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Cafe Puerto Rico

208 O'Donnel Plaza Colon, San Juan, Puerto Rico
+1 787-724-2281
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“mofongo” (464 reviews)
“chicken” (145 reviews)
“cassava” (26 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 3:30 PM Hours
Caribbean, Latin, Spanish, Puerto Rican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
208 O'Donnel Plaza Colon, San Juan, Puerto Rico
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Reviewed 9 November 2015

The restaurant was clean with outside dinning. I decided to eat inside, the service was very good. You can't get unsweet tea, so I had orange juice. I had a salad, chicken breast, rice and beans. I enjoyed the experience.

Thank 387indy
Reviewed 6 November 2015

We decided to eat here because there was a nice outside seating area but it was a mistake! Service was TERRIBLE. We waited over an hour for our mediocre food. We watched people come & go and still hadn't received status on our order. Finally...More

1  Thank Brooke F
Reviewed 4 November 2015 via mobile

My wife and I visited cafe Puerto Rico on a recommendation from a local at our hotel. We drove from our hotel and found a convenient parking garage only a block away. We were seated promptly, but waited what seemed like 10 min before anyone...More

1  Thank Fireant89
Reviewed 3 November 2015

This came recommended by our tour guide. The food and drinks were very good and inexpensive compared to most places we had been. The waitstaff was very helpful with their recommendations. The snapper Mofongo my friend had was delicious and my steak with onions was...More

Thank cac1nh
Reviewed 31 October 2015 via mobile

We traveled to Puerto Rico with four other couples and kept getting recommendations for Cafe Puerto Rico so we made reservations and weren't disappointed. The food was great and so was the atmosphere.

Reviewed 30 October 2015 via mobile

Very flavorful food. The queso was not what we expected but was very good. The cheese itself was fried perfectly but we still don't know how we feel about the cinnamon dipping sauce. The yuca mufango was excellent and very flavorful. Service was decent.

Thank Jamie G
Reviewed 30 October 2015 via mobile

Puerto Rican food to die for! Worth the wait if there is a line. I had pork mofongo that I will dream about. Love, love.

Thank ginnysf64
Reviewed 29 October 2015

We heard very good things from a few locals so we were looking forward to some good local food in old San juan. We were promptly seated, waiter took our drink order and we waited. Apparently our waiter forgot us as we saw him helping...More

Thank BryanLynnMco
Reviewed 28 October 2015

This charming little cafe can be found in downtown San Juan. I ordered the garlic chicken and my girlfriend ordered the monfongo with casava- to die for! As an appetizer we ate the corn sticks and washed it down with their rum punch. Be careful...More

Thank Danielle T
Reviewed 27 October 2015 via mobile

Whenever I visit a new place I always try to get the local color and flavor(s). My wife's and my trip to San Juan Puerto Rico would be no different. The first clue that I got that Cafe Puerto Rico was "great" Puerto Rican cuisine...More

Thank Neil R
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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
  • E-mail
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