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1919 Restaurant

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1055 Ave Ashford, San Juan 00907-1128, Puerto Rico (Calle Aguadilla)
+1 787-724-1919
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Sunday
Closed
Hours:
Tue - Thu 18:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 18:00 - 23:00
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Miami Beach, Florida
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3 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

1919 Restaurant was literally right next door to our hotel the Concha, and its a very high end I believe the most expensive on the island? Inside the Vanderbilt. The service was implacable, the wine list well thought out, and the view the best part. The food was a 3.5/5, not as impressed as the prices indicated, but then again,... More 

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montreal
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Liked the menu and good drinks - Very nice place -Go you wont be dissapointed-Crudos, pastas, fish , meats- All dishes original, crative-great location

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New York City, New York
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The room is beautiful, the staff is very congenial and efficient. The food flavors are interesting, well prepared and nicely presented. I recommend it for food lovers.

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PR
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The restaurant is amazing. Great service and, of course, great food. We did the tasting and chose 6 different plates between the two of us. We loved them all, but, the risotto on the starters list was the best. It is pricey but worth it. Will definitely go back again.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

FOOD AND ATMOSPHERE not to be missed you will love this venue for it's charm and delicious food. good bar selection. not to nbe missed!

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Mishawaka, Indiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While staying at the Candado Vanderbilt Hotel, we had anticipated dining at the hotel's premier restaurant, 1919 . Having already eaten at the other hotel offerings, we were expecting exceptional food and service. They did not disappoint. We were greeted with warmth and professionalism. The wait staff were very helpful with explaining the restaurant's offerings in the face of an... More 

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Baltimore, Maryland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at the Condado Vanderbilt and this restaurant is located in the hotel. The night we choose to dine at 1919they had the chef from Marmalade doing a tasting menu paired with wines. Lots if fun, good to excellent food and outstanding wine. Only complaint would be the length of time. Told to come at 7PM - dinner started... More 

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Westfield, NJ
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic dinner with my wife and daughter. Food, atmosphere and service were all 5 stars. A must visit in San Juan.

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Thank David W
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent experience, superb food, extensive wine list and even better service. You cannot ask for a better restaurant. It deserves a Michelin Star.

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Cream Ridge, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoyed our dinner at 1919. We chose the 4 course meal preparation, it was outstanding. Every dish was perfect. Our waiter Enrique was great. Super friendly and very attentive. The atmosphere was really nice, we could even see the ocean. We will definitely return soon and recommend 1919 to all of our friends and family. You will not... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$50 - US$90
Cuisine
Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, View
Open Hours
Tuesday
18:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
18:00 - 22:00
Thursday
18:00 - 22:00
Friday
18:00 - 23:00
Saturday
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1055 Ave Ashford, San Juan 00907-1128, Puerto Rico
    (Calle Aguadilla)
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  San Juan
  • Phone Number: +1 787-724-1919
Description
Global flavors. Locally-rooted. World-class cuisine ~ that truly knows its place. At 1919, we are passionately committed to offering up the freshest organic and local ingredients for each and every dish we create. We believe in sourcing all our menu components with social consciousness and always at the pinnacle of good taste. We place the highest value on hand-selecting products that are local, artisanal, and homemade in order to craft food that is truly flavor-forward ~ served up fresh and with a contemporary flair ~ from our kitchen to your table. Subdued elegance in a space generous enough for conviviality, yet private enough to provoke intimate conversation. Visitors to our dining salon will attest: The only onlooker here is the ocean.

In The Year 1919 The Condado Vanderbilt Hotel was built by the legendary Vanderbilt family under the direction of renowned architect Whitney Warren whose other landmark designs include Grand Central Terminal

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?