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Olas y Arena Restaurant

Caribbean, Latin, Puerto Rican, Seafood
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Carr 466 Km. 8.3 Bo Bojucas, Isabela 00662, Puerto Rico
1-787-872-7915
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Daytona Beach, United States
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22 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016

I have been a customer for over 15 years, always returning due to the views and thinking one day they will get it right. I have grown gray hair..waiting. Poor quality of food at high prices. The only thing worth something here is a cold Heineken and the views. Period.

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Thank Ellen R
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2016

Great service, good food, variety of dishes.. Ocean front dining in a comfortable and relaxing setting.

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Thank Isa S
Isabela, Puerto Rico
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2016

We've been here multiple times and always pleased. First experience was a corporate function with ~20 guests. Ivelisse and Jonathan were amazing to throughout the planning and made sure we were taken care of the night of the event. Could not have turned out any better. The wife and I have returned for casual dining during lunch and dinner. Lunch... More 

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Seal Beach, California
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25 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2016

I stopped by this restaurant 2 weeks ago for old time memories..It was between lunch and dinner..They were very accommodating and changing shifts..The view was as beautiful as I remember but the prices were rather high..I decided on an appetizer..The fresh made fried calamari was excellent..not heavy and breaded but light and delicious..The sauce and plate garnishing was lovely..I asked... More 

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Thank surfside2015
Trujillo Alto, Puerto Rico
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2016 via mobile

We were staying at the Parador villas del Mar Hau and since the restaurant is right in the Parador we decided to give it a try. The food here was GREAT and the prices I found them decent. The wait was a little too much, but other than that the restaurant is fantastic. It has a wonderful view and the... More 

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Thank Lienith M
Cornville, Arizona
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77 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2016

One of our favorite restaurants. churrascco was excellent and we can highly recommend the sampler. The drinks well made, the service good and the prices fair. The view and ambiance EXCELLENT!

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Thank Obogle
Boston, Massachusetts
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33 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2016

This restaurant is in Parador Villas del Mar Hau. We paid $5/day to use the private beach at the Villas, and the restaurant there is perfect to grab some lunch. Their drinks were good and we liked our food too. Beautiful views!

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Thank Poiuy_Qaz
New York City, New York
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17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2016

While searching for a restaurant to have lunch at in Isabella, a police officer recommended we try Olas y Arena. It took us some time to find as we were at the Plaza in Isabella and we had vague directions. When we found the restaurant, we were surprised to see that it was part of Parador Villas Mar Hau. The... More 

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Homestead, Florida
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5 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2016

Conveniently located on the premises of Parador Villas Del Mar Hau. I had breakfast, lunch and dinner while staying at the Parador. Very good and friendly staff.

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Thank Bren913
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54 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2015 via mobile

We went dor dinner. We ate some chillos with tostones. The food was very good but we had to wait more than an hour and the restaurant was empty.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Caribbean, Latin, Puerto Rican, Seafood
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carr 466 Km. 8.3 Bo Bojucas, Isabela 00662, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  Isabela
  • Phone Number: 1-787-872-7915

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