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Jose Enrique

176 Calle Duffaut, San Juan, Puerto Rico
+1 787-725-3518
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good11%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“crab appetizer” (15 reviews)
“beef stew” (30 reviews)
“yellowtail” (13 reviews)
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Caribbean, Latin, Seafood, Spanish, Puerto Rican, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
176 Calle Duffaut, San Juan, Puerto Rico
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11 - 20 of 835 reviews

Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

We stopped here based on a recommendation from a local. Walked right past the pink “house” until someone pointed us in the right direction. So glad we made it. Food was absolutely delicious and the service was friendly and helpful.

Thank 467kristia
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

Very happy to see Jose Enrique survived Maria. Food is still amazing. Make sure to go early and try the crab on bacalao appetizer ( it sold out by 7:15 last night). Tables are close and music is loud making a fun convivial atmosphere conducive...More

Reviewed 22 January 2018

We come here every time we're in Puerto Rico. The chef, Jose, is incredibly talented and has won a few awards for his food. I'm a chef in the states, and everyone that I bring in loves the staff and super fresh fish.

Thank Lindsay7702
Reviewed 18 January 2018 via mobile

My friends and I were here for lunch, we took an Uber from the cruise terminal and it's only 10 minutes away. The place looks like a house from outside, we even though we had the wrong address but once we walked inside we were...More

Thank Pablo M
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

On December 30th, we went to Jose Enrique's at Placita Santurce. Although it is regarded as top cuisine, innovation, flavors and creativity are somewhat counter-balanced by the long wait, tight table distribution and relatively high noise environment. The staff is friendly and knowledgeable. It seems...More

Thank Miguel V
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

We stopped by here for a brunch thanks to the Yelp reviews. Somehow found some street parking nearby and thanks to all reviews we were able to spot the 'pink building'. The food and staff were absolutely amazing!! We ordered a crab appetizer, tuna and...More

Thank RahulK5485
Reviewed 14 December 2017

After a week of eating small, local mom and pop restaurants, a few trends emerged. First, the food scene in San Juan especially Old San Juan is delicious, flavorful, made with love and derived from old family recipes. Second, the time in which you will...More

Thank BB_GW-Doc
Reviewed 7 December 2017

It had been recommended to me before but I never went because I heard it was very expensive. It is expensive but not that much more than many chain restaurants but it offers a truly excellent dining experience where you get value for your money....More

Thank Jim G
Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

Our group of seven was not disappointed with the food or service after visiting this place! The waitress was great and made sure we tried many of their signature dishes! Our group tried 9 different apps and 5 different dinners....would order every single one again!...More

Thank Katie B
Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

Best food I have had here yet! Servings were sizeable and I left the table satisfied, with a new appreciation for a dining experience. Denise, out waitress, was also amazing and kind, and attentive as well! Highly recommended, even the setting in the center of...More

Thank Kurt K
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James M
16 March 2017|
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Response from fancipoet | Reviewed this property |
Moderate pricing. Dinner for two with appetizer and drink about 100. You could bring the bill down by not ordering appetizer.
13 January 2016|
Response from taniaskein | Reviewed this property |
Tue - Fri :: 11:30 am till closing Sat :: 6:30 pm till closing Sun & Mon :: closed
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 176 Calle Duffaut, San Juan, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  San Juan
  • Phone Number: +1 787-725-3518
Located in the Placita de Santurce, the local farmers' market in the heart of San Juan and a very popular Friday night hangout among the locals.
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