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El Ladrillo

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$$ - $$$
Caribbean, Latin, Seafood, Spanish, Puerto Rican
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334 Calle Mendez Vigo, Dorado 00646-4908, Puerto Rico
+1 787-796-2120
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tue - Thu 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Puerto Rico
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

The best Moscow Mule drink. Celebrating my birthday. I love this place and its music. Definitely recommend it.

Thank JMarie138
San Juan, Puerto Rico
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21 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I went for our 27th wedding anniversary on November 10/16. As you enter the restaurant you will find the main saloon with exquisite table cloth and arrangement. The waiters and waitress that night gave us a superb service and attention. My wife had the home made sangria and I had a drink with "chironja" (grape fruit hybrid)... More 

Thank feliveli
Princeton, New Jersey
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice experience. Good food, well served in a pleasant atmosphere. Recommend the grouper, salmon, octopus and shrimp.

Thank Andrew S
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31 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were on our way into Old San Juan for dinner when we drove past this restaurant. The outside looks very interesting so we decided to give it a try. It was one of those things in life absolutely unplanned and it turn out to be the best decision. I travel far and wide for business so I consider myself... More 

Thank Joposki
Columbia, Illinois, United States
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 23, 2016

From start to finish this was dining at it's best! Ages 62-73. Ordered steak and seafood. All done perfectly and at the same time. Our waiter Hiram was exceptional as well as the rest of the staff attending to us. Desserts also were exquisite. Décor was by local artists and you could see the personality of the owners everywhere. Can't... More 

Thank Dottie D
Phoenix, Arizona
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 6, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I came here based off the recommendation from a local. We actually came here 3 times on our trip. Yes the food was that good. You have to come here. They speak English and are very friendly.

Thank laruza
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 25, 2016 via mobile

I wanted to try something local and different, and this place will go past your wildest dreams! Let's start with the service. My server was Benny and from the time that I walked in I felt like family. When I asked him to give me a taste of Puerto Rico through his eyes, he started me off with an octopus... More 

Thank Julie F
Dorado, Puerto Rico
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208 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 22, 2016 via mobile

Outside of the Ritz compound there are really few fine dining restaurants in dorado. El ladrillo has an old world Puerto Rican charm. Really enjoyed our dinner, service was great, ambiance wonderful and had offstreet parking lot. Highly recommend.

Thank hausenpepper
Cleveland, Ohio
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27 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 10, 2016 via mobile

Food was good. Got baby snapper and house potato. Even broccoli was good. Sangria was awesome and big glass for $5.95. Restaurant was dark and could be romantic but service was super slow so plan time to be there. Music was very mellow. Parking lot right next door so that was handy. Waiter needed to pay more attention to table... More 

Thank Valerie H
Willoughby, OH
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 9, 2016 via mobile

Three of us had dinner there tonight, Friday, 9/9/16. We arrived about 6:30 and there were only a few tables with customers. We had Sangria, which was really good, and pretty reasonable, about $6.95. We ordered fairly soon. We ordered the baby snapper, salmon, and a chicken dish. There was a long wait for the food, but it was presented... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Caribbean, Latin, Seafood, Spanish, Puerto Rican
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 334 Calle Mendez Vigo, Dorado 00646-4908, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  Dorado
  • Phone Number: +1 787-796-2120

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