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La Copa Llena at The Black Eagle

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Black Eagle Marina | Bo. Ensenada, Rincon 00677, Puerto Rico
+1 787-823-0986
Wed - Sun 17:00 - 22:00
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Camuy, Puerto Rico
1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went for the brunch on sunday April 16, after doing the para sailing adventure right next to the restaurant. We ordered the turkey sandwich and the scrambled eggs burrito, wich came with rice and beans and pico de gallo. It was the worst rice and beans I ever had. The beans looked and tasted like the just poured on... More 

Thank hernaj465
Palmetto Bay, Florida
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59 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place doesn't look much from the outside, but make sure you stop by when you visit Rincón. Besides the great view of the sunset, the food is just excellent. The ceviche was really really good. Make sure you try the Poke (tuna). As an appetizer get the fried cauliflower and humus, they are very very good. Don't leave the... More 

Thank Nanita65
Niagara-on-the-Lake, Canada
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87 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Highly recommend this place for sunset & dinner. Go early enough to get a table to enjoy the sunset and then stay for dinner. The food was very good and so was the service.

Thank cdninasia
Sandwich, Massachusetts
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40 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My Wife and I stumbled on this restaurant thanks to Trip Advisor. We went to Rincon for the sunset, and then went looking for a place to eat after it was dark. We got lost and stopped at one restaurant that looked more like a biker bar. So I opened up Trip Advisor and found this gem nearby. Romantic Paradise!... More 

Thank Mdavid9562
Madison, Wisconsin, United States
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

Best ever brunch on Sunday Very different and unique menu. Not your everyday brunch. Outside looking at the ocean and the food was wonderful. Oh did I forget to mention whales. I have also had a great dinner with excellent service and a beautiful sunset

Thank Janetmeyer
Wayne, Pennsylvania
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24 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Offers a wide variety of tropical cocktails right next to the Caribbean sea. Rincon is known for it's sunset and this place provides a 180 degree view . Amazing place for a romantic end of the day celebration of sea and sky.

1 Thank Elizabeth P
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60 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

This is my second time eating here. The spot is ideal. Right on the beach. Love the fish curry style. Great sunset views. Food is fresh and tasty. Service is great. I will be back again.

1 Thank Michelle L
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 9 March 2017

Copa llena is a lovely beach restaurant, and has a really nice staff. The atmosphere is great: first time we went we were able to see the last bit of sunset from the outside deck, and they had live music. As vegetarians, we were able to find things to eat and really enjoy our dinner. We had the hummus (nice... More 

Thank Rosana C
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

We make sure to visit La Copa Llena everytime we are in Rincon! The view, the food and the cucumber mojitos are amazing!! Kristen was our server is she is super nice and it happy to give recommendations on the menu when asked. She was super attentive and upbeat.

1 Thank Vicki C
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83 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2017

This place has really awesome food. The curried cauliflower is amazing and the steak we had after was just as good. I'd say this is probably the best restaurant in Rincon. Definitely try and fit it in if you're around.

2 Thank bsully36

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 3 - USD 30
Caribbean, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, View
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Black Eagle Marina | Bo. Ensenada, Rincon 00677, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  Rincon
  • Phone Number: +1 787-823-0986
The management team of Casa Islena Restaurant (also known as The Tapas Bar) has proudly taken over the the historic Black Eagle Restaurant, rechristening it "La Copa Llena". Located right on the ocean, specifically the south side of the Tres Palmas Marine Preserve, people have been enjoying the sunsets from the Black Eagle deck since the 1970's. The combination of Chef Brendan Basham's cuisine, Casa Islena's charm, and the view of the waves, whales, and sunsets, provides a singular Rincon dining experience. With the adoption of a larger space, Brendan has been able to expand the menu and experiment more while maintaining the strict standards of quality that the local community and returning tourists have come to expect for the last 6 years. We have included some of our old favorites such as the char-grilled octopus with heirloom beans and papaya salad, and introduced some incredible new dishes like poke (yellowfin tuna, avocado, and seaweed), coconut steamed mussels with homemade chorizo and fresh herbs, and a 20 oz. T-bone steak with flageolet-corn succotash and a yukon-parsnip mash. As always, the menu tends to change upon the availability of ingredients, keeping the chef creative and our guests surprised. Brunch is served Sundays from 10am-2pm with diverse offerings such as brown butter crepes and southwest style chilaquiles (eggs scrambled with fried corn tortillas and green chile-tomatillo salsa). Happy hour everyday from 3pm until 7pm includes $2 Medallas, $3 well drinks, and $4 house wine. And we're excited to continue the legacy of the ever entertaining Wednesday night Bingo starting around 9pm. Sunset live music Sundays from 4pm-7pm.Buen Provecho!

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