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La Estacion

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Caribbean, Latin, Seafood, Barbecue, Spanish, Puerto Rican, International, Contemporary
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Sate Road 987, km4-- Las Croabas | just past entrance to Hotel El Conquistador, Fajardo 00738, Puerto Rico
+1 787-863-4481
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Tuesday
Closed
Hours:
Thu - Mon 17:00 - 00:00
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Love the traditional food. I asked for the mofongo and loved it! Everyone speaking English fluently We had no reservation and waited about 30 minutes but it was worth

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Thank Aliuska A
Niagara Falls,
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4 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I think my kids would vote this the best meal they had during our visit to Puerto Rico and we had some good meals. Husband loved it too. Slow roasted chicken was tender and full of flavor, great sauce on the wings app, lobster sandwich and Mofango. Service was great and our waitress gave us the history of the restaurant... More 

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Omaha, Nebraska
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Know matter where you go in Puerto Rico you have to try this place. We had the ribs, and also had the chicken. The chicken is the best I have ever had. The menu you find online is out dated. If you get the chicken make sure you get the Mac and Cheese ( made with 4 cheeses and sprinkled... More 

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Thank Jeff L
puerto rico
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7 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went with my parents and wife today ( Sunday Jan 8 2017 around 430pm). It was the only place near Las Croabas were we found a parking at. Not many clients. The staff goes above and beyond. They treat locals very nice just ignore the lady that recieves you since she has people issues. The Restaurant was an old gas... More 

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Thank martnov79
Orlando
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27 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We came upon this restaurant after a Google search in the area we were in. The initial impression before we even got out of the car was that we had made a mistake. No way! The curb appeal belies this treasure. Rustic in appearance, it is sophisticated in the level of service and the magnificent food. The hostess verbally took... More 

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Thank EdinOrlando
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been to this restaurant three times. Each meal my family and I has been amazing. The food is extremely fresh. Their specialty is Caribbean Lobster. I high recommend you get this item. Other items we like on the menu is the NY Strip and BBQ Ribs.

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Thank Tim19681968
NJ
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Amazing re-use of a abandoned gas station. I personally driving by would never have stopped but we were meeting friends who raved about the place. Hence, don't judge the book by....The owner who visited each table New Years Eve was a pleasure and you could feel the pride she takes in her place. Seafood was outstanding and she uses smokers... More 

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Thank EdisonFire
Luquillo, Puerto Rico
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 146 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pretty good local and Cuban food. Nice place with good AC and good, fast service. It can be pricey however, especially if you add alcoholic drinks.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ill-informed hostess kept us waiting 30 minutes longer than necessary. Once seated, food arrived way too quickly and our check came within 30 minutes of sitting down. Food was decent, but not worth the wait. The bar only accepts cash.

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Rockville, MD
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We asked a shop owner in Luquillo (Monkey Threads - cute, affordable clothes, check it out) for a restaurant recommendation and she told us La Estacion was her favorite place. We dined there Christmas Eve and what an incredible experience. It is a converted gas station and the ambience is fun and hip. Everyone was friendly, from the bartender to... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$35
Cuisine
Caribbean, Latin, Seafood, Barbecue, Spanish, Puerto Rican, International, Contemporary
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 00:00
Monday
17:00 - 00:00
Thursday
17:00 - 00:00
Friday
17:00 - 00:00
Saturday
17:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sate Road 987, km4-- Las Croabas | just past entrance to Hotel El Conquistador, Fajardo 00738, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  Fajardo
  • Phone Number: +1 787-863-4481
Description
Kitchen opens Thursday -Monday at 5pm. Restaurant closed on Tuesdays and Wednesdays. Contemporary Puerto Rican and BBQ fare all cooked over natural charcoal on an outdoor grill. Ingredients locally grown or caught. Outdoor seating and indoor dining room available.

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