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Ostra Cosa

€€ - €€€Caribbean, Latin,
Cristo St, San Sebastian corner | Plaza del Soportal, San Juan 00901-1535, Puerto Rico
+1 787-724-5475
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good24%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible8%
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Caribbean, Latin, Bar, Seafood, Spanish, Puerto Rican, Vegetarian Friendly
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Cristo St, San Sebastian corner | Plaza del Soportal, San Juan 00901-1535, Puerto Rico
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Enjoy appetizers or a dinner in a touristic ambiance in the middle of Old San Juan. Nice place to take some photos, and relax after a long walk. Also sometimes there is music to enjoy, too.

Thank lolinstar
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

Stopped by for a few beers to cool off on hot day after visiting the fort. Andre's the bartender is a friendly and lively character with hat and dark beard. As the sign says "want a party? Do it here " $2 beers Cold!

Thank cdwood77
Reviewed 17 September 2017

We ate here on our last evening in Old San Juan. We were seated in the outdoor courtyard, and to our surprise they had entertainment that evening. Our waiter was a help with our choosing our drinks and meals. We chose the rum drink special...More

Thank jlkkshic
Reviewed 9 September 2017

Stumbled across this place when walking back from the Fort. Great open air atmosphere and fun little bar. The bartenders were very attentive and the frozen sangria was perfect on the hot day. We had to chorizo appetizer and it was amazing. I loved this...More

Thank daniarwen
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

We just crashed at this place while cycling for 3 hours in extreme heat and were we lucky! We had alcapurria made from heaven and first class service (darkhaired bearded guy with a hat) that you do not see very often so big thanks for...More

Thank Birgitta-Kenneth
Reviewed 25 July 2017

Yes, there are better places to wine and dine or just drink a beer, but this place occupies a historic corner in the old city: in front of Puerto Rico's oldest church building and next to the 300-year-old Archiepiscopal Palace. Steps away from El Moro...More

Thank Cyreese
Reviewed 24 July 2017

If you are going out to eat in Old San Juan then Ostra Cosa is a must. The food was outstanding and the owner makes it a point to stop at every table to speak with all his guests. The bartender doubled as our waiter...More

Thank Glennithy
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

One of the best spots in all San Juan. Great for a drink. The view from there all the way to the Morro is great. Good starters as well to eat

Thank Samuel D
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

We stopped for a drink and appetizer and we're pleased with the friendly service! Food was great and the servers spoke English well. The owner even took time to stop and say welcome. Great drinks and food. This is a spot we would come back...More

Thank Kendra R
Reviewed 11 June 2017

Had a group of 26 people for Class Reunion afternoon Lunch. Waiters are great. Food is Outstanding. The restaurant location right next to the Plaza makes the ambiance very special. I recommend this place to everybody. The staff is going to make you feel good......More

Thank Jorge B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, View, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cristo St, San Sebastian corner | Plaza del Soportal, San Juan 00901-1535, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  San Juan
  • Phone Number: +1 787-724-5475
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An outdoor dining plaza is the star of the show at Ostra Cosa, along with its scrumptious tropical cuisine, arts, crafts, live music, and entertainment.
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