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El Resuelve

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Caribbean, Latin, Spanish, Puerto Rican
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Carretera 997, Km 1, Hm 0, 00765, Puerto Rico
+1 787-741-1427
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I've been coming to Vieques for over twenty years and El Resuelve is a must visit every trip. I highly recommend the rice and beans, arepas, and pastelillos.

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Thank Bram V
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The empanadas alone are a reason to go to El Resuelve. The other food is a fine example of simple, delicious Puerto Rican food. Sit outside and soak up the authentic viequense atmosphere.

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1 Thank Gregory H
San Juan, Puerto Rico
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300 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a typical viequense bar where you order food and sit outside or at the bar itself. Always stop there on the way to the beach for 'pastelillos' to take with me for lunch. All sorts of fillings, chicken, meat, crab, pizza, whatever is your craving. Two pastelillos at the beach and a cold beer is more than enough.... More 

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1 Thank Alfredo8074
brooklyn, ny
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome pastelles empanadas reinos. All fresh with many varieties to choose from. The perfect on the go snack for the beach of the ride home.

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Thank bklyn550
Jackson, Mississippi
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

This place offers mainly Puerto Rican style food. The food is just average, but the rice with masita was the best among what they offered. The environment is not elegant but ok for a cheap eat. The attention is also ok.

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Thank PandaMD
PR
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017

These are the best seafood empanadillas at Vieques. Place not too nice and closes early (6:00 pm) but a must when at Vieques

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Thank D B
Ozark, Missouri
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Empanada was very tasty. It is a bar but doesn't really feel like it. We took a nice break here. Friendly staff as well.

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Thank redtravels2015
California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2016

Off the beaten path on the road to Esperanza this locals joint draws a steady stream of cars stopping for very local and frequently changing dishes of Puerto Rican food. Empanadas are king here and they have many versions quickly restocking them and popping them into containers under heat lamps. We saw a previous reviewer trash that concept. It's not... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

Great place! Good food. Its a bar and restaurant, but is family friendly. The restaurant has a variety of local food. Afordable prices.

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Thank stephcabret
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

Nice Food, Nice Price, Good Service. We order "Fricasé de Cabrito" Goat, and it was the best dinner we ate in Vieques. We tried Bilí and Bananas, places that we do not want to visit again, and this humble place, is better, by far, to those fancy restaurants I mentioned above. Thanks. Eng. Sosa

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Thank Ricky S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Caribbean, Latin, Spanish, Puerto Rican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carretera 997, Km 1, Hm 0, 00765, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  Isla de Vieques
  • Phone Number: +1 787-741-1427

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?