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El Coqui Here Restaurant

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Carr. 152 Km. 3.6 Bo. Quebradillas, Barranquitas 00794, Puerto Rico
7874216860
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Dining options: Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff

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  • 21
    Excellent
  • 11
    Very good
  • 5
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
COOLEST MOUNTAIN VIEW LUNCH

Well we visited this restaurant yesterday located in the beautiful mountains of Barranquitas in the middle of Puerto Rico and the whole experience was good , excellent service from our waiter SELENA and abundant food that my family enjoy very much. We started with the Picadera Coqui that included 3... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed November 8, 2015
ISRAEL29
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Quebradillas, Puerto Rico
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Quebradillas, Puerto Rico
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250 reviews
230 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 227 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2015

Well we visited this restaurant yesterday located in the beautiful mountains of Barranquitas in the middle of Puerto Rico and the whole experience was good , excellent service from our waiter SELENA and abundant food that my family enjoy very much. We started with the Picadera Coqui that included 3 different meats , CARNE AHUMADA , CARNE FRITA and LONGANIZA... More 

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Thank ISRAEL29
Ponce, Puerto Rico
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2015 via mobile

Found this restaurant on Trip Advisor! Was rated No. 1 so we decided to try it and we were not disappointed! The food and the mojitos were excellent as was the service! We will definitely be back!

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Thank Islandlady3
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015 via mobile

Had a good time yesterday afternoon. Great getaway from the city. Drinks and food very good. Food very tasty. Met the owner Nestor and his brother Jose. Young dynamic folks. Nice mountain view and fresh air.

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Thank Jr R
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33 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015 via mobile

I went today with friends and family. Tasted the ribs, fried pork, sausage, arroz mamposteao was one of the best I tasted, piña colada and a vanilla custard. It was a family place. The service was also excellent. Keep it going.

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Thank Edwin M
Las Vegas, Nevada
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

Service was extraordinary as well as the food and the mojitos were outstading The mountain view is betatiful. Sometime get very cold according to Puerto Rican standards.

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Thank Duendeciyo
Barranquitas, Puerto Rico
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

Food was fresh and tasty. guava sauce was a savory surprise. we're pleased that they accomodated vegitarian by custom creating a dish. highly recommended to vegitarians. staff was friendly accomodating and attentive. highly reccomend passion fruit mojito.....go just for drinks too.

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Thank patg333
San Juan, Puerto Rico
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151 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015 via mobile

the charm! This was our second visit because my husband insisted. The beer was cold, the food hot and delicious and the service quick and courteous. This time around we sat inside because it was breezy ( er...cold for us Puertorricans) so the food stayed warm for longer and we enjoyed it better than the first time. The familion is... More 

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Thank Luvsviolet
Bayamon, Puerto Rico
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38 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015 via mobile

This restaurant is located in Barranquitas, a town that is in the country side of the island about 1hr 15 min from San Juan. Barranquitas is well known to be one of the coldest places on the island during this time of year and that was the first thing we noticed getting out of the car. So bring something to... More 

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1 Thank travelerbaker
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014 via mobile

Two hours wait for very basic food with lot of excuses and no apology ??Horrible and Unaceptable Simply bad planning, bad staffing, extremely loud music( mostly from Colombian cumbias or vallenatos instead of traditional local )place have a privileged great view and might be a hot spot for only drinking purposes but the restaurant was awful.

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1 Thank Ivosky
San Juan, Puerto Rico
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151 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

Good food, hefty portions. We had the 'medio familion', which includes the rice of the day cooked over a wood stove and we can select 3 out of 4 types of meat, servings good for up to 4 people. The service was quick and courteous and even though it was a long trek from the metro area (about 1.5 hours),... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Carr. 152 Km. 3.6 Bo. Quebradillas, Barranquitas 00794, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  Barranquitas
  • Phone Number: 7874216860

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 20
  • Cuisine: Caribbean

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine, Families with children, Special occasions, Large groups

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?