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El Rincon Del Sabor

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Seafood, Caribbean, Puerto Rican, Latin
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263 Calle Fernandez Garcia, Luquillo 00773-2222, Puerto Rico
+1 787-556-9760
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3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Mon - Tue 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thu - Fri 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Sat - Sun 3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Highly rated and lives up to its reviews. Run by a couple and their son this is a gem of a restaurant and is a true local experience. The red snapper with creole sauce was amazing. The owner ended up giving my girlfriend a coquí necklace as it was her birthday! Would go back in a heartbeat.

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Thank Jonathan H
South Burlington, Vermont
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Delicious red snapper in creole sauce, although the sauce was a thick tomato and not what I would call Creole. Owner waited on us and was warm and friendly. We would go back gladly.

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Thank Carol W
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 29, 2016 via mobile

Family owned restaurant, the owner received you with a big smile, the flavors are amazing. We will definitely visit again. Great service😊

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Thank tanyri
Gainesville, Florida
1 review
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2016

My husband and I had a wonderful time at El Rincon Del Sabor! Our evening began with a warm, personal greeting from Luis (the owner) and continued with a viewing of a DVD that provided an overview of Peurto Rico as we waited on our food that was being prepared by Luis's wife. Once our food arrived, we were amazed... More 

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2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 7, 2016 via mobile

Family owned & operated, you ring the doorbell to get in. Also has a souvenir store. Excellent service and food

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Thank Tara C
Wisconsin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 12, 2016 via mobile

We read the reviews for this place, so we decided to try. Very good food. The shrimp mofongo was excellent as well as the snapper. The sangria was fantastic as well! Very warm reception from the owner. Excellent service!

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Thank MjRose512
New York City, New York
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 27, 2016 via mobile

When our family of eight entered El Rincon we did not imagine the treat that lied ahead. Our experience began with a warm smile and a heartfelt "Bienvenidos extended by Luis (the restaurant owner). The food was indescribable. Our collective meal included appetizing chicken wings, fish/beef dumplings, chicken mofongo grilled chuletas, shrimp creole, arroz y gondolas and more. It was... More 

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Toms River, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 19, 2016 via mobile

We found this restaurant on trip advisor and decided to try it. The owner is wonderful and very friendly. We all had something different and it was delicious. I had the red snapper in creole sauce and highly recommend it. The food is fresh and the atmosphere is friendly. The prices seemed in line with other restaurants of its type... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 9, 2016 via mobile

Nestled in a residential neighborhood this restaurant is worth the search. The owner is welcoming and makes you feel at ease the moment you walk in. We ordered three seafood dishes and his wife (the chef) created a vegetarian dish for one person in our party. The creole sauce on 3 of the dishes was flavorful and complemented the meals... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 28, 2016 via mobile

The food was amazing! Fried chicken wings, shrimp cocktail, lobster mofongo, porterhouse steak, mahi mahi....delicious. But, the most enjoyable part of the evening was meeting and speaking with the owner. He is just lovely and has so much knowledge about Puerto Rico. It was a wonderful dinner...very authentic...my husband said best rice and beans he has ever had....such a nice... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$10 - $24
Cuisine
Seafood, Caribbean, Puerto Rican, Latin
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Accepts Discover, Delivery, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 263 Calle Fernandez Garcia, Luquillo 00773-2222, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  Luquillo
  • Phone Number: +1 787-556-9760
Description
Excellent Restaurant and Souvenirs Shop near Luquillo beach, Sea food Specialties lobster, shrimp and much more! And local food, rice & beans Mofongo, all kind of drinks, beers Pina colada and more! We open daily.For groups 10 o more persons recomendamos call before for reservation.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?