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Cafe Poetico

204 Cruz Street, San Juan 00901, Puerto Rico
+1 787-721-5020
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good21%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
3 Jan 2018
“Closed after storm”
6 Jul 2017
“Lovely spot, wonderful staff & great mini cinnamon buns”
Opens in 28 min
204 Cruz Street, San Juan 00901, Puerto Rico
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Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

We tried the cafe once and really liked it. It has good healthy items at affordable prices. Have been in the area recently and it remains closed after hurricane María. Good frappes, sandwiches, and breakfast choices. Hope it opens soon.

Thank Pedro T
Reviewed 7 July 2017

We wandered into this little cafe to take shelter from the heat today. What a cute little place! And the staff make every effort to service you. Espresso and coffee are really good. But the gem were their little cinnamon buns. I admit it. I...More

Thank Mimms718
Reviewed 3 April 2017

An oasis of peace in the middle of the bustling old city. Come for the coffee, the pastries and the friendly staff, stay for the poetry that surrounds the place. A must visit.

Thank silenttraveler163
Reviewed 4 November 2016

This coffee shop has great natural fruit juices and my mom loves their famous quiche. This last time they had a pumpkin flan that was the best I've ever had. It's a great place to stop and unwind after walking in Old San Juan.

Thank IMGA2015
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Cafe Poetico is part of the Poet's Passage in Old San Juan. The atmosphere, food and coffee are all exceptional. Eat in would be my call but they do takeaway for lunch and dinner. They are also open until about 11pm every Tuesday while the...More

1  Thank Phil_o_Knutsford
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Stopped in for a pina colada. Decided to get some empanadas. The drink was not that good but the empanadas were. The ambiance is very live and welcoming. The servers were very friendly and informative. We really loved the spoken word spot in the back...More

Thank tonyswife1008
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

All local food, too tasty!!! Nice inviting place. Lots a different places to share coffee and good company. Of course, bring your creativity and share a poem...

Thank 588franciscol
Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

We went to Café Poético for breakfast. I had a latte and a pastry. My husband and I enjoyed our food and took the chance to go the little shop next door. The café is quaint and quiet. I would definitely recommend it.

Thank MeghanAnnRose
Reviewed 7 April 2016 via mobile

Wonderful little place with great coffee and peaceful atmosphere. Nice little bookstore attached . Stopped in to escape the rain and stayed awhile.

Thank JorgFam
Reviewed 22 March 2016 via mobile

Good coffee and comfortable place to hang out. Gift shop next store-poets passage- had the best souvenirs we'd seen. Bought two tiles w Spanish sayings.

Thank Dianne r
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Restaurant Details

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Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout
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Open Hours
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
10:00 am - 12:00 am
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 204 Cruz Street, San Juan 00901, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  San Juan
  • Phone Number: +1 787-721-5020
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