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Amapola Inn, 144 Calle Flamboyan | Esperanza, Puerto Rico
+1 787-741-1382
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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New York City, New York
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

This place rocks great hosts ,food and you have to order the passion mohito. Every dish we tried ,great!!

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Thank mack1075
Atlanta, Georgia
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30 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We got the lobster salad & conch sammie, and both were excellent. Staff was nice and margaritas were good. Order ur drinks w/o ice if u drink them slow.

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Thank pixelPilot
Raleigh, North Carolina
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6 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a very tasty pulled pork sandwich which may be the best we ever had. Very flavorful and plentiful. The staff were very nice and attentive. Plenty of great choices on the menu. If you are in Esperanza you have to eat here!!!

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Thank Angry20152015
Washington, DC
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57 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our third trip to Vieques and we had heard good things about Bili but had never tried it. I am sorry to say that we were quite disappointed. Our server neglected to mention the specials for the evening and also inaccurately described the whole snapper as two individual fish. We shared the snapper, which was, in fact, one... More 

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Thank DCRE
Pennsylvania
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I'll start by saying the food was delicious. I ordered the seafood paella and it was advertised in the menu with lobster, calamari, and shrimp. When it came out, there was a whole fried snapper in place of the lobster. Unfortunately, I'm allergic to fish but not shellfish or squid. It took a trip to the emergency room to figure... More 

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Thank Al J
San Juan, Puerto Rico
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I've been several times to el Bili and it doesn't disappoint. Good ambiance with the outside sitting! The food was very good! We had the seafood paella which was excellent. However the service could improve, since the beggining it has been their weakness. The waiters were disorganized, talking among themselves. We ask for an order of tostones which they forgot,... More 

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Thank lmsmd
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came in late. Around 9:30 pm. The menu offered sea food. They were short on sea food, and they did not mentioned it. I ordered a $36.00 dollar paella that was nothing more but a rice dish with a fried snapper not more than a 1/5 of a pound. There was no mention of a fried red snapper with... More 

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Thank Luis D. R
viequesfood, Owner at Bili, responded to this review

Sorry to hear you were not happy with the meal you had in our restaurant , I don't now if you are aware that all of our seafood is brought daily by local fisherman so we buy enough just for the day to guarantee to our costumers the highest quality of seafood on the Island, usually we are booked way... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was great and so was the service. If you want to try puertorican cuisine while on Vieques this is a place you must visit!

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Thank Kate Z
Coto de Caza, California
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61 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not sure this one withstands compared to US restaurants but it was a good option on Vieques - especially given limited options to dine on the island. Loved the empanadas and fresh catch. Great seafood options and plenty of fried things too.

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Thank Love2TravelLuxfromCA
Brookhaven, Mississippi
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Last night we met friends out for dinner and they had recommended Bili, and what a recommendation it was. The restaurant is cozy but yet open and airy, you can choose to either sit inside or outside, we decided to sit outside to have the lively vibe. Also the outside had one of the larger benches with beautiful decorative Caribbean... More 

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Thank Rileybear45

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Caribbean, Latin, Seafood, Spanish, Puerto Rican, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Scenic view, Kids, Families with children, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Amapola Inn, 144 Calle Flamboyan | Esperanza, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  Isla de Vieques
  • Phone Number: +1 787-741-1382

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