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Restaurant at Casa de Espana

9 Ave. Ponce de Leon | Al Lado Del Capitolio, San Juan 00901, Puerto Rico
+1 787-725-7259
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Ranked #47 of 646 Restaurants in San Juan
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $5 - $80
Hours:
Tue - Thu 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sun 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Spanish, Tapas, International, Puerto Rican
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Reservations, Late Night
Description: This is the only Spanish restaurant located in an authentic Old Spanish building from early nineties making the culinary experience very special. From the entrance to the building you are transporting in time and place to 1932 to Spain this place used to be for civic activities of Spanish people living in Puerto Rico. Our Food is classical spaniard cuissine from the most important regions of Spain with an excellent selection of wines but we are also pleased to prepare your favorite dish according with your special specifications. We guaranty an outstanding quality of service and freshness in a fine dinning athmosphere. We have also for private activities our Tasca Manuel Fernandez Juncos room and outside sittings " Terraza" for dinner or wine and tapas party. Inside the main saloon bar you can drink your preferred coctail and tapas.Our location is walking distance major places of interes in Old San Juan ,Hotels and we have as part of our guests services valet parking and armed security guards . For cigar smokers we have an area were you can enjoy with your friends. Every Friday have life music . Open hours from Tuesday to Saturday 11:30 am to 11:30pm Sunday 11:30am to 9:00pm.
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English first
Reston VA
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37 reviews 37 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015 NEW

The PULPO A LA GALLEGA with the right amount of paprika, coarse salt and tender octopus is the best we have tasted outside Spain. This pleasant an quiet restaurant serves tapas as well as other SPANISH style dishes. Nice atmosphere. No elevator and located a few blocks from downtown old San Juan. Have eaten here 4 times in last 3... More 

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Rocky Hill, Connecticut, United States
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

Great restaurant! Food was terrific - tapas, paella, seafood stew, lamb shanks, shrimp risotto). Wait staff was attentive and very helpful. The restaurant itself is absolutely stunning. Will definitely go again. Perfecto!

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Miami Beach, Florida
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

From the service, to the food to the attention to detail this was the Best eating experience anybody could have asked for in San Juan Puerfto Rico!

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Cincinnati, Ohio
Top Contributor
92 reviews 92 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

We were here with a large group of kids and adults. In my sole opinion the food was absolutely delicious and very authentic. Some of our crowd found it "too authentic" but that could have been our not researching it enough or lack of experience with Spanish food. I felt it was a great chance for the kids to try... More 

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Union City, California
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48 reviews 48 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

The restaurant is housed in what was a private club. The architecture is outstanding and beautifully maintained. This was the feature that attracted us to the Restaurant. I had Lamb Shanks which were superbly cooked. The staff are professional.

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Katy, Texas
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86 reviews 86 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

but we were not really impressed with the food at all. The prawns and fried plantains had no flavor and were tough. Someone also had the skirt steak, which was task but also a bit tasteless. The sangria was very good and the bread and aioli was a good way to start the meal. Was a bit expensive for what... More 

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new jersey
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Wonderful restaurant. You must try this restaurant. The service was wonderful and the food was delicious. Everything is first class!!! Don't forget the sangria!!!

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Branford, Connecticut
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58 reviews 58 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

this place is the 2nd stop right off the plane from NYC and the last place to stop before boarding to go back to NYC. Reasonable pricing, great atmosphere and always good food. Thank you Casa De Espana for always making me come back for more. Tom

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Miami, Florida
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

The food is fantastic, the restaurant is set in a Historic Spanish Fraternity House that takes you back in time to spanish colonial days. The owner Mario is there to greet you and he spends some time to chat interacting with everyone. Great selection of wines, we had as an appetizer "huevos estrellados" its not in the menu (ask your... More 

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Cornelius, North Carolina
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24 reviews 24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

Wonderful Food! Beautiful location at Casa Espana. My family loves traditional Spanish food and rarely pass up the opportunity wherever we may find ourselves to enjoy a great Paella, Ceviche or Iberco ham tapa. We started off with the croquettas de jamon which reminded me of my grandmothers. They were lightly breaded on the outside and on the inside a... More 

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Additional Information about Restaurant at Casa de Espana

Address: 9 Ave. Ponce de Leon | Al Lado Del Capitolio, San Juan 00901, Puerto Rico
Phone Number: +1 787-725-7259
Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  San Juan
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 5 - 80
Cuisine: Spanish, Tapas, International, Puerto Rican

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