We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

El Jefe Burger Shack

Carretera 3, Kiosco #12 | Luquillo Kioskos #12 &13, Luquillo 00773, Puerto Rico
+1 787-604-0644
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good28%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“stuffed burger” (48 reviews)
“fries” (70 reviews)
“sliders” (17 reviews)
Open Now
American, Bar
$$ - $$$
Carretera 3, Kiosco #12 | Luquillo Kioskos #12 &13, Luquillo 00773, Puerto Rico
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (450)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 434 reviews

Reviewed 10 March 2018

These are the driest hamburgers I have ever had. Like most other meats in Puerto Rico, they cook it to death! It continues to go downhill.

Thank ColtsKaren
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

We went here last year so this review is late. Our daughter got massive food poisoning from a burger which lasted days. The place looks very dirty. Everything was sticky.

Thank Cincy_Family_2009
Reviewed 3 September 2017

The best place we ate at during our trip to PR. It is in the Luquillo kiosks. Forget the number. Place was recommended by several of my husband's coworkers. Top shelf drinks handmade to perfection at a low price. Can't beat that. The food was...More

Thank madsanj
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

This is a hidden gem that you must experience while in Puerto Rico! The food is always good and very reasonable in pricing!

Thank Quinton B
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

They make awesome nachos. I always order the chicken ones without the jalapeños and let me tell they are the best I've had so far.

Thank Joe22ramos
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Stuffed burgers and cheese fries were delicious!! My only complaint is that the food did take almost an hour to arrive even though the place wasn't that full.

Thank Mariangel C
Reviewed 22 July 2017 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 20 July 2017 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 11 July 2017

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
Nearby HotelsSee all 161 hotels in Puerto Rico
Hotel Yunque Mar
221 reviews
.83 km away
Wyndham Grand Rio Mar Puerto Rico Golf & Beach Resort
7,442 reviews
2.07 km away
Luquillo Sunrise Beach Inn
756 reviews
2.26 km away
Melia Coco Beach
6,547 reviews
7.21 km away
Nearby Restaurants
The Homeless Dog Cafe
134 reviews
1.01 km away
444 reviews
.07 km away
Revolution Pizza Shop
235 reviews
.17 km away
La Parrilla
1,313 reviews
.07 km away
Nearby Attractions
Monserrate Beach
155 reviews
1.18 km away
Balneario Luquillo
361 reviews
.90 km away
Yunke Zipline Adventure
524 reviews
1.08 km away
Luquillo Flyboard
82 reviews
.54 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from El Jefe Burger Shack staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 12
American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing