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Das Alpen Cafe

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German, European, Italian, Central European
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Calle Munoz Rivera Esq Calle Comercio, Rincon, Puerto Rico
17:00 - 22:00
Closed now
All hours
Sun 12:00 - 21:00
Mon 17:00 - 22:00
Thu - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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San Juan, Puerto Rico
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64 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

"Das Alpen Cafe" offers a wide varity of European Tastes, just like the different countries sharing the Alps. There is the German Schnitzel available & the Italian Pasta & the French Wine & all equally tasty...

Thank VidaUrbanaPR
San Juan, Puerto Rico
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102 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

It was Saturday night, 8:40 pm, and our group of eight wanted to eat out. We were at the town plaza and we saw this German restaurant. They were to close in 20 minutes and graciously accepted us. We were so glad we decided to eat here. The food was tasty, fresh and the service friendly and efficient. Highly recommended.

Thank prnut
Milford, Pennsylvania
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2016

Stopped by for Brunch and it was not very good! Bland crepes, mediocre coffee, boring menu. This was not Brunch, not exciting and could use improvement!

Thank jointp
San Juan, Puerto Rico
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37 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2016

I grew up with German food, and this took me right back home. Very good food, I think the best in Rincon. Service was great too.

Thank side241
Aguadilla, Puerto Rico
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29 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 June 2016

Had some dear friends visiting from Munchen, Germany and decided to bring them to this restaurant for dinner. The service was the worst ever and I was totally embarrased! Lesson learned! I will bring all my guests to authentic Puertorican places where I'm certain the hospitality and service will be what it should be to all our guests.

Thank nottoohappy2016
Mayaguez, Puerto Rico
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85 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 May 2016 via mobile

Love the menu and the nightly specials. They also have a variety of new tapas specials. Tried the brunch had the eggs benedict with asparagus and was great.

Thank TRL614
Puerto Rico
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16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 April 2016

The food are excellent , the service too. I think Gisela is the name of the person who helped to served our table, and other guy, they are very kind.

Thank Donna00700
San Juan, Puerto Rico
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 April 2016 via mobile

Excellent customer service. I enjoyed their crepes with egg, mushroom and spinach. Nicely decorated and very convenient location by the town square.

1 Thank Jose A A
Columbus, Ohio
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61 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 125 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 March 2016

We were driving around Rincon and just bumped into this place. It is right in the downtown area, but we found parking in a nearby side street. We arrived about ten minutes before they were scheduled to open, but they let us in. It was surprising to find a German restaurant in Puerto Rico, far from San Juan, but we... More 

1 Thank NoneColumbus
Brightwaters, New York
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52 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2016

We stopped in for dinner after the Thursday night Rincon Art Walk in the plaza. The air conditioning was well appreciated! The beer menu was extensive and the food menu featured German, Italian and Purto Rican choices. The food And service were both good. I had the pork chop which was excellent and my sister had the Jaeger Schnitzel. Both... More 

Thank Mary K

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
German, European, Italian, Central European
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Munoz Rivera Esq Calle Comercio, Rincon, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  Rincon
  • Phone Number: 787-233-8009

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?