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El Negocio de Panchi

$$ - $$$Caribbean, Latin,
PR-14 | Coto Laurel, Ponce 00780, Puerto Rico
+1 787-848-4788
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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good12%
  • Average1%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Caribbean, Latin, Puerto Rican, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
PR-14 | Coto Laurel, Ponce 00780, Puerto Rico
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1 - 10 of 138 reviews

Reviewed 6 September 2017

We went to this restaurant for the first time last Sunday, before visiting the Museo de Arte de Ponce. The staff was friendly even before we got there, when we called to ask for directions. The place is very clean and has a comfortable environment....More

Thank rg1998
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

This place got me speechless... There's variety in the menu. The food is absolutely delicious. The service is great; the waiters are very nice, helpful and attentive. The place is casual, but it has an elegant touch. It also has a nice atmosphere. I highly...More

Thank Linette V
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

We have visited El Negocio de Panchi on no less than 10 occasions and every single time it has been outstanding. World class dining. This time I had tomato soup and blackened tuna in a tamarind sauce from the specials of the day, and both...More

1  Thank Antonio R
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

This restaurant would be a perfect excuse to visit Cotto Laurel, Ponce area....worth the trip... Excellent food (gourmet caribbbean cuisine), ambience and service....from soup all the way to dessert was exquisite.... So far, in my Top 10 restaurants in Puerto Rico.......

2  Thank drIrizarry
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

The best lobster crêpe ever!, services was outstanding and the quality of their menu as well. Excelente lugar calidad precio, con el mejor crêpe de langosta del mundo!

2  Thank jose luis t
Reviewed 9 May 2017

We had an amazing time here, the personnel was very friendly and helpful, the food was delicious and the wine we had was one of the best Ribera del Duero ever tasted. I would even say it´s worth traveling to the South just for a...More

2  Thank Micka1303
Reviewed 29 March 2017

The first time I came here was when they first opened many years ago. It was a small old house, very creative menu and always something new. Since then they have developed a very loyal customer base. Now it is a beautiful new building, very...More

2  Thank Sapomuerto
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is not fancy aesthetically but the food competes with any of the best restaurants in San Juan. Panchi the chef/owner is always there and comes to greet and receive feedback. The staff is attentive and very friendly. It is a homey environment with...More

1  Thank poncena9
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

The food was delicious and the staff was very friendly!! It was also nice to meet the owner and he was very helpful as well. My only suggestion is to have more of an option of selling wine by the glass. It was a great...More

1  Thank Stephanie P
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

We and our friends dined here for the first time and loved every minute of our experience. We shared a cheese stuffed mushrooms appetizer which was sauced with a balsamic reduction (?) and nuts. Absolutely fabulous. I had the ramen stir fry with shrimp and...More

Thank annabf36
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10 November 2015|
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Response from Ivonna02 | Reviewed this property |
They have a basic menu and add different options weekly or daily (i'm not sure on the frequency). We've been there often and always find different options and very very delicious! For the apps and the entrees they have... More
11 January 2015|
Response from Alemarga |
Mentor trade que nunca, para las personas que tengan esa pregunta ahora el restaurant especial pequeño asi que hay que hacer reservation para tener una mejor experiencia. Vale la pena. Better late than never, you should... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: PR-14 | Coto Laurel, Ponce 00780, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  Ponce
  • Phone Number: +1 787-848-4788
  • E-mail
El Negocio de Panchi offers exquisite International proposals with a creole twist. By constantly updating the menu we can offer our customers innovative dishes with various cuts of fresh fish and beef and creations such as veal ossobuco, duck breast with blackberry marmalade, Halibut in crust with sausage, among others entries and delicious homemade desserts. From tradition to gourmet, El Negocio the Panchi offers exquisite dished in a comfortable and affable ambiance.
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