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Cafe Tomas - CLOSED

56 Calle Isabel, Ponce 00730-3720, Puerto Rico
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good35%
  • Average16%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible13%
26 Dec 2013
“Great puertorican food!”
24 May 2013
“Delicious surprise!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Caribbean, Latin, Spanish, Puerto Rican, Vegetarian Friendly
56 Calle Isabel, Ponce 00730-3720, Puerto Rico
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Reviewed 26 December 2013 via mobile

We were recommended to this restaurant by family members that have been here before. The food was wonderful, Fresh ingredients, wonderful service and reasonable prices. We got to meet the owners who are wonderful people. I highly recommend this restaurant. Great for breakfast, lunch or...More

Thank Deleon591
Reviewed 24 May 2013 via mobile

Our hotel recommended Cafe Tomas. We were following their directions and ended up in the cafeteria part of the restaurant, "Tompy Cafeteria." Turns out "Cafe Tomas," the sit down part, was right around the corner and was closed down, empty. The cafeteria was very basic,...More

Thank xoamyhope
Reviewed 30 March 2013

Besides the limited menu, it was not very clean. The food was good and well priced, but I would not return.

Thank Heizzoli
Reviewed 28 March 2013 via mobile

If you are looking for a good mofongo this is a good place to go to in Ponce, Puerto Rico. It is a typical restaurant in Puerto Rico, you should expect slower service than in the states and you never call ahead to order. You...More

Thank cderby
Reviewed 12 March 2013

Late night dinner – atmosphere OK, café like (matches the name) – best fish meal in PR – waiter directed us toward fresh – preparation was excellent – good service. We opted for this place over the local recommendation for our 1st night. Glad we...More

Thank OldVacationer
Reviewed 8 March 2013

Looking for a Saturday lunch, we were referred to Tomas by the Ponce tourism office. Less than 50% of the tables were filled, but the service was still terrible-- long wait for the order to be taken and even longer for food to arrive. We...More

Thank Paul306
Reviewed 19 February 2013

There are two parts to this place, a cafeteria line and a sit-down restaurant. We ducked into the cafeteria to avoid a sudden rainstorm and got a quick lunch for about $6/person. Expect Puerto Rican everyday food like pork, rice, chicken, bacalao and tostones in...More

Thank JennyBees
Reviewed 27 January 2013 via mobile

We originally landed on "Las Tias" but they couldn't acomadate our party so then we just kinda ended up here and didn't regret it one bit very nice place I will definitely come back.

1  Thank shortyaa3
Reviewed 29 December 2012

Went here on a Friday night. Had not been able to get into other locations. Followed another group carrying tour book looking for someplace open. There is nothing fancy about this place. A number of locals eating here - a good sign. Entres are ordered...More

Thank roadrun50
Reviewed 30 November 2012

Although Cafe Tomas is worth a visit, it certainly is not worth more than one. You might want to save your meal there for a Sunday when the restaurants and the town of Ponce itself virtually shut down, which is why we found ourselves eating...More

Thank LaxMom39
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  • Address: 56 Calle Isabel, Ponce 00730-3720, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  Ponce
  • Phone Number: 840-1965
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