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Barrachina Restaurant

104 Fortaleza St. | Old San Juan, San Juan 00901, Puerto Rico
+1 787-725-7912
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
Caribbean, Latin, Bar, South American, Central American, Puerto Rican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
104 Fortaleza St. | Old San Juan, San Juan 00901, Puerto Rico
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Reviewed yesterday

house specialty is Spanish cuisine paella which is not very authentic if you like Spanish cuisine ei chotis in hato rey is by far a much better alterbative

Thank Jose C
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had lunch here and opted for burgers with a piña colada and tres leches cake for dessert. Their food was very good and so was their service. There was a bus boy who I noticed took a lot of pride in his job, perfecting...More

Thank queenofhearts456
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Busy place. Good sign. Waited 20min to get sat. Ordered our food, no apps, food came 40 min later and they messed up our order. Gave us a new order and ate that 35 min later. Good good. It was good. Nothing exceptional. Not really...More

Thank Tony G
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I loved the atmosphere, the food, the service and the piña coladas! I'm not usually a piña colada drinker, as o don't like coconut! These were amazing! Our Bartender was so friendly! This is a must do, while in Old San Juan!

Thank loutlawmorris
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We got into town late one night and needed a close place to eat dinner after 10. Our host pointed us to Barrachina and we were very thankful he did. The local food was the best we had during our time in PR. Great mofongo...More

Thank Bracksrock
Reviewed 2 days ago

Stopped here after cruise debarked. They hold your luggage for free (Expecting tips) while you tour the old san juan area. We returned after 1/2 a day in old san juan and ate lunch here. Decent local food. The Pina Colada appears to have been...More

Thank temporaryinsanity
Reviewed 3 days ago

Great Pina Colada and we shared a table of delicious desserts. This place is a must go when in Puerto Rico.

Thank toddw883
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Best tip ever! If you are traveling with loads of luggage and you are wanting to see the sights of OLD SAN JUAN, then swing by the Barrachina Restaurant first. The best kept secret is that they will store your belongings for the day or...More

Thank Brent A
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Food was delicious...pina coladas were amazing...our server was great but our start to finish was 2 hours...way to much time.

Thank Christa M
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We went on a Fri night for dinner and the free show. Party of 8 with 4 teens. The food was good, not exceptional. The service was okay. They didn't write any of our orders down which would be impressive had they gotten them right....More

Thank Karley S
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Rhonda C
7 August 2017|
Response from GrandpaB2013 | Reviewed this property |
They are closed, also there is a lot of shops closed on Sunday.
2 June 2017|
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Response from rmybuffy | Reviewed this property |
You can store your luggage at Barrachina pre-cruise and post-cruise if you have a late flight going back. The storage is free, but donations are welcome. The restaurant is 4-5 blocks away from the cruise terminal and... More
27 March 2017|
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Response from Luis G | Property representative |
Thank you Joe for considering us. I suggest you to contact Rafael Ruiz by email and tell him your requirements. He will contact you as soon as he gets the message. Thank you James from Texas for your cooperation. I hope... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 17:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 104 Fortaleza St. | Old San Juan, San Juan 00901, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  San Juan
  • Phone Number: +1 787-725-7912
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Puerto Rican and International Cuisine, Home of the world famous Pina Colada
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