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Jam Rum Bar + Bistro Moderne - CLOSED

1400 Magdalena Ave., San Juan 00907, Puerto Rico
787 721 5991
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Price range: $20 - $25
Cuisines: Caribbean
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Good for: Romance, Bar scene, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Manuel Rodriguez Serra
Description: Nestled away in the beautiful residential community of Condado is the hottest new restaurant in Puerto Rico. Jam Bistro Rum bar moderne is Puerto Rico's only Rum Bar featuring over 70 Rums from around the Island and World. Our menu consists of creative Caribbean and Latin influenced bistro style dishes. Menu is seasonally and locally driven focusing on regional ingredients, local farms and fisherman using lighter cooking methods. Children are welcome, and actually eat free on Sundays! The restaurant has an amazing energy and palate of citrus colors to match the white leather decor. Neighborhood favorite spot for the food lovers of San Juan/Condado. Unbeatable value, great ambience and energy has made Jam Bistro Rum bar moderne an instant success in Puerto Rico. Large groups welcome with private rooms.

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English first
San Juan, Puerto Rico
Top Contributor
128 reviews 128 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2013 via mobile

Please take this restaurant off your listing! TA, this place has been closed for months. Need to have better feelers as you are still displaying this spot in your top 20!!!

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2013

This restaurant has been closed for six months according to staff at Marriott where I am now staying. Phone is disconnected and I walked past where it used to be.

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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2013

You need to asks for Katya as your waitress. She was excellent! The food is prices but worth it. You will need to try the Malanga Soup--its to die for. The coconut mojito was my favorite drink.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2013 via mobile

Rafael is a chemist behind the bar and serves great & unique cocktails! Great creativity with the food! Local ingredients with a sophisticated twist. Excellent!

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New York City, New York
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40 reviews 40 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2013

We walked in without reservation around 7:30pm, the place was a little dead. They sat us right away and I got the vibe, it was supposed to be a fancy place. We spent a few minutes on the menu, and before our waiter came by to introduce himself, we have already decided on empanadas, yucatan ceviche, churrasso (or maybe snapper)... More

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Chicago, Illinois
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2013

I promised I would write a review and I apologize for taking so long. My partner and I came across Jam during Holy Week this March while on vacation. If there is one thing we found out while we were there is that it is virtually impossible to find anything opened on Good Friday in San Juan. To our surprise... More

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Atlantic City, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2013

Very cool restaurant hidden away in the Condado area. The food was amazing. Drinks to die for. I wish I had something like this close to home. The flavors were POW explode in your mouth. Next time in the island will visit Marmalade which I believe is a sister restaurant.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2013

I'll state the obvious. They have an amazing rum list of local and regional libations. The manager created a majority of the mixed drink recipes that are on the list. I had the Blind Bartender consisting of fresh ginger, rum, and cilantro. It was profoundly refreshing. Jodi, the bartender expertly navigated me through the fine rum list like a concoction... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2013

Great place. Great treat. Bar tender Rafael was the best bar tender ever. You got to go. Desert was awesome. Atmosphere was really cool.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2013 via mobile

Coming from St. Thomas we eat here every trip. The food is outstanding and the same with the service. White bean soup is banging good and the menu seems to change frequently. Can't get enough of the plantains, and thinking of moving the 65 miles west. Eat here.

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