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Restaurante El Tenedor

$$ - $$$Latin, , Steakhouse
1 Calle Emilia Principe, Juncos 00777-3100, Puerto Rico
+1 787-734-6573
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Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good27%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“sirloin” (3 reviews)
“don julio” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Latin, Puerto Rican, Steakhouse, Caribbean, Wine Bar
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
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Value
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LOCATION
1 Calle Emilia Principe, Juncos 00777-3100, Puerto Rico
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11 - 20 of 45 reviews

Reviewed December 13, 2015 via mobile

Best Steaks in the region Best green and sweet plantains Excellent Spanish decor with a lot of history Spacious comfortable seating Friendly people. Good food and variety The best in Juncos Do not forget the skirt steak!!!

Thank uchype
Angel V, Public Relations Manager at Restaurante El Tenedor, responded to this reviewResponded January 6, 2016

The Skirt Steak is really that GOOD, isn't it? Thanks for your honest review. We will see you soon at El Tenedor. Have a great day.

Reviewed November 6, 2015

Best Skirts stake with Mamposteao Rice. Nice ambience, great service. You have to have a chance to go visit.

Thank Rachel B
Angel V, Public Relations Manager at Restaurante El Tenedor, responded to this reviewResponded November 9, 2015

Hello Rachel. We are glad that you liked our food and service. Thanks for the kind review and we would love to have you back. Have a nice day.

Reviewed October 18, 2015

We had the skirt steak and the filet mignon. Both of them were very good. The quality of the meat is superb. Sides and appetizers were very good also. We had for dessert the Flan and the 3 Leches cake. The Flan was very good,...More

Thank wlopez09
Angel V, Public Relations Manager at Restaurante El Tenedor, responded to this reviewResponded October 28, 2015

We are glad you liked our food and enjoyed your visit. Thanks for the kind words and we hope to see you soon.

Reviewed September 15, 2015

If you find yourself on the southern slopes of El Yunque, head for El tenedor in Juncos for the very best watering spot in miles around. Food is unpretentiously well prepared and non ostentationally delightful. They do steaks like steaks are meant to be done....More

1  Thank Federico L. B
Angel V, Public Relations Manager at Restaurante El Tenedor, responded to this reviewResponded September 16, 2015

Thanks for your business! We are glad you enjoyed the food in our restaurant. We would love to have you back. Have a nice day!

Reviewed August 30, 2015 via mobile

We used to come once in a while for almost 30 years , always returned looking for the great sirloin and large Tostones ... Things have change the tostones are still large but not a good , the sirloin let a lot to be desired...More

1  Thank Ana Mary A
Angel V, Public Relations Manager at Restaurante El Tenedor, responded to this reviewResponded September 16, 2015

Hello, Ana Mary. We are working hard to improve all aspects of the restaurant. We are sorry you had an unfortunate experience, and we are sure you will never have another one again. We would love to have you back another time. Thanks for the...More

Reviewed August 14, 2015

Amazing steak house. Loved everything about this place. Attentive staff. Steaks were cooked to everyone's liking. Steaks had that perfect sear with an amazing crust. Ice cold frosty mugs were served with each beer that was served, even the second ones too !! This is...More

Thank JP19473
Angel V, Public Relations Manager at Restaurante El Tenedor, responded to this reviewResponded September 18, 2015

Thank you for your kind review! We hope you come back to Puerto Rico soon! Have a nice day.

Reviewed July 8, 2015 via mobile

My famaly and i wanted to taste the food at El Tenedor Restaurant In Juncos.PR. I ordered there specialty, Shimp covered with Bacon on the flaming Fire done like a Sheescabo . Wowww i visited Hevan. The restaurants also has a Hystory since it was...More

Thank Luis A C
Reviewed June 24, 2015

I decided to go for dinner on a Friday night after many recommendations from fellow friends. The restaurant is located in the town of Juncos, about 30 minutes drive from San Juan. It has a lot of history but is under a new generation of...More

1  Thank GLMARTIN_PR
Reviewed March 26, 2015

Love the athmosphere of the restaurant. The Sirloin and the "Camarones al tenedor" were wonderful. The Manager/Owner personally took care of us. On Fridays, they have live music outside the restaurant which also has a bar and many chairs and tables under the moon light....More

Thank ydilme
Reviewed February 21, 2015

El Tenedor or The Fork, was a building that produced Rum, before my time. The town, 'Juncos' has grown up. Lot's of small houses with designer bars over the windows. They had aluminum vents or shutters before glass windows, and air conditioning around 1965 for...More

1  Thank 387indy
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$5 - $55
Cuisine
Latin, Puerto Rican, Steakhouse, Caribbean, Wine Bar
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Calle Emilia Principe, Juncos 00777-3100, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  Juncos
  • Phone Number: +1 787-734-6573
Description
Founded in 1974 by Julio Mantero. Our restaurant is located inside an antique distillery that operated from 1915 to 1942. El Tenedor has an amazing locale that boasts Scandinavian and Mediterranean architecture and is exquisitely decorated with antique objects. El Tenedor is the best Steakhouse in Puerto Rico. We offer the best meat, the best price and the best service all in an exclusive location.
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