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donde olga

Caribbean, Latin, Seafood, Puerto Rican, Spanish
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Carr 187 Km 5.0 Torresilla Baja | Km 5.0, Loiza, Puerto Rico
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Comerio, Puerto Rico
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35 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Man man maaaaan it was awesome the people the employees and the food mhmm I never tasted something so good I recomended but is good if you go on low seasons but the treatment in Donde Olga blew my mind and my family to :) will come back again

Thank mitsubishi0075
San Juan, Puerto Rico
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been going on and off to Donde Olga for many years. It used to have excellent native fritters --bacalaitos, alcapurrias, tacos, etc.-- and fairly good seafood (conch, octopus, shrimp) salad served in smallish plastic cups. With a very cold local Medalla beer or soft drink, it made for a perfect, inexpensive beach area lunch or snack, served in... More 

Thank 267vivo
Houston, Texas
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64 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

It is definitely worth the drive to go to Loiza, which is on the coast outside San Juan, to eat at Donde Olga. Freshly made, very, good food and really reasonable prices. Service was very attentive and variety of offerings in food specialties of Puerto Rico was outstanding. Many other scenic restaurants on the beach in the immediate area, but... More 

Thank Gasper M
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

Everytime my family and I have a seafood craving, this is the place we visit. The seafood is fresh and besides others experience, we had no problem with the customer service. I always recommend this place.

Thank Nesmar A
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29 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

Is not a really bad place but...there are way betters around...mofongo was really good but I asked for churrasco and they gave me pepper steak instead with the mofongo...my girlfrind ask for tostones rellenos with chicken and the chicken was very bad...tostones were really good...service was regular...I had to stand up and go and pay because he was busy...there were... More 

Thank Felix D
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21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

Its a shame that the service doesn't go with the food... The food is not bad at all and its cheap but if your specting service this is not the place long waiting while the rest is empty dirty floor at least the time I went I saw employee abuse with one employee while 3 were doing nothing I don't... More 

Thank James M
San Juan, Puerto Rico
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 May 2016 via mobile

Very good service, the food quality and consistency is excelent. I stop here frequently for lunch since I work close by. They have alcapurrias, pinchos, and ceviche if you are in the mood for something quick. They also have a variety menu for family celebrations, or just lunch/dinner gatherings.

Thank CathyconC
Atlanta, Georgia
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69 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 April 2016 via mobile

Our driver took us here while touring the San Juan area. We would never have stopped here on our own (it's just a small local dive). But what great food! So glad we stopped here!

Thank SteelRibbons
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132 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 January 2016

The place was packed when we arrived for dinner. The address is just a kilometer marker along a beach road lined with restaurants but worth seeking out. Nothing formal about this place. Drop in on your way to or from the beach. Olga's has all types of seafood and local food. My husband had shrimp mofongo while I had plantains... More 

1 Thank WintersR4beaches
Clifton, New Jersey
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2015 via mobile

Our family has been here for about a week during our stay we have been trying to eat at as many local places as we can. This place was one of many. All the food we had was really good. I had churrasco (skirt steak) it was fantastic. I would recomend eating here. The reason I did not give it... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Caribbean, Latin, Seafood, Puerto Rican, Spanish
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carr 187 Km 5.0 Torresilla Baja | Km 5.0, Loiza, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  Loiza

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