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El Rincon Boricua

216 Lyman St, Holyoke, MA 01040-4776
+1 413-534-1011
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  • Excellent85%
  • Very good7%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
4 weeks ago
“Great food!”
30 Sep 2016
“Hidden Gem in Holyoke”
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Caribbean, Latin, Spanish
216 Lyman St, Holyoke, MA 01040-4776
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I had an afternoon without the kids. We took a drive and ended up in Holyoke. We stopped for a late lunch...and chose this place based solely on reviews. Amazing food! I will deny it to my grave but the food was...More

Thank Kerry T
Reviewed 1 October 2016

Great food, great service and great prices. What more could you want? Off the beaten track this restaurant is a great find for casual meals at an affordable price. A large menu offers dozens of choices. The server helped us navigate the menu, explaining what...More

Thank RecRob
Reviewed 8 August 2016

The pork, rice & beans are so delicious! The portions are very generous. The servers are helpful and gracious. The atmosphere is terrific. I love the booths! The price is right too. Great place to eat.

Thank GeoAdventurertoo
Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

One of my favorite puertorican restaurants, love the food and the people, this was my dad's favorite place to go fir lunch or dinner.

Thank Marta M
Reviewed 15 June 2016

This restaurant serves very good Puerto Rican food. The only problem we had was we had no idea what many of the items on the menu were and our waitress didn't speak much English. I did order a Pernil sandwich which was huge and fantastic,...More

Thank norma g
Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

Seriously delicious Puerto Rican food, huge portions for under 10 bucks, quick takeout service, really nice people. Can't go wrong here.

Thank sofismon
Reviewed 30 April 2016 via mobile

Walk in and get food hot and ready! Yellow rice w gandules or salchicha, yuca, sweet plantains, empanadillas, papas de rellenos, pernil, bistec.... Shall I go on? The food is delicious and made fresh daily. Their sandwiches are amazing and about 16 inches long. You...More

Thank Wtnss
Reviewed 6 September 2015

As Holyoke revives its downtown as a place for arts, culture, and community, El Rincon is thriving and leading the way. This cozy spot offers unfailingly delicious and authentic food served by the warm and welcoming staff. When I took a friend who had never...More

Thank GrlFryday
Reviewed 1 July 2015

Went to try out the food due to some my friends raving about it but really wasn't that impressed with it. The locale is quaint, the bathroom (yes, I judge the facilities, too) was clean and easily accessible, and wait staff was very courteous and...More

Thank Nancy B
Reviewed 24 June 2015 via mobile

We always look for a taste of home every time we vacation, and this was worth every moment. The food was delicious, Hector and Carmen went out of their way to make us feel like we where back in Puerto Rico. We loved it! And...More

Thank Orlando R
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Restaurant Details

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06:00 - 18:00
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06:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 216 Lyman St, Holyoke, MA 01040-4776
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Holyoke
  • Phone Number: +1 413-534-1011