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Verde Mesa

107 Calle de Tetuan | Corner With San Jose, San Juan 00901-1811, Puerto Rico
+1 787-390-4662
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good13%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“rice dish” (48 reviews)
“ratatouille” (39 reviews)
“salmon” (57 reviews)
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Caribbean, Mediterranean, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
107 Calle de Tetuan | Corner With San Jose, San Juan 00901-1811, Puerto Rico
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Verde Mesa
1. James Beard Award Nominee
"impeccable from start to finish. The menu is clean, fresh and modern."
Morgan B
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2. Exquisite locally sourced
"finding great food paired with amazing service can be hard to come by."
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3. One of a kind wonderful dining
"eclectic bohemian ambiance and extremely hospitable and warm staff"
Bill S
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1 - 10 of 726 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a warm friendly place to enjoy a unique meal. We had their heirloom cherry tomato appetizer, amazing. Since we share meals we choose the tuna and the verde Mesa rice was recommended, it was the perfect complement. The restaurant was empty when we...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank RusPat_704
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So glad we decided to try Verde Mesa after reading a recent article in Afar. Both food and service were excellent in a quaint room that is tucked away (and a bit hard to find) in Old San Juan. As a vegetarian, it is often...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank frequenttraveler308
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I went for dinner on 11/29. Pedro was our waiter, he was very helpful with the menu and just a very friendly and welcoming person. Food was phenomenal!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank MichaelK3620
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Friend recommend it, apparently food is good and healthy. Called at least 10 times to make a reservation, never answered the phone in the web page. We decided to show up anyways, a party of four. Most tables were full, except for one (two person...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Monchodomenech
Reviewed 10 November 2018 via mobile

Today.. we look for a vegetarian/vegan restaurant and end in Verde Mesa in San Juan. Everything's was perfect. The service, the excellent orientation of the waitress about the menu. The food was good. The restaurant have a good vibe. We love the antique touch. Recommended...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Efrain A
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

Wow, this might be one of my favorite restaurants, ever. To start, the decor is so lovely: quirky, vintage, fun! Then let’s talk about the drinks: my boyfriend had fresh passion juice mixed with whiskey; I had fresh tamarind juice mixed with tequila and we...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank mdawg85
Reviewed 6 November 2018

If you are looking for a culinary experience, this is the right spot. All the ingredients are freshly sourced. Farm to table! The service top-notch. The food is creative and flavorful. VERDE MESA is a Culinary Masterpiece.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank SlickAdventures
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

I visited Puerto Rico with a good friends, and La Verde Mesa was recommended to us by some local friends. We actually had planned a different dining experience, but when that place was closed, we started searching for a new option and remembered the recommendation....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Colin D
Reviewed 2 November 2018 via mobile

Spectacular food - had the ceviche with a pineapple salsa and a cojita cheese dish with a marmalade and plantain chips - really let all the flavors shine. Definitely coming back again!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank RezCO
Reviewed 31 October 2018 via mobile

We read many reviews on trip advisor, so we tried to get a table there. They are cozy, super warm and smiling!!! Service is just perfect, menu is not so wide but every dish is well studied and presented. We really had great time there,...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Francesco R
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Questions & Answers
23 November 2018|
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Response from FatherofMonsters | Reviewed this property |
I don't know if they do our not, my wife and I just walked in. Wish I could be more helpful.
6 July 2018|
Response from Verde M | Property representative |
Hi Carmen. Good question. Verde Mesa specializes in a full service experience so we do not offer delivery. Our menu is constantly changing according to the offers of our farmers and there are always gluten free options... More
13 October 2017|
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Response from beatrizr260 | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Everything is fine now.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$35
Drinks, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
00:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
00:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
00:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
00:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
00:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 107 Calle de Tetuan | Corner With San Jose, San Juan 00901-1811, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  San Juan
  • Phone Number: +1 787-390-4662
  • E-mail
First farm to table in the island since 2009 with a modern approach to cuisine. An invitation to the curious palate. Local, traditional ingredients meet ingenious and innovative forms. Our chef's proposal changes according to local meat, fish and produce availability. Botanical Bar, wine list and homemade ingredients cocktails. No reservations. Limited seating.
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