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Cafe El Punto

105 Fortaleza Street, San Juan 00901, Puerto Rico
+1 787-646-4943
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“stuffed avocado” (71 reviews)
“ceviche” (65 reviews)
“chicken” (51 reviews)
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Caribbean, Latin, Spanish, South American, Puerto Rican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
105 Fortaleza Street, San Juan 00901, Puerto Rico
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1 - 10 of 501 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Went here for lunch and was seated promptly. Our server Debra was very nice and suggested us some items from the menu. We ordered shrimp avacado and crab avacado and both of them were delicious. Side order of piegon peas wirh rice and boiled mashed...More

Thank Sandeep R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have never seen such a big avocado. Definitely recommend one of the avocado bowls and the liquor is poured with a heavy hand. Everything was prepared perfectly. Exceptional restaurant.

Thank Nikkie G
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

We were here post Hurricane Maria. The food was excellent! It was pouring down rain and my husband was soaked. The owner actually offered a dry T-shirt for him! That is special service! We found this gem last year and was happy to see them...More

Thank Duchic
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

Fantastic first visit to Cafe El Punto!! This restaurant owner and staff went the extra mile to make sure our visit was wonderful. We were returning on the first cruise out of San Juan after Hurricane Irma. The restaurant only had generator power but they...More

Thank Cherie L
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

Good food, and in very liberal portions. I eat pretty well, but even I had to take home a box of leftovers. I ordered the mofongo, and really enjoyed it. I also got a mango smoothie, especially good to have in the summer heat. I'd...More

Thank T. T
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Y'all. I can't say enough great things about this place. Its tucked away behind a gallery I believe. My mojito was delicious (all 3 of them). My food was so yummy that I was already missing the meals before I even left to go home....More

Thank Ashley R
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Nice small restaurant, nice and attentive staff, fast service and the food tastes very good (Shrimp stuffed avocado, rice and beans and "ensalada chilena" with an original "Mojito"). They have a nice Puerto Rican and Chilean food.

Thank JackieDave422
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

My husband and I was told about this small but great restaurant by someone we met at our hotel. I am so glad we took the recommendation. The drinks were delicious and the food was even better.

Thank T_randall22
Reviewed 30 August 2017

My friend and I stopped at this small restaurant after a long day walking through Old San Juan. The service was good, the waiter explained the menu, their specialties, and answered any questions. I ordered the stuffed avocado with chicken, a green salad, white rice...More

Thank Nat428
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Went for an early dinner on a Sunday. We were greeted and promptly seated in a small room (not sure if there were other rooms there). There was only one table with people at the time. We ordered the mofongo relleno de camarones (~$17) and...More

Thank silarem
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Questions & Answers
Ana Mary A
19 November 2016|
Response from Joey N Eydee C | Reviewed this property |
Abren a las 10am pero creo que no sirven su desayuno típico.
Ana Mary A
19 November 2016|
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Response from paquitin | Reviewed this property |
Abren a las 10:00 am todos los días pero no preparan desayuno.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 105 Fortaleza Street, San Juan 00901, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  San Juan
  • Phone Number: +1 787-646-4943
  • E-mail
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