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Cafe Puerto Rico

208 O'Donnel Plaza Colon, San Juan, Puerto Rico
+1 787-724-2281
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Caribbean, Latin, Spanish, Puerto Rican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
208 O'Donnel Plaza Colon, San Juan, Puerto Rico
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My husband and I just returned from a week in Puerto for work/pleasure, where we stayed in OSJ and also in Isla Verde, and ate in a number of restaurants during that time. Cafe Puerto Rico was my favorite! It was recommended by the desk...More

Thank pairofloafers
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My family and I docked in Old San Juan from a cruise we were on. After exploring the fort and walking around Old San Juan we wanted some authentic Puerto Rican cuisine. I saw a large group of people seated outdoors of Cafe Puerto Rico,...More

Thank CynAPRN
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

To be honest we were hoping to go to a few of the top reviewed restaurants in Viejo, but quickly learned that Maria has shut down many of these still today. To our surprise we ran into the singer for Cafe Puerto Rico's live entertainment,...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped here for lunch on the recommendation of a tour guide. We are SO GLAD we did! The waitress was friendly and helped explain the menu. I ordered the Chicken Trifongo with creamy garlic sauce. I had never tasted any kind of Mofongo before....More

Thank Sue_loves2travel4fun
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The service was great and the food was good. I ordered the shrimp mofongo the spicier version. I also tasted the garlic version and the both were pleasing to the palate. The amount of plantains was overwhelming but, we thouroughly enjoyed the meal. The place...More

Thank Mike S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My search for excellent mofongo (stuffed fried green plaintain) led me to this cafe. The quality of their chicken stuffed mofongo far surpassed the one I had eaten the day before at a different restaurant. The shape of the mofongo and the seasoning made eating...More

Thank Susan d
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

22 of us on a family trip reserved Cafe PR for lunch. Because of the size of the group we agreed to a short menu (3 choices of entree) in advance. It was really good. The service was quick. The food was good. Its a...More

Thank tw3retiree
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place is horrible!!! Horrible food, service, & my boyfriends beer even had glass in it. Waitress was also rude & never checked on us. When told that there was glass broken into beer bottle & that my boyfriend had to spit glass out because...More

Thank dyonnam
Reviewed 13 July 2018

Small café with delightful atmosphere and outstanding food. Fresh made foods does take time, so remember your patience. It was worth the wait for my wife and I. We enjoyed the churasco mufalto. It was enough for us to share with rice and beans. This...More

Thank Edie S
Reviewed 4 July 2018

Cafe Puerto Rico has some delicious food and the service was really good. We went there after Palm Sunday mass so it was really busy and the staff took care of everyone at a timely manner. The staff were pleasant and helpful and the was...More

Thank B T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:45 PM
11:30 AM - 3:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:45 PM
11:30 AM - 3:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:45 PM
11:30 AM - 3:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:45 PM
11:30 AM - 3:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:45 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:45 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 208 O'Donnel Plaza Colon, San Juan, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  San Juan
  • Phone Number: +1 787-724-2281
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