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Richie's Cafe

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Caribbean, Latin, Seafood, Puerto Rican, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly
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Carr# 968 Km. 2.0 | Next to the Rio Mar Wyndham Grand Resort, Rio Grande 00745, Puerto Rico
+1 787-887-1435
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Boston, Massachusetts
1 review
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The first time we went was for an event and have visited every time we go to Puerto Rico since. We have spent 2 Thanksgivings there and have always had great service from Mark and Liam (she's a great singer too). We are very excited to be returning in a few weeks and can't wait to enjoy a meal and... More 

Thank mullarke
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had dinner here our first night Puerto Rico!! I had the Filet it was cooked to perfection. My wife had the Skirt Steak and she really enjoyed it. We couldn't really enjoy the view so we decided to return for lunch the following day. The view was absolutely stunning looking over the Rio Mar golf course and the ocean!... More 

Thank ncramsey83
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The experience started with the hotel attendant giving us a spectacular review of the restaurant. He said it was very good, affordable, authentic Puerto Rican cuisine. So our expectations were high. The staff were polite but the service was slow. The best tasting dish was the red beans and rice, which was a side item. Our group had the Mofongo... More 

Thank Michael T
Burtonsville, Maryland, United States
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231 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Open air and wonderful view, this is a good spot to eat. I had the Red Snapper stuffed with Conch - fried to perfection and every bite juicy and tasty. Great presentation. The rice was moist and delicious. Mofongo here is good and a variety of choices. The appetizers were Chorizo al Vino, not spicy and a sweet sauce. The... More 

Thank Lee P
McMinnville, Tennessee
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We arrived at the resort about 6 and were ready to have dinner. Richie's has a free shuttle from the hotel. The views were amazing as it got dark. The food was reasonable and good.

Thank Teresa K
Holyoke, Colorado
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39 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Go before sunset to see a great view of the ocean and surrounding area. The food was good but prices are a bit high based on portions. The staff was very friendly and helpful with the menu. The menu is traditional local meals as well as some mainland US food - pasta, salad,... Adult drinks are well made. The seating... More 

Thank Patrick L
1 review
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fresh delicious and awesome we really enjoyed everything about the restaurant the kindest people you ever want to meet in the restaurant business

Thank Artie B
Boston, Massachusetts
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed our waiter Mark and his menu suggestions. Although cheeseburgers are not his favorite, it was still great!😜

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Gorham, Maine
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3 reviews
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

We had the most amazing time at your place today. Mark was hilarious and made our lunch a part of our trip we will never forget. The food was beyond good. The absolute best Mofongo ever!!!! Especially with the conch. The skirt steak was delicious also and we took Mark's advice and had the flan for dessert. Truly a gem... More 

Thank Dan P
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Reviewed 16 April 2017

We went hoping for a sunset but it had been rainy so no luck. Note that wet tile floors are very slippery. Raised roof, open air. Food was good but high for what we got. whole snapper and pinepple dishes were good (but shrimp jacked the price $10 more than chicken!). skirt steak was over done and inedible, they removed... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Caribbean, Latin, Seafood, Puerto Rican, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carr# 968 Km. 2.0 | Next to the Rio Mar Wyndham Grand Resort, Rio Grande 00745, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  Rio Grande
  • Phone Number: +1 787-887-1435
Richie's Cafe, has one of natures most breathtaking views. Richie's Cafe is set high a top mountain overlooking the greens of the Rio Mar Wyndham Grand Resort golf course straight out to the crystal clear Atlantic Ocean with a side view of the United States only national rain forest, El Yunque.
Richie's Cafe, has two open air dining with a bar. Serving Caribbean cuisine while overlooking a Spectacular view of the Atlantic Ocean and surrounding Resorts. An establishment focused on serving great food with polished service and long list of wines and beverages, all while still serving the best local dishes with the friendly type of hospitality one would expect to find on the island of enchantment, Puerto Rico.
With a hand picked culinary staff.

We are proud to to offer you what we know to be the most complete evening of dining and leisure on the island.

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