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Playa Papaya

Ave Isla Verde | 5757 Ocean Tower Condo, Carolina 00979, Puerto Rico
+1 787-399-1007
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good29%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible8%
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“brunch” (11 reviews)
“acai bowl” (21 reviews)
“wraps” (15 reviews)
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Cafe, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Ave Isla Verde | 5757 Ocean Tower Condo, Carolina 00979, Puerto Rico
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ate breakfast here one morning, was fresh and healthy and coffee was probably the best i had in Puerto Rico. Service was also very good . Would go again.

Thank Christos66
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Not bad, but nothing out of the ordinary. Healthy-ish breakfasts were good... Presentation-4/5 taste-4/5 price 3/5 service-3/5 (they were understaffed so it took forever for the waitress to bring your food) other than that, the place was clean, decorated and the vibe was welcoming...

Thank cassandra_plaza
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a tasty breakfast in the small patio, as it was nicer than the inside room. Wonderful oatmeal and great omelette on veggies plus a flavoury smoothie and a hot white coffee, all food and drinks were ok as well as the service. Price...More

Thank F P
Reviewed August 3, 2017 via mobile

I will have to say that Playa Papaya is a nice small place to have a good cafe and a healthy breakfast. Is an small place design with the tourist in mind but very friendly to locals. Prices are a little high but portions are...More

Thank Evaristo M
Reviewed August 2, 2017

I usually stay in the Isla Verde area when visiting San Juan. I have had breakfast at many of the restaurants in the area. I think that Playa Papaya is the best. Their ingredients are fresh. That makes a huge difference in the taste of...More

Thank David T
Reviewed August 1, 2017

Eat breakfast there several times during our 1 week vaca...10 minute walk from intercontinental. My kids loved the smoothies. Salmon on bagel with avocado was awesome! Average price for the area. Don't go if you are in a rush, they open at 8 and by...More

Thank peterlmota
Reviewed July 30, 2017 via mobile

After long flights and a late night of drinking at water beach club we woke up with "never drinking again" type of hangovers haha. We desperately needed good strong coffee! We stumbled into Playa Papaya hoping for decent local coffee. We walked in while they...More

Thank ZachfromOKC
Reviewed July 25, 2017

Fresh and healthy selections. I couldn't get away from the acai bowls but everything that came out of the kitchen made me want to reconsider my selection.

Thank gringa45
Reviewed July 24, 2017 via mobile

A jewel in Isla Verde, near the beach and five star hotels. The best french toasts and omelets. Great service and a pet friendly staff. Looking forward to visit Playa Papaya again and try everything on the menu. Highly recommended.

Thank --MaFerCR--
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Reviewed July 4, 2017 via mobile

Great service, fruit salad...the best in long time, Zoila Fernanda one of the waiters sweet, charming, will make you feel at home. Will go back, highly recommend.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$3 - $10
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ave Isla Verde | 5757 Ocean Tower Condo, Carolina 00979, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  Carolina
  • Phone Number: +1 787-399-1007
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The healthiest place to eat breakfast and have lunch in Puerto Rico. Smoothies, juices, and mouth watering breakfast and lunch daily specials.
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