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The Rum House

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Barrio Mamayes Sector Palmer | Carr 191 Km 1.1, Rio Grande 00745, Puerto Rico
787-887-3030
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11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Late Night, Dinner, Drinks, Lunch

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  • 32
    Excellent
  • 29
    Very good
  • 6
    Average
  • 8
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great place to stop after visiting the rainforest!

We stopped here for lunch after hiking a few trails in the rainforest. The food was great, reasonably priced, and we loved the atmosphere! Awesome place! Would definitely recommend!

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 24, 2015
stellarrlm9
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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  • Local cuisine
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

Just your average bar food. Slow service (but friendly). This was our least favorite meal of the trip. Burgers tasted like they were just frozen patties that were over cooked.

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Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

This is a perfect spot to stop after you work up a sweat on the trails OR it's only 3 minutes (we timed it) off of Highway 3!!! So even if you didn't go hiking, it's worth the detour! We hiked El Yunque early and after working up a sweat, we headed back towards Luqiullo to get some eats and... More 

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

We stopped here for lunch after hiking a few trails in the rainforest. The food was great, reasonably priced, and we loved the atmosphere! Awesome place! Would definitely recommend!

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

This appears to be a very quaint little bar and grill on the way out of the forest to the Main Highway. The menu seemed good and truthfully, the food was acceptable, once it was actually served. We were seated, then waited forever for the waitress while she was inside with several guys...then she arrived to take our drink orders... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015 via mobile

We had lunch here while on vacation. After a tiring day at rainforest this made for a great lunch stop. We intially planned on going to Barbakoa but they were closed. No regrets though, both our food and drinks were great and service really good.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015 via mobile

The Rum House was an awesome find. We spent the day hiking in El Yunique Rain Forest. Coming down the hill we decided to stop and eat outside. The food was amazing, atmosphere was incredible. The staff and bartenders were fun and made us laugh and smile. We give them a perfect score! Patrick and Angela

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Southlake, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

I loved the atmosphere. The food is good. I had the chicken with creole sauce. My husband had the can can pork chop. He loved it. It was probably the best meal we had in Puerto Rico. The service is good.

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Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

On the way out of the El Yunque Rain Forest we stopped at the The Rum House for cocktails and a bit to eat. We ate outside and the food was great and the wait service was also very good. Sat and talked with some travelers from Wisconsin...easy to find right along side the road on your way down to... More 

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Cayey, Puerto Rico
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

The ambiance was nice and relaxing (they have hammocks around the place) the food was really good, they have a variety of rums (by the name I guess you can figure that) and drinks, which is good. Overall we made a good choice of going there.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

I stopped with my family after hiking to the peak of El Yunque. We found a table for ourselves, waited 12 minutes and stood up to leave bc no one said a word to us. The waitress then came to us and said she would serve us, so we sat again--big mistake. The food came out from the kitchen for... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Barrio Mamayes Sector Palmer | Carr 191 Km 1.1, Rio Grande 00745, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  Rio Grande
  • Phone Number: 787-887-3030

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 8 - 27

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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