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El Hamburger

Certificate of Excellence
American, Fast Food, Puerto Rican
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402 Ave. Munoz Rivera, Between Calle Lugo Vitias y Calle San Juan Bautista, San Juan 00, Puerto Rico
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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not a good experience, first visit after 18 years that I've ben out of the Island, long wait time, very small burger with no mayonnaise because if you want mayonnaise it cost .50 cents extra ( I could not believe it). Serve fries first and Burger later, disorganized service, place is run down. Never again for me.

Thank ingridcesargenesis
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Classic awesome burgers period. Shout out to Chino and his awesome service, food price are as spected and all staff is amazing, give this 50 years old place a try!!!

Thank PabloIMartinez
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43 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Decided to try El Hamburger because we stayed nearby. Looks like a dive, and is not comfortable in the heat, because there is no a/c. Nothing fancy about it at all. The hamburgers were small but tasted freshly grilled. Other than that, it was just your run of the meal hamburger joint. The server was not particularly friendly, but that... More 

Thank hoosiermimi
Panama City, Panama
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28 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Locals recommended we had a burguer at this restaurant. Let me just say is not gourmet but is a very local experience with a very flavorful burguer and fries! Cheap, fast and good is usually a winning combination!

Thank mrabat03
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103 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It's an informal simple burger bar serving only 4/5 types of small burgers, very cheap (2/3 euro each). At a walking distance from El Escambron. They don't speak English.

Thank ValeryIT
Mayaguez, Puerto Rico
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Local place with ONE specialty...homemade hamburgers! Other options are limited but hamburgers are fabulous! One drawback, no A/C, only fans. Great view from across street of Atlantic Ocean.

Thank Nelson Q
Bayamon, Puerto Rico
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26 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Driving From Comerio to Hamberguito it's awesome the employees were great and the chef's made an exelent cuisine of burgers Mmm boricua style gracias for making my family have a great night highly recomendable

Thank mitsubishi0075
Londonderry, New Hampshire
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78 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Looks like a garage from the outside and not much different from the inside. Your choice is burgers or burgers, but they good burgers.

Thank Steve M
New York City, New York
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We went here because of reviews on Trip Advisor. Yes its small. Yes the AC is almost none. But yes these little burgers pack a punch and I swear I've never had a colder beer. Its so affordable and worth a visit. Its a hidden hole in the wall gem.

Thank martinisky
San Juan, Puerto Rico
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47 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2016 via mobile

The best hamburger EVER!!! Also the serve French fries, sweet potatoes fried, hot dog and tuna. Great waitresses and fast service. You can't go wrong with this place!!!

Thank carmenmulet

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
American, Fast Food, Puerto Rican
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 402 Ave. Munoz Rivera, Between Calle Lugo Vitias y Calle San Juan Bautista, San Juan 00, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  San Juan
  • Phone Number: 787-721-4269

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?