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El Barril de la Mulata

151 Calle Villa, Ponce 00730-4803, Puerto Rico
+1 787-930-7343
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (11 reviews)
“awesome food” (3 reviews)
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151 Calle Villa, Ponce 00730-4803, Puerto Rico
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Reviewed 31 May 2018

Meal was excellent. They have a menu that they post outside everyday. Different menu every day. Reasonable price for the typical PR meal that you get. My dad lives in the area and he goes to this place often. He loves it, too.

Thank CAlfaro441
Reviewed 4 April 2018

We went to El Barril de la Mulata on Saturday March 24, 2018.They offers lunch special at $ 5 with drink, hard to find elsewhere. Creole food with excellent flavor, every day change in menu. It was our first experience. Unfortunately, the food was cold!...More

Thank Aury D
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Here everything taste incredible. I go every other week and the taste is constantly being the sane. I mean out of this world. The price is ridiculously low compare with the food and service you receive.

Thank cristo7
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

If you want to eat good local food at really cheap and amazing price, this is the place you need to go. From 5 to 8 dollars you can get a complete lunch including beverage. Food taste really good.

Thank Wilmaris C
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

I discovered the place while looking online for restaurants recommendations while in Ponce. This place came up every time with great recommendations, so I decided to experience for myself. It's true the place is small and cozy but the food was amazing. At least mine...More

Thank Eliud S
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Amazing food for cheap price. The menu is not à la carte. They already have the options for the day for only 5$. The place has a rustic decoration with wood and beer barrels as tables and chairs. It's very small though. You have to...More

Thank Natalia P
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

La comida was GOOD! The food was the right size and the staff was friendly. Traditional Puertorican cuisine!!!

Thank titomontero
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Great service, fast and awesome food. Cold beers and wine. Price was incredible. Plenty of food for the price!!! A most go place if you are around Ponce. Worth the trip.

1  Thank miguel a
Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

$5 rice and beans meat and complement and the drink!!! Wao! The flavor of the rice and beans!!! Best choice in town for lunch and amazing price!

1  Thank Delia B
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

The food isn't five star but for $5 you can't beat it. Large portions and good service. Classic Puerto Rican atmosphere so of you're noise sensitive, watch out.

Thank Robert T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 pm - 3:00 am
8:00 pm - 3:00 am
8:00 pm - 4:00 am
8:00 pm - 4:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 151 Calle Villa, Ponce 00730-4803, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  Ponce
  • Phone Number: +1 787-930-7343
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