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Restaurante El Mamposteao

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$$ - $$$
Caribbean, Latin, Puerto Rican
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Bo. Carrizales, Carr. # 2 Km 85.0, Hatillo 00659, Puerto Rico
+1 787-820-2264
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San Juan, Puerto Rico
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24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Great food with outstanding customer service, a little bit pricey. Its great for business meetings. It also have a separate bar area.

Thank ECR_10
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 March 2017

The food is great and the service excellent the restaurant is by the north coast of Puerto Rico and easy to get to it....

Thank rayo41
Puerto Rico
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20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Been here many times. Before the last time the food was not good like before. Yesterday just horrible. The rice is nothing like it was before NOTHING like it tasted before. Churrasco OMG pure salt burned hard. This restaurant was one of my #1 no more.

Thank Sandra R
Shelton, Connecticut
2 reviews
Reviewed 18 January 2017

The food was great highly recommended.The mofongo was really goodand the fish was very fresh. You will not be dissapointed

Thank cnieves47
San Juan, Puerto Rico
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

Bad food. Bad service. The waiter seemed like he hated his job or we were an inconvenience for wanting to be attended. Over priced for rice and beans and tacky, ugly decor. Just no. We stopped by chance and will never ever return.

1 Thank mrslisa_ger
Hatillo, Puerto Rico
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Their rice mamposteado is great. I had a skirt steak with mushroom sauce with it. It was so good I had an additional order made to take home to my hubby. The only thing is they are a bit slow but it is worth the wait.

Thank carmenmR4320CM
Isabela, Puerto Rico
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19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

Went not knowing what to expect and was surprised to see how great this place really is. The staff was nice. The food great. The sangria was delicious.

Thank LMP2005
Portland, OR
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13 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 July 2016

This is a great place to sample a wide variety of Puerto Rican dishes. You're on an island, so go for the fish and seafood. I ordered the Dorado with garlic. For a side, try one made with yuca or plantains - delicious. I suggest you share plates, and leave room for flan or some other dessert. The prices aren't... More 

Thank jmglick
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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 July 2016

We were on a mission trip and had been eating some fantastic local home made food and a lot of peanut butter sandwiches. We needed a break and stopped in. It was really nice. I felt a little under dressed but they never said a word about it. The staff spoke English which was not necessary but was helpful. I... More 

Thank Firetriedby
Mayaguez, Puerto Rico
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356 reviews
233 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 211 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 February 2016 via mobile

First visit in a couple of years. The dining room has been remodeled. The menu has several good dishes. All of them with reasonable prices. Three of us ordered Mahi Mahi cooked in different ways. All were fresh and delicious. All the side dishes were excellent. Generous portions. Very friendly service. One of them spoke very good English to my... More 

Thank golflover26

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$30
Caribbean, Latin, Puerto Rican
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bo. Carrizales, Carr. # 2 Km 85.0, Hatillo 00659, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  Hatillo
  • Phone Number: +1 787-820-2264

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