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El Gigante Dormido

$$ - $$$Caribbean, Latin,
Urb. Riverview, Calle 20 W-7 | Urbanizacion Riverview, Bayamon 00961, Puerto Rico
+1 787-640-7889
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good15%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“his guitar” (11 reviews)
“the owner” (58 reviews)
“puerto rico” (19 reviews)
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Caribbean, Latin, Puerto Rican, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Urb. Riverview, Calle 20 W-7 | Urbanizacion Riverview, Bayamon 00961, Puerto Rico
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Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

What a great time. Food was excellent. The music was outstanding and the owner was a great host and life of the party. Highly recommend!

Thank hesexpress
Reviewed 14 September 2017

. We had monfogo and pastels which were delicious . . Edwin the owner was so attentive. His hospitality was so genuine and made us feel so Special. We had the pleasure of live entertainment with Edwin playing the guitar and singing. Many patrons of...More

Thank _tmccand105
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

El Gigante Dormido is a restaurant specializing in Puerto Rican food, especially home made pasteles. The owner Edwin invites singers, guitar players,trios to sing and play typical Puerto Rican music. On Fridays, Elba sings in Spanish and English and she is fantastic . The owner...More

Thank Bonnie W
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

We had a wonderful meal. Great atmosphere. The food was delicious. The sancocho was outstanding. The pasteles were just like my dad used to make. The owner was so gracious. He spoke to us about places to see while in town and was just very...More

Thank Claudia R
Reviewed 3 July 2017

My experience was excellent....celebrated my mother 81st birthday there...the owner and staff were very friendly and accomodating....the food was delicious ...the owner grabbed his guitar and went to our table to sing several songs to my mother for her birthday.

Thank sandralee09
Reviewed 3 June 2017

This restaurant brings the countryside flavors with a flare for the nostalgic into the city for all to enjoy. The owner has trained the staff to treat customers like friends. They truly stick to the motto - You come in a client yet leave as...More

Thank Mar_T777
Reviewed 16 May 2017

If you want to experience a familiar place to eat and be entertained, this is the place. We were a party of 8 and all dishes were brought on time and all were delicious. The owner, Edwin is a great host. He could be greeting...More

Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

Having never been to Puerto Rico, my family had no idea where to find an authentic Puerto Rican meal. We found El Gigante Dormido on our hotel website as it was only 3 miles away. We were greeted with open arms and welcomed into the...More

Thank Jennifer C
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

It isn't often when a small restaurant accepts a party of 30 people, during lunchtime, with 15 minutes heads up. Then they proceeded to give us a whole section of the restaurant (as opposed to breaking up our party). After a delicious meal, the owner...More

Thank Sofia H
Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

Looking to eat something delicious we arrived at El Gigante Dormido..what a nice welcome, timing, food, service was excellent. Hey trust me..you wil enjoy everything.

Thank Linda659
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
USD 10 - USD 15
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
11:00 pm - 4:00 pm
11:00 pm - 4:00 pm
11:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Urb. Riverview, Calle 20 W-7 | Urbanizacion Riverview, Bayamon 00961, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  Bayamon
  • Phone Number: +1 787-640-7889
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