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Pamela's

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$$ - $$$
Caribbean, Seafood, Puerto Rican, Contemporary
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1 Calle Santa Ana, San Juan 00911-1450, Puerto Rico (Calle Italia)
726-5010
Today
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Sat - Sun 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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dallas
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30 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is the one of the only places in San Juan you can have a nice dinner with your feet on the sand. A hidden gem... you should make a reservation to dine on the beach. This is a nice restaurant, frequented mostly by locals (and some americans) that will give you a good "New Puerto Rican" dining experience. We... More 

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Thank robdelac
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We dined on the beach! It was a beautiful night, there was a light breeze, the place wasn't at all packed. The food is delicious, very well plated. Service was average for our liking, we thought they were very slow. However, I believe it's probably excellent service by San Juan standards, because everywhere we went seemed very slow (long wait... More 

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Villanova, Pennsylvania
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162 reviews
123 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We arrived in San Juan and wanted someplace on the way to our destination- just off the road a short distance. Pamela's had great reviews - we decided to try it. Inside a gated community and narrow streets with a lot of cars.... it was worth the trip! We arrived and were greeted and taken out to the beach with... More 

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Thank janbK6058QR
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Pamela's is literally on the beach. Chairs are in the sand. Great menu. Appetizers were top notch. Calamari and shrimp were awesome. The muscles were a bit spicy but for those who like the bite, were great. We shared a few entrees and were all very happy. Kids ran around and played in the sand. We would definitely go back.

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Thank Uncomatt
Avon, Connecticut
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Combination of very good food, excellent service, and magnificent view. Eating good food on the beach and listening to the ocean, what else can you wish for.

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Stafford, Virginia
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25 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 2, 2016 via mobile

Eating at this restaurant is truly a different experience. It is located in a private guest house in a quiet neighborhood in San Juan. The restaurant sits directly on the beach making it very romantic! They serve great seafood, great drinks and a fantastic experience. This restaurant is one of the best we have eaten at in San Juan. Don't... More 

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Oslo, Norway
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 27, 2016 via mobile

Restaurant with an italian-carribean touch. On the beach, they provide beach service, coexisting with a slightly wornout hotel, the restaurant and service is better than most of what you get in DownTown San Juan.

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grand rapids, mi
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 25, 2016 via mobile

Gourmet food feet in sand view to live for. People have decided to emigrate to Puerto Rico half way through the appetizers.

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Thank rascalofcowtown
New York
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12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 18, 2016

A little hard to get to (located in a gated community) and only has street parking but worth the trip. Had the Seafood Fricasse and it was delicous. Restaurant is known for their outside beach seating but we didn't eat outside, since it was already dark and wanted to see what we were eating. However, food and service was still... More 

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San Juan, Puerto Rico
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 1, 2016

Pamela’s, is a small hotel in the Ocean Park Residential Area of San Juan. Is basically near everything. (But in San Juan you always will need a car) They do not have parking for guest, you need to park on the street. They offer basic amenities, the rooms are small but clean. Their restaurant is very good, and basically you... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$31 - $50
Cuisine
Caribbean, Seafood, Puerto Rican, Contemporary
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Families with children, Special occasions, Scenic view, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Calle Santa Ana, San Juan 00911-1450, Puerto Rico
    (Calle Italia)
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  San Juan
  • Phone Number: 726-5010

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?