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La Mala Vida

211 Canals St, San Juan 00907, Puerto Rico
+1 787-717-4979
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good22%
  • Average12%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible22%
9 Aug 2017
“Excellent food & Bottomless mimosas, Yes please!”
3 Feb 2017
“Bad Food, Bad Service, Bad Attitude”
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Mexican, Steakhouse, Caribbean, Latin, International, Spanish, Puerto Rican
$$ - $$$
211 Canals St, San Juan 00907, Puerto Rico
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Reviewed 9 August 2017

First of all, the local is a beautiful old San Juan restored building, very cozy and nice. The food is pretty good I had the Bottomless mimosas menu which included a main dish with what you would call a "dessert", in my case a vegetable...More

Thank jamyl a
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

I went with a few friends and when we got there the manager couldn't tell us the wait time. After seating us the waitress seemed bothered by having to serve us. The food took more than 1 hour and was poorly made. My eggs bennedict...More

Thank Cristina L
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

I'm really sorry to write this review. As a local, 99% of the times that I go to a restaurant I support the locally-owned, although I think anyone that go out to pay in a restaurant deserves quality service and food. We visited La Mala...More

1  Thank sbrri
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

They had a great food and the place is very nice, we was a brunch and they had an special with unlimited mimosa that was a plus.

Thank Edward M
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

I went to Mala Vida with my friends for a sunday brunch! The waitress was really bad. The wait line was so long, they do not even have seats for waiting. It really disapoints me! I know they can do it better.

1  Thank Gabriela A
Reviewed 1 July 2016

Quaint place for breakfast. The special with unlimited Mimosas allows you to taste the different fruit flavors from the Island. The staff is friendly and aim to please. Prices are very reasonable and the food is really good.

Thank G O
Reviewed 21 May 2016 via mobile

I took my family to this place and from my 6 years old told me dad please do not bring me here again. The food is heavy pricy for what the serve you and my egg Benedict are the worst I ever had. Services is...More

Thank ealicea1124
Reviewed 31 December 2015

This restaurant has amazing food, and has the best brunch deal I have seen in San Juan. Around 24 dollars for a specialty egg dish+dessert, and unlimited mimosas...Try the sour sop and passion fruit mimosas!

Thank GlobalLibrarianGirl
Reviewed 25 October 2015 via mobile

I just visited the restaurant with a friend for brunch after some time without having been here. It was a really disappointing experience. To begin with, there was no room inside except for the bar, so we sat outdoors, which is really not too nice...More

Thank Sofiaxyz
Reviewed 14 September 2015

Decent food but ambiance is not really up my ally. I enjoy good food and drinks and had high hopes for this place but it fell short of my expectations

Thank Franco R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$19
Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 211 Canals St, San Juan 00907, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  San Juan
  • Phone Number: +1 787-717-4979
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