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Cafe Cuatro Sombras

Recinto Sur #259, San Juan 00902, Puerto Rico
+1 787-724-7145
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Cafe, Deli, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Recinto Sur #259, San Juan 00902, Puerto Rico
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Reviewed 29 July 2015 via mobile

Excellent place to relax and enjoy a cup of coffee and cake. Service was great!!! The place is really nice for that quality time with the friends.

Thank Debbie R
Reviewed 11 July 2015

This place was quaint, friendly staff and some tasty coffee! If you are a coffee lover, like I am, I would highly recommend this place!

Thank Jerry B
Reviewed 9 July 2015

Our favorite in Old San Juan! Great atmosphere and hospitality. Smooth coffee aroma as well as the best coffee in town.

Thank Keerthi M
Reviewed 6 July 2015 via mobile

Great smooth cup of coffee. Our favorite in Old San Juan! We tried other spots but the pale in comparison. Cute little atrium in the middle to relax and enjoy the brew. Buying grounds so we can pretend our vacation and coffee hasn't ended!

Thank mimisfaveplace
Reviewed 28 June 2015

Surprisingly, the coffee is good in PR. I am not a coffee drinker, but through our travels, I have tasted Kona, Jamaica BM, Costa Rican... I would say that PR coffee is like Kona, not too much body, smooth, low bitters. Café Sombras was an...More

Thank moykl
Reviewed 14 June 2015

The cafe con leche here tasted great like many places in San Juan, but what set this place a part was the service from the baristas. They had a few minutes to talk to us about our planned travels around Puerto Rico and gave us...More

1  Thank Charles F
Reviewed 8 June 2015

Premium Coffee is exported to the world from Puerto Rico!!! this place is incredible to taste before you buy any bag of Coffee in Old San Juan.

Thank Surf_In_Rincon
Reviewed 7 June 2015

One of the best coffee in Old San Juan. Perfect when you finish your theater visit or walk through the historic places.

Thank Melba S
Reviewed 3 June 2015 via mobile

Consistent sweet coffee with excellent service. Tried others in old San Juan and still 4 Sombras is SUPER Very nice atmosphere clean

Thank Jose S
Reviewed 3 June 2015 via mobile

Great atmosphere and hospitality. Smooth coffee aroma as well as the best coffee in town. The hours are very flexible around my work and my coffee addiction...

Thank suarezaj
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Tanya M
24 August 2017|
Response from tom4651 | Reviewed this property |
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Tanya M
24 August 2017|
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Response from Jim G | Reviewed this property |
It does have a brunch on weekends. Expensive but good.
16 July 2015|
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Response from Lynn M | Reviewed this property |
More lunch in the morning than breakfast. Not a lot of eggs and bacon. But the sandwiches are fresh and good. And there are sweets.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$15
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Seating, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Recinto Sur #259, San Juan 00902, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  San Juan
  • Phone Number: +1 787-724-7145
  • E-mail
Coffee Shop, Single Origin Coffee, Restauratnt
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