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Toro Salao

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367 Calle de Tetuan, San Juan 00901-1924, Puerto Rico
+1 787-722-3330
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11:30 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:30 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 23:00
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San Juan
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35 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Their pizzas (Cocas) are very good, the Chorizo sliders however leave much to be desired. The beef patty was dry and the bread stale!! A far cry from the Toro Sakai of years past. The place needs a thorough clean up as well. Too bad, had high expectations😭👎

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Thank RafaelFranciscoColon
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2 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was great. We had a the chicken clay pot, mahi mahi a la plancha, taquitos de Camarones Al Ajillo, and sauteed mussels and clams. Erwin gave us the best service and took care of our individual requests. Definitely a must eat place...chicken clay pot...yum

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Thank Pratibha S
Road Town, Tortola
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99 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We came here on our previous visit for Tapas and really enjoyed it. So it was our first choice for an early evening meal prior to going to a concert. The menu was as we remembered it and we enjoyed the plata and mahi tacos. Unfortunately the calamares was over cooked and our sliders sat in the service area for... More 

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Thank Guytheman
Somerset, Wisconsin
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419 reviews
321 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 105 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped here for a drink and ended up getting the mussels and clams appetizer. I really enjoyed the mussels they were very meaty and tasted fresh. Our server was attentive and friendly. We souldn't keep our eyes off the delicious food coming out of the kitchen, I wish I had more room for more food here.

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Thank kruezers
San Juan, Puerto Rico
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354 reviews
236 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Either pre theater or after theater, this is the nearest place to go if you visit the Teatro Tapia or Old San Juan for that matter. But we went for a drink and an appetizer before the show and then after the show for a Caprese Coca, which is a nicely done pizza. They have Hendrick's gin for a nice... More 

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Thank Alfredo8074
Northern Virginia, Virginia
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492 reviews
295 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 227 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

At the end of our time in old San Juan, we stopped here for a break before catching a cab back to our hotel. We found the tables with umbrellas a welcome respite from the humidity of the day and found the liquid refreshments just what we needed to get hydrated. My husband enjoyed an Old Fashioned while I enjoyed... More 

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Thank M H
New York City, New York
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18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We tried this place on a late Saturday afternoon. At first we were hesitant because there wasn't anyone there but it had really good reviews on Yelp so we decided to take a chance and try it anyway. Wow! Our server's name was Irwin and he was the sweetest and most attentive. The food was delicious (skip the croquetas). We... More 

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Thank Awildita
Olney, Maryland
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Had everything from sangria to the potted chxn with olives. Played of meat and monchego and paella. All was coined fresh and spiced well, very flavorful. Service spot on. Reasonably priced.

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Thank blubin
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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38 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Great location located right off the main square in Old San Juan. Service was great and the food was very good. Prices were in the mid to upper range but we thoroughly enjoyed the experience.

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Thank Lynn8587
Los Angeles
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

We we're shopping in Old San Juan and came across Toro Salao at the moment we were ready to sit, cool off, eat and drink. It was great luck. Food delicious and lovely presentation- Service wonderful, space cute and interesting. There is a lovely out door patio but we opted for the cool of the AC inside. The Queso Fundito... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 14 - USD 74
Cuisine
Caribbean, Latin, Bar, Mediterranean, Spanish, Puerto Rican, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Television
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 22:00
Monday
11:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 23:00
Saturday
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 367 Calle de Tetuan, San Juan 00901-1924, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  San Juan
  • Phone Number: +1 787-722-3330

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?