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Traditional Puerto Rican Agriculture, Extraordinary Coffee

Café El Gran Batey is Puerto Rican values, tradition and service at its best. José Daniel, don... read more

Reviewed 30 July 2018
TTFamily2014
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Caguas, Puerto Rico
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Unique opportunity—Fantastic coffee!

We visited during a day tour with Charlie’s Custom Tours. We enjoyed the trip into the mountains... read more

Reviewed 3 July 2018
Bugger7782
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Coffee plantation, beneficiado (wet mill) and roasting house, for more than 45 years in our family, we do tours from the coffee tree to the cup. Free of cost, you will learn and live the moment on how a family works with a high grade coffee and...more
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Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

Café El Gran Batey is Puerto Rican values, tradition and service at its best. José Daniel, don Bernardo, and doña Loti are such great hosts, you will not be able to get them out of your mind. You will learn how an amazing family dedicates...More

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Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

We visited during a day tour with Charlie’s Custom Tours. We enjoyed the trip into the mountains and learning about the coffee process. Small and intimate, friendly and authentic. Lotty was so kind and we enjoyed her cake and fresh brew! No obligation to buy,...More

1  Thank Bugger7782
Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile

If you love coffee, you'll love this place! Its like stepping back in time and learning how coffee is harvested. The coffee was excellent as well!

1  Thank Tom R
Reviewed 21 June 2018

We stopped here as part of a daylong tour with Charlie's Custom Tours. We had a fantastic visit! Lotty was so very warm and hospitable, and impressed upon us that we were under no obligation to make a purchase. After being offered a cup of...More

1  Thank Melinda C
Reviewed 15 June 2018 via mobile

Short and sweet tour of the process of making coffee (which was nice because it was hot outside). Sweet couple that was very welcoming and never pushy about buying anything. Beautiful views.

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Reviewed 22 September 2017

Five adult family members visited in May 2016. It's a lovely drive, up into the hills, but Gran Batey tour is on fairly level ground, making it easy for the handicapped members (knee injury and oxygen use) in our group. Along with coffee production demonstrations...More

1  Thank clark32016
Reviewed 5 September 2017

We've visited many Coffee farms across Puerto Rico, a very limited number of sites can detail and demonstrate all the steps that surrounds the coffee experience at it heights!. Gran Batey is a family owned Farm perfectly set and presented by their owners, Bernardo and...More

1  Thank Gilbertopr
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Came here with my children expecting a tour of the coffee process. The only thing they did was serve us a little cup of coffee with a piece of pound cake and then sell us coffee.

Thank pr440
Reviewed 27 July 2017

Deep in the mountains of Utuado, Puerto Rico you will find one of the best coffee at Cafe Gran Batey. Not only you will find that their coffee is excellent, but also their warm hospitality. Their 100% arabica coffee is grown and processed at their...More

1  Thank Jose S
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

See how coffee is made on the small scale family farm. Learn the process of coffee making. Spanish very helpful. Tour is free but call ahead. Purchase some coffee!

1  Thank cc12342015
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Hello!! Thanks for the interest in visiting Gran Batey. From Aguadilla to Gran Batey in Utuado...take the #2 road from Aguadilla to Arecibo, then #10 from Arecibo to Utuado (25min). When you arrive at the first traffic light... More
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