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El San Juan Resort & Casino | Isla Verde Avenue, Isla Verde, Carolina 00979, Puerto Rico
787-791-7078
Website
Today
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tue - Thu 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Good for:
Large groups

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Visitor rating
  • 59
    Excellent
  • 36
    Very good
  • 14
    Average
  • 7
    Poor
  • 9
    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
Nice Flavor

Overall a nice dinner and very attentive service. Koconut tempura shrimp appetizer is a must try. Slightly dry pork tenderloin was not a deal breaker. Would definitely go back to try another night to see if the food quality is the same.

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 2, 2015
Pzperfumer
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Sparta, New Jersey
via mobile
Good for:
  • Large groups
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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125 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Sparta, New Jersey
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015 NEW via mobile

Overall a nice dinner and very attentive service. Koconut tempura shrimp appetizer is a must try. Slightly dry pork tenderloin was not a deal breaker. Would definitely go back to try another night to see if the food quality is the same.

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New York City, New York
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46 reviews 46 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

the food was well done and nicely prepared. good service too and the poured a good drink I felt it was a bit expensive - but it is a hotel restaurant note sure I would return (only because the food in San Juan and Condado was really great) - but we really did enjoy it

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Livingston, New Jersey
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98 reviews 98 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

We were staying at the hotel and tried Koco. Had a good meal. The stand out was the fish tacos. Everything else was good but nothing was memorable. Liked the decor and the vibe of the restaurant. The nice vibe of the restaurant is much more memorable than the food.

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Santa Cruz, Aruba
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28 reviews 28 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

We've been frequenting restaurants in the area for over four years, including inside the El San Juan Hotel, and only now came across Koco, as it lies a bit hidden in the back next to the entrance to the casino. But now that we found it we will surely go back. Beautiful deco, delicious Caribbean food, great service by Mauricio,... More 

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Top Contributor
52 reviews 52 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

This restaurant is ok. The only thing that ended up making it better was the server. He really made sure we had an excellent time and was very attentive. The hostess though... She didn't even acknowledge us when we came in and though the restaurant was EMPTY and she was doing NOTHING she took forever to greet us and take... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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65 reviews 65 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

Our recent dinner at Koco was full of tasty dishes and extra friendly service. We had the Koconut Tempura Shrimp & Koco Crab Cakes as starters and then the Caribbean Salad followed by a spicy shrimp noodle dish as well as a risotto dish (names forgotten). This restaurant is conveniently located in the El San Juan Hotel - Isla Verde.... More 

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Hope Valley, Rhode Island
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46 reviews 46 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

WE hung here no frills just good prices typical PR food and local hang out friendly people and definally will be back.

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Miami, Florida
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Puertorican food but in a nice and trendy restaurant. Our server was so knowledgable of the menu and sweet at that. The attention was great and the food...the best we had the entire week! If you're looking for a weekend night out, eat there and then you can enjoy the live music at the hotel right outside the restaurant. It's... More 

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northport
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

Lovely atmosphere & tasty interesting food. Wish they had a little more variety but Staff makes you feel so welcome. It's a wonderful night out & a special/ experience

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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23 reviews 23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

We recently enjoyed four delicious meals at KOCO. Our waiter, Gabriel recommended the grouper and he could not have been more spot on. I've eaten in a lot of upscale restaurants across the US and this was one of the finest meals I've had. My wife had the Mahi Mahi and it too was really good. The decor was modern... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: El San Juan Resort & Casino | Isla Verde Avenue, Isla Verde, Carolina 00979, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  Carolina  >  Isla Verde
  • Phone Number: 787-791-7078

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 0 - 100
  • Cuisine: Caribbean

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?