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Cafe La Princesa - CLOSED

Paseo la Princesa | Gazebo # 1, San Juan 00901, Puerto Rico
+1 787-724-2930
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“chicken” (5 reviews)
“old san juan” (30 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
Caribbean, Puerto Rican
€€ - €€€
Paseo la Princesa | Gazebo # 1, San Juan 00901, Puerto Rico
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Reviewed 4 February 2018

Went with a group. The drinks were strong and good. The food was their own special concoction where you got to help in the preparation. Potatoes, chicken and spices, and a sauce that was out of this world great! The waiters were very attentive and...More

Thank ramblin1
Reviewed 23 February 2017

Went here with a party of 25 on a Saturday night, called ahead for a reservation, went without a hitch. Food was excellent, lots of authentic cuisine choices, had a great band with Puerto Rican music, all outside under a covered eating area. Somewhat pricey...More

Thank pepp7091
Reviewed 15 February 2017

This is a favourite place to eat. It is outdoors along the beautiful Paseo de la Princessa. The food was really tasty and the service top notch. We will be back,

Thank simeon
Reviewed 30 November 2016

You can drink and dine under one of the biggest banyan trees in town - a gorgeous tropical garden with a specialty rum bar and excellent food.

Thank Bill S
Reviewed 29 August 2016

We sawthis restaurant on our map and decided to give it a try. We are so happy we did! We LOVED the paella. It was out favorite thing on the menu and everytime we get paella we always think back to when we went here...More

Thank Aj101710
Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

The new owners have kept some of the same ambiance with the alfresco wonderland it's more city hip with the decor now and less shabby chic. The food is amazing we ordered 6 appetizers. All were just wonderful. My favorite was the tuna tartar. Exquisite...More

1  Thank Heidi B
Reviewed 30 March 2016

Very good food- unique flavors and nice outdoor atmosphere- garden or patio style. A little expensive but overall a fair value for a nice meal out

1  Thank TDubya22
Reviewed 15 March 2016

Cafe La Princesa is our favorite dinner spot in old San Juan. It sits nestled in a little jungle park beneath the City Wall and the Governor's Mansion known as La Fortaleza. We like to eat dinner and then go for a walk along the...More

1  Thank Steve C
Reviewed 22 December 2015

We really enjoyed ourselves at this restaurant / bar during a recent team meeting. The staff was friendly, the food was great and there was plenty of rum. I would highly recommend it for a large group, but it did see a bit predisposed to...More

Thank JimJ321
Reviewed 15 November 2014 via mobile

It's located along the paseo it's a outdoor restaurant that I have always enjoyed going with my family when I visit OSJ. The food is always good and they have a ample wine list. If you do go the service is good but a little...More

Thank Superlight70
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$5 - US$19
Caribbean, Puerto Rican
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
14:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Paseo la Princesa | Gazebo # 1, San Juan 00901, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  San Juan
  • Phone Number: +1 787-724-2930
The restaurant:Open since 1998, Café La Princesa offers its clients an experience for the five senses. Our dishes are prepared and serve by a professional, attentive and hospitable team. The restaurant is located in a unique space: a beautiful garden protected by an immense, full of history, colonial wall. Menu Compromised with local agriculture and the wish of honoring Puerto Rican food in Café La Princesa we prepare the freshest ingredients with love and an impeccable presentation in each one of our dishes. Hours ScheduleLunchMonday to Friday 11:00am – 3:00Sunday 2:00pm- 5:00pmDinnerTuesday to Thursday 5:00pm-10:00pmSaturday 6:00pm-12:00MSunday 5:00pm-10:00pmLocationCafé La Princesa is located in Paseo de la Princesa in Old San Juan next to the Tourism Company.Parking:Conveniently, we are located right across from La Puntilla public parking. ReservationsWe suggest making reservations.In any case, the Café welcomes guests on a walk-in, first-come-first-served basis.
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