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Carretera 153 Km 8, Santa Isabel, Puerto Rico
787.219.6507
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Hours:
Wed - Sun 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 30
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  • 16
    Very good
  • 21
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  • 10
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  • 19
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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
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Good place and good menu with a nice view. Also have nice music. Is a rustic place with caribbean cuisine.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 19, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

Good place and good menu with a nice view. Also have nice music. Is a rustic place with caribbean cuisine.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

I visited this place couple of times before, and quality is dropping! Plenty of food, after over an hour wait with the place at less than half full. Waitress very attentive. Food quality is not the same, usually I visit it on sundays, but pay it a visit on friday afternoon for this review.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

Every time we are visiting PR... believe it.. we always come back to El Platanar... best Caribbean puertorican food in the Island... most important, the place remains its typical caribbean open space style.. even in summer the weather is amazing...

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San Sebastian, Puerto Rico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

I bought a " Shrimp Mofongo" for less than $20.00 and 2 people can eat of it and get full. Has an excellent enviroment, and beautiful views. You may have to wait like 20 minutes to get seated on weekends, but outside of the restaurant there are mini shops, arcade machines, and seats.

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Tampa, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015 via mobile

This place has great food, the portions are so big you must come hungry. The service is slow, but worth the wait.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

The food was great and the service too. The food is for 2 people or more, but have a great taste. I enjoyed the food and the view

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Guanica, Puerto Rico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

The food is great, and the portions are just huge. Feeds 3, and the wait it's not too bad for it being packed. The place is nice, would go again.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

Restaurant “El platanar cocina caribeña” In a familiar Sunday I went away with my family to eating in the restaurant “El platanar cocina caribeña” located in the town of Santa Isabel. Relatives and friends were speaking to us about the local food and so we decide to be going to try. As already his name says it in the restaurant... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

Great food, huge portions, the quality of the meat is the best, an amazing view, anyway, I can't wait to go back! ***** Highly recommended!

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

Went there for my brothers wedding reception he had made a reservation prior to arrival once we got there the table was not ready so the waiting began after 20 minutes we were seated after we were seated we waited for like 30 minutes just so they can take our order they only had one waitress for a huge area.... More 

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Additional Information about El Platanar

Address: Carretera 153 Km 8, Santa Isabel, Puerto Rico
Phone Number: 787.219.6507
Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  Santa Isabel
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm

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  • Address: Carretera 153 Km 8, Santa Isabel, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  Santa Isabel
  • Phone Number: 787.219.6507
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm

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