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195 Palmas Inn Drive | Palmanova Plaza, Palmas del Mar, Humacao, Puerto Rico
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
The Best

These guys were cheaper than all the rest yet their quality was excellent. The waiters were friendly and really helpful in describing the dishes. The food was plentiful and delicious.

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 23, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015 NEW

These guys were cheaper than all the rest yet their quality was excellent. The waiters were friendly and really helpful in describing the dishes. The food was plentiful and delicious.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

Nice large menu to pick from. We enjoyed the seafood selection as well as the options for the kids. The setting was nice. The service was outstanding and attentive to our needs.

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Mississauga, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

Recently just spent 9 days at the Palmas Del Mar Resort in Humacao. We were there as a group of 4 that had never been to Puerto Rico. The first evening we were there we selected a restaurant next door, the experience was nice, but during the dinner we decided to explore the restaurants surrounding it for other alternatives for... More 

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Morris, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

First of all this is the best service we had in Palmas Del Mar. The owners Jason and Ivan are very personable and work very hard to give the customer what they want. Good food and Great service at a reasonable price. The waiters are also very friendly we had a lot of fun with Zach and Carlos. We were... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

We came here because we heard great things from TripAdvisor...we made a rez for tonite at 730 and we were seated within 2 minutes which was great - our waiter came right away, took our drink order, explained every dish we asked about which was very helpful. By far the best service we've had. We ordered the squid - "fried... More 

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Weaverville, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

Our group of five hungry adults had just returned from a long day of site seeing. Not even thinking about reservations, we dropped by the Plaza about 6:00 on a Wednesday having heard good recommendations about Pura Vida. A party of 18 (with reservations) was on their way, but the owner/manager and his staff made the extra effort to set... More 

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Little Falls, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Great food and service, love sitting outside on the "Plaza". This is one of Plamanova's best places to eat and relax. We will be back next year for sure!!

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Humacao, Puerto Rico
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3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

Food with a twist and delicious. Love the filet mignon, the fish breaded with plantain... And the spicy guava wings.. Ulala! Be ready to enjoy!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015 via mobile

The new management has transformed this restaurant from average to excelent. It has a completely new menu and the owner is always on site. I suggest you make a reservation during the high season (Dec 15 - April 15) weekends.

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Redding, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

Excellent service, great food, friendly and casual atmosphere. Eat here if you're staying in Palmas del Mar.

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Restaurant Details

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  • Address: 195 Palmas Inn Drive | Palmanova Plaza, Palmas del Mar, Humacao, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  Humacao

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Caribbean

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