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Restaurant El Taino

129 Km. 20. Hm. 1 | Callejones, Puerto Rico
+1 787-897-7417
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  • Excellent8%
  • Very good10%
  • Average2%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible68%
7 Jun 2017
“Terrible place to eat”
17 May 2017
“We should have gotten up and left....”
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Latin, Caribbean, Spanish, Puerto Rican
129 Km. 20. Hm. 1 | Callejones, Puerto Rico
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Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

DO NOT EAT HERE! We waited an hour for our food then never got one of our meals. Terrible terrible customer service....worst restaurant ever!

Thank Jan W
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

The only thing good about this restaurant is the appearance of the outside of the building. A guy at the front of caves was passing out flyers. We waited far too long given their were only 2 other tables with customers. The mofongo with skirt...More

1  Thank Lynn H
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

Came here after touring the caves. Waited 30 mins and did not receive our food . Bad customer service .

Thank Anette I
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

I don't know why there are so many bad reviews. The food was on time and very very good. The service was excellent. Best mojitos in the area. My family and I really enjoyed the environment. Best Puerto Rican food!!

Thank Orlando M
Reviewed 21 January 2017

Taino Restaurant has gone down hill and I'm willing to say it hit rock bottom. Once one of my favorite places to go to sadly this restaurant has lost it. The service is terrible, the food is terrible and food is overprice. I have not...More

Thank PRaquaman
Reviewed 4 April 2016 via mobile

Had to wait more than an hour for greasy and extremely salty appetizers . Main course took 90 mins. Poor quality food. Multiple parties left the place with untouched food or drinks at the tables w/o settling accounts. That bad !!!!

1  Thank Mr L
Reviewed 16 February 2016 via mobile

El Taino is officially the worst restaurant I have ever been too. The service was horrible - took an hour to get our food and it the place was far from busy. They begged us to say and said the food "was on the way...More

1  Thank Jeremiah G
Reviewed 22 October 2015 via mobile

How much a restaurant can change in a decade, it was the best arroz con guinea when it was a small business! What a dissapointment! today after visiting the observatory, went back. Place it's huge, decoration is beautiful, however owner and chef should be ashamed....More

Thank Min C
Reviewed 4 July 2015 via mobile

We received a flier upon entering the caves at Camuy for this restaurant so we figured we would try it... The outside and inside look nice. Looks can be deceiving... We ordered our food, drinks were served, soda cans came out hot. Waitress comes back...More

1  Thank mxdaless
Reviewed 5 March 2015

I’m living now for 30 years in Puerto Rico. My wife is Puertorican. I guess I have seen it all, especially after reading all these reviews I knew what to expect. We had recently a Class Reunion from our Swiss Engineer College (ETH) in Zurich....More

Thank Matthias E
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Latin, Caribbean, Spanish, Puerto Rican
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 129 Km. 20. Hm. 1 | Callejones, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico
  • Phone Number: +1 787-897-7417
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