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Jose Enrique

176 Calle Duffaut, San Juan, Puerto Rico
+1 787-725-3518
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good11%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“crab appetizer” (15 reviews)
“beef stew” (30 reviews)
“yellowtail” (13 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Caribbean, Latin, Seafood, Spanish, Puerto Rican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
176 Calle Duffaut, San Juan, Puerto Rico
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant came highly recommended by some friends who are locals! It was incredible. Nothing was a let down - in fact - every meal had such a unique and delicious offering of flavours and textures! The staff were also incredible - going out of...More

1  Thank Jenette D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Jose Enrique is absolutely my favorite restaurant in Puerto Rico. I always make an effort to come on each work trip because of the amazing food, friendly bar staff, and lively atmosphere. Jose Enrique makes the best fried fish fillets or whole fish, so look...More

2  Thank Kelsey M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My family and I ate here for lunch based on some local reviews. We were not disappointed! Though the prices may seem a little high for some (entrees $17-25), the quantity and quality of the food was well worth it. The crab and fish fritters...More

2  Thank Pdlo71
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were told by several locals that we had to eat at this place. It’s a hole in the wall which usually means it has great food. In this case, It does not. We got there right when it opened at 6:30. We were seated...More

2  Thank Weregoins
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had the Rabolo (Snook fish) with yam mash and papaya salsa. Great flavors and the staff was friendly.

Thank Bob C
Reviewed July 10, 2018 via mobile

My friends and I visited this restaurant because we were told is a must do. It was probably the “fanciest” place we visited in San Juan. The staff was very helpful and kind. We drunk sangria, which we enjoyed. Our appetizers were excellent however my...More

1  Thank MullerMaPhillip
Reviewed July 10, 2018 via mobile

If you are in or near San Juan, put this restaurant on your must do list. It is noisey , small and crowded. But it some if the most imaginative Puerto Rican food you will ever have. The service is very good. The prices are...More

Thank robertroshell
Reviewed July 9, 2018

This is off the beaten path and difficult to get into as they don't take reservations but it is definitely worth the trip and wait! The food is fresh and a new menu is available daily with local gems. This is one restaurant I would...More

Thank ngw209
Reviewed July 9, 2018

You could have a difficult time finding this gem of a restaurant located in La Placita Santurce because there is no sign or name of the restaurant on the outside of the building. However, take my word, it is worth finding. There is no menu,...More

1  Thank CNP1109
Reviewed June 30, 2018 via mobile

Recommended by a bartender in Old San Juan, so I decided to try it. I was lucky, in that it was not that busy and I was solo, so sat at the bar instead of waiting for a table. I heard the wait could be...More

Thank Joseph M
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James M
March 15, 2017|
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Response from fancipoet | Reviewed this property |
Moderate pricing. Dinner for two with appetizer and drink about 100. You could bring the bill down by not ordering appetizer.
January 13, 2016|
Response from taniaskein | Reviewed this property |
Tue - Fri :: 11:30 am till closing Sat :: 6:30 pm till closing Sun & Mon :: closed
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 176 Calle Duffaut, San Juan, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  San Juan
  • Phone Number: +1 787-725-3518
Located in the Placita de Santurce, the local farmers' market in the heart of San Juan and a very popular Friday night hangout among the locals.
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