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Tasca El Pescador

178 Calle dos Hermanos, San Juan 00907-3008, Puerto Rico
+1 787-721-0995
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Overview
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“fresh seafood” (14 reviews)
“red snapper” (10 reviews)
Closed
All hours
CUISINES
Caribbean, Latin, Seafood, Puerto Rican, Spanish
PRICE
$$ - $$$
DETAILS
178 Calle dos Hermanos, San Juan 00907-3008, Puerto Rico
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1 - 10 of 133 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

My wife and I had the whole grilled snapper. Very fresh and well-prepared. Served with salad and side of your choice.

Thank Paul L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a cute small restaurant in an area of bars and restaurants. Most of the area establishments seem to have a local clientele. They do not appear in the guidebooks, this one does. The fish, displayed on ice, looked very fresh. We opted for...More

Thank geebeer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have wonderful lobster and king carb legs ! Go Thursday to Sunday when the action and the music is all around la placate

Thank Morape
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent seafood in an Old San Juan setting. Don't miss this culinary delight Very small establishment with excellent service

Thank John V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Everything was out of this world! Frescura (freshness) y sabor (and flavor), puedes escoger tu pescado fresco y la salsa (you could choose your fresh fish and the sauce) we had fried fish with garlic and it was amazing (pedimos pescado frito con ajo y...More

Thank jessicaopp
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

If you visit San Juan do not miss this place. Come on Friday 7 pm, enjoy one of the best food in Puerto Rico, then walk into the Placita have some drinks and dance salsa until you drop dead. Do no drive back, since you...More

Thank Manuel C
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Located in the famous Placita de Santurce, I would only go there during the day because the lack of parking and how crowded the area can be. Now they have valet parking, but at night it can still be a nightmare, so go by Uber....More

Thank Manuelq57
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed fresh seafood for reasonable prices. Fresh tuna Lobster Octopus All tasted differently so the chef knows how to cook. Really juicy and fresh taste. The restaurant is opposite a market hall and in a very nice area. Service was good as well. Paid 90$...More

Thank tkwetina
Reviewed 1 April 2017

We haphazardly ended up in this restaurant after walking by the tables and seeing a pyramid of squid ink rice. It was really good food at a fair price. Fresh whole fried fish is the ticket. The fried sardines were great. The shining star, however,...More

Thank Scottford
Reviewed 1 April 2017

the server must have been waiting on fifty tables as everything took forever to accomplish. We put our name in for a table and waited about 15-20 minutes. When a table was free outside we sat at it in case someone else just walking by...More

Thank PatootB
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Caribbean, Latin, Seafood, Puerto Rican, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 21:30
Thursday
12:00 - 21:30
Friday
12:00 - 21:30
Saturday
12:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 178 Calle dos Hermanos, San Juan 00907-3008, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  San Juan
  • Phone Number: +1 787-721-0995
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Description
Was recommended in Fodor's San Juan, in Santurce section