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Street Recinto Sur # 315 | #315, San Juan 00901, Puerto Rico
+1 787-289-2121
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good28%
  • Average17%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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“mofongo” (943 reviews)
“pork chop” (202 reviews)
“chuleta” (83 reviews)
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Caribbean, Latin, Spanish, Puerto Rican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Street Recinto Sur # 315 | #315, San Juan 00901, Puerto Rico
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We were pleasantly surprised that the food was so good as we had sampled many eating establishments throughout PR with bad experiences. The wait to get in was about 45 minutes and since there is not enough seating area we had to sit on a...More

Thank cvanwag
Reviewed 3 days ago

Raices is a tourist stop due to it's central location in Old San Juan. It is a welcome rest with lots of fun atmosphere, and a wide array of delicious offerings. I sampled the shrimp mofongo which consisted of a large mound of delicious traditional...More

Thank Maria F
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My first trip to Puerto Rico has made a lasting impression because this restaurant was my first experience with authentic Puerto Rican food. I was a bit nervous since I am used to German food. As we drove down the beautiful streets of Old San...More

Thank CarmeloGuzman
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

If your a daring eater and have a great palet for tasting herbs and sauces with garlic you will love this place but you need plently of time its supper busy and have to be hungry they serve industrial size serving just enjoy the gaor...More

Thank Joe M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place if you want to taste the real flavor of puertorrican food. Feel like you're in the "jibaros" time. Great mofongo, waitresses are nice. Prices are just right. Nothing fancy, just the right place at the right price for the right food.

Thank Frankie G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First time here and and totally love it. it was recommend by a local barber when I was getting a hair cut. service it’s good and good ambiance. Seating outside it’s great unless you prefer inside seating! I had the steak and onions Mofongo and...More

Thank 7YOLO
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant was highly recommended by the locals. Definitely meet the expectations. If you want a taste of puerto rican food. Thia is the place to go

Thank Ivan D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had lunch here during disaster relief work. This place came recommended and I was not disappointed. Nobody in my party of 4 had a complaint. The service was attentive and friendly, and relative to the rest of Puerto Rico's island time the service was fast....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My girl and I were walking around old San Juan right after arriving from NYC. As we were walking there was a beautiful lady with a beautiful typical dress and she asked us to come inside. So we did! Once inside the waitress came to...More

Thank stewart r
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I am originally from Puerto Rico so when I was returning from a cruise I had it on my mind to introduce my friends to some puertorrican signature dishes. The island is still a bit battered from the recent hurricane, but that did not interfere...More

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Bobby F
7 November 2017|
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Response from renecito2017 | Reviewed this property |
That answer will have to come from the restaurant itself. Some business are open for a while on Christmas day but with everything that has happened on the Island due to the storm.
Michelle A
11 May 2017|
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Response from gregg_friedman | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do. In Sept 2017 the cost is $6 for a small and $8 for a large stainless steel mug with Riaces logo.
29 January 2017|
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Response from unctompr | Reviewed this property |
They do not take reservations. If you plan on going during peak dining times, lunch or dinner, you most likely will have a wait. The outside waiting area has beautiful and unique tables made of wood as well as a wooden... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
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11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Street Recinto Sur # 315 | #315, San Juan 00901, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  San Juan
  • Phone Number: +1 787-289-2121
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