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Calypso Cafe

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Carretera 413, Rincon 00677, Puerto Rico
787 823 1626
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Takeout, Late Night
Good for:
Families with children
Bar scene
Dining on a budget

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Visitor rating
  • 57
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  • 78
    Very good
  • 35
    Average
  • 11
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
great spot!

If your looking for a more formal place, stay away. Calypso Cafe was a great place for us. The people who work there are extremely friendly as well as the people who own the shops around it. By the time I left, I felt like I was part of their community. The food was good. I had the churrasca... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 2, 2015
jessalin
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Worcester, Massachusetts
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Bar scene
  • Dining on a budget
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Takeout
  • Late Night
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Worcester, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015 NEW

If your looking for a more formal place, stay away. Calypso Cafe was a great place for us. The people who work there are extremely friendly as well as the people who own the shops around it. By the time I left, I felt like I was part of their community. The food was good. I had the churrasca? and... More 

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New York City, New York
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

Stopped by after checking out the surf at the beach just steps away. Great place to grab drinks and a casual bite. Awesome spot to overlook the water and just take in the scene.

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Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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22 reviews 22 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

Great location, right on the beach...a surfer mecca. Lunch was casual, good service, loved the music but food was just alright. Came back for late night and saw a live band, drank fruity rum drinks and had a great time dancing. Definitely recommend!

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San Diego, California
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

I went to Calypso with a friend for lunch on Feb 18. Our check was $32.. . Tip of $6.50 was automatically added to our check (approx 20%) There were other friends dining at Calypso at the same time.....we cautioned them that the tip was added to the check...we chatted with them later and they informed us tip was not... More 

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Brightwaters, New York
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21 reviews 21 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

Great restaurant for casual dining. We actually had lunch in our bathing suits and cover ups after an afternoon of sea glass hunting on the nearby beaches. Weekends are known for live music during happy hour. Mahi Mahi tburritos were excellent! Ice cold beers and cocktails were available.

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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

Like being in Southern California. Fun and kitschy decor. Looks over the ocean. Food and drinks just ok, atmosphere very cool and hip. A sort of "must see" tourist surf place.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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18 reviews 18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

The atmosphere is great, feel free to take your plastic drinks down to the beach, where you'll find a perfect swing that is probably occupied but is picturesque. The staff is solid and it seems to be a local favorite but the drinks were unimpressive and pretty conservative pours, which is rare for the island. You can't beat the views... More 

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Delaware
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32 reviews 32 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

Dinner with sunset tonight at the Calypso was delicious as usual! I got the Churasco (again) and just love the tender steak with Chimichurri. We sat at the bar, and our bartender/server; Diana was lovely and attentive. She is one of the best servers I have met and we hope to see her again!

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New York City, New York
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11 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

We have been to Calypsos before and it is usually pretty good. We stopped by for beers and ordered them, my friend asked for a lime, she was rudely told "NO we ran out of limes!" Mind you it was 4:30pm. I then asked how they made their Bloody Mary's? Same rude bartender said "we usually use Bloody Mary mix... More 

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Edmond, Oklahoma
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130 reviews 130 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

We arrived in Rincon on Super Bowl Sunday and upon the recommendation of the owner of where we were staying, headed up to Calypso to catch the game. They had the game on several screens, including a large format projection screen. They also had the audio cranked, which was a plus! For as busy as they were, service was pretty... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Carretera 413, Rincon 00677, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  Rincon
  • Phone Number: 787 823 1626

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 15
  • Cuisine: Hamburgers

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Bar scene, Dining on a budget

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