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Pito's Seafood Cafe & Restaurant

$$ - $$$
Caribbean, Seafood, Puerto Rican, Latin
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Road # 2 Sector Las Cucharas, Ponce 00731, Puerto Rico
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 1:00 am
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Puerto Rico
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33 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Location is excellent, great views! It can be a little hot on some days because your on a balcony. However food is excellent. Prices are a bit high but worth it.

Thank Daniel A
San Juan, Puerto Rico
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240 reviews
179 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 16, 2016

Pitos Seafood is at El Tuque beach, in Ponce. The restaurant is located just in front of the ocean. At the table you will have a beautiful view. They have free parking and a good service. I love shrimps in garlic sauce, the tostones are very fresh.

Thank Ivonna02
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124 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 4, 2016

When I visit Ponce I always try to eat at Pito's. Fresh seafood, small but nice wine cellar and excellent ocean front view. You can go with friends, family or as a couple and you will have a nice time there. Service is good and they try to satisfy your special demands. Visiting them on an afternoon or before the... More 

Thank olaurido
Brockport, New York
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 28, 2016

Deck right on the ocean. Delicious food, a mixture of Carribean and Italian. Great wines and drink choices. Depending on where you're coming from, you may need to pass it and turn around.

Thank coachrennie
San German, Puerto Rico
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95 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 26, 2016

This is not the place for the best sea food in town. This is NOT the place for lobster of fresh fish.

Thank Eric100x35
New York City, New York
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 21, 2016 via mobile

Our service was good and the food was very good. Nice location with a great view. Our only complain was that the prices were a little high. If I was back in NY the prices would be fine but down here compared to a lot of other restaurants the price is a bit much.

Thank jpa228
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88 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 16, 2016 via mobile

Right on the water. Great location, great staff and great great sea food. Waiters are very friendly and prompt. The Maui Maui was excellent! If you like fresh seafood and great atmosphere this is a place you must visit as it is very good.

Thank Craig J
Ponce, Puerto Rico
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2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 26, 2016

I wanted to get all the Caribbean seafood I could in my short visit to Ponce. Pito's has it! I had Alfredo shrimp and red snapper. My husband had bacon wrapped shrimp and we both had fried sweet plantains. We chose to sit out and enjoy the evening. We watched the pelicans diving for their dinners as we ate ours.... More 

Thank tabeaucher
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 26, 2016 via mobile

I ordered a Lobster and it was rotted!!!! The octopus was too hard. Too expensive for too bad food!!!! In addition, I notified the situation to the waitress and they didn't do anything!! It was the worst experience of my life!!!!

Thank Denise S
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 17, 2016 via mobile

The location of this restaurant is hard to beat! Amazing view of the ocean, with great light breeze coming in. Kind of hard to get to if you are coming from Ponce, because you pass it on a divided highway and then have to turn around to come back to it. We were a large table of 10, the service... More 

Thank KrisCi

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Caribbean, Seafood, Puerto Rican, Latin
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Large groups, Local cuisine, Scenic view, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Road # 2 Sector Las Cucharas, Ponce 00731, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  Ponce
  • Phone Number: 841-4977

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?