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Il Bacaro Venezia

152 Calle Aruz, San Juan 00917-4560, Puerto Rico
+1 787-977-5638
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“pasta” (30 reviews)
“tiramisu” (7 reviews)
“carpaccio” (5 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
152 Calle Aruz, San Juan 00917-4560, Puerto Rico
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Reviewed yesterday

Nice place to have a nice Italian dish , good for lunch on business if you are in Old San Juan. Quality of the pasta and the daily dishes are highly recommended , very good sangria , a place to relax and have a good...More

Thank rafcama57
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice, small, pleasant Italian restaurant in Old San Juan. The food was very good, the service was average, but not bad.

Thank Jorge P
Reviewed January 3, 2018

This restaurant survives the hurricanes with a new smaller menu. We had their pasta special asparagus with pasta in a vodka sauce. Paired with a red wine excellent. This is our favorite go to place in the neighborhood.

Thank RusPat_704
Reviewed September 17, 2017 via mobile

Great pasta the best so far in Puerto Rico , high quality service and the Sangria was excellent. The place cozy and relax.

Thank Johan Daryl S
Reviewed August 27, 2017

This is our go to restaurant as we live in Old San Juan. We really enjoy the pasta specials. We had Corvina as our entry, it was cooked perfectly with Cherry tomatoes and capers served with a side of vegetables. We started with their soup...More

Thank RusPat_704
Reviewed June 14, 2017 via mobile

This is our go to restaurant as we live in Old San Juan. We really enjoy the pasta specials. Last week we had salmon and asparagus in a cream sauce, the week before was Scallops. They have a limited but excellent wine list. You must...More

Thank RusPat_704
Reviewed June 3, 2017 via mobile

2nd time here and i really enjoy this place. Garlic bread, Carpaccio, fettuccine special were all perfect! I enjoy the vibe in this place.... and will definitely be back. Only one thing to note the address on trip advisor is not accurate- it should read...More

Thank Pat F
Reviewed May 20, 2017

We had dinner at Il Bacaro Venezia during a recent stay in Old San Juan. Although it was fairly quiet, the food and service were excellent. We had a very nice dinner. Chicken Marsala was very good. The bread was fresh, and salads were nice...More

1  Thank radx4
Reviewed April 19, 2017 via mobile

A must do for Dinner when you're in San Juan! The restaurant is in Old San Juan on very quaint street. The restaurant is small & very interesting. Service is excellent very warm greeting we were a party of 8 with 4 children we were...More

1  Thank Don51644
Reviewed February 23, 2017

We took a couple of our old friends here for dinner. There were five of us and they made room for us. The specials were right on and the lasagna was excellent. The portions are good sized so there was no room for desert. The...More

1  Thank RusPat_704
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February 14, 2017|
Response from Ivancitopr | Reviewed this property |
Hi: I called the restaurant after reading your question and got answered. There is a $15 corkage fee.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $22
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Families with children, Special occasions, Business meetings
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 152 Calle Aruz, San Juan 00917-4560, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  San Juan
  • Phone Number: +1 787-977-5638
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