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La Mala Vida

$$ - $$$Latin, ,
San Sebastian Street #150, San Juan 00901, Puerto Rico
+1 787-446-3496
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good28%
  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
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“brunch” (48 reviews)
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Latin, Bar, Puerto Rican, Mexican, Seafood, International, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
San Sebastian Street #150, San Juan 00901, Puerto Rico
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Reviewed September 17, 2017 via mobile

Went for brunch today with very high expectations, but very disappointing experience. We ordered the banana and nutella croissant and eggs with bacon and potatoes, 2 cups of coffee, and a side of toast. It took like an hour to serve the food, the fruit...More

Thank Patricia P
Reviewed September 12, 2017

We had a delicious brunch in a amazing place..it was really nice and very cozy! We totally recommend it!

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Thank anabelgrana
Reviewed September 4, 2017

Nice quality service and very well priced products. Even though I went at night, it was a very pleasant experience nice music

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Thank EOmar23
Reviewed August 15, 2017

good food, chill music. super friendly for both English and Spanish speakers. If you're from "new" Brooklyn, you'll feel right at home here.

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Thank kcoxnj42
Reviewed August 7, 2017

The food prices and ambiance was AMMMAZZINNG !! We went for the brunch and was sooo satisfied ... no complaints Even the playlist was great

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Thank mz_balla07
Reviewed July 31, 2017

Loved the restaurant in which I had breakfast. Huevos Rancheros, delicioso! The service was excellent and I loved the atmosphere. I would definitely go back for lunch and dinner.

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Thank missvanda
Reviewed July 23, 2017 via mobile

I usually try a restaurant at least twice before I make a judgment. I had been to the restaurant during summer 2016. That time, I waited over 10 minutes at the front door and since no host ever showed up, I asked an employee at...More

Thank Roxanna S
Reviewed July 16, 2017 via mobile

Awesome choice for brunch on a Sunday! Walking around the city looking for a place to eat. They had just what I was looking for! I highly recommend getting one of the specials! I had option one you can choose anything from the menu. I...More

Thank Hiram M
joelpierluisi, Owner at La Mala Vida, responded to this reviewResponded July 18, 2017

Thanks!! Hope to see you back!

Reviewed July 1, 2017 via mobile

Reayy enjoyed the huevis rancheros and banana nutella croissant! What a delight! Food was worth the somewhat long wait. Great selection of mimosas. Fun atmosphere, friendly service and very reasonable.

Thank Nephilim242
Reviewed June 28, 2017

I understand going to a restaurant on a day like Father's Day could be slow but it took to long for a simple ham and cheese croissant for 7 year old that was very hungry, an hour to be specific and two orders of pancakes...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$7 - $19
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Highchairs Available
Good for
Bar scene, Kids, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: San Sebastian Street #150, San Juan 00901, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  San Juan
  • Phone Number: +1 787-446-3496
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