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El Capitan

Ext. Sur #511, Dorado, Puerto Rico
+1 787-278-0011
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good37%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“fresh lobster” (7 reviews)
“seafood” (21 reviews)
“mofongo” (12 reviews)
Caribbean, Latin, Seafood, Puerto Rican
$$ - $$$
Ext. Sur #511, Dorado, Puerto Rico
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The food is ok, nothing spectacular! Service by the person who got our order was very nice and responsive!! The ambience very cool and mellow! Prices are higher compared to many other seafood places I have visit which os the main reason I say they...More

Thank Hector V
Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

We visited this restaurant for the first time. It was recommend by a good friend. My experience was very good. The price for the food is reasonable. Their service ia very good. It a a family restaurant business. They offer meat, poultry, pasta and seafood....More

Thank Carolina985
Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

Its the best place to go if you're looking for fresh sea food, always fresh and great taste. Service is also great. If you're visiting Dorado this restaurant is definetly a must.

Thank Valerie R
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

If you want be relax during week is a nice place to visit. Nice food, warm customer service. The menu provide good options.

Thank Rosado Carrión N
Reviewed 19 November 2017

The lobster was not fresh! The rice didn’t taste good plus, the portion was small. Even though the menu gives you a variety of fish options, there is only one fish option available and one price, $25.00.

Thank Nancy T
Reviewed 2 November 2017

Lobster its half price on thursdays. Its not a fancy place, but its perfect to eat delicious fresh Lobster and grab some drinks with friends. Thumbs up.

Thank Frankie G
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

I was searching for a place that had fresh red snapper and/or seafood in general. The food was incredibly delicious as well as the drinks. The service was great as well. A must see place when visiting or even when living in Puerto Rico!

Thank Emilio B
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

We had not been at El Capitan for a while. However, they keep the same good service and food. I ordered a Dorado filet, it was so fresh and delicious... also the tostones... very fresh, thin and crispy! They also have churrasco, rib eye, grouper,...More

Thank Ivonna02
Reviewed 14 August 2017

We visited the restaurant based on all the folks talking about this is the place to go if you want seafood. Don't waste your time. There are better restaurants in Dorado that offer steak, fish empanadas for more better. The night we were there we...More

Thank mlingle1
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Sabroso. Pescado fresco, mero, dorado, langosta. Churrasco, Rib-eye, fresh limeaid ( limonada). Take your time, made fresh. No hurry. A bit pricy, but worth tge value.

Thank Lilibeth S
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Linda S
19 January 2016|
Response from Sara M | Reviewed this property |
Menu is Carribean, Puerto Rican + Seafood. The prices were $$$ and the food was great. I ordered the Rojo Veja. it was meh, but my hubby got the stuffed lobster and it was so awesome and so big--he shared it with me. That... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Caribbean, Latin, Seafood, Puerto Rican
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ext. Sur #511, Dorado, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  Dorado
  • Phone Number: +1 787-278-0011
Phone 787-278-0011 Great food!!! Great people!!!
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