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Lupi's Mexican Grill & Sports Cantina

$$ - $$$
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Bar, Puerto Rican, Pub
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6369 Ave Isla Verde, Carolina 00979-7100, Puerto Rico
+1 787-253-2198
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11:00 - 04:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 04:00
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were looking for vegetarian options... we ordered a veggie burger, a vegetarian fajita, and a vegetarian taco salad. Everything was pretty mediocre... lots of raw onion, in excess, like plate filler. We won't choose this place again.

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Willmar
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60 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was a fun open air Mexican restaurant. I had the "Chimichanga: We take our Lupi’s Burrito and deep fry it." taken from the Lupi's website. I know I probably should have had a Puerto Rican dish but I was really in the mood for some Mexican. Nice atmosphere, staff was a little slow to get the drinks out initially.... More 

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San Francisco, California
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lupis burrito with churrasco = best damn burrito ever! Plus the staffs super chill nice and accomodating

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Thank George J
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98 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was really difficult to find a place open to eat on Christmas Eve in Isla Verde, as most places we had planned to dine had closed early. We settled upon Lupi's--from the street it looked fun. Unfortunately, there were not outside tables--we had to dine inside. It wasn't so bad--they had a number of TVs showing NFL and NBA... More 

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Oregon, Wisconsin
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lupi's is right outside the hotel, ESJ Azul Towers. They have indoor and outdoor seating. Service is excellent! Fajita's were delicious! Lime margarita on the rocks is refreshing and tasty. I highly recommend Lupi's Mexican Grill.

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Thank lynnette576
Commerce City, Colorado
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2016

This is the third time I've eaten here and its just a really good casual place. Fast service and you can sit outside on the patio and people watch. The shredded beef is so good and they give you plenty of food to take back to the hotel for later.

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Thank Todd B
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

Went to Lupis because it was close to our hotel. Ordered a plantainburrito that was decent and a meat mofongo, the mofongo gave me a garlic breath that i woke up with the next day. It was also so oily that we didn't want to finish the meal. I never tried this dish before so maybe thats the proper way... More 

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Thank Xtoma
Miami, Florida
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016

The food was ot the typical Mexican food. It had their own special flavor and presentation. Our server, Dwight, made the experience fantastic with his energy, customer service and smile. I wish I had 10 Dwights' working at my business!

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Thank rjo55
San Juan, Puerto Rico
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19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

Free parking is rare in Isla Verde so that's a bonus. Good service in either the covered patio or the dining room and bar. I get the Puerto Rican burrito. Sweet plantain with pork just goes well together.

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Thank Jason W
Indianapolis, Indiana
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

Visited Lupis on Thanksgiving Day 2016. Food was good . Affordable. You can get a meal for $12 per person. Service was not bad, but could've been better . They were not very accommodating . I use to be a server , and the rule is to check on your guests 3 minutes after you drop meals. No sauces no... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 15
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Bar, Puerto Rican, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 04:00
Monday
11:00 - 04:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 04:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 04:00
Thursday
11:00 - 04:00
Friday
11:00 - 04:00
Saturday
11:00 - 04:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6369 Ave Isla Verde, Carolina 00979-7100, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  Carolina
  • Phone Number: +1 787-253-2198
Description
Located next to the San Juan Hotel and Casino, Lupi's offers the best mexican food on town combined with all kinds of sports. We offer every sport event available, plus daily happy hours.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?