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Cafe Puerto Rico

208 O'Donnel Plaza Colon, San Juan, Puerto Rico
+1 787-724-2281
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“mofongo” (549 reviews)
“chicken” (152 reviews)
“cassava” (26 reviews)
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Caribbean, Latin, Spanish, Central American, Puerto Rican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
208 O'Donnel Plaza Colon, San Juan, Puerto Rico
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of our favorites in Old San Juan and it’s back in full force. They are serving the regular menu items like stuffed mofongo, chuletas can can, meats, and salads at great prices while maintaining a quaint atmosphere. Service and personalized attention are...More

Thank Pedro T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we came here twice for lunch.always full of people.but they are quick and friendly.I especially loved steaks.

Thank Naoko K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was directed to this restaurant by Antonio from a wonderful Rum Bar around the church. Everyone in both locations was wonderful. Antonio was so warm and he directed us to Cafe Puerto Rico. I ordered the sweeter one for myself with pork and the...More

Thank sheilapenny
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We chose to dine at Cafe Puerto Rico for lunch while visiting San Juan on a recent cruise stop. It's a lovely little place with friendly, efficient service and the food and drinks are delicious. It was popular at lunch time, but we had no...More

Thank CTMom73
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went to Cafe Puerto Rico based off of a recommendation that a friend of ours had given us. The inside looks great and is a smaller intimate restaurant. My wife got the chicken and I ordered the skirt steak and they were both delicious....More

Thank rynpilot
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Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

My friends and i were looking for a restaurant to go, but we didn’t know anything about old san juan, so we just went to the restaurant in front of us... and it.just came out to be the best restaurant in here!!!!! People should know...More

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Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

We had lunch at Cafe Puerto Rico while visiting Old San Juan. This is a very small, quaint restaurant that was recommended to us by frequent travelers, as well as local people. The white sangria was very good to drink. We had the Chicharrones de...More

Thank Michelle112013
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

Worst service ever. Bathroom toilets did not flush. Waited to be acknowledged, served and get our check. Horrible.

Thank Gloria J
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

Amazing Mofongo, the wait staff was knowledgeable and efficient, the sangria was excellent made with fresh fruits and juices.

Thank aelovelady
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

We had reservations for Cafe Puerto Rico for 8. We got there abbot early and they had room so they were happy to seat us. We were seated upstairs and were the only ones! Our waiter, Omar, was amazing!! He asked if it was our...More

Thank Melissa M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Caribbean, Latin, Spanish, Central American, Puerto Rican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:45 pm
11:30 am - 3:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:45 pm
11:30 am - 3:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:45 pm
11:30 am - 3:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:45 pm
11:30 am - 3:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:45 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:45 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 208 O'Donnel Plaza Colon, San Juan, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  San Juan
  • Phone Number: +1 787-724-2281
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