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La Casa de Ruben

Raul Leoni Av, Porlamar, Margarita Island 6301, Venezuela
+58 295-2611602
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
3 Mar 2016
“Amazing traditional food”
20 Oct 2015
“Very Poor Service”
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Venezuelan, South American
$$ - $$$
Raul Leoni Av, Porlamar, Margarita Island 6301, Venezuela
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Reviewed 4 March 2016

Great restaurant, best "Pastel de chucho" on the island. It's alittle crowded but the food worth the wait.

Thank AliciaPerozo
Reviewed 20 October 2015

In August 2015 we arrived to the restaurant with no big expectation due to the Venezuelan economic situation, but expecting cordiality and minimum services, well ... after 1 hour and 15 minutes waiting for the food, we left the restaurant, with no food at all,...More

Thank Luis P
Reviewed 19 August 2015 via mobile

The place was pretty nice but we went at noon and was too hot the temperature. The fish soup was really nice but a little overpriced. This restaurant's owner claims to be the "Pastel de Chucho" (shredded Ray with plantains and kind of fresh cheese)...More

Thank Borquiex
Reviewed 6 August 2015 via mobile

This is a very good Venezuelan restaurant owned by a chef that worked over 30 years at several 5 star hotels and other renown restaurants. Ruben who personally works his place from kitchen to diners salon has always a good word or advise for you....More

Thank jan k
Reviewed 16 November 2014 via mobile

I had catalana salad and pastel de chucho. Many restaurants in margarita island have pastel de chucho but this one is the best I've had. It gets crowded so it's better to make reservations.

Thank Carlos R
Reviewed 27 February 2014 via mobile

Estive com minha família e não falamos espanhol. O garçom não teve paciência para nos atender e comemos apenas arroz e frango. Depois disso, não voltamos mais e decidimos cozinhar no hotel. I was with my whole family and we do not speak espanish. The...More

1  Thank Lucas H
Reviewed 29 July 2013

...but it should not influence the food quality, maybe the prices. One of the few places that serves traditional Margariteño food, best Pastel de Chuzo in Venezuela (no wonder, Ruben has invented this dish...).

Thank Lothar F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Raul Leoni Av, Porlamar, Margarita Island 6301, Venezuela
  • Location: South America  >  Venezuela  >  Insular Region  >  Coastal Islands  >  Margarita Island  >  Porlamar
  • Phone Number: +58 295-2611602
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