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Carli's Fine Bistro & Piano

€€€€Latin, , International
206 Tetuan Street | Old San Juan, San Juan, Puerto Rico
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good24%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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Latin, Puerto Rican, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
206 Tetuan Street | Old San Juan, San Juan, Puerto Rico
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We came here for a nice, long night out. We started out by having a drink in the courtyard and listening to the singer. We moved inside for dinner. The setting is really romantic- they have music and dim lights, and lots and lots of...More

Thank im_a_t0urist
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's rather rare to find a relaxed Bistro, that serves fine food, with first class classic entertainment and good service to boot. Carli's to me stood out in Old San Juan as the way it should be done. It's not the cheapest place in town...More

Thank RC30319
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I came here for dinner during the street festival, badly in need of some quiet and pampered service. Carli's was just what the doctor ordered. Our waitperson was an absolute gem. From the moment we walked in she treated us like royalty....More

Thank jmasci
Reviewed 1 January 2018

We found Carli's on Open Table and decided to have Christmas dinner here. What a great choice! The food, wine, and service was amazing, and the atmosphere was perfect, especially after travelling on a plane all day. Be sure to check this gem out. There...More

Thank Maria C
Reviewed 30 November 2017

My colleagues and I had a wonderful experience at Carli's last evening. The food was excellent, the service was efficient and friendly and the Mojitos prepared by Fausto were unanimously voted the best we've ever had. To top it off, Carli played some great jazz...More

Thank Peter T
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

Great food, people and music. Thanks Ibis for taking care of us today. Had a wonderful afternoon enjoying great music by Roberto and Gilberto at Carli's Cafe in Old San Juan

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Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

Carli’s Fine Bistro and Piano was recommended by a mutual friend of mine and Carli’s. Hubby and I went on a Monday night about 8:00 pm and it was quiet. When we entered the restaurant, Carli was there and he was playing the piano. He...More

Thank AfrinetNYC
Reviewed 16 November 2017

We were lucky to hear Carlos playing the piano. the food and service was very good. It was close to the dock and the restaurant had outdoor seating. We had reservations and I was glad we did so that we could sit inside.

Thank Katkev23
Reviewed 19 September 2017

Carli's Restaurant in Old San Juan (look for the Banco Popular Building) is a gem and Carli Munoz is a gift from Puerto Rico. This small (maybe 12 tables) restaurant with it's ample bar delivers great high end food, served by a professional team and...More

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Reviewed 4 August 2017

Carli’s Fine Bistro & Piano is a small and very cozy restaurant in Old San Juan that provides great food in an intimate, relaxed, and casual dining atmosphere. You have a choice of eating indoors, while being entertained to fabulous soft music, or in the...More

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Laury C
22 January 2017|
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Response from kenny h | Reviewed this property |
I have seen everything from dressy to sightseer casual. The fact that you care enough to ask tells me you will be good! I hope you go there and love it.
27 October 2015|
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Response from Tom M | Reviewed this property |
That I wouldn't know. However, if Carli is not performing that nite there is usually a musician taking his place or a group. It is still worth the visit.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
15:30 - 23:00
15:30 - 23:00
15:30 - 23:00
15:30 - 23:00
15:30 - 01:00
15:30 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 206 Tetuan Street | Old San Juan, San Juan, Puerto Rico (Formerly Carli Cafe Concierto)
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  San Juan
  • Phone Number: 787-725-4927
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