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Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
Caribbean, Latin, Bar, Puerto Rican
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Table Service
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Reviewed November 10, 2020 via mobile

The manager or owner ( not sure) and staff were amazing. Chino treated us like family and gave us a taste of caldo/soup before our actual food. The food is so great, the locals eat here.

Date of visit: November 2020
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Reviewed March 1, 2020 via mobile

My family and I went there for my birthday. Price, food and service where excellent! We where a group of 17. Highly recommended!

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed February 20, 2020 via mobile

Aaaamazing mofongo with garlic shrimp and platano relleno. Strong mojitos also. Looooved the food!!! Decent prices also. If you a garlic lover this place is a must!

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed February 13, 2020

After a week cruise if the Caribbean I had a day to kill before my flight back to the states. I wandered into this place for a beer and put my hands on the coldest beer in a week. None of the 6 islands that...I visited or the cruise ship had beer anywhere close to this cold. It was a very welcomed sight, beer is always better when it’s freezing cold.More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed January 4, 2020

I ordered the shrimp in garlic sauce with amarillos. The shrimp were a little rubbery but overall good. The amarillos were the best I've had! However, my mom ordered grilled chicken and it was awful. The texture and flavor made it inedible. It is probably...best to order traditional local dishes here.More

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed December 27, 2019 via mobile

With good food and comfy atmosphere, Ajo del Pais pleased us well. Servers warned us of a possibly lengthy wait, although appetizers and food were timed well, plus the wait was bearable, despite what some experienced. The food was warm and very flavorful, and the...drinks were fantastic. As a casual lunch option, you should not overlook it. Any existing delay or wait may become a problem during peak hours, but in consideration of all their successes, Ajo del Pais scores 4 stars.More

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed December 10, 2019

If you can go on a Sunday, they make pernil and so many other really traditional foods. Any other day, they have a solid menu of local food. If you they have the whole red snapper, order it.

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed October 9, 2019

There were five of us and we each ordered something different, so we all had a taste of a lot of their dishes. Every one was good. Staff were super friendly. Drinks were good. Prices great. Atmosphere good. Service good. Really enjoyed our dinner here.

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed September 28, 2019

Everything in Old San Juan is easy to walk to. I had the Mofongo with chicken and it was amazing. Mashed plantains with a small green salad. I got the garlic sauce but they have red as well. Not very expensive and super friendly bilingual...service. Highly recommended.More

Date of visit: September 2019
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Reviewed August 25, 2019 via mobile

I usually stop at Raices in Old San Juan for mofongo but was looking for a little change up. First off when you walk in this place your amazed by the stuff hanging on the walls and from the ceiling. The overall decor is so...cool! The food was delicious. This was the first place I ever had Trifongo and Bifongo. I highly recommend grabbing food at this spot in old San Juan. Great place for couples and friends. Food comes out fairly quick and is delicious.More

Date of visit: March 2019
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