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L'Osteria Restaurante

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176 Calle Delbrey, San Juan 00911-2009, Puerto Rico
+1 787-721-5224
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Closed
Hours:
Sun 13:00 - 21:00
Tue - Fri 12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
Sat 17:30 - 22:30
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49 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing place ! Sample as many dishes as you can . Nnnnnothing will disappoint you! Service is impeccable, even the chef/owner participates in serving clients and chatting with them. All was very authentic. Not to miss if you are in San Juan and love fine dining.

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Thank Patrick B
Cristian C, Owner at L'Osteria Restaurante, responded to this review

Thank you so much , we are very happy you get the best of our product. We will work for keep it always the same quality More 

Puerto Rico
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Your can never go wrong here. Always fresh ingredients and friendly service, with an awesome wine selection.

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Thank LARA M
Cristian C, Owner at L'Osteria Restaurante, responded to this review

Thank you, we are glad and wait your next visit. Ciao More 

Fairview Park, Ohio
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2017

We made reservations at the suggestion of the concierge at our hotel, and got them at our desired time of 7:00pm. when we goth there there was only one other table for 2 occupied, a was the case for the rest of our time there. The food was home made and excellent. Not sure why there was no one else... More 

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Thank AnneMC5
Cristian C, Owner at L'Osteria Restaurante, responded to this review

Hi , thank you for your review . Our goal is to give always the best quality and service not matter how many guest we have , a pleasure to have in our house. We are waiting you soon More 

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Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

Cozy, intimate restaurant with amazing food and personal attention from the chef. Can make many dishes & desserts gluten free with same delicious taste.

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Thank Vangie T
Cristian C, Owner at L'Osteria Restaurante, responded to this review

Thank you, we try to give all the people the same expiriences . Happy we can give uou best taste of our food More 

montreal
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2017

Go to Puerto Rico- you must go to Osteria in Santurce : A good friend now to me and fantastic TRUE authentic Italian cuisine- balanced , respect to tradition and the essence of cooking-and yet modern -Chef Christian -great Chef and class act- Complimenti e auguri-Grazie molto per tutto Osteria -Homemade pasta, Truffle flan, lightly smoked pigeon- The food sings...serious... More 

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1 Thank dchefMontreal
Cristian C, Owner at L'Osteria Restaurante, responded to this review
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Grazie mille , ci vediamo prest More 

Guaynabo, Puerto Rico
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11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

Quaint Italian restaurant owned by Chef Christian Crostelli. Excellent menu with fresh homemade pastas, seafood, and miscellaneous meats. Every week new delicious surprises. Very professional and friendly service. They bake their own bread. Great Italian wines list. I usually let the maitre decide which wine matches my meal. Always on the mark. Do not miss the broiled octopus, ragu rabbit... More 

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1 Thank TurpialdelSur
Cristian C, Owner at L'Osteria Restaurante, responded to this review

Grazie mille, a pleasure to see when our food reach the point of our way to serve italian food . See u soon More 

San juan
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 16 February 2017

I went to L'Osteria for Valentine's dinner and it certainly did not impress. My boyfriend and I both choose the "Menu San Valentino" which included degustation portions of appetizers, a main dish and a dessert. I had the cod which was dry and bland and my boyfriend had the lamb which was average. The staff was all over the place... More 

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Thank Tinamaria13
Cristian C, Owner at L'Osteria Restaurante, responded to this review

Thank you for you comment , we will do our best to improve it, the idea of the desaert was a heart to share in valentine day , our mistake have not give the right idea . Again thank you More 

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24 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

The place is in a small neighborhood that is a hidden gem. The menu is small but packs a bunch it changes on a daily basis with fresh local ingredients. I loved everything we ordered especially the octopus and mushroom truffle flan which was out of this world. It looked like dessert but tasted like truffles and wild mushrooms. For... More 

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Thank Sam N
Cristian C, Owner at L'Osteria Restaurante, responded to this review

Thank you, dream have the seaside in our front door, but inside uou can reach Italy , at least we try everyday. More 

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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

Christian the owner/chef has a delicious menu, a mind blowing wine list, and interacts with all customers throughout the course of their dinner. Making a choice from the outstanding menu for each course was hard enough, but to then get a surprise ricotta bread and butter pudding as a "thank you" dessert took the biscuit. Amazing restaurant.

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Thank David O
Cristian C, Owner at L'Osteria Restaurante, responded to this review

Thank you , a pleasure have you in our house More 

San Juan, null, Puerto Rico
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35 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

We love the food here. The chef, Christian is super nice and great ! The food is always delicious. It is quiet and great for romantic dinners or intimate dinners with friends. Highly recommend this secret place.

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Thank Lauren B
Cristian C, Owner at L'Osteria Restaurante, responded to this review

Thank You so much. More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$38 - US$65
Cuisine
Wine Bar, Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
13:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
Thursday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
Friday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
Saturday
17:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 176 Calle Delbrey, San Juan 00911-2009, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  San Juan
  • Phone Number: +1 787-721-5224

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?