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$5 - $20
American, Caribbean
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
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Reviewed March 6, 2018 via mobile

Perfect breakfast or lunch spot with a kickass view of great surf. Reasonable prices and great bloody marys...freshly made..not premixed! Puntas has the very best character in the town of Rincon. The wait staff is second to none, especially Melissa she's awesome

Date of visit: February 2018
Reviewed March 6, 2017 via mobile

We had read good reviews and were looking forward to trying a place close by. We arrived close to the end of breakfast and the waiter was legit rude. When the food came out, the toast burnt and the third friend never got his pancakes....Bloody Mary's were poorly seasoned.We finally asked if we could see the lunch menu and he was disgruntled and never even brought them over. It was just disappointing and a harsh contrast to all the delicious food we have had in Rincon.More

Date of visit: March 2017
Reviewed March 3, 2017

Just had a wonderful dinner at the Island House Restaurant...fresh grilled tuna, cooked exactly as ordered, with scrumptious Asian vegetables. A delicious and healthy meal prepared by Chef Julien Swanson.

Date of visit: February 2017
Reviewed February 5, 2017

Just finished up a wonderful week at Rincon. Rented a house with friends. Visited a lot of the local restaurants and had breakfast twice at the Island House. The food was acceptable but nothing great. Went for a beach walk the last morning. My wife...needed to use the restroom as we walked past the Island House on the way home. No one was in the restaurant. The waiter was someone who had waited on us during the week. She rinsed her feet and asked if she could use the restroom. "Guests only" came the curt reply. Certainly within their rights. Already booking next year and Island House is off our list.More

Date of visit: February 2017
Reviewed October 18, 2016 via mobile

I recently had breakfast here. The potatoes were delicious and plentiful the eggs and sausages cooked to perfection. While looking at the best view in Rincon. Totally recommend ! I believe breakfast ends at 12 PM .

Date of visit: October 2016
Reviewed March 24, 2016 via mobile

Just had lunch with wife had 🐗 Head Corned Beef Rubin crazy good 🙌. I had Shrimp Ceviche & Tuna WOW so very good. Service was good as well👍. Great venue and on the ocean I'll be back. Daughter had a Rachel all Boar's Head...great place don't miss this quaint place.More

Date of visit: March 2016
Reviewed February 21, 2016

We had trouble with service from the minute we arrived, including a long wait to be welcomed, then seated, then greeted at the table, then to have our order taken. The wait staff was not very friendly. We had two sandwiches, and they both tasted...great. The price would have been decent had the whole picture come together, but it was not worth it in the end.More

Date of visit: January 2016
Reviewed February 7, 2016

Pros: food is good, very solid. Went there for lunch this past week with three others, Ordered a Rachel, Italian sub, Philly Chicken sandwich and a Philly Steak sandwich. Meats were top quality and all lunches were very, very good. Served with a side....we had...cole slaw which had mixed reviews. Our server was excellent. The outside porch is lovely and being able to sit next to the ocean is special. Cons: Parking is a disaster. We went once before and had to leave because there was absolutely no place to park. The parking lot serves several businesses and surfers, so spaces are at a premium. This time we were able to find a spot out on the street. There's really nothing the restaurant can do about this, but I'm just letting prospective diners know up front. We found the service to be slow. The server let us know that there had been a large take out order and that's why our food wasn't out in a timely manner. This is a restaurant we will definitely return to. Love the Boars Head cold cuts and delicious sandwiches, the atmosphere, and the whole vibe. Definitely recommend!More

Date of visit: February 2016
Reviewed January 23, 2016 via mobile

Great fast service! We ate breakfast here and really enjoyed the pretty view, the great service and good food! We want to make it for dinner on our next trip.

Date of visit: January 2016
Reviewed April 2, 2015

Great salads,sandwiches and peel and eat shrimp while looking at the ocean. The staff was friendly and professional. The tropical drinks were delicious and potent...I took a nice long nap on the beach after a few rum punches!

Date of visit: March 2015
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