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Los Gorditos Restaurant

Certificate of Excellence
Caribbean, Latin, Puerto Rican
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Avenida Velazquez # 34 | P-4 Bairoa, Caguas, Puerto Rico
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Closed now
All hours
Sun 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Mon - Thu 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Fri - Sat 10:00 am - 1:00 am
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Caguas, Puerto Rico
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20 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place is good if you are looking for local food!! They are quick on the orders and it's not a long wait for the food! Sunday's are the busiest days!

Thank Hiram M
Caguas, Puerto Rico
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37 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016

Los gordito ..have some choice...for u to eat .. But they special are friend pork with onion and "Mofongo"

Thank Ramonita P
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26 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016 via mobile

It is one of the best places to go and eat fried luncheon meat with "mofongo". The service is really fast and also they have a drove thru just in case you are in a hurry. It's not expensive and the food is very tasty. It is also a #Caguas landmark concerning gastronomy. A place you must visit if you're... More 

Thank Antonio A
New York City, New York
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52 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2016 via mobile

Let's be honest, if you travel to PR you must try carne frita with mofongo as it is a traditional day here. There is many places you can find this but Los Gorditos have been doing this for generations as a fast food concept. The carne always good, no overcooked or dried and the mofongo moist and well condiment. You... More 

Thank CaguaxNYC
Caguas, null, Puerto Rico
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016

Family oriented no frills rest. Casual environment . Service was good.Food was very good. Rest. is clean.

Thank Leonor M
Caguas, Puerto Rico
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46 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2015 via mobile

They closed down for a bit before they renovated the place. It's great and made to order. Fresh and cheap Puerto Rican food!

Thank he33
Gurabo, Puerto Rico
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23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2015

For the past few years, food at Los Gorditos Bairoa Caguas has been too salty. Even seasoned meat the sell for people to cook at home. Restaurant gets crowded and staff doesn't clean up often.

Thank CucaBori
Lynnville, Indiana
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2015 via mobile

We tried here because we heard it's a must to stop at while here. It was actually very good. I loved the Caldo de pollo mofongo and Tostones rellenos de pollo... It was extra good when you dip the cups in their ketchup mayonnaise. Authentic puerto Rican Fast food. Delish!

Thank PartyOf2PlusABaby
San Juan, Puerto Rico
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335 reviews
159 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015

This is a family and take out restaurant it even has a carryout lane. They have a very good selection of puertorrican food. Very tastie and well prepared. This a very informal place with fast and god food.

Thank Maritza G
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015 via mobile

Great place to visit is you want to save from the exuberant prices in the hotels. Food is great and the ladies know how to make you feel welcome.

Thank Ramon R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Caribbean, Latin, Puerto Rican
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 am
10:00 am - 11:00 am
10:00 am - 11:00 am
10:00 am - 11:00 am
10:00 am - 1:00 am
10:00 am - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Velazquez # 34 | P-4 Bairoa, Caguas, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  Caguas

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