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La Copa Llena at The Black Eagle

Black Eagle Marina | Bo. Ensenada, Rincon 00677, Puerto Rico
+1 787-823-0986
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Caribbean, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Black Eagle Marina | Bo. Ensenada, Rincon 00677, Puerto Rico
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We arrived an hour before sunset and glad we did because the place filled up soon afterwards. I had an awesome seafood dinner and local brew and the Mrs. had a tasty hamburger with fries. The live entertainment musical duo played tropical tunes that were...More

Thank BeGlobalLocal
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Loved the spot! Right on the water, wonderful breeze, comfortable chairs, our waitress gave us super sedvice - the food was of optimum quality, flavorful and quick to come out - we shall return!!

Thank mdeharo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place has great reviews but we weren't that impressed. The service is slow and lethargic and we often didn't get what we asked for or got the wrong thing. The food was pretty good (vegetable curry and the fish of the day) but overpriced....More

Thank Rebecca K
Reviewed May 17, 2017 via mobile

If you are looking for something romantic with excellent fresh food and a beautiful view, this is your place.

Thank Carlos C
Reviewed May 15, 2017 via mobile

I recommend the duck to anyone who has never had it. It is so perfectly cooked (medium rare) and the drinks are delicious. The view they offer is stunning and if you play your cards right you can watch the sunset with dinner.

Thank Erica S
Reviewed May 10, 2017 via mobile

This hidden jewel is the best restaurant I ever been. The views are awesome, but the food is far more amazing. The combination of flavors it's a festival for your taste. Excellent service to.

Thank maria r
Reviewed May 10, 2017

We loved La Copa. The food was some of the best that we had the whole trip. It is definitely one of the nicer places in Rincon to eat. The service was great. The location was fun, right on the water. After dinner we went...More

Thank Anonymous7382015
Reviewed April 24, 2017

This place is great. Good wine list. Great food. Great hummus, which is how I judge a restaurant. Cannot be beat.

Thank ThatGuyKW
Reviewed April 16, 2017

We went for the brunch on sunday April 16, after doing the para sailing adventure right next to the restaurant. We ordered the turkey sandwich and the scrambled eggs burrito, wich came with rice and beans and pico de gallo. It was the worst rice...More

Thank hernaj465
Reviewed April 14, 2017 via mobile

This place doesn't look much from the outside, but make sure you stop by when you visit Rincón. Besides the great view of the sunset, the food is just excellent. The ceviche was really really good. Make sure you try the Poke (tuna). As an...More

Thank Nanita65
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
John F. W
Drink recipe for Black Eagle Special from 1970s
May 15, 2017|
Response from rtmorrow1 | Reviewed this property |
MartaElena C
Hi, we are landing this Saturday and taking road trip to Rincon. Staying at Serenity Guest house. Are you guys close to there? We want to see the sunset while eating at a beachside restaurant, your reviews are excellent! Small kids ok?
March 21, 2017|
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Response from LaCopaLlena | Property representative |
Hello. Yes, we're about 10 minutes from your guesthouse and we are located directly on the water with a beautiful view of the sunset. Small children are welcome.
Are reservations recommended for a weeknight?
January 1, 2017|
Response from LaCopaLlena | Property representative |
Actually, we do not accept reservations. The holidays are over so it shouldn't be too terrible of a wait. Thanks.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$3 - $30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Families with children, Scenic view, Local cuisine, Large groups, Bar scene, Special occasions
Open Hours
5:00 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 - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Black Eagle Marina | Bo. Ensenada, Rincon 00677, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  Rincon
  • Phone Number: +1 787-823-0986
The management team of Casa Islena Restaurant (also known as The Tapas Bar) has proudly taken over the the historic Black Eagle Restaurant, rechristening it "La Copa Llena". Located right on the ocean, specifically the south side of the Tres Palmas Marine Preserve, people have been enjoying the sunsets from the Black Eagle deck since the 1970's. The combination of Chef Brendan Basham's cuisine, Casa Islena's charm, and the view of the waves, whales, and sunsets, provides a singular Rincon dining experience. With the adoption of a larger space, Brendan has been able to expand the menu and experiment more while maintaining the strict standards of quality that the local community and returning tourists have come to expect for the last 6 years. We have included some of our old favorites such as the char-grilled octopus with heirloom beans and papaya salad, and introduced some incredible new dishes like poke (yellowfin tuna, avocado, and seaweed), coconut steamed mussels with homemade chorizo and fresh herbs, and a 20 oz. T-bone steak with flageolet-corn succotash and a yukon-parsnip mash. As always, the menu tends to change upon the availability of ingredients, keeping the chef creative and our guests surprised. Brunch is served Sundays from 10am-2pm with diverse offerings such as brown butter crepes and southwest style chilaquiles (eggs scrambled with fried corn tortillas and green chile-tomatillo salsa). Happy hour everyday from 3pm until 7pm includes $2 Medallas, $3 well drinks, and $4 house wine. And we're excited to continue the legacy of the ever entertaining Wednesday night Bingo starting around 9pm. Sunset live music Sundays from 4pm-7pm.Buen Provecho!
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