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Cafe Fortaleza

355 Calle Fortaleza | Viejo San Juan, San Juan 00901, Puerto Rico
+1 787-705-2954
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good9%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (8 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (4 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
Caribbean, Latin, Cafe, Puerto Rican, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
355 Calle Fortaleza | Viejo San Juan, San Juan 00901, Puerto Rico
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a great restaurant for puertorrican food. Very good food at a very good price. The atmosphere is very nice and it is a very good overall restaurant. Definitely recommended.

Thank Pablo M
Reviewed 19 September 2017

I went to Cafe Fortaleza for both lunch and dinner and both times I had great experience. The staff is very friendly, the prices are good and the food is to die for. I ordered eggs benedict for breakfast and a coffee. This was the...More

Thank Valenaa
Reviewed 15 September 2017

We had some of the BEST coffee we've ever tasted in Cafe Fortaleza. It was such a random surprise their coffee was so good. We also enjoyed our meal of rice, beans, chicken in a local sauce, soup and amazing flan! To top it off...More

Thank GlobalFlavors
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

Omg love this place, the best Cuban ever and last night I had some fried pork dish with rice!! It was delicious, the service is outstanding and the staff could not be any friendlier!!

Thank Jpintn
Reviewed 10 September 2017

Everything about this place was great. The bartender ("Joe") was friendly and attentive and he makes the juice mixers from fresh fruit and home makes the simple syrup - I was super impressed with that kind of detail from such a small restaurant and the...More

Thank daniarwen
Reviewed 7 September 2017

I badly needed a drink and some a/c while exploring Old San Juan and I was glad I stopped here. Friendly service, ice cold beer, good sangria and some tasty and cheap pastries were waiting for me. They have an extensive menu and make good...More

Thank Sal_Paradise767
Reviewed 22 August 2017

Truth is, we had a Gustazo's coupon that was not eligible for breakfast, but since we were there early we just ate breakfast there and came back later for lunch. Breakfast was the best one we had in San Juan. My omelet was fixed exactly...More

1  Thank Louise M
Reviewed 18 August 2017

My friends and I came to old San Juan by ferry and were looking for dinner. We came across the cafe and jumped it. The staff was very friendly and the environment was inviting. We all got different versions of mofongo - a Puerto Rican...More

1  Thank SurfGirl816
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Great place to have some Cafe after a nice meal... Staff is very attentive the Coffee is incredible....

1  Thank Emil H
Reviewed 7 August 2017

We were staying at a hotel across the street so we went in for breakfast. Every cup of coffee that was brought to our table was lukewarm. We had an omelettes. Over cooked and rubbery. It appeared that they were in a training process of...More

Thank cynbaum1
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$16
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Delivery, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 355 Calle Fortaleza | Viejo San Juan, San Juan 00901, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  San Juan
  • Phone Number: +1 787-705-2954
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