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Pani Agua

$$ - $$$, Caribbean, Latin
152 Calle Rafael Cordero, San Juan 00901-1651, Puerto Rico
+1 787-722-6477
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good18%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“hummus” (5 reviews)
“fritters” (3 reviews)
“indian food” (11 reviews)
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Puerto Rican, Caribbean, Latin, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
152 Calle Rafael Cordero, San Juan 00901-1651, Puerto Rico
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Reviewed June 2, 2018 via mobile

I came here in 2017 and am back again. The service is consistent and the drinks are amazing. The hookah is always great. Nice local spot to relax. The stuff sweet plantains are to die for!

Thank Jeanette N
Reviewed December 31, 2017

Recently returned form San Juan.........so glad we found Kay & Peter at Pani Agua! They were so friendly, helpful with the local foods and just plain nice! Peter suggested the Carne Guisada as the authentic deal. Not a big beef eater but it was fantastic!...More

Thank ddshort7
Reviewed November 19, 2017

I'll be there January 10th 2018, I love these people. Every time I visit this island I come here. They are a must stop shop.

Thank Bob Z
Reviewed August 28, 2017

My wife and I went last Friday to this place. First the ambiance. Simple but cozy decoration. Lounge music and perfect setting if you are into Old San Juan state of mind. Sebastian, the bartender, is such a great host. He will make anything you...More

2  Thank Luis A
Reviewed August 5, 2017

My wife and I had a wonderful dinner at Pani Agua, the food was very high quality and delicious and the hostess Karishna was extremely nice! She had excellent recommendations and it was a great dinner! I would highly recommend this restaurant.

1  Thank Nishad M
Reviewed July 23, 2017

We loved our sever Karishna. She gave us excellent recommendations. The fritters were awesome , Kathi kebab and Bhel fantastic

Thank renashville71
Reviewed May 22, 2017

We went to several places in Old San Juan to smoke shisha (this was our third stop) and this was the only place to get it right the first time! Excellent drinks, chill atmosphere and friendly service! Highly recommended! Karishina is an awesome hostess who...More

1  Thank Francis G
Reviewed May 7, 2017 via mobile

Super chill place with good Indian food, and good Hookah The owner was very sweet and funny. Our waiter was amazing and gave us great recommendations for our trip.

Thank Suze K
Reviewed April 4, 2017 via mobile

Every Tuesday I have to wait from 7-9pm for my son to attend a music class at Fortaleza Street, I usually wander into a cafe or restaurant to pass the time. My favorite place decided to be closed on Tuesdays, so I was forced to...More

1  Thank 880hectorb
Reviewed April 4, 2017

First off their drink menu is to die for. They custom make a million types of mojitos and they are delicious. The food is authentic with a puerto rican flare. We would have gone back time and time again if we had time. Worth a...More

Thank P0LL0RIC0
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Questions & Answers
August 13, 2017|
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Response from Karishna K | Property representative |
Hello! The chicken is halal. There is hookah!
Henry D
April 23, 2017|
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Response from mariap1919 | Reviewed this property |
They also have daily specials with good prices if I remember correctly.
Karishna K
March 26, 2016|
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Response from Karishna K | Property representative |
As the owner, I posted this question because we get a lot of calls asking. Yes, we are a very family friendly place, don't get fooled by the size of our bar. We open earlier in the day and close at 11 because we want to keep... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Drinks, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Reservations, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 152 Calle Rafael Cordero, San Juan 00901-1651, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  San Juan
  • Phone Number: +1 787-722-6477
  • E-mail
Pani Agua is a Puerto Rican and Caribbean Restaurant and Hookah Bar. Come have a drink - we recommend the champagne mojito, smoke some hookah in our Hookah Lounge in San Juan and have some great caribbean (puerto rican and caribbean food).
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