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Rte. 191, Rio Grande, Puerto Rico
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Irvine, CA
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555 reviews
367 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 274 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2016

There aren't that many choices in El Yunque, so La Muralla fills a need. I would recommend that you get simpler things (fried plantains, rice and beans, for example). They also have a meat grilling station if you want a bigger meal. Considering that they could gouge their guests, they deserve credit for their moderate pricing. The gift shop is... More 

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Somerset, New Jersey
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138 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 284 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2016

We were brought here to this little “shack” (– for lack of a better word—) for lunch as part of our El Yunque guided tour. We ordered some Chicken Tacos, Yellow Rice with Beans, and Sheesh Kabobs from an outside vendor. The food was surprisingly flavorful and tasty, and the prices were quite inexpensive. The Pina Colada was strong and... More 

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Palmdale, California
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80 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2016

Everything here is fried....and tastey. we tried a little bit of everything and it was all good. The place is a little run down but you go here for the food.

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Georgia
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114 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2016

We were on a land tour of Puerto Rico when our guide suggested we stop here for lunch. All we can say is "WOW!" My wife commented this was the best meal she had while we were on our vacation - and we were on a cruise ship the whole week. The Special (rice, beans and baked yucca) was incredible... More 

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Maryland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2015

Stopped for lunch. Great selection of local type foods. Tried many different samples and all were good.

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Thank 487
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97 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

We grabbed a quick bite here later in the afternoon after hiking most of the day in El Yunque. While the coffee was out, there were plenty of pasteles to be had. Pick your filling and they fry it up right there so you get it nice and hot. The seafood pasteles are OK, but the stars are really the... More 

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Waltham, Massachusetts
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433 reviews
243 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 160 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

My partner and I stopped here while in the rainforest. Very rustic looking, good authentic food and terrific customer service. Cash is best used, since they occasionally have difficulties with wi-fi connections for their credit card machine.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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253 reviews
214 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

La Muralla was where my tour stopped for lunch after going through the El Yunque Rain Forest. We ordered the chicken tamale special and the pork chop special, both with rice and beans. We also ordered a crab taco and something that resembled a cheese stick with corn breading on the outside. I'd probably skip the cheese stick next time... More 

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Broken Arrow, Oklahoma, United States
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32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Food was average, crab tacos not good, hamburger was good, shrimp tacos okay. The rice with beans was good!

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63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2014 via mobile

Stopped on way back from El Yunque. Glad we did. Had plantain with beef inside, wow. Also chicken taco and yellow rice and beans very good and low prices. In my opinion was best meal on Island. The house pique sauce was the best!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Latin, Caribbean, Spanish
Meals
Lunch
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rte. 191, Rio Grande, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  Rio Grande
Description
In El Yunque Rainforest

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?