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Congas by the Sea

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Caribbean, Puerto Rican, Latin, Spanish
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Kiosko #9 | Carr 3 Km 41.1, Luquillo 00773, Puerto Rico
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

Great food, everything make fresh , Miguel the owner very friendly, we try the food and we been back 3 times more , thanks Congas great food and great people!

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Thank Valente A
San Antonio, Texas
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28 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2016 via mobile

The $3 martinis were amazing!! I loved the berry ones and even took some to go! The shrimp skewers, the fried coconut shrimp, the mahi mahi and more were delicious!!!!!! I was in heaven and it was totally worth the money!

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Thank Rasheeda35
Michigan
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18 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 March 2016 via mobile

I ordered a shrimp cocktail and the conga cylinder which is prawns and peppers wrapped in a chicken breast which is then wrapped in Churrasco ( skirt steak). I was expecting skirt steak to be tough as it usually is what that was not the case it was very tender. It was a very good meal all go there seem... More 

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Thank JimboBryan
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 March 2016 via mobile

We went here on our first day in Puerto Rico and it was very nice. I highly recommend the Plenera. The view was also very nice by the beach. This kiosk is a hidden gem

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Thank Thomas M
Delmar, New York, United States
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 March 2016

This restaurant in one of the Luquillo Kiosks in Luquillo Puerto Rico. Many people might want to by pass this, thinking that it is a tacky strip of cruddy businesses but there are great restaurants here, and Congas is the best! The restaurant has a bar with a few tables towards the front and then a number of tables in... More 

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Thank Tom B
Delmar, New York
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 February 2016

We enjoyed our dinner so much, we went back for a second night. It did not disappoint - was every bit as good, if not better than the first night.

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Thank Kim B
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30 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 February 2016 via mobile

Nice ppl & nice place, great place to stop in for a Sunday stroll around town, beautiful beach view from back patio

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Thank beachjunkiex4
Luquillo, Puerto Rico
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18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2016

After a day at the beach, some friends and I went there. The food was tasty and the prices were reasonable. Good fish and arepas. The service is friendly but a little slow, specially because the restaurant was not full. Very clean place, food is prepare at the moment, nice atmosphere. Will go back again!

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Thank Brenda J
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2016 via mobile

Happened to stop here after going to another restaurant that was full and decided to try this place. The service was okay, a bit slow. The food was delicious. Maybe this is why it took a long time to prepare even though the restaurant was relatively empty. Definitely the best mofongo I tried while in PR. Would love to go... More 

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2016

Based upon a recommendation from a nearby artisan gallery owner we stopped at the kiosks yesterday for a late lunch on our way back to San Juan from el yunque. Congas was on a list of restaurants we were told had good local fare. The young man who waited on us was very kind and polite but had to be... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Caribbean, Puerto Rican, Latin, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Full Bar
Good for
Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, Romantic, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kiosko #9 | Carr 3 Km 41.1, Luquillo 00773, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  Luquillo

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?