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El Verde BBQ

Certificate of Excellence
Caribbean, Latin, Barbecue, Spanish, Puerto Rican
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Carr 3 Int 186 Esq Entrada al Verde, Rio Grande, Puerto Rico
9:00 am - 12:00 am
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Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 12:00 am
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Clearwater, Florida
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15 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

This was a almost everyday dinner and late night food through the whole week that we spend at Gran Melia in Rio Grande they're laid open wonderful service very friendly hot delicious hot made food just the flavor of the place the charismatic attention of their service every single one was awesome very Charming delicious. Hugs and kisses to all

Thank Barbaraeufemio O
Buskirk, New York
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

excellent place to eat one of my favorites, bring cash they actually let me eat then go get cash from atm very friendly workers

Thank 716MarkM5386
Level Contributor
15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

With this being an outdoor dining place, it comes with bugs and stray cats that want to eat your food. The food was good, drinks are cheap and good. Try it out, but get it to go if you don't want to eat with cats and insects.

Thank 547careyf
Columbia, South Carolina
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69 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Saw the place on the way to El Yunque and decided to stop on the way back to San Juan. Muy delisioso! Ordered half chicken, rice and gandules, plantain, and water. Food delivered and I thought this is enough for two! I also got an extra plate and two forks. Well this gringa little piggy ate it all. So so... More 

Thank Zantar
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I whent with some friends an saw this place in route#3 and stoped and we saw pork,chiken and thing i did not know you can eat lol but it was so good i did not wanted to leave this is the place and the price is really good the service is excellent this place 100% recomendet.

Thank kwasky
New York, New York, United States
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25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We always like to try mom/pop restaurants and you will not regret your visit here. Good, home cooked food and lovely people to give you a taste of authentic Puerto Rican food.

Thank TangoParrot
Milton, VT
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25 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Great food. Good prices. Very friendly and helpful staff. Meat is delicious. Prices are great. Drinks are cheap. All outdoors. Great raw cultural experience.

Thank abelisle
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I got 1.5 lbs of various meats, as well as sides and drinks for about $19. Sit outside and feast!

Thank Brian B
Coral Springs, Florida
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our concierge at the St. Regis recommended El Verde BBQ for authentic Puerto Rican food. It was delicious!! We had chicken, ribs, tostones, plantains, and rice. It is very popular with the locals....which we knew was a good sign. For 2 good-sized meals, the bill was only $14. They served us quickly. The chicken (only $4 for a half-chicken) was... More 

Thank Paul T
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great Place to get some authentic street food, cheap fast and delicious. i couldnt of asked for much more

Thank Jefferysc00t

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Caribbean, Latin, Barbecue, Spanish, Puerto Rican
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
9:00 am - 12:00 am
9:00 am - 12:00 am
9:00 am - 12:00 am
9:00 am - 12:00 am
9:00 am - 12:00 am
9:00 am - 12:00 am
9:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carr 3 Int 186 Esq Entrada al Verde, Rio Grande, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  Rio Grande
  • Phone Number: 787-887-0958

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