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La Piccola Fontana

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6063 Isla Verda Avenue | in Wyndham El San Juan Hotel, Carolina, Puerto Rico
+1 787-791-0966
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17:30 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 17:30 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 23:00
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Old Bridge, New Jersey
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2016

Pricey, yes, but well worth it. Staff and food and ambiance - superb in every way. One of the best meals I ever had. Even if you are not staying in Isle Verde, I would go to this restaurant. Perfectly cooked calamari, osso bucco, rissoto and dessert we had! they have traditional Italian cousin as well as chef specials.

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Thank LilaDiana
green4859
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171 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2016

We dined her for our anniversary celebration the night before we left Isla Verde. We were looking for a more upscale restaurant to go and we decided to go to El San Juan hotel and didn't realize they had so many restaurants to choose from. I'd have to say that service was excellent (they treated us with great courtesy and... More 

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PUERTO RICO
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48 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2016

Service is great. Staff are all wonderful. Food was not prepared as expected, to be fair, they do use good quality ingredients though. My risotto was grainy under cooked. Lamb was salty and not tender enough. Fish (I forgot if its halibut or seabass) was nice but the vegetables and sauce was very salty and mushy. Steam clams was great... More 

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Garnet Valley, Pennsylvania
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2016

This restaurant is very expensive but the food was good. I would not eat there on a regular basis but it is a nice restaurant for special occasions. Staff was awesome but with drinks we were at $60 a person for dinner and one shared appetizer.

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Thank tra418
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20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 June 2016 via mobile

Took family and friends to dinner here. Ordered the sausage and spinach risotto for an appetizer to share. It had a weird flavor and was not good. My wife ordered the egg plant parmigian. It was soggy and mushy. My chicken parm was the best thing of the evening. The staff was very friendly but for the price I would... More 

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San Juan, Puerto Rico
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 May 2016

great food and service but too loud and noise and couldnt hear the server recommending us the food we want to oreder....so sad to a great place and music was no appropiate to the place and i almost have yell to other person

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West Hartford, CT
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105 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 May 2016

I have given this restaurant wonderful reviews in the past, but no more. I recently went with my family and we were sadly disappointed. We understand that the economy in Puerto Rico is very bad, but this restaurant seems to be trying to make up its losses on one meal. The food is okay. The staff is awesome. The high... More 

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Saratoga Springs, New York
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39 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 May 2016

Lovely, intimate restaurant at the E San Juan but NOT cheap! The fried calamari was light, crispy and delicious. I had fresh pasta (cooked to perfection) with mussels & clams; my friend had a beef and red wine risotto that was "over the top" delicious and my husband had the Chicken Marsala with a side of pasta that was absolutely... More 

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Ocean Grove, New Jersey
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65 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 May 2016

The food is delicious, and they have escargot, which you have a hard time finding in PRico. If you can make a meal of appetizers, you will be happy. However , the price for spaghetti, for example is outrageous when you can buy a jar and a box for $3.00. This means there was nothing special about it; could have... More 

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New York
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016

Each year we visit Puerto Rico we look forward to Dining At La Piccola Fontana located in El Conquisdor Hotel. I am never disappointed. The staff is warm, welcoming and very attentive. Service is what one expects at an upscale Restuant. The food is delicious and beautifully presented. If your looking for a dinning experience that meets all your expectations... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$25 - US$100
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
17:30 - 22:00
Monday
17:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:30 - 22:00
Thursday
17:30 - 22:00
Friday
17:00 - 23:00
Saturday
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6063 Isla Verda Avenue | in Wyndham El San Juan Hotel, Carolina, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  Carolina
  • Phone Number: +1 787-791-0966

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?