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El Batey Del Recuerdo

Carretera 967, Kilometro 1.6, Vega Alta, Puerto Rico
+1 787-883-7863
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
“rice” (7 reviews)
“ribs” (9 reviews)
“tostones” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Caribbean, Barbecue, Puerto Rican, Latin
Carretera 967, Kilometro 1.6, Vega Alta, Puerto Rico
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Reviewed March 23, 2018 via mobile

Is it open? I haven't gone waiting to find out if they are open. I really missing their delicious ribs, chicken and rice.

Thank Datsun1952
Reviewed January 22, 2018 via mobile

Puerto Rican Delicious food in the middle of the mountains. Perfect for family "chinchorreo". Mmmmmm!!

Thank PRtrotters
Reviewed September 5, 2017 via mobile

Its not a fancy place to let you know! Great place to have a get together with family or friends, el ambiente lo haces tu! Great roasted food ribs, chicken, the rice its delicious. Not expensive and they serve a good amount of food in...More

Thank lbgonza
Reviewed April 2, 2017

This is a very rustic place, and the food is awesome, their menu is always the same: charcoal grilled chicken, roasted ribs, rice with sausage (it’s the only type of rice they serve), stewed beans, ñame, boiled green bananas, and tostones. The food taste great,...More

Thank jrc_pr
Reviewed January 13, 2017

In the fields of Vega Alta you find this place surrounded by nature, where you can eat delicious food. The menu is very simple, only serve: charcoal grilled chicken, roasted ribs, rice with sausage, stewed beans, name, boiled green bananas, roasted yellows and tostones. They...More

Thank Ivonna02
Reviewed July 16, 2016 via mobile

El Batey is keeping alive a fading tradition with its simple but great menu and atmosphere. The charcoal roasted chicken and the rice & beans are special. Recommend to arrive early since it gets busy after 100pm. Very affordable.

Thank Sadlahens
Reviewed June 11, 2016 via mobile

Nice family/friends typical local food oriented rest. or "chinchorro". Very cheap, great and delicious food. "Comida criolla" like we like it. Rice, beans, chicken, pork, a lot of other culinary local and deliciuosness. If you look for an upscale type rest. stop, this is not...More

Thank Ricardo C
Reviewed March 27, 2016

This is one of the good places to eat good local food. Do not expect luxury because there are none. a rich rice with sausage and beans are eaten, chicken and ribs grilled with ripe plantains, fried plantains and green bananas. Traditionally served "Higueras" although...More

Thank Raymond T
Reviewed October 26, 2015 via mobile

Excelent food and services. The rest need reemodelation and more ventilation. But de food is really good and the service is fast..

1  Thank cardonafam
Reviewed October 16, 2015

This is a very old fashion place. Here in Puerto Rico we called "Cinchoroo" places like this one. The Rice with longaniza (Local sausage) is the best in Puerto Rico. Beers are always cool. Ribs and Rotisserie Chicken are great. I love to go in...More

Thank Ricardo L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Caribbean, Barbecue, Puerto Rican, Latin
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carretera 967, Kilometro 1.6, Vega Alta, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  Vega Alta
  • Phone Number: +1 787-883-7863
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