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Jose Enrique

176 Calle Duffaut, San Juan, Puerto Rico
+1 787-725-3518
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good12%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“crab appetizer” (15 reviews)
“beef stew” (30 reviews)
“yellowtail” (13 reviews)
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Caribbean, Latin, Seafood, Spanish, Puerto Rican, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
176 Calle Duffaut, San Juan, Puerto Rico
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1 - 10 of 833 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Sampled 3 appetizers and 3 entrees. All amazingly good. Branzino was my favorite. Complex flavors just awesome!

Thank Judy S
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We left PR right before the Hurricanes hit last year and JE is one of our favorites! The food is fantastic (oh how I don't like to see them erase something off the menu board because it sold out!) but always great starters and entrees...More

Thank kimberlydburton
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This James Beard semi finalist never disappoints. During previous visits to San Juan, I've learned that the food is well worth the sometimes long wait. But a good trick of you want to experience the fabulousness without a wait is to go for lunch on...More

Thank Kristina R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Located at La Placita de Santurce, this jewel offers one of the best dinning experiences in PR. Local fresh ingredients, delicious seafood, excellent PuertoRican cuisine, friendly casual service and much more. Classic salsa music on the bacground to keep the setting in perspective. No reservations...More

1  Thank TurpialdelSur
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I nearly walked past the pink building. Although I had been told there was no sign I had forgotten. I went early to avoid the crowds and was really impressed with the food. I had a skirt steak which was the best skirt steak I...More

Thank Gail F
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

AMAZING FOOD. From start to finish. OMG the Snapper My husband and I are major foodies so we shared everything so we got the best of both worlds. For appetizer we shared the smoked sausage (chorizo) and scallops (over a bed of sautéed veggies with...More

Thank Elana S
Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

This chef has a way of making simple ingredients taste extraordinary. That fried snapper with the papaya chutney is the best youll try in the island. The restaurant is at la Placita, a colorful food market. Youll feel like your walking into somebody’s house when...More

Thank Brady M
Reviewed 10 February 2018

Thank you so much for an incredible evening. A wonderful mix of new -to-us food and genuine hospitality. You made us feel like we were welcome guests in your home. Thank you.

Thank Fred T
Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

We stopped here based on a recommendation from a local. Walked right past the pink “house” until someone pointed us in the right direction. So glad we made it. Food was absolutely delicious and the service was friendly and helpful.

Thank 467kristia
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

Very happy to see Jose Enrique survived Maria. Food is still amazing. Make sure to go early and try the crab on bacalao appetizer ( it sold out by 7:15 last night). Tables are close and music is loud making a fun convivial atmosphere conducive...More

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James M
16 March 2017|
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Response from fancipoet | Reviewed this property |
Moderate pricing. Dinner for two with appetizer and drink about 100. You could bring the bill down by not ordering appetizer.
13 January 2016|
Response from taniaskein | Reviewed this property |
Tue - Fri :: 11:30 am till closing Sat :: 6:30 pm till closing Sun & Mon :: closed
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 176 Calle Duffaut, San Juan, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  San Juan
  • Phone Number: +1 787-725-3518
Located in the Placita de Santurce, the local farmers' market in the heart of San Juan and a very popular Friday night hangout among the locals.
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