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Cafe Cuatro Sombras

Recinto Sur #259, San Juan 00902, Puerto Rico
+1 787-724-7145
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Overview
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“guava butter” (34 reviews)
“sandwiches” (67 reviews)
“panini” (19 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Cafe, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
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DETAILS
Recinto Sur #259, San Juan 00902, Puerto Rico
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1 - 10 of 585 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

The only reason that this place isn't getting a 5 star rating is the fact that they do not have wifi. This is an urban modern, "specialist barista" type of joint with many places to sit. So not having internet seems odd and deters a...More

Thank Jan R
Reviewed 2 days ago

We stopped at a few coffee shops in Puerto Rico to try and this was my favorite one. I had a mocha and thought the balance of espresso and chocolate was perfect.

Thank TaraDavidColumbia_MD
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great place to be and have great local PR coffee!!! I did not eat but they have sandwiches and snacks. They have an open patio inside the shop which is good for big groups. Two thumbs up because they're open until late!

Thank David H
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Quattro Sombras coffee roasters. Grow and roast and sell their own coffee in PR. Charlie is the person that helps you. What a great personality The chicken salad is superb! Coffee is NATURALLY great!! Buy some to take home. The price is reasonable. $27. For...More

Thank tom4651
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Located in the front of the old US Courthouse and Post Office, this place is smack in the middle of a busy thoroughfare of tourists and locals, so it tends to be pretty crowded all day. This means that, at times, getting a table or...More

Thank Manuelq57
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

This is a family owned cafe featuring locally grown and owner roasted coffee. Featured on a foodie tour of Old San Juan. Melt-in-your-mouth croissant washed down with a macchiato. Heaven!

Thank MicheleVACA
Reviewed 18 April 2017

This place had very good lattes, however they were fairly expensive. We had great homemade guava butter on a toastada for breakfast.

Thank PC2L
Reviewed 15 April 2017

We were strolling down Calle Recinto Sur after dinner for, what we were assured was, the best coffee in old San Juan. I got a mocha and my wife had a latte, and the coffee was simply brilliant. It is a nice setting and had...More

Thank crszczub
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

But slightly stressed staff. If coffee is the main purpose, then try Cafe Don Ruiz instead. Nice bakery.

Thank jesperzac
Reviewed 14 April 2017

We had a breakfast sandwich with homemade guava butter. My husband had what he said was great Puerto Rican coffee. I had lovely hibiscus iced tea. It's a small cafe but worth stopping in.

Thank Susan L
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rubiicela
Could you comment on the breakfast food items served here...sounds delicious...thank you!
16 July 2015|
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Response from Lynn M | Reviewed this property |
More lunch in the morning than breakfast. Not a lot of eggs and bacon. But the sandwiches are fresh and good. And there are sweets.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$3 - US$15
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Seating, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 21:00
Monday
07:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 20:00
Thursday
07:00 - 20:00
Friday
07:00 - 20:00
Saturday
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Recinto Sur #259, San Juan 00902, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  San Juan
  • Phone Number: +1 787-724-7145
  • E-mail
Description
Coffee Shop, Single Origin Coffee, Restauratnt