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Yerba Buena Restaurant

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Caribbean, Latin, Cuban, Puerto Rican
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1350 Cond Ashford Plz, San Juan 00911-1102, Puerto Rico
+1 787-721-5700
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Today
17:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Sat 17:00 - 00:00
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Atlanta, GA
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173 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Booked through OpenTable. Bar/restaurant with big screen TV inside showing Cuban singing groups. Also had patio seating. Had two appetizers plus a shredded beef dish. Empanaditos and crab pastries. Neither was anything special. Shredded beef dish St. Louis was quite good. Service was adequate, but not good. Wouldn't return.

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Thank John W
Williamstown, New Jersey
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped in Yerba Buena and chose a seat at the inside bar. Alberto the bartender was so great and such a nice guy. We had a couple appetizers which were all good. I got the grilled octopus based on a recommendation from Alberto. It was excellent!!!! We asked Alberto where we should go on our next stopped and he... More 

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Thank ScottPScott
West Palm Beach, Florida
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food at Yerba Buena is delicious! The atmosphere is very happy and party-like! There is live music! I can't wait to come back to Puerto Rico so I can have dinner here again!

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Thank Tlcarnp
Hammond, Indiana
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36 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very good food,nice music playing in the back ground.We had the Skirt Steak it was cooked to perfection.The server who waited on us was very polite ad informative about the menu.I wished we had dined here before.Now that I have been we will stop to dine here in March.The seating outside was very nice.If you are in the condado area... More 

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Thank rick7702
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Place in Condado area targeting tourists. Food quality is not satisfying. Old reheated potato and lettuce with black edges are not something you want to eat for dinner

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Thank Jure Z
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

Well worth the money. Skirt Steak is to die for! Staff is friendly and went out of their way to put the Cubs game on for us. Don't pass this one by!

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Thank ChrissyAndRandy
Isabela
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27 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Very Good Food, Excellent Service, went to Yerba Buena Saturday October 8 for Appetizer's we have the Bolsitas Yerba Buena(Crab Meat & Cream Chasse) fritters very, good. For The Main Course have the Surf and Turf Witch is Skirt steak & Jumbo Shrimp's in a Coconut Glaze, Just Fantastic The Meat Cook to Perfection the Shrimp's Tender & Moist White... More 

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Thank TrotamundoIsabela
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

We had such a blast here. The food is delicious! The fried calamari was the best I've ever had, the ribs are out of this world, but most importantly the decor, ambiance, and service was five stars. Our bill was presented to us in a wooden cigar box, which our waiter let us sign. Have to come back. 5 stars!!!

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Thank Carline G
New York City, New York
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

It started off with a nice menu but we had a waiter with a personality of a wet dish rag. He should get out of the business. We asked for bread, you would think a Cuban restaurant would have nice hot press bread but no😶! We ordered the red snapper... Very dry not worth the $35. We had the churrasco... More 

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Thank palombodi
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

Our waiter Antonio suggested one of their mojitos. I had the coconut mojito and it was delicious. We also had chrrasco and calamari. Delicious! Our waiter was great.

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Thank Lara A

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$120
Cuisine
Caribbean, Latin, Cuban, Puerto Rican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 00:00
Monday
17:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 00:00
Thursday
17:00 - 00:00
Friday
17:00 - 00:00
Saturday
17:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1350 Cond Ashford Plz, San Juan 00911-1102, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  San Juan
  • Phone Number: +1 787-721-5700

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?