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Pura Vida

Certificate of Excellence
Caribbean, Latin, Seafood, Spanish, Puerto Rican
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295 Palmas Inn Way | Palmanova Plaza, Palmas del Mar, Humacao 00791, Puerto Rico
4:30 pm - 2:00 am
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Sun 4:30 pm - 12:00 am
Tue - Wed 4:30 pm - 12:00 am
Thu - Sat 4:30 pm - 2:00 am
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Winter Haven, Florida
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18 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

There are some places that get over looked because of your schedule when vacationing. Do not let this be one. The staff is amazing. Dante made sure that nothing was going to ruin our meal. He kept everything flowing and our glass full. Actually the entire staff did. The food was a definite shock. We ate near by and the... More 

Thank gperlman
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45 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Pura Vida has a tremendous and exquisite food...all that we eat there was superb in flavor. Drinks 2x1, nice glass amount, cold beers, great service. A lot of locals. Prices are excellent for what you eat, amount, flavors, it is a cozy place inside, they offer you chair and table outside, go at night for a better experienced. We like... More 

Thank Ricardo C
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food and service! We wanted local favorites amd that is what we got! Service staff made sure we enjoyed our food and experience.

Thank Angie G
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at the Whyndam and decided to eat in Pura Vida and we weren't disappointed. The food came fairly quick it was great!

Thank Luis T
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food was amazing! Our host Dante was wonderful. He was helpful with choosing the exact meal. The outdoor dining created a beautiful atmosphere.

Thank Amy19741995
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016 via mobile

This place is a hidden gem. Not only did the waiter/manager(Zachary) help us with our menu choices but when he found out it was our 25th wedding anniversary he insisted on doing shots with us (1 before dinner & 1 after) He led us in a Spanish toast and made us feel completely special. The entire wait staff was attentive... More 

Thank Jenniffer L
Jacksonville, Florida
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016 via mobile

When we arrived we were greeted by one of the owners. The menu has a great selection of food. The staff were amazing. Zach was our server and he was 5 stars. The food presentation was beautiful. I had the sea food mofongo and my husband had the snapper. We also had the civiche. Everything had great flavor and a... More 

Thank Newell M
Lowell, Massachusetts
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27 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016

We called an order for take out. The people were very nice and helpful. We were on our way back from an excursion and did not have the menu so we called them and they texted the menu to us. By the time we hit there everything was pack and ready at the time they said it would be. The... More 

Thank Brenda M
Charlotte, North Carolina
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016

Local flavors, limited menu, happy , friendly service. Great people watching location on the terrace of large plaza.

Thank Robin313
Sioux Falls, South Dakota
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2016 via mobile

Ate what they recommended and it was amazing!!!! Huge servings and Excellent service and guaranteed to like it! Not to mention the atmosphere at the palmas is awesome!

Thank karlesj

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Caribbean, Latin, Seafood, Spanish, Puerto Rican
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Large groups, Dining on a budget, Business meetings, Families with children, Bar scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
4:30 pm - 12:00 am
4:30 pm - 12:00 am
4:30 pm - 12:00 am
4:30 pm - 2:00 am
4:30 pm - 2:00 am
4:30 pm - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 295 Palmas Inn Way | Palmanova Plaza, Palmas del Mar, Humacao 00791, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  Humacao
  • Phone Number: 17879140316

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