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El New Yorican

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2714 W Thomas Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85017-5513
+1 602-278-9607
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2012

Let me say that I grew up in Puerto Rico and have traveled back many times in the last 5 years and this place does authentic PR food! The tostones (green plantains) were great, as well as the empanadas. The new owner Alberto and his wife are working hard to expand and make the restaurant a success. He made a... More 

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Tampa, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2012

Just made 2nd visit last night for dinner and I absolutely love when a restaurant is consistent and authentic. It was tough not to order the same dish (Pernil - slow roasted pork shoulder) a second time, but I did. This time I tried the chuleta fritas (fried pork chops) with rice and beans. Wow. The portion sizes certainly do... More 

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Kerrville, Texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2012

You could call this a local "joint" but it would be doing Alberto and his family a disservice. Yes, it is located in a strip mall in an industrial type area in West Phoenix but I saw the review in the local Phoenix paper and also other comments on Yelp, so I had to try it. This was our first... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Caribbean
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2714 W Thomas Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85017-5513
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Phoenix
  • Phone Number: +1 602-278-9607

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