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Jose Enrique

Duffaut St. 176, San Juan, Puerto Rico
(787) 725-3518
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Ranked #18 of 607 Restaurants in San Juan
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Caribbean
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Good for: Romance, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Dessert
Description: Located in the Placita de Santurce, the local farmers' market in the heart of San Juan and a very popular Friday night hangout among the locals.
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Miami, Florida
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23 reviews 23 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014 NEW

They dont accept reservations so prepare yourself to wait and wait. Waited for like 2 hours. Caribbean food, very nice waiters but need to work on service. Limited menu. Worth the wait and im coming back butttttt pleaseeee take reservations so we can plan our night ahead in San Juan!

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North Carolina Coast, North Carolina
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49 reviews 49 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014 NEW

This restaurant is popular and always busy. Be sure to show up early or you might not find a spot to have some wonderful food and drinks. Besides the food, great service and people watching everyone in my party felt like they found their perfect eatery in San Juan and promised to return. Remember to go and eat early! Friday... More

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Mexico City, Mexico
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014 NEW

Everything we had was awesome. The food was delicious and the price was really reasonable. We got there and it was kind of crowded, but we only waited for 1 hour to get a table, but we didn't care much. The services was beyond excellent, they gave us a lot of atenttion and when I told them it was my... More

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Puerto Rico
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014 NEW via mobile

Awful service, disrespectful chef/owner, prepotent waitress,incredibly over-priced food, dirty place. There are so many great places in Puerto Rico to have great food that I would not go through all the hassle to eat here, wait almost 2 hours, one and a half more to get our food, almost 30 minutes for dessert and then, if you dare to say... More

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Santa Isabel, Puerto Rico
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9 reviews 9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014 NEW

Visited on Sept 5th, had to wait over an hour for a table, this is a good sign for me! But so glad I patiently waited, the food is amazing. Ordered the churrasco and it was cooked to perfection. The service was good, waitress very courteous and attentive. Excellent choice!

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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

Best place to have dinner in PR, try the mojitos and anything from their daily menu Try arriving early since it's get crowded but in the meantime you can order drinks and/or entrees

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sanjuan
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

Had higher expectations, food is very good but nor great. The waiting time is way too long, don't go hungry. For the price, i would recommend other places.

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Jacksonville, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

This was our second visit to Jose Enrique; the second just as good as the first. Our first might have been a little more fun, because we didn't know what to expect (we actually asked the cab driver where the restaurant was - we were standing right in front of it)! We had to get there early, even on a... More

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

We celebrated a birthday here and found the food to be very good. We went on Friday 9/5 and were told the wait was about and hour to an hour and a half, for a table of two. We arrived at 745. We went and walked around the very busy plaza, grabbing some $2 Medello's at the bar around the... More

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

We ate here at the recommendation of friends and were not disappointed! The restaurant is not in a touristy area, but every cab driver we talked to raved about the restaurant and knew where it was, so we knew it was going to be good. They don't take reservations, but you can put your name in, and then go have... More

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