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El Racar Seafood Restaurant

Rte 987 | Las Croabas, Fajardo 00738, Puerto Rico
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Saint Louis, Missouri
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27 reviews 27 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

If you're looking for a local seafood place, this is a great choice! We had creole with red beans & rice, doing the traditional local specialties, and enjoyed every mouthful. The sangria is good, but served in plastic cups. Nothing fancy here, but great location right on the Las Croabas circle, great service, with delicious food and drink, just like... More

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Visalia, California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

We asked for help at Las Casitas Manor Desk to find Puerto Rican seasoning sauces to take back home. Carlos sent us to El Racar. We got the sauce and their seafood Mofungo while we were there. My wife and I loved it. Authentic Puerto Rican dishes. Locals helped us with our order.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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440 reviews 440 reviews
144 restaurant reviews
204 helpful votes 204 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

I wasn't quite sure what to expect as we rolled up to Racar, but I was pleasantly surprised. We devoured a couple empanadas and a few beers before rolling down to the park. The food was ok, most of what I saw was deep fried, but very affordable as were the beers.

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San Francisco, California
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2014

Can I just say I've never had Red Snapper this great in my life? It was truly amazing. The smell of the marina put me off and I didn't know if I wanted to walk into this shack. But when I took a bite of the food placed in front of me, I knew I hit a local winner. We... More

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014

El Racar is great! All the food is fresh and big portions. I spent most of my days walking from the El Conquistador Hotel (10 mins walk) to grab breakfast, lunch, and dinner throughout my stay in Fajardo. The fish meals are excellent and the hot sauces that you can purchase there are great. If you go spearfishing with Tim... More

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Frankfurt, Germany
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181 reviews 181 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
130 helpful votes 130 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2014

The food was fine here-- nothing over the top, but everything was good. I had expected lower prices for a place that uses plastic utensils and cups, but it wasn't an entirely disappointing experience.

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101 reviews 101 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014

We ordered a variety of items off the menu to share among the five of us. We had a number of different empanatas,a cod dumpling and a cold octopus-conch-squid salad in a dumpling (the dumplings were more like a stuffed pita pocket), and everything was tasty. As far as the mofongo goes, it was a solid "good", but not great.... More

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West Lafayette, Indiana
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2013

Your initial impression of the open-air El Racar dining hall with its plain wooden tables is "do we really want to eat there?" But, when the food arrives and you take the first bite; then you realize that this will be a wonderful real Puerto Rican dinner. We returned every second night during our 8-day stay to indulge in the... More

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fajardo
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2013 via mobile

Racal sea food!! The vest place ever been great mofongo an the ocean in front the rest.fajardo las croabas the vest placer in the local area..

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2013

The place was great. It's not much on decor but it's very authentic. Kathy was very helpful. We brought some of the homemade hot sauces home.

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Additional Information about El Racar Seafood Restaurant

Address: Rte 987 | Las Croabas, Fajardo 00738, Puerto Rico
Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  Fajardo
Cuisine: Seafood

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