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Platos Restaurant & Bar

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$$ - $$$
Caribbean, Latin, Bar, Seafood, Spanish, Puerto Rican, Pub
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2 Rosa Street | Coral By The Sea Hotel, Carolina 00979, Puerto Rico
+1 787-791-7474
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Today
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Mon - Wed 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thu 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 2:00 am
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Manchester, New Hampshire
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149 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Platos serves tasty food to a mix of tourists from the resorts as well as local residents. There was a big birthday party going on at one end of the restaurant so we were treated to a saxophonist and singer while we ate. They are famous for mofongo, but we had a Pequeno Jibarito appetizer and the Paella Valenciana. Both... More 

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37 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

It was a Sunday night and we wanted to venture into Old San Juan to see the night life but our hotel concierge informed us most places close around 10pm and it was already after 8pm. He recommended Platos in Isla Verde which was within walking distance from our hotel. Our waitress, Stephanie, was very friendly and was helpful in... More 

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Sedona, Arizona
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240 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visiting from the continental, Our Hotel recommended and they were spot on. Great local vibe and food for sure! Sangria & mofongo? (Plantain mash) with skirt steak was very good and unique. Very good service and prices. Overall very good and would recommend and return ourselves

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Thank Arloredrock
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3 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's not the most authentic puerto rican cuisine, however the service was very good. The server was polite and knowledgeable about the menu. We decided to go here because it was very close to our hotel. A little pricey and the food was ok. we ordered two white sangrias- great! mofongo- steak- it was a little dry but garlic sauce... More 

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Thank Martha S
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

the food, atmosphere, service and especially the food are top notch. josh did a great job explaining the menu and serving our delightful dinner. this was definitely a high point during our stay in puerto rico. the kiosks and roadside stands operated by the locals also delivered great food. we will return.

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Thank uconn1976
Albany, New York
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came upon this restaurant only because the place we picked out to dine at was closed. What a great place! Our waiter Josh was very nice. We had Sangria and shared an appetizer. My husband got the Skirt Steak and I got the stuffed chicken breast wrapped in bacon. Both meals were very good.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful coconut sangria, the skirt steak empanada appetizer was great and the chicken breast stuffed with plaintain and wrapped with bacon was fantastic and the chocolate cake was to die for! My hubby says it was the best meal he has had in a long time! Great service and nice ambiance as well!

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Thank PAULA C
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22 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The outside of this place is very decorated but once you step inside it's more elegant looking and has some beautiful art. The food was delicious!!! The price is a little high but definitely worth it. The staff was okay didn't really converse much, just checked on us a couple of times. The waiter messed up one order so by... More 

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Thank Andrea J
Boxford, Massachusetts
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great local place to experience true Puerto Rican Cuisine. Very affordable, very friendly staff. Recommended by RAY the incredible bell hop/ doorman at the Intercontinental San Juan, another great place.

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Thank Peter H
New York City, New York
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A woman at the front desk of Embassy Suites suggested that we try this restaurant. I'm so glad she did. The trifongo was amazing! The service is a bit slow and our waitress forgot to bring us something we asked for. Other than that, my salmon w/pineapple and mango salsa was delish. We went back on our last day to... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Caribbean, Latin, Bar, Seafood, Spanish, Puerto Rican, Pub
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar scene, Romantic, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Rosa Street | Coral By The Sea Hotel, Carolina 00979, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  Carolina
  • Phone Number: +1 787-791-7474
  • This restaurant is at Coral by the Sea Hotel
Description
The true taste of Puertorican food! Come and enjoy a piece of Puerto Rico with our variety of dishes. Mofongos, Angus Beef, Seafood, Paellas, Pasta and much more. Your favorite drink awaits for you at our bar. Also you can try our house drinks, sangrias and more. By the glass or a bottle, you will find your favorite wine at Platos Restaurant in Isla Verde. Red, Sparkling, Rosé or White, we have it

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