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Ave Isla Verde, San Juan 00979, Puerto Rico
+1 787-791-5585
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good36%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“smoked chicken” (66 reviews)
“cornish hen” (39 reviews)
“garlic bread” (59 reviews)
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Caribbean, Latin, Spanish, Cuban, Puerto Rican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Ave Isla Verde, San Juan 00979, Puerto Rico
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Food was only ok compared to how pricey it was. I'm giving it a very good because our waiter Joseph was extremely polite and very helpful.

Thank jray12094
Reviewed 1 week ago

The service was very very bad and the air conditioning was not working so everyone was sweating like crazy. The food was not good at all and the served my child a coke with wine in it. It was a TERRIBLE experience. PLATOS RESTAURANT is...More

Thank hildafuentes2018
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visited this restaurant again after 13 year of not being in Puerto Rico and the food is as tasty as usual. The service is great, and their prices are super affordable. I had the Picadillo Cubano with Congri and Yuca. Yum Yum Yum, it...More

Thank TheAxelMan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had dinner here early on Friday night. At 5:30 there were still plenty of open tables, but it filled up quickly. We tried the Fiesta Cubano, a sampler dish with about 6 types of entree’s with rice and beans. Everything was tasty and interesting....More

Thank tagnrocky
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Puerto Ricans can cook! I had a delicious salad and salmon but also heard fantastic comments about the "fall off the bone ribs". Waitress was delightful and engaging and the service was swift though the place was buzzing and busy for lunch. Good food and...More

Thank myersandmyers
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Traveling by car around San Juan seems like a viable option until you discover that there is no parking near many of the fine restaurants on Isla Verde. I had read about Metropol in many reviews but was always afraid the family would say "but...More

Thank RVJnCO
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

They have all your Cuban favorites and the best tamales in the Caribbean. Black beans and rice could be your whole lunch, but the shrimp salad, the ropa vieja, the picadillo are all worth trying. This is old school Cuban, a traditional place, nothing reinvented,...More

Thank groupwww
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We wanted to try Puerto Rican dishes, and our young but knowledgeable Uber driver raved about this restaurant, so after seeing other reviews, we went for lunch. Although the place was empty when we arrived, it was packed by the time we left. We ordered...More

Thank Andrew D
Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

My first visit but I go back every day. As I do not speak Spanish at all I had a thin steak covered in onions. It was superb. The garlic bread left its impression for the day but I didn't mind. I wish I could...More

Thank Kiersten P
Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

Stopped here for lunch several times and I have had good experiences with each visit. Great Menu and great choices.

Thank Dario M
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Susan H
19 October 2017|
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Response from Scubagirl04 |
Had lunch there today, Nov 4. They had a limited menu from the regular but served a variety. The Chile Relleno was good!... a ground beef and cheese stuffed bell pepper., served with rice , beans and plantain, all tasty... More
23 October 2015|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 25
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ave Isla Verde, San Juan 00979, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  San Juan
  • Phone Number: +1 787-791-5585
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