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El Hamburger

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402 Ave. Munoz Rivera, Between Calle Lugo Vitias y Calle San Juan Bautista, San Juan 00, Puerto Rico
787-721-4269
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4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The burgers here at this local burger joint are very plain and simple. You order a $3 cheeseburger and dress it up and eat it. You can tell it isn't just a party thrown on the grill, it's actually ground beef that you have to pat and form. Of course the party can use a little seasoned salt but it... More 

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Thank Lateria L
South Jersey,
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132 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

great burgers in this very 'local' burger joint. A nice change from the hi-priced food places of OSJ. These are big burgers and are deceptive in size. Great sides and cold Beer ! Thanks

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Thank WARNINGSHOTBILL
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19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is where the saying "Keep It Simple Stupid" comes into play. Very simple burger joint that I have yet to see empty. No rocket science here and their burgers are still so delicious. Even ordered some chicken breast burgers for the family and man just as delicious. Don't miss out on this spot as its on your way before... More 

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Thank Andres G
Hyannis, Massachusetts
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

They are just small burgers... Some fantastic tasting small (yet filling) burgers! During my last experience there I waited about 10 mintes for the place to open. They began to let the line of customers in at 12:50pm. As soon as we selected our table we were greeted. It took approximately 5 minutes for our meals to arrive. These burger... More 

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Thank XanderTO
San Juan, Puerto Rico
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53 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hamburgers are amazing! Good and cold beer, very crispy french fries and the bring fresh salad to your table so you can pick your own burger's fixings. The blue cheese is one of the best I have ever tasted.

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Thank jessicaopp
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Best burgers ever with a very cold Heineken! Best fries too. Very modest place, always crowd. Limited menu. But is all you need. Service can be improved.

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Thank htregar
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5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great place to grab a bite without having to get all dressed up. Close to El Morro in San Juan. Casual...very casual. The menu is simple! Hamburger and fries! They sale local and international cold beers. The hamburgers are a bit thick for a small child.

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Thank Antorodz
San Diego, California
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66 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016

I was first introduced to El Hamburger by a local who said we had to go - this was 6 years ago! We went back recently and the burgers were as delicious as back then. Don't miss this place. If the place is packed, grab them to go and enjoy the view from across the street! the beautiful ocean!

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Thank ABrannon
Burbs of NYC
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2016

I was seated in this very rustic place and asked "Que?" The rude waitress offered no greeting, no menu, just "What?" So I asked for a burger with cheddar cheese (it's all just burgers) with some fries. When it came out 10 minutes later, I knew why I stayed! Delicious burger with trimmings and even the fries were very good.... More 

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Thank NewYawkers1970
Queens, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2016

service sucked but jeeeeeeeeeeez was so worth it for the taste of these tiny sliders perfectly cooked with fixings on the side damn good burger

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American, Fast Food
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, 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?