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El Negocio de Panchi

) #3 of 88 Restaurants in Ponce €€ - €€€ Caribbean, Latin, Puerto Rican
PR-14 | Coto Laurel, Ponce 00780, Puerto Rico
+1 787-848-4788
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good13%
  • Average1%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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Caribbean, Latin, Puerto Rican, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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PR-14 | Coto Laurel, Ponce 00780, Puerto Rico
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This restaurant would be a perfect excuse to visit Cotto Laurel, Ponce area....worth the trip... Excellent food (gourmet caribbbean cuisine), ambience and service....from soup all the way to dessert was exquisite.... So far, in my Top 10 restaurants in Puerto Rico.......

Thank drIrizarry
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The best lobster crêpe ever!, services was outstanding and the quality of their menu as well. Excelente lugar calidad precio, con el mejor crêpe de langosta del mundo!

Thank jose luis t
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had an amazing time here, the personnel was very friendly and helpful, the food was delicious and the wine we had was one of the best Ribera del Duero ever tasted. I would even say it´s worth traveling to the South just for a...More

Thank Micka1303
Reviewed 29 March 2017

The first time I came here was when they first opened many years ago. It was a small old house, very creative menu and always something new. Since then they have developed a very loyal customer base. Now it is a beautiful new building, very...More

Thank Sapomuerto
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is not fancy aesthetically but the food competes with any of the best restaurants in San Juan. Panchi the chef/owner is always there and comes to greet and receive feedback. The staff is attentive and very friendly. It is a homey environment with...More

Thank poncena9
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

The food was delicious and the staff was very friendly!! It was also nice to meet the owner and he was very helpful as well. My only suggestion is to have more of an option of selling wine by the glass. It was a great...More

Thank Stephanie P
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

We and our friends dined here for the first time and loved every minute of our experience. We shared a cheese stuffed mushrooms appetizer which was sauced with a balsamic reduction (?) and nuts. Absolutely fabulous. I had the ramen stir fry with shrimp and...More

Thank annabf36
Reviewed 26 February 2017

Special night to celebrate 3 family birthdays. Great variety of selections enhanced with outstanding specials. Chef willing to make special dishes for the vegetarians in the family, even rice and beans. What a delight. Appetizers, main courses, desert were all delicious. Atmosphere a little noisy...More

Thank TJS44
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

This is by far the best meal I've had in all of Puerto Rico! And possibly the best meal I've had in years! The chef is a true artist. The interior ambience is simple but classy. When we arrived, it was noticed that we only...More

1  Thank SaraBNew
Reviewed 12 February 2017

First, the chef greeted us upon us being seated, and shared some of his favorite, 10 years on their menu picks. Off to a fantastic start. We had the good fortune of being with a native speaker, so we were able to talk about some...More

Thank rozdenhou
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Is there a menu in English anywhere? My party has limitations on what they can eat and I would really like to see if this would be worth a visit sounds amazing from reviews? Also wanted to see the price of apps and entrees.
9 November 2015|
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Response from Ivonna02 | Reviewed this property |
They have a basic menu and add different options weekly or daily (i'm not sure on the frequency). We've been there often and always find different options and very very delicious! For the apps and the entrees they have... More
¿Están abierto mañana domingo después de las 5:00 pm? ¿Hay que hacer reservación?
11 January 2015|
Response from Alemarga |
Mentor trade que nunca, para las personas que tengan esa pregunta ahora el restaurant especial pequeño asi que hay que hacer reservation para tener una mejor experiencia. Vale la pena. Better late than never, you should... More
¿Están abierto mañana domingo después de las 5:00 pm? ¿Hay que hacer reservación?
11 January 2015|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 18:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: PR-14 | Coto Laurel, Ponce 00780, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  Ponce
  • Phone Number: +1 787-848-4788
  • E-mail
El Negocio de Panchi offers exquisite International proposals with a creole twist. By constantly updating the menu we can offer our customers innovative dishes with various cuts of fresh fish and beef and creations such as veal ossobuco, duck breast with blackberry marmalade, Halibut in crust with sausage, among others entries and delicious homemade desserts.
From tradition to gourmet, El Negocio the Panchi offers exquisite dished in a comfortable and affable ambiance.