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El Toston Criollo

$$ - $$$Caribbean, Latin,
B-1 Galerias Del Escorial, Carolina 00987-5198, Puerto Rico
+1 787-757-2201
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“criollo” (5 reviews)
“pollo” (4 reviews)
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Caribbean, Latin, Puerto Rican
$$ - $$$
B-1 Galerias Del Escorial, Carolina 00987-5198, Puerto Rico
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1 - 10 of 52 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The restaurant is nice and cozy. We did wait almost an hour for our meal to come(just 3 of us). But the food was overall good. Prices are also affordable.

Thank Emily R
Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

I went with my daughter and 2 friends that had come to PR to visit. We ordered Mofongo relleno de jueyes, Chuleta Can Can & Tostones rellenos de pollo. My daughter had chicken fingers. They never fail to please me. Everything was delicious, our waitress...More

Thank Denisse S
Reviewed 26 June 2017

We had a great time at this place- we were a large group and they gave excellent service. They also had amazing music on a Friday night and the whole family enjoyed it. The food was delectable!

Thank yohanac
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

The places was nice Perfect to watch a game, they have a lot of tv and a small bar. The food was delicious. The price is a little high, aprox $15 per person. The staff was friendly and fast.

Thank frances30pr
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

On April 27 2017, a friend came back from New Jersey and I picked her at the airport. I was lunch time and I suggested to go to El Toston Criollo. In the maintime another friend joined us. The waitress that attended us was excellent...More

Thank Aury D
Reviewed 19 April 2017

The place is awesome! Friendly ambience. It's clean and spacious. The food was served quick. I ordered beef steak & onions with rice and beans, its was a large portion and very tasteful. Great menu options, good pricing $$. The employee was extremely friendly and...More

Thank Jesus B
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Was a nice ambience and good music, the monitors with sports was interesting. Food was good, but employee took a while to come back for any inquiries (like refill or all good question). Was nice. the close early.

Thank Ricardo V
Reviewed 31 March 2017

I never gonna go there again bad food bad people. The place is dirty and has a disgusting smell from the bathrooms.

Thank selenadiazgarcia
Reviewed 26 March 2017

We came here to find original Puerto Rican food and were successful. The service is good and the meat of great taste. Of course you get Tostons in any kind.

Thank Sebastian S
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

I've visited this place a few times and I have to say the service is always fast and professional Good quality of food, one of the best empanadas I ever had

Thank gladyssantiago12
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Caribbean, Latin, Puerto Rican
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: B-1 Galerias Del Escorial, Carolina 00987-5198, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  Carolina
  • Phone Number: +1 787-757-2201
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