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La Casa Del Chef

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Caribbean, Latin, Puerto Rican
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1307 Callejon Fagot, Ponce 00717-1909, Puerto Rico
+1 787-843-1298
Today
12:00 - 22:00
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun - Mon 12:00 - 21:00
Tue - Thu 12:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 12:00 - 23:00
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Guaynabo
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31 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A place where you can eat good food of Puerto Rico. A good mofongo, the octopus salad is good. The lobster a la criole very good. To finish some "casquitos de guayaba" with white cheese. Everything was excellent. Reasonable prices.

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Thank Briedmi
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just took my mother and aunt to this nice place in Ponce. Superb service, reasonable price and very tasty authentic puertorican food.

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Thank Carlos Z
Ponce, Puerto Rico
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you want to eat a delicious menus you must go to this restaurant, I have been here many time and they are consistent with the food desserts. Reasonable prices and the attention of the waitress are outstanding.

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1 Thank cristo7
Rochester, New York
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39 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Over the years I have made La Casa del Chef a required stop when visiting Ponce. I enjoy the hospitality and the food. My most recent visit was with a few childhood friends, it was the perfect place to catch up, the waiter was very relaxed and we never felt hurried. The picadera is a great starter, specially the mini... More 

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Thank Ti-D06
Guaynabo, Puerto Rico
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

This is a very good place to eat if you are looking to have local fresh food including seafood. I had the fried "chapín" fish with "mamposteao" rice which was delicious! Our group included 20 people so we called for reservations just to let them know that we were coming and the service was very good for a large group.... More 

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1 Thank Hector M
Port Charlotte, Florida
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30 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

Our first meal in Puerto Rico!!! It was so worth it. If you are in Ponce you can not miss out on this restaurant. The churrasco was AMAZING... Service was excellent.

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2 Thank HeavenC67
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26 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

The Casa del Chef in Ponce, P.R. is a good, consistent and nice atmosphere restaurant in the heart of the Perla del Sur. From its flavor Chapin fish dishes to its well known prime cut meat dishes is genuine flavor is always there.Is good for lunch or dinner.

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Thank Rosendo M
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

All I can say is don't miss this place! We found it on trip advisor, and the Hotel raved about it too! We shared the local fare, and it didn't disappoint!

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Thank dsthomp
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16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

This place is a classic in my town. Always so elegant and chic. Don't forget about the dinner. Al his plates was perfect. The butterfly cut was perfect too. Awesome !!!!

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Thank Jorge R
Flemington, New Jersey
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140 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

We have been in this place numerous times and the food is always consistent and good. My only complaint is that sometimes they take long to serve you, but other times it's ok. The menu is varied and offers plenty of options but fish dishes are always a good option.

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Thank dmejias

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 20 - USD 50
Cuisine
Caribbean, Latin, Puerto Rican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 21:00
Monday
12:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1307 Callejon Fagot, Ponce 00717-1909, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  Ponce
  • Phone Number: +1 787-843-1298

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?