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Deli Restaurant Argentino

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235 Avenida Franklin Delano Roosevelt | Hato Rey, San Juan 00918, Puerto Rico
11:30 - 23:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 23:00
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West Palm Beach, Florida
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41 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

It is a medium/large restaurant. The establishment has parking. Service was great. Our group had 10 people. Restaurant will accommodate to your needs. Good wine selection. Food taste was great. Cooked to your request. We had the churrasco with tostones de panapen, ripe plantains, mofongo, smash potatoes, rice and beans. Dessert, we had the lemon cheesecake, chocolate cake, tres leches... More 

Annandale, Virginia
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60 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2017

This is one of those places that if you don't know, you will miss it. It is inconspicuously placed along a side neighborhood in the business district of Hato Rey. Even if you get to it, the outside look may detract you away. But way and enter in and you will be transported to one of the coolest places you... More 

Thank José E
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101 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

Great empanadas de carne. Above average service. Interesting atmosphere. Suggest anything but the churrasco.

Thank Timmullenmorse
San German, Puerto Rico
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112 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016

This is the best steakhouse in San Juan! Try Churrasco con Tostones! It has the largest collection of local artists memorabilia. Any day, at anytime you might be sharing an excellent conversation with a Federal Judge, or an Icon Latino Artist. The Deli staff? Simply the best!!!

Thank Eric100x35
Caguas, Puerto Rico
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132 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

Went today with my co-workers and the food was good, Service was also good, good meats and fresh fish. High price but good quality. One thing I have to mention was that they have valet parking and the valet person put a shade on my car to protect form the sun and heat of the day! Nice detail!

Thank Eddanor
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46 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 June 2016

Argentinian restaurant with no authenticity at all the food at best is mediocre the service is awful at times even rude I will never return after 2 visits

Thank Jose C
San Juan
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28 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 February 2016

Visited this restaurant on a weekend to have a nice dinner and nice time with my wife and other family members. Food and service was good. Everyone had meat. I have been there a couple of years before and the ambiance is still the same.

Thank Ugly60
San Juan, Puerto Rico
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71 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 July 2015 via mobile

I have been a customer of this restaurant for many years, and consider it one of the best Argentinian restaurants in San Juan. The restaurant's walls are filled with pictures of (mostly Puerto Rican) artists, the ceiling tiles are painted in the shape of stars with messages written by celebrities that have eaten there, and performances of many of these... More 

1 Thank Mario P
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 February 2015 via mobile

Went to eat,and tried to make some changes to the parrillada, Just no blood saussage, they said no. No changes. I Just ask to remove an ítem,and re place with something else. Simply no.umm.

1 Thank unicorn Vet
Phoenix, Arizona
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141 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 December 2014

I was told by a local friend to try this deli. My grandparents were from Argentina and have been there many times. I looked around at what others were eating and it all looked good. Everyone seemed pleased with their selection. A lot of businessmen and women there early afternoon. I had the chorizo Argentine style, a sandwich and flan.... More 

1 Thank viajerodenoche

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Latin, Argentinian, Spanish, South American
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Reservations
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 235 Avenida Franklin Delano Roosevelt | Hato Rey, San Juan 00918, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  San Juan
I found this restaurant only by driving by it and seeing the full parking lot and the sign Argentine in the name. I decided to give it a try. The only similarity to a
New York deli is the many signed pictures on the walls and the stars on the ceiling with famous people's signatures as well. The churrasco and Chorizo I had were incredible good, made even better with the two cimichanga sauces that came with it. The mango cheese cake was also very good. The menu was vast, and it looked like everythng that came out of the kitchen was spectacular. Obviously this is a well known local place, far from the tourist frequented restuarants but in a nice business district. This place is a Find! The only link I could find describing this restaurant is below: http://www.mytravelguide.com/restaurants/profile-79264805-Puerto_Rico_San_Juan_Deli_Restaurant_Argentino.html

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