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Yia's by Chef Tino

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carr #2 Km.110.3, Isabela, Puerto Rico
787-567-9427
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Description: Great restaurant in the NW coast of Puerto Rico. Open for dinner Wed.-Sun...
Great restaurant in the NW coast of Puerto Rico. Open for dinner Wed.-Sun. from 4pm
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  • 20
    Excellent
  • 14
    Very good
  • 8
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 6
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Best restaurant in Isabela

The place is just amazing. The chef visit every table, tell the recomendations, if there is something you want that is not on the menu and they have the ingredients, they will cook it for you, is unbelievable. The food is incredible. The place is really cozy, every table feels really private and... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed January 11, 2015
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Puerto Rico
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52 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Puerto Rico
Top Contributor
98 reviews 98 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

The place is just amazing. The chef visit every table, tell the recomendations, if there is something you want that is not on the menu and they have the ingredients, they will cook it for you, is unbelievable. The food is incredible. The place is really cozy, every table feels really private and enjoyable. I will come back for sure.

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Pittsford, New York
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

I went with my family on January 2, After seating Chef Tino came to our table explain all the dishes and talk to ours kids about food, he also talk about his family. They deliver an exceptional meal, including the kids plates. Taste, presentation from appetizers main course and desserts was as expected.

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Arecibo
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11 reviews 11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

Although the exterior may be decieving, Yias turned out to be a delightful surprise. Excellent and exotic menu. The staff was very attentive and personable. The Chef himself greeted us and was very eager to please. The atmosphere is dark, cozy and modern. The food: outstanding! The only set back, a small parking but overall a wonderfull eating experience. I'll... More 

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Catano, Puerto Rico
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

We arrived about 1:30PM, ead greeted by their outstanding staff, very cozy and imtimid place, the the food we ate was delicious and well done and served with lots of love, the staff was very attentive tp our needs, thr desert was super outstanding, and the Cheg she was amazing and so kind and helpful, sge even gave us a... More 

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2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

A very dark place with a gothic atmosphere, which was nice. The food was good, but nothing impressive, and a little expensive for the kind of food served. I was expecting much more from chef Tino, so disappointed...

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014 via mobile

Don't underestimate this jewel by the exterior. We were received by Chef Tino and from the welcoming until the end it was a great experience! The ambience is very sensual and artistic. Just watching Chef Tino cooking your meal with the passion that he has, and being served by him is like being in a reality show. Don't underestimate the... More 

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Mayaguez, Puerto Rico
Top Contributor
171 reviews 171 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
156 helpful votes 156 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

We just had dinner at this restaurant. I have seen the place before but had never felt drawn to try it due to its odd location. It's at Road 2 but not in a pretty area. The dining room is beautifully decorated and the background music very appropriate. I got one of those internet offers and that's why I ended... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014 via mobile

The chef greet us on the way in and went personally to our table with some recommendations. My wife explained what she wanted and he went outside the menu with some recommendations. She was extremely happy with her fish. I had the Ribeye with an in house steak sauce and Yia's rice. It was off the charts. The meat was... More 

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Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2014

Yias rice is real good. The skirt steak is very tasty. The sangria and desserts are real good. This a most do place in Isabela Area. Great Job Chef....

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Cayey, Puerto Rico
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2014

I bought a online offer and went to the restaurant. It's decoration has a very intimate feel and it is as if Chef Tino's personality is reflected on it. The place is a little pricey for me (like $30 on a plate) but the food has very good quality and amazing taste. The downside of the place is that parking... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: carr #2 Km.110.3, Isabela, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  Isabela
  • Phone Number: 787-567-9427

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 50
  • Cuisine: Latin

Description

Great restaurant in the NW coast of Puerto Rico. Open for dinner Wed.-Sun. from 4pm

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