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El Gatito

Cabo, Cabo Rojo 00682, Puerto Rico
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good27%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“turnovers” (8 reviews)
“empanadillas” (14 reviews)
“fresh seafood” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Caribbean, Latin, Seafood, Puerto Rican
€€ - €€€
Cabo, Cabo Rojo 00682, Puerto Rico
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Reviewed 9 September 2017

Stopped in for dinner since it was the only one open on a Tuesday. The location was good with free parking. The food was just okay. I could not eat the mofongo, it was not good. We had the octopus, which was not good either....More

Thank MEL R
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

This place is a little costy but it is worth it because of the great seafood they serve. On my opinion is one of the best around here.

Thank solmarie A
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

A friend of mine recommended this place to us. Parking is conveniently located in front of the restaurant. The food is inexpensive and always fresh. Make sure to try the pastellitos/empanadillas de Chapin as it is a local white fish that tastes great! The waiter...More

Thank Jasmin B
Reviewed 12 July 2017

We went in looking to eat some seafood empanadillas ( turnovers). We tried the mofongo balls, and the sorullos and they both tasted very good. I ate an emapnadilla of fish (mero ( grouper)) and another one of carucho ( conch) both were very taste...More

Thank boricua7602
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Beautiful location to get a bite to eat while overlooking the ocean. The food was delicious and the server was pleasant.

Thank Honesty1st65
Reviewed 14 March 2017

This is one of the places thar yo can not miss, because everything I had was flavory and delicious. I had an octupus salad that was great. The service was great, they never fail in this area, it is a casual atmosphere. If you want...More

Thank June1925
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Excellent service, freeesh food ,enjoyable experience. Well known by locals ,very accommodating by experienced staff.

Thank apsara2017
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

Had the grilled lobster and it was really good. The rice and beans were delicious and trust me I know...my daughter had the fried shrimp and enjoyed it as well. Service was great and the view was beautiful. Right on the water.

Thank nottoohappy2016
Reviewed 29 January 2017

Great seafood and atmosphere. You can see the water and big fish from their outside terrace. I love their sea conch and mofongo.

Thank Arnelis C
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Have been coming here for years. Very friendly and attentive staff. Food is great. From appetizers to dessert, delicious! The only thing missing is a good cup of coffee. Unfortunately they do not serve coffee.

Thank Eva T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Caribbean, Latin, Seafood, Puerto Rican
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cabo, Cabo Rojo 00682, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  Cabo Rojo
  • Phone Number: 78755555555
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