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“Pricey but good.” 4 of 5 stars
Review of La Piccola Fontana

La Piccola Fontana
El Conquistador Resort, Fajardo, Puerto Rico
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Ranked #54 of 72 Restaurants in Fajardo
Cuisines: Italian
Dining options: Reservations
Restaurant details
Dining options: Reservations
New York City, New York
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66 reviews 66 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 14 cities Reviews in 14 cities
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
“Pricey but good.”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2013

It's a little more than I usually pay for Italian food in Manhattan but is really was exceptional.A great place even for a hotel establishment.

Visited January 2013
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  • English first
  • Italian first
  • Spanish first
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English first
New Milford, Connecticut
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81 reviews 81 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 33 cities Reviews in 33 cities
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
“Fresh”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2013

VERY fresh, BEST Italian food I have had in the longest time. The staff is very attentive. You will need to make reservations. Bring a sweater or blazer because it can be chilly

Visited January 2013
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Michigan
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232 reviews 232 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 96 cities Reviews in 96 cities
99 helpful votes 99 helpful votes
“Delizioso!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2013

Wide variety of choices. We were all happy with our meals. Excellent service (in fact, it was hard to keep track of who was our waiter -- there were many people coming and going with things.) Make sure you request a table INSIDE the restaurant, as the lobby can be quite loud.

Visited December 2012
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Bolivia, North Carolina
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88 reviews 88 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 30 cities Reviews in 30 cities
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
“High hopes and a bit disappointed”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2013 via mobile

We saved this restaurant for our last evening splurge while visiting the el con over the holidays with our daughter and her boyfriend. Our reservation was at 9 and when we arrived at 8:45 we were told that someone called at 4 that day to cancel our reservation. No way since we were all on the island at that time. We learned that the hostess called all the rooms at 4 that day to confirm the evening which was ridiculous since everyone is either golfing or on the island at 4. There was no missed call at our room. We waited until 9:30 for them to seat us at a table suitable for 4 and not in a doorway. This was after the hostess wanted to argue about whether we cancelled or not. While waiting the manager comped a bar drink for us. Once seated we had a wonderiful evening. The boyfriend is italian and suggested the homemade pasta. We all had the homemade rigatoni with lobster. The 20 somethings had vodka sauce and we had marinara. The lobster was chunks and really good but a bit sparse for the price. The kids loved it. My husband and I thought it good but not worth the price. The kids had tiramisu and we have a chocolate dessert. The desserts were really really good. We were a bit disappointed that they didn't have good coffee drinks to go with dessert. We will probably try the restaurant again visiting the el con but we will make sure to confirm the reservation and skip the homemade pasta. We won't miss the desserts!

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Brooklyn
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36 reviews 36 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 20 cities Reviews in 20 cities
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
“One of the best food options at the El Con”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2013

This Italian restaurant has a fairly big menu, good service, and good food. And a meal here doesn't seem to cost quite as much as some of the other fine dining options at the El Con. We enjoyed our meal here. I recommend it.

Visited December 2012
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