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Don Jose Restaurant

Ave. Isla Verde 6375 Across From Hampton Inn, Carolina 00979, Puerto Rico
7872531281
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Ranked #45 of 116 Restaurants in Carolina
Cuisines: Caribbean, Hamburgers, Latin
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Restaurant details
Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Late Night
Description: Treat yourself to the Taste of the Puerto Rican cuisine. The new world cuisine of the Caribbean, with its emphasis on only the freshest ingredients and seasonings, offers an exciting blend of taste sensations. Puerto Rican cuisine has been influenced by many culinary disciplines, including European, African, and Asian to name a few. Enjoy the taste of our original mashed plantain stuffed with shrimp or chicken or just our onion beef steak with rice and beams as a sample of our great variety of Puerto Rican dishes.
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English first
Chandlersville,OH
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

We were the only one in the restaurant and still had slow service. The food was good, coffee was served in a star-foam cup and we ask for ice water and was told water not good that we needed to order bottle water, funny never noticed water bad anywhere else. Not really the friendlies place

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Dallas, Texas, United States
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72 reviews 72 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

Stopped here for a quick bite to eat rather than pay resort prices at ESJ next door. The food was flavorful and the beer was cold. Nothing spectacular, but certainly nothing to complain about. We would eat here again if we find ourselves at the ESJ Resort again.

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Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

The guy was very nice although they did not have all the ingredients to make the marisco (4 different types of seafood) monfongo he still made them and just gave me a discount... He is very friendly and will try to accommodate you... But don't expect a 5* just be happy it's open 24/7 and they have dinner breakfast and... More 

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Bowling Green
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

You can't beat your return on investment. The food was great and the price points won't break your wallet. Open 24 hours this is a great place for a midnight snack

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northern ohio
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63 reviews 63 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

We tried Edith's, the former Don Jose, because we smelled wonderful spices wafting onto the sidewalk from the kitchen. The service was a bit slow and could have been a little friendlier, but the food was very good and the atmosphere is casual and inviting.

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Murfreesboro, Tennessee
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

During tropical storm Bertha, we got caught in the rain while walking and ducked into this place. Looks like a grungy bar from outside, but it was like a small cafe at home. VERY clean. Good and friendly service. They recommended mofongo, which was one of the best things we had while in PR. We didn't know they can't alcohol... More 

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

The prices are really good and the food is not from this world , it was a good tasting , thanks everybody over there , i enjoyed

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NewYork
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

Excellent reasonable food. Great cheap breakfast. Waiters are very friendly and speak both spanish and english well. I recommend this local family restaurant. it has been around for years. Cheap, Great Food & Excellent Service!!

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Buford, Georgia
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43 reviews 43 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

I made a point to visit Don Jose on my July trip to the Island based on such a good experience earlier in the year. The owner changed hence the name change to Edith's Cafe. The good food, friendly service and reasonable prices remained the same. In Isla Verde, this is the place you'll want to try for tasty local... More 

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Woodbridge, Virginia
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

Named changed to Edith's cafe. Food was excellent, came here couple of times while on our vacation. Food never disappointed us. They are open 24 hours a day, friendly service, can't complain.

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Address: Ave. Isla Verde 6375 Across From Hampton Inn, Carolina 00979, Puerto Rico
Phone Number: 7872531281
Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  Carolina
Cuisine: Caribbean, Hamburgers, Latin

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