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Restaurante El Tenedor

$$ - $$$Caribbean, Latin,
1 Calle Emilia Principe, Juncos 00777-3100, Puerto Rico
+1 787-734-6573
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Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good27%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“sirloin” (3 reviews)
“don julio” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Caribbean, Latin, Puerto Rican, Steakhouse, Wine Bar
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
1 Calle Emilia Principe, Juncos 00777-3100, Puerto Rico
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1 - 10 of 45 reviews

Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

El Tenedor is one of those restaurants that as I was growing up people always mentioned as "one of the best". It has that elegant and classic look which I like. The food is good and the prices are modest. I have also been there...More

Thank WaiPRUSA
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

We visited twice in a week. The bistro and the restaurant and the experience was sensational. Argentinian steak was excellent and the service was top if the class. The ambient is also great

Thank Ali D
Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

I had visited many years ago and vaguely remember the place except for the fact that I enjoyed the good. This time was not different the food was excellent in presentation, quality and taste. Service was great. I really loved the structure, it's beatiful. Did...More

Thank lizakq
Angel V, Public Relations Manager at Restaurante El Tenedor, responded to this reviewResponded 20 February 2017

Thanks for the kind review. Really glad you liked the food and the space. Have a nice day.

Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

This place has the best skirt steak in the entire Island! What a delicious treat. Let me tell you something. Im a pescatarian, but I if I could eat here every day I wouldn't be. Thumbs up! Bring in all of your friends to try!...More

Thank Krystal D
Angel V, Public Relations Manager at Restaurante El Tenedor, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2016

Thanks for your kind review! We are very glad you loved our food! Will love to have you back in our restaurant. Have a good day!

Reviewed 10 October 2016

I highly recommend El Tenedor Rest, the food is extremly fresh, and delicious. As an appetizer we ordered gratinated sausage with manchego chesse, 2 orders of Filet Mignon and 2 orders of Sirloin, on the side fried plantains, potatoes aeoli and Don Julio rice. It...More

Thank Elizabeth R
Angel V, Public Relations Manager at Restaurante El Tenedor, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2016

Thanks for your nice review! We look forward to having you in our restaurant again. Have a great day!

Reviewed 3 July 2016

Is not the same like they used to be. The food is low quality and its seems like they were closing. Its a sad experienceMore

Thank cadabo917
Angel V, Public Relations Manager at Restaurante El Tenedor, responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2016
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Saludos, sentimos mucho que su experiencia en el Tenedor no haya sido la mejor. ¿Que no le gusto de la...More

Reviewed 1 April 2016 via mobile

Good place,clean,relax,attentive staff,the parking it's not so big so in the weekend I guess you have to be early.Not pricey.And the food was good.

Thank sagsat
Angel V, Public Relations Manager at Restaurante El Tenedor, responded to this reviewResponded 7 April 2016

Thanks for the kind review! We look forward to having you again in our restaurant.

Reviewed 18 January 2016

My wife and I had dinner at this spot and enjoyed the meal. I had the ribs which were tasty, and my wife had the osso bucco which was fabulous. The decor has the feel of a restaurant in Spain. Not a cheap option, but...More

Thank Krivokrasov
Angel V, Public Relations Manager at Restaurante El Tenedor, responded to this reviewResponded 19 January 2016

Hello Krivokrasov! We are glad that you enjoyed your visit to our restaurant. Thanks for the nice review. Hope to have you back sometime in the near future. Have a nice day!

Reviewed 17 December 2015 via mobile

I was very disappointed in my last visit. I used to go a lot when I worked in the area 18 years ago, and was the best steak house in the east cost. Not any more. I found it extremely expensive and with all they...More

Thank Gianna-I
Angel V, Public Relations Manager at Restaurante El Tenedor, responded to this reviewResponded 6 January 2016

Hello Gianna, we are sorry you had a bad experience with us. We will address this issue as soon as possible. We would love to have you back someday. Have a nice day and thanks for your honest review.

Reviewed 16 December 2015

Food here is very delicious, the staff is very polite and the atmosphere is definetly very different. Great place to go on a date.

Thank Niome4
Angel V, Public Relations Manager at Restaurante El Tenedor, responded to this reviewResponded 6 January 2016

We are delighted that you enjoyed our restaurant. Have a nice day!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$55
Cuisine
Caribbean, Latin, Puerto Rican, Steakhouse, Wine Bar
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Calle Emilia Principe, Juncos 00777-3100, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  Juncos
  • Phone Number: +1 787-734-6573
Description
Founded in 1974 by Julio Mantero. Our restaurant is located inside an antique distillery that operated from 1915 to 1942. El Tenedor has an amazing locale that boasts Scandinavian and Mediterranean architecture and is exquisitely decorated with antique objects. El Tenedor is the best Steakhouse in Puerto Rico. We offer the best meat, the best price and the best service all in an exclusive location.
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