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La Madre

351 Calle San Francisco | Calle Luna, San Juan 00901, Puerto Rico
(787) 647-5392
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  • English first
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English first
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

Nothing to die for....Mexican food at a pricey tag...good service...almost everything in the menu is Spicy, so be ready.

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Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

I had visit several times this place. The food is always good, same with the appetizers. The drinks are pretty good and have a good price. Nice place.

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San Juan, Puerto Rico
Contributor
15 reviews 15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

This local restaurant has very good ambience and the food has good presentation. Still the food need some more taste. The margaritas were not so good but good red wine.

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Puerto Rico
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

Good mexican food and service with very creative margarita's. This is a small location but modern and cosy. We stay in Old San Juan a lot, and we always eat at least one time here.

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San Juan, Puerto Rico
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

La madre is one of my favorite places in Old San Juan. I love their fish tacos. They are the best in town! I have also tried the tortilla soup, chilaquiles and chicken fajitas and its so good. What I like about this place is that everything is homemade, fresh and it seems to me like they use local produce... More

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Puerto Rico
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6 reviews 6 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

Horrible food!!! You will have a better meal at Taco Bell. Only have drinks because they are good and the place is nice but beware food is amazingly bad!

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

A cool and cozy little restaurant filled with sophisticated young people when we went. The menu was very creative, the place has a soul. We liked everything we had. The service was very pleasant and attentive. They welcomed us and seemed like they wanted us to be happy. If you want a modern and fun place with food on the... More

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San Juan, Puerto Rico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014 via mobile

This place was awesome. We came in and the atmosphere was relaxing and enjoyable. The wait staff worked together to get us our food and drinks and everything came in a timely manner. The fondue is a MUST! So thick and it probably would serve about 4 people. It is busy! So I would recommend getting there earlier if possible.... More

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Senior Contributor
45 reviews 45 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014 via mobile

Authentic? No, but I don't think that was their intention. The place is hip, modern and their food plays along. Duck quesadillas and Ahi Tuna tacos is not exactly traditional but they were excellent! Parchola (passion fruit and Caribbean cherry) Margarita....$6 need I say more? The service was great...no complaints. Bread pudding made, not with day-old bread, but with fresh... More

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

Food was good. Cocktails were mediocre. Restaurant is small and very hip and busy. Service is bad though. Food took forever to come out and came out incorrectly. Server didn't come by to even offer to rectify it or offer anything. Tip is already built in even for small parties. Would recommend for food but knowing you will have to... More

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