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El Jefe Burger Shack

) #26 of 55 Restaurants in Luquillo $$ - $$$ American,
Carretera 3, Kiosco #12 | Luquillo Kioskos #12 &13, Luquillo 00773, Puerto Rico
+1 787-604-0644
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good28%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“fries” (70 reviews)
“patties” (7 reviews)
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American, Bar
$$ - $$$
Carretera 3, Kiosco #12 | Luquillo Kioskos #12 &13, Luquillo 00773, Puerto Rico
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1 - 10 of 428 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The only good thing I can say is that we had a good laugh. First they forgot our drinks, then they changed our waitress, then we had to wait forever for our drinks and to place our food order and an hour for food. None...More

Thank Emma E
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The awesome blue cheese burger thevest, nice place rustic, but very beach like.. Friendly . The tins cups forbfrench fries so cutr. Love the place

Thank Lizbeth S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our go to place every year but they cold it and it is not good. Service is horrendous and the burgers and fries are nothing like they used to be. So sad.

Thank Ldashw
Reviewed 12 June 2017

Decided to try this place as we had missed it on our last trip. We started with fish bites, which were really good! I ordered the 1/3 burger with Egg and Cheddar. My husband ordered the Firecracker, which is a burger stuffed with Jalapenos. Our...More

Thank cammiedog
Reviewed 29 April 2017

Burger was great, service was good! However, keep an eye on your purse! I hung mine on the back of my chair and never saw it again. I was told by the owner, it happens quite often :-(

Thank mblake
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Had a few mojitos and some sliders! Service was awesome, food was great, drinks were delicious, and our server was amazing!

Thank Michelle Y
Reviewed 29 March 2017

Food was adequate...not bad but if you are thinking about going here be prepared for "fair at best" service and food that was marginal. We were the only people eating in the restaurant at 8:30 pm on a Saturday night. I would venture to guess...More

Thank ChipotleFan
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

If you come to Puerto Rico, be prepared to WAIT for food. Everything is slow in P.R., so it's not uncommon to wait 45 min or more before you receive your food. Be patient, because the food is worth it! We may have visited El...More

Thank eotteman
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Lunch of burgers and fries. The burgers were excellent, the fries were terrible. Service was quite slow.

Thank nemahbin
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

One of several Luquillo kiosko's, we've eaten at over the years. The service is always slow, and this year our burgers were disappointing. They were not cooked to order and the onion wedges, which we look forward to, were cold & greasy. That said, to...More

1  Thank Beajoy19
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 12
American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carretera 3, Kiosco #12 | Luquillo Kioskos #12 &13, Luquillo 00773, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  Luquillo
  • Phone Number: +1 787-604-0644
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