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San Juan, Puerto Rico
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Love this area of pr if you want a taste of pr the real deal what pr is all about then this is the... read more

Reviewed 13 April 2015
Chicago, Illinois
via mobile
Plaza del Mercado, a f Santaella restaurant, other local cuisine, upscale pretentious adamant chef owners

Visited smaller El Sabor de Reina, excellene in filled avocado with shrimps, and larger restaurants... read more

Reviewed 23 February 2015
Carlos R
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This San Juan neighborhood is just southeast of the old city.
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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Reviewed 13 April 2015 via mobile

Love this area of pr if you want a taste of pr the real deal what pr is all about then this is the area to be in the pictures dont do it justice but see for yourself

2  Thank luna6373
Reviewed 23 February 2015 via mobile

Visited smaller El Sabor de Reina, excellene in filled avocado with shrimps, and larger restaurants in the area. Ranging from local Puerto Rican-Dominican cuisine to upscale Tropical-international. Among those more pretencious-expensive outlets like Santaella. At Santaella we had a chicken liver over toasted breads for...More

1  Thank Carlos R
Reviewed 11 December 2014

It has been at a slow pace, but the vision of many architects, government leaders, and planners of revitalizing Santurce is coming to pass. After years of identifying abandoned buildings and re-zoning vacant properties in order to bring new life through modern apartment buildings, shops,...More

7  Thank Pedro T
Reviewed 25 December 2013

This is where the locals go. Mainly the crowds over 30, go there for Happy hour. The area is not glamorous, but once you get to the center you will have a good time. Parking may be challenging.

3  Thank MiamiTravelMom2010
Reviewed 10 June 2013

La Placita Santurce, markets by day and on some nights, i think Thursdays and weekends it turns in to a lively night spot for all the locals to hang out and listen to amazing live music on the street and dance the night away. Definitely...More

8  Thank adelaidesurflifesavr
Reviewed 26 May 2013

the picture don't make justice to Santurce either , you should take a picture of Ponce de Leon ave because it crosses the Santurce section of San Juan from one side to the other(picture from Ponce de leon & de diego ave) or from Ponce...More

Thank baldr1c
Reviewed 24 January 2013

We went there when the market was open and had dinner along the street. Happy hour was like watching a fashion show. Everybody came there after work to enjoy happy hour and we enjoyed it with them.

4  Thank tomd63
Reviewed 22 December 2012 via mobile

Beautiful place! Clear water, nice sand, and a whole lot to do. We went parasailing, on a banana boat, and jet skiiing there. They were all great, a bit expenisve but expected and still great. The staff aren't the friendliest but the fun is worth...More

Thank prtwiin
Reviewed 11 December 2012

I am really sorry to say this, but Santurce is just a shadow of what is used to be. This is a large area with a blending of busnisses, residential facilities (condos & houses), educational institutions, and recreational facilities. The one thing that stills stands...More

3  Thank WaiPRUSA
Reviewed 1 November 2012

Even though tere are many places,offices and shops closed; the city have been rebuilding a lot of the old facilities and many new restaurants are been open.

Thank Maritza G
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