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El Taino

Caribbean, Spanish, Puerto Rican
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146 Lyell Ave, Rochester, NY 14608-1315
(585) 454-6522
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Mon - Sat 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Rochester, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2012

Awesome, authentic Puerto Rican food. The best empanadas, rellenos, alcapurrias, etc. etc. in town! And if you don't know what it is, the prices are so reasonable you'll just have to try it! Everyone is super friendly, and the restaurant is spacious and very clean. Most of the time I just buy a bag full of food to go, for... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2010

Great Puerto Rican food, but ina bad location.

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Rochester, NY
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2009

Fantastic food, super friendly service, great variety and value

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2007

Great Puerto Rican Food. Not my favorite cuisine but good for that. Havent been in years though.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$10 - $15
Caribbean, Spanish, Puerto Rican
Open Hours
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 146 Lyell Ave, Rochester, NY 14608-1315
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Rochester
  • Phone Number: (585) 454-6522

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?