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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner


$7 - $50
Italian, Mediterranean
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed March 8, 2020

I only write reviews when a place blows me away, and this place did just that! My friend and I chose it after a rough scroll through options in Old San Juan online and the internet did not let us down. There were just a...More

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed February 20, 2020

What a great meal with great service by Idia. A farfalle with salmon in a truffle brandy sauce really made the night. It was a busy night but we were well taken care of.

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed February 12, 2020

By the 4th night of our five days in old San Juan we had experienced three mediocre to bad dinners. We hesitated going to a restaurant near our hotel (Casa Blanca) because of it proximity to the docks and the huge hoards of cruise ship...More

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed February 7, 2020

Tonight we were having a drink in Old San Juan when we got to talking to a couple about our visits to Italy. They mentioned that the previous night they had the most delicious meal at this Family run restaurant. So glad we took their...More

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed December 27, 2019

Our last night in San Juan, front desk clerk suggested La Ivo. Wow..early in the evening so it was quiet. Relaxing decor, Excellent service, Great food! What more could we ask for - Fantastic Calamares - Dorado with Risotto - Pechuga with wonderful home cut...More

Date of visit: December 2019
Reviewed December 20, 2019

We went for dinner tonight with 10 other family members. I had the homemade raviolis. They were as good as we've had in Italy. Our waitress was very knowledgeable and accommodating. So glad we went here for dinner.

Date of visit: December 2019
Reviewed October 11, 2019 via mobile

I have been to the chef’s former location and it was very good. Tonight was not the case, the food was plentiful but not what I expected. It was bland. The spaghetti with tomato sauce had no flavor. The pasta with pesto seemed more like...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Reviewed July 3, 2019 via mobile

My partner and I were recently in San Juan. We came across this restaurant close to 9:30 p.m., 30 minutes before closing, and had a wonderful dinner. We each had a drink, split an appetizer and a meal. The service was excellent and the food...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Reviewed April 8, 2019 via mobile

Excellent Italian food. I live in Old San Juan and is one of our favorite restaurants. Good for romantic dinners and family lunch; excellent Italian chef and owner. Great ambiance, food and wine. Excellent service!

Date of visit: April 2019
Reviewed March 19, 2019

Arrived in group of 10, family run, food fantastic, staff great, did I say food fantastic, this is a MUST in Old San Juan.

Date of visit: March 2019
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August 12, 2017|
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Response from melendezkim | Reviewed this property |
Yes, the atmosphere is quiet and friendly.
March 6, 2017|
Response from allroadsleadtorome3 | Reviewed this property |
No, I do not believe they do. We have always parked our own car.
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