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Puerto Viejo

564 Grand Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11238-3619
+1 718-398-3758
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good25%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“mofongo” (3 reviews)
“oxtail” (3 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 23:00All hours
Caribbean, Latin
$$ - $$$
564 Grand Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11238-3619
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Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

Strolled down to this lovely neighborhood restaurant and was pleasantly surprised with the service, food, and prices! Dominican food with a awesome twist. We had Oxtail & Sweet Potato empanadas...OMG! They were delicious. Dinner was crispy boneless chicken with rice and beans. Delicious, but want...More

Thank nandi c
Reviewed 2 February 2017

Okay so I did rate this restaurant before but again I went to enjoy the atmosphere, the space--no shoulder to shoulder and butt to butt--not even at the community bar. So this time I got a picture of the food. It's so good and fresh,...More

Thank 101Green29
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

My friend took me to this neighborhood eatery for breakfast. At first I was intimidated by the menu listings as they were not in English- my only fluent language, but every item has a clear English description. Even if that hadn't been the case our...More

Thank Linda L
Reviewed 21 November 2016

Visited recently on an unusually warm November evening. We had to wait for seating, but the evening was pleasant. Once inside, we found a small, cozy, lively setting. Cheerful music and a good crowd. The food was delicious. We started with empenadas and had a...More

Thank steve s
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

Came here for lunch after visiting the Chile Pepper Festival in Brooklyn Botanical Garden where I sampled and loved their yellow hot sauce. It was a bit of a walk but found this place amid a number of auto shops. Had the roasted pork with...More

Thank drichrx
Reviewed 18 March 2016

This is by far my favorite restaurant in Brooklyn. My family is Puerto Rican so I grew up on amazing hispanic food and always have trouble finding anything as good when dining out, but this place is great! I recommend the pork dishes, mofongo, and...More

Thank jortiz2
Reviewed 7 December 2015 via mobile

We visited on a date night. The restaurant was crowded but we had called ahead and were told our table would be ready in 15minutes. When we arrived we were seated shortly after. It's a very informal vibe. The seating were small tables, miss matched...More

Thank Shirieka C
Reviewed 7 October 2015

i visited tues.oct.6 at 5 pm with 3 friends. Restaurant was practically empty. We asked to put together 2 tables for 2 or if we could sit at a table for 6. Both requests were denied.we were told we had to sit at the designated...More

Thank Straighttalkros
Reviewed 11 September 2015

I arrived in NYC mid afternoon from the Dominican Republic and was please to stumble into Puerto Viejo. Beautifully decorated, great energy and ambiance. I was greeted by the Owner Señor Eduardo and his two sons Eduardo and Franklin. They graciously explained the wines and...More

Thank Angeleyez669
Reviewed 9 September 2015

There's a dish there involving ground beef, plantains, and cheese. It's a simple idea, but the flavors were unique since I'm an American. Great restaurant.

Thank ezilla5
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 564 Grand Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11238-3619
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Brooklyn
  • Phone Number: +1 718-398-3758
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