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Mares The Ritz-Carlton

6961 Avenue of the Governors | Isla Verde, Carolina 00979, Puerto Rico
+1 787-253-1700
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (12 reviews)
“pastry” (3 reviews)
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American, Caribbean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
6961 Avenue of the Governors | Isla Verde, Carolina 00979, Puerto Rico
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to Mares for breakfast two days in a row, the service, the coffee bar and the food was great. We did not have to wait long for the breakfast buffet. Food was cook to your satisfaction and lots of choice on the buffet...More

Thank Kiko C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a breakfast place inside Ritz carton. Unfortunately it has Ritz prices but nowhere close to the quality and service of a Ritz.

Thank gusvour
Reviewed 7 July 2017

Very unusual for me to find a restaurant at the Ritz Carlton not in pristine condition. The server had us sit at a table outside that was full of hardened bird feces both on the chairs and the table. She did not even offer to...More

Thank NinaW2000
Jackie V, General Manager at Mares The Ritz-Carlton, responded to this reviewResponded 8 July 2017

Dear "NinaW2000", I am very sorry that your restaurant experience was not what you came to expect. I already addressed your concerns with the Mares team to ensure the terrace of the restaurant is in pristine conditions. Thank you for your positive comment about the...More

Reviewed 16 June 2017

Excellent breakfast buffet, both on weekends and weekdays, with some authentic Puerto Rican dishes. We did not go for lunch, since we were content with the Ocean Bar & Lounge, which was superb, both for the food and drinks. But the restaurant did not appear...More

Thank 978nicholasj
Reviewed 8 June 2017

We had a great, relaxing Sunday brunch here. $39/person for unlimited mimosas, bloody mary, & food items. Our waiter Dixon was so sweet & great.

Thank dgandolfo52
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

This was our first time as a guest here. The Hotel was fabulous, the staff friendly & helpful. The rooms were clean, nicely decorated and comfy. Going down to the beach you are met by the Cabana Guys who are the sweet & friendly. They...More

Thank Patricia C
Reviewed 2 June 2017

We celebrated my mother's 84th birthday by having Sunday Brunch at Mares. The food and beverages were superb. You must have the heavenly guava pancakes and unlimited mimosas. Our waiter (Jessica), Chef David Roman and the omelette chefs, the management (Mr. Kendigelen) and the rest...More

Thank travelingleo619
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

Food quality is excellent with courteous staff. Overall - this is a great place to have a breakfast. I suggest get a breakfast package when you book this hotel. It is worth every penny.

Thank Atul B
Reviewed 23 May 2017

The Mares restaurant at the Ritz Carlton has a daily breakfast buffet (@$30 p/p), which includes an omelette station and your standard brunch fare of bacon, sausage, danish, fresh fruit, etc. the best part are the unlimited make your own mimosas! The fruit changes could...More

Thank Gayle H
Reviewed 17 May 2017

When staying at the Ritz this is your breakfast choice. It is $31 for the buffet. Which is over priced for what you get. I order off a menu and had a bagel. ($8) It should be open for at least lunchMore

Thank Diner226
Jackie V, General Manager at Mares The Ritz-Carlton, responded to this reviewResponded 19 May 2017

Dear "Diner226", Thank you for your feedback about the breakfast options, we do have a wonderful breakfast buffet, which we continue to update with new options, and we do have many "a la carte" choices. I am very sorry we disappointed you. For lunch venues,...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Validated Parking, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
06:00 - 10:00
10:30 - 14:00
06:00 - 12:00
06:00 - 12:00
06:00 - 12:00
06:00 - 12:00
06:00 - 12:00
06:00 - 12:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6961 Avenue of the Governors | Isla Verde, Carolina 00979, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  Carolina
  • Phone Number: +1 787-253-1700
All day dining with outdoor seating available.
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