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Cafe Restaurante El Camaron

1109 Ave Ponce de Leon | Santurce, San Juan 00907-3804, Puerto Rico
+1 787-721-5499
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good33%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“camarones” (5 reviews)
“salad” (3 reviews)
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Caribbean, Latin, Spanish, Puerto Rican
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1109 Ave Ponce de Leon | Santurce, San Juan 00907-3804, Puerto Rico
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food is great! The ambiance is casual. There's no need to dress up to come here. The prices are a slightly steep for the area, but the food is absolutely worth it. Valet parking is onsite and included. I had the seafood stuffed mofongo....More

Thank Karen L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The most noisy restaurant ever. To make things worst every kind of meat delivered to the table was chewy and cheap. The bathrooms are a nightmare. Overall service is terrible. Expensive for the low quality you receive. Not a redeeming factor for this place.

Thank Victor B
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Very good place to go. The variety of food is amazing. We visit this place currently and they always consistent with the service and the food.

Thank Matrix100
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Is very clean and have a good menu. This is the place if you want to taste Puerto Rican or Dominican food. I went with my family, the mofongo taste so good. Full recommended. Price good!

Thank NCN2008
Reviewed 20 July 2017

The food is excellent and the services good. The Salmorejo de Jueyes is the best with white rice or Mofongo. I go with my family 2 days . The price is excellent.

Thank menenden
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Very good food and service. Mofongo is amazing, rice and beans very good, parking. Good price. Excelente comida, muy rico el mofongo y arroz y habichuela

Thank Yuri C
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Good service, good food, good prices. Diversity on the menu. Near Condado area with free valet parking.

Thank Leo L
Reviewed 11 July 2017

My Uber driver recommended this place, so along with a friend, we headed there for dinner. This is not a fancy place, but it was packed with locals. The menu is in both English and Spanish, which is good as none of the staff was...More

Thank Jonathan B
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

I always ask "Where do the Locals Go to eat"? When in San Juan, Our guide took us to Camarone, and we were not disappointed. Great seafood, Mofongo, Creole rice and beans, fried cheese, and many, many locals! Be warned--- they do not speak much...More

Thank texasjoy2015
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Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

We had a family night in this restaurant, not the best choice. The food is perfect and plenty of amount but the employees were awful. They didn't treat us well, good food bad manners.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Caribbean, Latin, Spanish, Puerto Rican
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Television
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1109 Ave Ponce de Leon | Santurce, San Juan 00907-3804, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  San Juan
  • Phone Number: +1 787-721-5499
""Criolla" food, seafood, steaks, poultry, and a daily menu. Has a good service and a private parking lot".
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