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Cafe Puerto Rico

208 O'Donnel Plaza Colon, San Juan, Puerto Rico
+1 787-724-2281
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“mofongo” (548 reviews)
“chicken” (150 reviews)
“cassava” (26 reviews)
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11:30 - 15:30All hours
Caribbean, Latin, Spanish, Puerto Rican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
208 O'Donnel Plaza Colon, San Juan, Puerto Rico
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My friends and i were looking for a restaurant to go, but we didn’t know anything about old san juan, so we just went to the restaurant in front of us... and it.just came out to be the best restaurant in here!!!!! People should know...More

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Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

We had lunch at Cafe Puerto Rico while visiting Old San Juan. This is a very small, quaint restaurant that was recommended to us by frequent travelers, as well as local people. The white sangria was very good to drink. We had the Chicharrones de...More

Thank Michelle112013
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

Worst service ever. Bathroom toilets did not flush. Waited to be acknowledged, served and get our check. Horrible.

Thank Gloria J
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

Amazing Mofongo, the wait staff was knowledgeable and efficient, the sangria was excellent made with fresh fruits and juices.

Thank aelovelady
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

We had reservations for Cafe Puerto Rico for 8. We got there abbot early and they had room so they were happy to seat us. We were seated upstairs and were the only ones! Our waiter, Omar, was amazing!! He asked if it was our...More

Thank Melissa M
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Stopped here while walking around old San Juan. Popped in for a quick bight. Saw other diners with something looking delicious, found out it was called Mofongo. We went back the next day and had it. I still think about it!

Thank Travel O
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Stopped here while walking around for lunch. Quaint little restaurant. Wasn't extremely busy. Referred by a friend. Food was great. Plenty of food. I had grilled chicken in garlic sauce with vegetables. Rice and beans also. Got a pitcher of sangria. Everything was great. Would...More

Thank Pil255
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Excellent local food Mofongo options are great Omar is very helpful and provided some great recommendations

Thank Bclem62
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

vernacular appeal, right in the heart of downtown, try the Mufungo, typically Rican, the maitre de was great at explaining the dishes. Must try when visiting San Cristobal. Average priced. Good chef.

Thank 108michelt
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Small restaurant in a great location. The food was fantastic and desserts were amazing. Service was good and prices are very reasonable. Right in the plaza near everything.

Thank mama3awesomekids
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 15:30
17:30 - 22:45
11:30 - 15:30
17:30 - 22:45
11:30 - 15:30
17:30 - 22:45
11:30 - 15:30
17:30 - 22:45
11:30 - 15:30
17:30 - 22:45
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 208 O'Donnel Plaza Colon, San Juan, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  San Juan
  • Phone Number: +1 787-724-2281
  • E-mail
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