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Ropa Vieja Grill

1021 Ave Ashford, San Juan 00907-1128, Puerto Rico
+1 787-725-2665
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“ropa vieja” (455 reviews)
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Open Now
7:00 AM - 11:59 PMAll hours
Caribbean, Latin, Spanish, Cuban, Puerto Rican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1021 Ave Ashford, San Juan 00907-1128, Puerto Rico
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The food was average - basically what you expect for tourists in Candado. I was disappointed as it is rated here as the best Cuban restaurant in San Juan. The only thing really Cuban on the menu was ropa veija, and that might as well...More

Thank hill1221
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Will definitely give this place another shot although our meal was just ok. Fairly nice outside spot with plastic chairs for some reason. We started with shrimp in garlic sauce which was just that. Not a lot of flavor. Followed it up with tasty ropa...More

Thank billyboy18
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We went for breakfast at ropa vieja and it was the most disappointing start of the day ever. Food too salty, no fesh OJ and worst coffee in PR.

Thank DlleMKNS
Reviewed 5 days ago

So there are many positives about Ropa Vieja. The food was very good, the service was good and the physical restaurant space was good. They have a nice outdoor, covered area that fits about half the restaurant's tables. What I didn't like about Ropa Vieja...More

Thank Baxman
Reviewed 1 week ago

Found the new location as we walked up Condado to Ashford Ave. right on the corner. I had the Ropa Vieja and it was good! The rest of our party had some of the grouper and enjoyed it. Unfortunately on there night we were there...More

Thank swingdrummer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As with many others we were staying in a hotel in the Condado district of San Juan prior to a cruise. Following comments on Trip Advisor we booked here for the evening. Tried out 'Canoas de Ropa Vieja' as a traditional dish and were not...More

Thank TwoTravelBugsToo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I’m rating Ropa excellent mainly for the excellent service we received from Sasha. I’ve eaten at many gourmet places that doesn’t have the professionalism that Sasha has. It’s been years since I’ve been at a restaurant where a server and the whole staff really, truly...More

Thank Davemat
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited several restaurants here during our time in San Juan, and this was my favorite by far. The empanadallitas were delicious, the ropa vieja is amazing. I had the cabritos and red beans and rice, and it was so good. The waiter was wonderful,...More

Thank Christie J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I wanted to take my family to a nice restaurant with a selection of Cuban and Puerto Rican dishes. Ever since I had a Cuban housekeeper (back in the days when,...) I have loved Cuban food. So since i was in Puerto Rico, it was...More

Thank RVJnCO
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant is connected to the Best Western Plus Palm Inn hotel, and serve a variety of Cuban and Puerto Rican dishes. We loved the mofongo with chicken and the grilled chicken with maposteao rice... truly delicious. Prices are reasonable and service is great as...More

Thank luiskv
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Electra S
28 February 2017|
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Response from Delia B | Reviewed this property |
Ave. ashford, Near to Condado Plaza Hotel, in the same side. San juan!
Alta H
20 December 2016|
Response from Darryl D | Reviewed this property |
You can go to their website and it should tell you or you can call and ask, also see if you may need reservations.
oc pat
11 October 2016|
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Response from 22Below | Reviewed this property |
I would say give them a call and find out for sure from them. +1 787-725-2665
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 10:30 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:30 PM
7:00 AM - 10:30 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:59 PM
7:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1021 Ave Ashford, San Juan 00907-1128, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  San Juan
  • Phone Number: +1 787-725-2665
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