ok.

Thank Brenda S
Reviewed 6 March 2015

Drink some there and buy some to enjoy at home!!! If you want to make surprise a coffee lover with a Caribbean coffee bang this is the place!!!!

Thank Alexandra F
Reviewed 5 March 2015

Cafe Cuatro Sombras 259 Calle Recinto Sur, San Juan, 00901, Puerto Rico Phone:+1 787-724-9955. This is the real deal for the ultimate coffee-lover. All Puerto Rican hand-picked beans from the family’s plantation in Yauco. Yauco is one of the celebrated towns with the finest of...More

Thank copleysquare
Reviewed 27 February 2015

Having been here two years prior several times with my husband, I was eager to take my sister after raving about it. We love coffees and wanted a light bite. This, I thought, would be a great way to start to our first day In...More

3  Thank julia c
Reviewed 15 February 2015 via mobile

Puerto Ricans will proudly tell you that the Pope drinks coffee made from Puerto Rican beans. And so they should. The coffee here is rich, complex, full-bodied and delicious! This café only highlights that rich coffee heritage, and has a hip, fun vibe to compliment...More

1  Thank DoctorGumbo
Reviewed 13 February 2015 via mobile

Good turkey sandwich and husband loved the coffee. Very small however but seating was comfortable. Down side is they had no breakfast sandwiches. Not one sandwich included eggs

Thank Erika C
Reviewed 6 February 2015 via mobile

The place is very welcoming, great music playing on the background. Be ready to have 100% Puerto Rican coffee. Their paninis are great as well.

Thank ecologito
Reviewed 3 February 2015 via mobile

I was working on the Disney Fantasy with a stop in San Juan and a coworker recommended to go here for breakfast. So I adventure early in the morning to have some coffee and what a treat. The coffee is grown in the same town...More

Thank VRod1214
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15 July 2015|
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Response from Lynn M | Reviewed this property |
More lunch in the morning than breakfast. Not a lot of eggs and bacon. But the sandwiches are fresh and good. And there are sweets.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$15
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Seating, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Recinto Sur #259, San Juan 00902, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  San Juan
  • Phone Number: +1 787-724-7145
  • E-mail
Coffee Shop, Single Origin Coffee, Restauratnt
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