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Cafe Puerto Rico

208 O'Donnel Plaza Colon, San Juan, Puerto Rico
+1 787-724-2281
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Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“mofongo” (550 reviews)
“chicken” (152 reviews)
“cassava” (26 reviews)
Closes in 8 min
11:30 AM - 3:30 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Caribbean, Latin, Spanish, Puerto Rican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
208 O'Donnel Plaza Colon, San Juan, Puerto Rico
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The manager of the hotel we were staying at recommended this café, and I am just so glad we were able to find it and stopped in. We liked it so much we came back twice. Not only was the food delicious and very authentic...More

Thank Kelty E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

trAs been there as long as i have come to Puerto Rico. It is right in old San Juan , they have a nice outside seating on the plaza so you can look at people. They have a sampler which has every speciality of the...More

Thank ll99n
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We enjoyed our lunch very much. Had to try the mofongo which was tasty. Their special house drinks were good. Staff is also pleasant.

Thank Danielle M
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

This is one of our favorites in Old San Juan and it’s back in full force. They are serving the regular menu items like stuffed mofongo, chuletas can can, meats, and salads at great prices while maintaining a quaint atmosphere. Service and personalized attention are...More

Thank Pedro T
Reviewed 2 January 2018

we came here twice for lunch.always full of people.but they are quick and friendly.I especially loved steaks.

Thank Naoko K
Reviewed 31 December 2017

I was directed to this restaurant by Antonio from a wonderful Rum Bar around the church. Everyone in both locations was wonderful. Antonio was so warm and he directed us to Cafe Puerto Rico. I ordered the sweeter one for myself with pork and the...More

Thank sheilapenny
Reviewed 29 December 2017

We chose to dine at Cafe Puerto Rico for lunch while visiting San Juan on a recent cruise stop. It's a lovely little place with friendly, efficient service and the food and drinks are delicious. It was popular at lunch time, but we had no...More

Thank CTMom73
Reviewed 20 December 2017

We went to Cafe Puerto Rico based off of a recommendation that a friend of ours had given us. The inside looks great and is a smaller intimate restaurant. My wife got the chicken and I ordered the skirt steak and they were both delicious....More

Thank rynpilot
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Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

My friends and i were looking for a restaurant to go, but we didn’t know anything about old san juan, so we just went to the restaurant in front of us... and it.just came out to be the best restaurant in here!!!!! People should know...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

We had lunch at Cafe Puerto Rico while visiting Old San Juan. This is a very small, quaint restaurant that was recommended to us by frequent travelers, as well as local people. The white sangria was very good to drink. We had the Chicharrones de...More

Thank Michelle112013
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
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
Sunday
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 3:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:45 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 3:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:45 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 3:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:45 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 3:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:45 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 3:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:45 PM
Saturday
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
  • E-mail
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