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Hecho en Casa

249 Calle San Francisco, San Juan 00901, Puerto Rico
+1 787-289-9898
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“chicken” (28 reviews)
“mofongo” (39 reviews)
“rice and beans” (16 reviews)
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American, Caribbean, Spanish, Latin, Bar, Puerto Rican, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
249 Calle San Francisco, San Juan 00901, Puerto Rico
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Yum! I had the chicken mofongo in white sauce. That was the best dish at the table. Everyone wanted a bite. Great mojitos and good service. Definitely worth a visit for delicious Puerto Rican food. Pictured with me is one of the owners, Joe.

Thank Adry0686
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We first ate here as part of the Spoon Food Tour (excellent tour!) and liked it so much we opted to go back for dinner another night. The mofongo is fantastic. We all especially enjoyed the chicken mofongo. Our server was friendly and welcoming even...More

Thank Kimberly T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is by far the best restaurant here in Old San Juan! The atmosphere is spacious and cool with a lot of natural lighting and our host gave us a wonderful history lesson on our meal. Everything about this place represents Puerto Rico! I would...More

Thank Cierra W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was a stop on our food tour so we were only in there briefly, but this restaurant supposedly supports the local market and had some of the best mofongo we tasted on the island. Very fresh, not reheated.

Thank 885travelgirl
Reviewed June 2, 2018

Easy to find on Calle San Francisco right in the heart of Old San Juan is Hecho en Casa. Oscar met us at the door and invited us to come enjoy lunch, promising some great local and American favorites. We settled on the Mofongo with...More

Thank takrafty
Reviewed May 27, 2018

This place is quaint with a pretty sizable menu of local food. The staff is really friendly and the decor is fun. Great for lunch while walking around Old San Juan.

Thank Ian W
Reviewed May 16, 2018 via mobile

Stop by this great spot while walking through Old San Juan! We sat at a table in the window and ate the most delicious food as we watched the world walk by!! This is a cant miss stop!!!

Thank seb0176
Reviewed May 13, 2018 via mobile

My girlfriend and I are wrapping up our spring trip to Puerto Rico and must say that this little place has been the highlight of our trip “, in terms of food, ambience, music and location. Must try if you make it to Old San...More

Thank Eduardo Joaquin C
Reviewed May 6, 2018 via mobile

Amazing!! We stumbled upon this place having just arrived. We were starving and this place did not disappoint. So much that we went back the next day. Oscar took great care of us. The place is casual and welcoming. The mofongo is incredible and the...More

Thank NJArmyWife
Reviewed May 6, 2018

My wife and I were looking for a specific place to eat when we walked past this place. We decided to try it and came back. It’s an open air restaurant with delicious food that tastes homemade. From the strong garlic and buttery taste in...More

Thank James S
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March 30, 2018|
Response from Jean T | Reviewed this property |
Would certainly think so, just request as they sometimes add pork rinds but since made to order can make vegetarian
April 25, 2017|
Response from joseh345 | Property representative |
Hi! We have uploaded pics of the menu. They should be publishing soon. -HEC
August 12, 2016|
Response from Héctor R | Reviewed this property |
Hello there! It may happen sometimes. Try to submit your review again. Cordially yours, Héctor-Trip Advisor Contributor
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Families with children, Bar scene, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 249 Calle San Francisco, San Juan 00901, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  San Juan
  • Phone Number: +1 787-289-9898
We offer home-style Puerto Rican and international food. We have burgers, pasta, sandwiches, salads and pastries. Our local Food includes rice and beans, meats and the best mofongos in town. Ask for the daily specials. Remember to try our passion fruit sangria and the best mojitos. The best part is that all of our kitchen confections are made to order to ensure we give you the most authentic gastronomical experience the best way we know how, Hecho en Casa (Homemade).
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