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Pura Vida

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Caribbean, Latin, Seafood, Spanish, Puerto Rican
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295 Palmas Inn Way | Palmanova Plaza, Palmas del Mar, Humacao 00791-6181, Puerto Rico
+1 787-914-0316
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16:30 - 02:00
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Hours:
Sun 16:30 - 00:00
Tue - Wed 16:30 - 00:00
Thu - Sat 16:30 - 02:00
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

Dante greeted us outside as we walked by. With no pressure he offered us the menu to look at and provided recommendations. We went in and Dante was at our service at all times. The food was great!!! The flavor was fantastic!!! The service was excellent!!!

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1 Thank Paul V
HUDSON
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016

We stayed in Palmas Del Mar for a week and ate here 3 of those nights. They play great music, have a highly energetic waitstaff that makes you feel like you are eating at a party in their house. The red snapper was fantastic as well as their jumblya. I suggest you go there early in the trip because you... More 

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Thank JEROME F
San Juan, Puerto Rico
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

Excellent food very good service in the place you feel like home, in my experience i will go again ,is a good place to go.

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Athens, Georgia
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

Went two nights during a 4 night stay in Palmas. Dante was our server and took care of our big group extremely well. The food was terrific and the atmosphere in the plaza made for a great experience. Would highly recommend!

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1 Thank drakeab
2 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

The food is excellent. It's worth every penny. I started with the mini turnovers the dipping sauce was excellent. My main entree was the encrusted chicken plantain mango guava sauce yum yum. House drinks was equally inviting. First time in PR loved it.

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2 Thank KTRoselleNJ
Aguada, Puerto Rico
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

Arrived Friday night for an early diner with the family. Atmosphere was a bit quite and yet pleasant. Order fish nuggets as appetizers and were absolutely delicious. My daughter ordered chicken tenders, my wife had some kind of plantain crusted chicken over herbs, and i had lamb chops with a mofongo. The meals made it to our table in less... More 

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2 Thank LiveLoveEnjoy
U.S. Virgin Islands
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

The dinner was amazing along with the appetizers. Very attentive server his name was Dante, took excellent car of us and made sure we loved every item of order. Ordered the mahi mahi bites for apps it was hand battered and could taste the detail in the Batter. I had the red snapper special amazing!! Five out of five!

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Thank jessickahurley
Miami Beach, Florida
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28 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Stopped by this restaurant because it was close to the resort I was staying at. It was so good we went back 2 days later. Amazing food and staff. Had the Chicken Plantain which was a breast wrapped in fried green plantain. The guava sauce was to die for. I even ordered it again when I went back. My friend... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

We ate there three times in the week we visited, although the menu is limited, the food was very good, the service was excellent: the jambalaya was Great, steaks were not what we expected ( small very thin), fish was great

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

Since this was the first time visiting Puerto Rico, we decided to eat at this tiny, cozy looking joint. The food is Italian/Puerto Rican style and it is amazing! The staff was also awesome, it was beyond what anyone could have asked for as their first meal here. Our waiter was Zach, he was friendly, super helpful on choosing a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Caribbean, Latin, Seafood, Spanish, Puerto Rican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
16:30 - 00:00
Tuesday
16:30 - 00:00
Wednesday
16:30 - 00:00
Thursday
16:30 - 02:00
Friday
16:30 - 02:00
Saturday
16:30 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 295 Palmas Inn Way | Palmanova Plaza, Palmas del Mar, Humacao 00791-6181, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  Humacao
  • Phone Number: +1 787-914-0316

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