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De Jesus Restaurant

947 Avenue Hostos | Ponce, Puerto Rico, Ponce 00731, Puerto Rico
+1 787-984-3232
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good23%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
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“empanadillas” (5 reviews)
“seafood” (16 reviews)
“mofongo” (12 reviews)
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Caribbean, Latin, Seafood, Spanish, Puerto Rican, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
947 Avenue Hostos | Ponce, Puerto Rico, Ponce 00731, Puerto Rico
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Reviewed 1 October 2018

The food is very good but it took more than an hour to deliver it and there were only two of us. Parking very small and uncomfortable for the amount that visit the place. I had been recommended for good food and the first time...More

Thank coralbnzazul
Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile

Lobster Empanadillas ; very good filling and dough. not overly oily Pollo (Chicken) Tostones ; Plantains very fresh although a bit bland, but use the garlic sauce for these. Perfect combo. Chicken was alway coked well. Huge portion Seafood Mix Mofongo ; perfectly cooked Morongo...More

Thank Wander L
Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile

First let me tell you, as a Puerto Rican I try and promote local businesses but Gosh this was terrible!! First, we ordered mofongo relleno de carrucho which is a staple in any PRican restaurant. The plantains were ocer cooked, super dry and with cero...More

Thank TexanRican
Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

Good food. Extremely busy so it took a long time to get our food. The beef empanadas were delicious.

Thank Vicki B
Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

My entire family raved over how good the seafood was and the portion sizes were large. My carne frita was so tender that I didn’t even need a knife to cut into it. The rice and beans are truly authentic. Definitely will be returning! If...More

Thank TravelsbyLikisha
Reviewed 26 April 2018

Went for lunch with my daughter and wife. We all had seafood; lobster salad, red snapper filet and mix seafood mofongo. The food was very good with an excellent presentation.Prices were reasonable with excellent service. Very good parking area.

Thank Alberto13_13
Reviewed 2 April 2018

Had a lunch meeting with two co-workers. We all had the one pound red snapper. Very happy we got the one pounder! The serve you the whole fish (head and tail included) topped with peppers and onions. Very tasty and doesn't leave you stuffed. Will...More

Thank George B
Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

Chicken “a la Milanese” served with mushroom sauce, the same one they use on their churrasco steak. 30 minutes for the first appetizers to arrive: sorullitos and stuffed tostones. Main dishes were good. The service was clumsy. Fish we asked to see wasn’t fresh. Again,...More

Thank Jaime P
Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

Excellent food and service. They serve a lot of food for a great price. Nice atmosphere, clean place. Good place to go with family, friends or couple.

Thank Brenda R
Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

Excellent service and they are very fast. The best restaurant to visit. They are very good in seafood plate.

Thank Angel V
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 am
11:00 am - 9:00 am
11:00 am - 9:00 am
11:00 am - 9:00 am
11:00 am - 9:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 947 Avenue Hostos | Ponce, Puerto Rico, Ponce 00731, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  Ponce
  • Phone Number: +1 787-984-3232
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