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El Meson Gallego

1247 F D Roosevelt Ave | Puerto Nuevo, San Juan 00920, Puerto Rico
+1 787-783-5866
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good14%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“paella” (7 reviews)
“cochinillo” (2 reviews)
“croquetas” (3 reviews)
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Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
1247 F D Roosevelt Ave | Puerto Nuevo, San Juan 00920, Puerto Rico
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Reviewed 10 March 2018

It seems there is a new administration with new changes. There is a new chef. The wine list was markedly reduced. The menu choices were reduced also. Old traditions like going Sunday's for Cochinillo are not available. Continues to be a very good fine dining...More

Thank 27Ruben27
Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

Just a great place for authentic flavorful taps and Spanish dishes. Order multiple taps, perhaps a bit too many,tortilla española, pulpo, grilled and also with a vinaigrette, croquetas de jamon, calamari, gambas, serrano. All were excellent. We ordered several entrees, rice dishes, fish, meats, were...More

Thank Alberto C
Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

This is the type of restaurant where you bring a valued guest too or after a successful meeting to close the day. The meals are fresh and very good. The style, wine and service are also very good. The deserts, try them all, each and...More

Thank Foodt
Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

El Meson Gallego is an excellent choice for either lunch or dinner. It's menu is full of choices and the wine list is very good as well. The service is always first class too.

Thank surf_golf
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

Excellent Spanish restaurant in Puerto Rico. They have an excellent wine list and champagne, the paella is great, the halibut is an excellent choice is you are in the mood for fish, and the atmosphere is great. Good for family, business or couple dinner.

Thank Antonio C
Reviewed 3 April 2017

Elegant restaurant, superb high quality food. Place where you do not have to worry about what to eat.

Thank alvaroacc
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Great traditional Spanish food. Elegant informal setting. Powerhouse at lunch. Brilliant service. Fresh seafood and paella specialty.

Thank Angel C
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

The place is elegant. The staff is friendly and provide great service. Food is excellent. Definitely recommend for business or friends.

Thank G2492QCcarlosd
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

Good service, but expect to pay premium $30+ per person. Food is above average. It has an antique old look. I enjoyed my lunch.

Thank Erick P
Reviewed 15 January 2017

What can I say one of my all time favorite restaurants. From the begining to end - The Atmosphere, Staff, Sangria, Spanish Ham (Jamon Iberico), Cheese (Queso Manchego). The Croquetas, Calamares, Pulpo, Paella, Trufa de Chocolate & Cafe con Leche - From start to finish...More

Thank Robert M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
6:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
6:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
6:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
6:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
6:30 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
6:30 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1247 F D Roosevelt Ave | Puerto Nuevo, San Juan 00920, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  San Juan
  • Phone Number: +1 787-783-5866
  • E-mail
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