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Pirilo Pizza Rustica

€€ - €€€Italian, , Pizza
Corner of Fortaleza Street & Tanca Street No. 201-2, San Juan 00901, Puerto Rico
+1 787-721-3322
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Overview
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good24%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pizza” (872 reviews)
“carbonara” (19 reviews)
Opens in 27 min
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CUISINES
Italian, Bar, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
Corner of Fortaleza Street & Tanca Street No. 201-2, San Juan 00901, Puerto Rico
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We loved this small restaurant , had drinks left for reservations and came back for more drinks! The waiter is the best, so friendly and nice! We enjoyed the ambiance so we came back to hang out. Wish we would have stayed and had their...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 2013andrea2014
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Followed others' reviews and was not disappointed! The line to get in is the first clue of how popular this place is, but it is worth the wait. Coming from New York, the standard for good pizza is set pretty high. The crust was crunchy...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank PECSEC
Pirilo, Propietario at Pirilo Pizza Rustica, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Yes!!!! We love pizza tasters that come from New York because we know your high expectations ;-) Very proud of having fulfilled them ;-) Thanks for your visit!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place was recommended to us by one of our tour guides. We ordered two different pizzas, and they were both very good. The service was great, and everyone was really friendly. We liked the atmosphere also.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank ClaireMc99
Pirilo, Propietario at Pirilo Pizza Rustica, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We appreciate your visit and review! There is nothing more gratifying that seeing our customers satisfied and that they enjoyed what they came for: great food, great drinks and a great time!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

At 3:12pm they told us that the waiting time was 25 minutes. 45 minutes later we asked about the waiting time and they said that they were having problems with their tablet. The waiting time log was mix up and they call us after 60...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank michaelsT8788RZ
Pirilo, Propietario at Pirilo Pizza Rustica, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We are very sorry for your experience Michael. We are distinguished for our great quality food and service. This was definitely an atypical situation which we will take into consideration. We are constantly growing and developing to always provide the best service.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We found this place by accident. We were staying at the hotel right next door. After a long day of travel, we didn't feel to adventurous, so we decided on pizza. We turned right out of our hotel, walked a few feet and found Pirilo...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Mark K
Pirilo, Owner at Pirilo Pizza Rustica, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Wow Mark thank you very much for your great review. It is because of your reviews that motivate us to do better and better everyday. We are here to serve you everytime you come back to visit PR. Regards,

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Highly recommend. The pizza was delicious and affordable. Extremely friendly service. Atmosphere was wonderful. Place was packed on a Thursday night. Downstairs was more of a bar feeling. Upstairs A bit more quaint. All the pizza was had was excellent!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank homeof5
Pirilo, Owner at Pirilo Pizza Rustica, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We are so happy you enjoyed your pizza and had a wonderful time!! We take pride in making all our pizzas with freshest ingredients, home made sauce and 100 year old yeast making the final product and exquisite one. Come visit us again!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely amazing! The staff are very friendly and curtious. The owner was in waiting tables as well, he is very nice. Definitely not a tourist trap, food is amazing. Pizza is out of this world. I would recommend 10/10. Very comfortable atmosphere, not stuffy. Fun...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank abbey f
Pirilo, Owner at Pirilo Pizza Rustica, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you Abbey for the great review and recomending us. It was a pleasure to me to serve you and i am glad you had an amazing time. Please come back to visit us again! Regards,

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we had lunch here twice, both times the small pizza. excellent food and service. great place to dine on rooftop as well. staff was excellent, food piping hot and drinks good as well.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Chuck0806
Pirilo, Owner at Pirilo Pizza Rustica, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your great review!!! We will continue to work hard so every time you come back to visit us the experience will be better!! See you soon! Regards,

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent pizza handmade and you. An choose toppings which are fresh. They serve other type of food but pizza is their signatute. Drinks as good too as well as customer service. Nice cozy place. Recc for tourists and is well known for locals like meMore

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank aliciao439
Pirilo, Owner at Pirilo Pizza Rustica, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you very much Alicia for the excellent review and for making Pirilo's one of your places to go. We work hard everyday to bring the best service and offer the best food to our clients. We invite you to try the rest of our...More

Reviewed 11 December 2018

This was our second time to this amazing little gem in Old San Juan, the food and service is awesome. Every time we visit it is packed with locals so we know it's got to be consistent. The servers seem to know everyone and are...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank HI1959
Pirilo, Owner at Pirilo Pizza Rustica, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your great review and for trusting us. We are honored to have served you!! Come back soon to visit us! Regards,

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Response from cbb787 | Reviewed this property |
They have all veggies pizza & gluten free pizzas
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Response from Eddanor | Reviewed this property |
About the options there are plenty, simply go and ask what you will like and they will make it happen.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$3 - US$26
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 00:00
Monday
12:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 00:00
Thursday
12:00 - 02:00
Friday
12:00 - 02:00
Saturday
12:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Corner of Fortaleza Street & Tanca Street No. 201-2, San Juan 00901, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  San Juan
  • Phone Number: +1 787-721-3322
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Description
The restaurant:Pirilo is a rustic pizzeria in which we prepare, with dedication, delicious classic Italian and international dishes; always using the freshest local products. The space is designed and decorated by combining the typical Italian trattoria with the emblematic colonial architecture of Old San Juan, creating a picturesque and warm environment. The Pirilo bar has a wide selection of drinks, exclusive to the restaurant and a variety of more than 50 handcrafted beers.Hours: Pirilo is open every day and offers lunch and dinner during the following times: Sunday 12:00 pm- 12 amMonday 12:00 pm- 12 amTuesday 12:00 pm- 12 amWednesday 12:00 pm- 12 amThursday 12:00pm- 2:00amFriday 12:00pm- 2:00amSaturday 12:00pm- 2:00amReservations:Pirilo welcomes guests on a walk-in, first-come-first-served basis.
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