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La Cueva del Chicken Inn

) #299 of 797 Restaurants in San Juan $$ - $$$ Caribbean, Pizza,
507 Ave Ponce de Leon, San Juan 00917-3713, Puerto Rico
+1 787-753-1306
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good33%
  • Average19%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible8%
Travelers talk about
“fried chicken” (16 reviews)
“chicharrones” (7 reviews)
“pizza” (37 reviews)
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Caribbean, Pizza, Puerto Rican
$$ - $$$
507 Ave Ponce de Leon, San Juan 00917-3713, Puerto Rico
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ever since I can remember this restaurant has acquired a thing for it's pizza and fried chicken parts ( chicharrones de pollo). It's not a touristy place, mostly locals... you need to try this pizza it's unique . We order allways pizza and fried chicken...More

Thank waldobird
Reviewed April 11, 2017

Went last week. I have been here before. The good thing about this place is its consistency in the classic dishes. Had the skirt steak, medium. Always like it when my plate comes as ordered, not overcooked. Drinks are average price but good in quality....More

Thank Wilfredo M
Reviewed February 24, 2017 via mobile

An oldie but goody!! great pizza, and the BEST coconut flan in the world!! Been coming to La Cueva since I can remember, also great chicharrones!

Thank Daniel H
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Reviewed December 31, 2016 via mobile

We went at lunch hour. We order steak (bistec) and fried chicken empanada with rice and beans. The steak was very dry, poor quality. The food was not good. The sangria was almost grape juice, not alcohol inside. We had to wait a lot for...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed October 20, 2016 via mobile

Part of PR culture and folklore for many years Good pizza Good service Family place and also visit by business people Has parking

Thank Alfredo G
Reviewed October 18, 2016

This place has one of the best pizza in town. And the chicharrones de pollo (fried chicken is excellent. It is kind of dark but in a good way. It is a different but nice atmosphere.

Thank GrandeSanJuan
Reviewed October 9, 2016 via mobile

Best pizza and fried chicken. If you are into sweets the coconut flan (custard) is very good. Coffee not so good...

Thank Madeline P
Reviewed August 10, 2016 via mobile

Greatest pizza on the island and rightly so since they claim it was the owner, and father of Puerto Rican (Hollywood & Broadway) actor Raúl Julia, who first introduced pizza to PR. A must visit spot!! Very low lighting so be warned folks who have...More

Thank Magda41162
Reviewed July 28, 2016 via mobile

I went with my family and had the best pizza on the island. The fried chicken is awesome: excellent texture, great taste and side of tostones. Great price wont brake your wallet!!

Thank Carlos G
Reviewed July 25, 2016 via mobile

This is a San Juan classic. We love the atmosphere of this Spanish Cave Decorated restaurant. The pizza and the fried chicken are great.

Thank Sadlahens
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
cual es la vestimenta adecuada y que me recomiendan?
June 26, 2015|
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Response from BoriDrac | Reviewed this property |
Casual... mahones , shorts. Polo. Pizza es la especialidd del lugar
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Caribbean, Pizza, Puerto Rican
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Local cuisine, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 507 Ave Ponce de Leon, San Juan 00917-3713, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  San Juan
  • Phone Number: +1 787-753-1306
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