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El Eden

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Seafood, Puerto Rican, Caribbean, Mediterranean
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836 SardinasCulebra, 00775, Puerto Rico, 00775, Puerto Rico
+1 787-742-0509
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09:00 - 21:00
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Vega Alta, Puerto Rico
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36 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just perfect!!! We are seafood lovers and the grill lobster was awesome. We also tried mussels and rissotto and both were excellent but lobster still my favorite. Make reservations (highly recommended). This place was great, no one is rushing you. You go to the cava and select your own wine. Enjoy!!!

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Thank Sandcroc
San Juan, Puerto Rico
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lobster was dry, no choice for any complement, limited bar, Service was ok, not coming again! Over price!

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Thank williky1
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The quality of the food is very good. However, the service is awful. It seems that unless you know the owners or you are from Spain, they don't care about you. Culebras is a small island where life is slow. Nonetheless, this was slower than slow.

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Thank PirinPompin
Austin, Texas
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This local restaurant is 'reservations only' because it is open maybe 2 or 3 days per week, but it has exceptionally fresh and delicious food so be sure to call ahead before you fly to Culebra.

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Dallas, Texas
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262 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 117 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had the skirt steak with risotto. Steak was fatty and greasy. We had great skirt steaks at 2 other places on Culebra. The risotto was gummy and clumpy-I wish I had gotten the rice and beans. Husband had the soup special. It was basically a bean soup, and it was very good. One kid ordered pasta with red sauce-nothing... More 

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Pleasanton, California
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190 reviews
130 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016

We went there with a couple of friend for dinner. It has a cozy ambiance. We ordered mussels as an appetizer and seafood pasta. The plates are huge!. One of our friends ordered the fish of the day but unfortunately it was overcooked. Overall we had a good dinner time and we will go back in our next visit to... More 

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Thank Viajerosen
Washington
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37 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016

I loved the ambiance here! The local artwork was gorgeous and the way the place was decorated made eating there a good experience. We were not very hungry, so we just ordered small sides of the lobster risotto and it was fantastic! The owner was very friendly and told us about the local artist when she saw me looking at... More 

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Orocovis, null, United States
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016

When I went, i didnt know what to expect. In terms of food and drinks: quality, quantity, taste, everything was great. Where they fault a little is in the service. We were a big group, and my half of the table did not hear the server or specials, beacuase she was on the other side, i called her to my... More 

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Thank Roberto T
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19 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Went on a family celebration, food was awesome, dessert was even better (budin). Owners and crew always taking care of the customers.

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Thank Rene775
Ponce, Puerto Rico
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69 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

Must go for at least a night when you are in Culebra , and problably you will go again The service was very good, The owner will go with you thru the menu Th menu is excellent Food is fresh including salads, Lobster is fresh, and very well cook. The linguinni with scallops,mussels,schrimps is huge plate for 2 . Very... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood, Puerto Rican, Caribbean, Mediterranean
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 21:00
Monday
09:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 21:00
Thursday
09:00 - 21:00
Friday
09:00 - 21:00
Saturday
09:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 836 SardinasCulebra, 00775, Puerto Rico, 00775, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  Culebra
  • Phone Number: +1 787-742-0509

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