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El Patio de Sam

102 Calle de San Sebastian, San Juan 00901-1198, Puerto Rico
+1 787-723-1149
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good36%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (46 reviews)
“mofongo” (52 reviews)
“cheese balls” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Caribbean, Latin, Bar, Puerto Rican, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
102 Calle de San Sebastian, San Juan 00901-1198, Puerto Rico
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Reviewed 1 week ago

What looks to be a small Cantina type restaurant....opens up inside to a great place for an excellent (or dinner?). Service was very good, but took a while to receive our orders...looks like favorite local place for Families. Food was excellent...and probably one of the...More

Thank Frisbe44
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great food, great service and great drinks! Homemade desserts were especially delicious. Also in a great location in San Juan with good prices.

Thank Bill B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent international restaurant with a Latin flavor touch. The service was excellent and the food was very rich in flavor and with excellent temperature. The place is a colonial building with a nice appearance and very well decorated. Good atmosphere with some soft relaxing music...More

Thank paquitin
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Delicious mofongo, prompt service, friendly waitress. This place made a terrific pina colada and had authentic cuisine.

Thank thelindseyann
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

We stopped for lunch and I can barely give an average rating. The food had barely any taste, the chicken meat had almost no hint of chicken in it, flat taste. And had watter drowning salad on my dish. The service was decent.

Thank Pecarius
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

Horrible service, we received the appetizer with the food 1:30 later. My granma cook better food than this restaurant.

Thank Jan C
Reviewed 12 May 2017

This was our first stop when we got to San Juan for our honeymoon. We sat at the bar and the bartender gave us "welcome to Puerto Rico" shots! I tried Monfungo (tranditional dish) here for the first time and it was SOOO good!!! Very...More

Thank Sara C
Reviewed 12 May 2017

This is a great place to have a meal if you're in the Old San Juan neighborhood! We came in at lunch time on a weekday, and things were kind of slow Our server was very polite and friendly and answered all of our questions...More

Thank Dez P
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Super hungry and looking for an authentic local experience, we popped in for lunch and was pleasantly surprised. Ordered Fish, Churrasco, mofungo, and pork. great food!!! great service. and nice garden terrace seating.

1  Thank coolgal500
Reviewed 9 April 2017

Their drink selection was just ok. Not a lot to pick from, but I guess part of that is being spoiled by all of the choices in the PNW. We did eat some mofongo there, which was decent. This is a great place to stop...More

Thank Denise V
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 102 Calle de San Sebastian, San Juan 00901-1198, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  San Juan
  • Phone Number: +1 787-723-1149
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