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Caramelo

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Caribbean, Seafood, Fusion, Cuban, Puerto Rican
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Maramar Plaza #101 Ave. San Patricio, Guaynabo 00969, Puerto Rico
+1 787-296-4976
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11:30 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Late Night, Dinner, Breakfast, Reservations
Description: Caramelo Restaurant is a fusion of Caribbean, Japanese, Puerto Rican...
Caramelo Restaurant is a fusion of Caribbean, Japanese, Puerto Rican & Seafood.
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Visitor rating
  • 12
    Excellent
  • 23
    Very good
  • 19
    Average
  • 6
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
⁄¡Buen Provecho!

We were a family of 5 adults. I had the "asopao de mariscos" and loved it. My wife, and grand children also enjoyed their meal. The arroz con pollo was excellent.

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 19, 2015
Carlos M
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West Covina, California
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Local cuisine
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West Covina, California
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3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2015

We were a family of 5 adults. I had the "asopao de mariscos" and loved it. My wife, and grand children also enjoyed their meal. The arroz con pollo was excellent.

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sju
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

It is a family restaurant of local and cuban cuisine. There is valet parking but many of the people that works near buy goes for lunch. They have a very good ambiance and a good service.

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San Juan, Puerto Rico
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31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

From sushi to ropa vieja, this place food is awesome. The menu has a lots of options. Valet parking and good service. This is a good place to try.

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Bayamon, Puerto Rico
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015 via mobile

Hey have lunch specials every day. I ordered once the pasta and it was delicious. also the chicken with salsa de Guayaba. It is never full at lunch, so no wait time. It is right in front of SanPatricio Mall, you can walk from there and just 15 minutes away from Condado.

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Puerto Rico
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015 via mobile

Food tasted ok, but was cold. Took years for them to serve our food, and there were a couple of huge flies around our table.

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Quebradillas, Puerto Rico
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 211 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

Well we visited this restaurant last weekend for lunch with my wife and the overall experience was good , excellent service from our waiter Wilberto and deliciuos cousine food that we really enjoy. We started with the Calamari fritti as appetizer , perfect and later we ordered as main dishes the Mofongo relleno de Camarones or Shrimps that were delicious... More 

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San Juan, Puerto Rico
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

They dont use fresh food, its frozen, salty taste. No greeter, nobody is nice to you. It was a bad experience.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

Great food and service. We were in a hurry and informed our server. We had a relaxed 3 course meal in 50 minutes. As an appetizer we had the most delicious codfish croquettes we have ever eaten. As main courses we ordered a chicken and cheese quesadilla and fresh grilled cod fish with steamed vegetables. The cod fish was cooked... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015 via mobile

It is incredible that we had to wait more than 1:20hrs for a mofongo, and the server just apologized and said "I apologize, I had to apologize to all of the tables" I am a Puertorrican and work in the service industry and I have to admit that the service here in this island sucks!!!!!!! Food is not good, don't... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

Went with some outside of town visitors for lunch. When we arrived there was no greeter, although the restaurant was relative empty it took some time to get us seated. The food was not more than OK nothing we ordered really stood out. Overall not the best lunch experience. I am not considering it as an option for another business... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Maramar Plaza #101 Ave. San Patricio, Guaynabo 00969, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  Guaynabo
  • Phone Number: +1 787-296-4976

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 30
  • Cuisine: Caribbean, Seafood, Fusion, Cuban, Puerto Rican

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine

Description

Caramelo Restaurant is a fusion of Caribbean, Japanese, Puerto Rican & Seafood.
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm

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