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Don Jose Restaurant - CLOSED

Ave. Isla Verde 6375 Across From Hampton Inn, Carolina 00979, Puerto Rico
+1 787-253-1281
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good37%
  • Average19%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Jan 17, 2016
“very good.”
Jan 4, 2016
“Great Atmoshpere”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Caribbean, Latin, Spanish
Ave. Isla Verde 6375 Across From Hampton Inn, Carolina 00979, Puerto Rico
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Reviewed December 2, 2012

Great atmosphere the service was great . The food was awesome and delicious theres no better than this in carolina .It is open 24 hours & the prices are affordable . The monfongo with red sauce and fried pork rinds was my favorite along side...More

Thank TherealSick B
Reviewed November 25, 2012

With large resort hotels and fast food joints populating Isla Verde, we found Don Jose a welcome respite. Over several days we visited twice, once for breakfast and once for lunch, and were satisfied each time. Clean premises, good sized portions of local fare, friendly...More

Thank GV14218
Reviewed November 16, 2012 via mobile

As we were looking for a place to eat we decided to stop at Don Jose and we're glad we did, the service was great, the good was awesome and the beer was cold I look forward to going back during our stay in Carolina

Thank Ktp64
Reviewed November 6, 2012

This little cafe was very close to our hotel and I was excited to try it. We went in and sat, quickly ordered and then began to wait......and wait. There were three other people in the place and finally our waitress came back and apologized...More

Thank Rebekah R
jcarrasco, Owner at Don Jose Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded November 8, 2012

Hi Rebekak: I am so sorry to hear that your experience in our restaurant was not as pleasant as most of the people of all nationalities that visit Don Jose Restaurant. I apologize and appreciate your time letting me know through trip advisor about this....More

Reviewed November 3, 2012 via mobile

Our taxi driver suggested the restaurant as we were driving from the airport. We decided to give it a try for lunch as it was a short walk from our hotel. I would consider the restaurant itself a bit rustic. The menu consisted of local...More

Thank Tagman01
Reviewed October 26, 2012

After a long trip back from Fajardo to San Juan, I was looking forward to a hearty breakfast meal at this place. However, due to delay in getting to our hotel for the day, I had just missed the breakfast menu by the time I...More

Thank TabsterInc
Reviewed October 19, 2012

Was in PR for a quick trip and spent the last night in the Hampton Inn across the street from the restaurant. Needing my quick fix of rice and beans, I stopped here and was very pleasantly surprised. It was around 6 p.m., not crowded...More

Thank Rafael A
Reviewed August 23, 2012

We went right after checking into our hotel and went back 7 times (breakfast, lunch and dinner). Great food at diner prices and if you want the best service possible, ask for Edwin. Everyone is great but he is the epidemy of what exceptional customer...More

1  Thank oyorra36
Reviewed August 23, 2012

A group of us ate here on our first night in Isla Verde. The food is pretty good, reasonably priced for the area, and the staff was friendly. Good specials for breakfast, lunch and dinner. You can't be in a hurry if dining here. Service...More

Thank divavee1030
Reviewed August 9, 2012

We stayed at the Hampton and this restaurant was referred to us by the front desk. We ate dinner. The food was good and reasonably priced. My only qualm was the cerullos. I am puertorican and love cerullos (sweet corn fritters) but the ones served...More

Thank MrsPrisc
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ave. Isla Verde 6375 Across From Hampton Inn, Carolina 00979, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  Carolina
  • Phone Number: +1 787-253-1281
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Treat yourself to the Taste of the Puerto Rican cuisine. The new world cuisine of the Caribbean, with its emphasis on only the freshest ingredients and seasonings, offers an exciting blend of taste sensations. Puerto Rican cuisine has been influenced by many culinary disciplines, including European, African, and Asian to name a few. Enjoy the taste of our original mashed plantain stuffed with shrimp or chicken or just our onion beef steak with rice and beams as a sample of our great variety of Puerto Rican dishes.
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