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Los Gorditos Restaurant

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Avenida Velazquez # 34 | P-4 Bairoa, Caguas, Puerto Rico
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10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Mon - Thu 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Fri - Sat 10:00 am - 1:00 am
Dining options: Lunch

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  • 28
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  • 22
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  • 5
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  • 2
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  • 0
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Very local

If you want to go to a very local Caguas place not expensive and good quality food this is it. Is all about traditional places to go eat in family with variety of choices. The fried pork with onions and mofongo is the #1 plate with red sauce.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 17, 2015
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Caguas, Puerto Rico
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Caguas, Puerto Rico
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7 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

If you want to go to a very local Caguas place not expensive and good quality food this is it. Is all about traditional places to go eat in family with variety of choices. The fried pork with onions and mofongo is the #1 plate with red sauce.

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Caguas, Puerto Rico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015 via mobile

This is an iconic restaurant in Caguas. You can eat one of the most flavorful fried pork (Masitas de cerdo encebollado) meal ever. You can have it with mashed plantain (mofongo). That's only one of their many native puertorican food they prepare. They serve fish and steak too. Tried it, you won't regret it!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

If you want just authentic puerto rican food this is a great alternative!! Great tasting and quick service!! It's almost fast food , the puerto rican way!!Loved it!!

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Caguas
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8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 via mobile

Confort food puertorrican style. Prices are good and the food is excelent. They offer creole rice and beans.

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Caguas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 via mobile

Clean with good and fast service. You can even buy the raw pork meat to go snd enjoy it at home. Fsmily style restaurant.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

We'd heard about Los Gorditos on Trip Advisor but missed that it is a Puerto Rican fast food spot. We were surprised but it was great though. We stopped while in Caguas and enjoyed the experience of ordering and eating like a local. I got almost all of our meal successfully ordered without using English and call it a confidence... More 

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Caguas, Puerto Rico
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015 via mobile

Wow, i decided to take my wife and kids to Rest. Los Gorditos in caguas, since every body told me how good the food was. So i said to myself, that i had to taste it maself. And indeed i dit, i have returned every week. The pork and thier smashed plantains are wonderfull

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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

I apologize for this bias review. I grew up eating at Los Gorditos back when they pretty much only had a walk up window in downtown Caguas. Everything they make is delishes. They make a turkey dish called Pavochon, roasted turkey that taste like the Puerto Rican Famous roasted pork, so if you are not into pork, try that and... More 

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San Juan, Puerto Rico
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

The food was average quality. The meat was way too salty but the portions were very adequate. Would not recommend it to anyone who's on a low sodium diet. The pricing was very reasonable.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

We visited this place as regular customers since it's very close from our home. If you want to taste a good (mofongo and carne frita) is mashed fried plantains and fried pork this is your place. We recommend this restaurant for families, couples or carry out since they have a drive thru.

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Additional Information about Los Gorditos Restaurant

Address: Avenida Velazquez # 34 | P-4 Bairoa, Caguas, Puerto Rico
Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  Caguas
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Monday 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Tuesday 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Wednesday 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Thursday 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Friday 10:00 am - 1:00 am
Saturday 10:00 am - 1:00 am
Cuisine: Caribbean

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Avenida Velazquez # 34 | P-4 Bairoa, Caguas, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  Caguas

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Caribbean
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Tuesday
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Wednesday
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Thursday
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Friday
10:00 am - 1:00 am
Saturday
10:00 am - 1:00 am

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