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El Gigante Dormido

Urb. Riverview, Calle 20 W-7 | Urbanizacion Riverview, Bayamon 00961, Puerto Rico
+1 787-640-7889
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good15%
  • Average13%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pasteles” (32 reviews)
“his guitar” (10 reviews)
“the owner” (51 reviews)
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Caribbean, Latin, Puerto Rican, Vegetarian Friendly
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Urb. Riverview, Calle 20 W-7 | Urbanizacion Riverview, Bayamon 00961, Puerto Rico
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Reviews (160)
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Reviewed 1 week ago

If you want to experience a familiar place to eat and be entertained, this is the place. We were a party of 8 and all dishes were brought on time and all were delicious. The owner, Edwin is a great host. He could be greeting...More

Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

Having never been to Puerto Rico, my family had no idea where to find an authentic Puerto Rican meal. We found El Gigante Dormido on our hotel website as it was only 3 miles away. We were greeted with open arms and welcomed into the...More

Thank Jennifer C
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

It isn't often when a small restaurant accepts a party of 30 people, during lunchtime, with 15 minutes heads up. Then they proceeded to give us a whole section of the restaurant (as opposed to breaking up our party). After a delicious meal, the owner...More

Thank Sofia H
Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

Looking to eat something delicious we arrived at El Gigante Dormido..what a nice welcome, timing, food, service was excellent. Hey trust me..you wil enjoy everything.

Thank Linda659
Reviewed 20 December 2016

Edwin the owner is a great host....he makes sure that you fill at home and look for you options at all the times. The food is great and tasty.

Thank Luis031261
Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

El Gigante Dormido is a nice family restaurant. We enjoyed our experience, the food was good and the staff were very friendly. The only drawback was its limited menu and a slow service (the restaurant was not that full and we had to wait a...More

Thank surf_golf
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

As always, food is excellent and portions are fair enough. You cannot skip the "pasteles" as an appetizer...very very good! The ambient is as always charming...Edwin will please you with his guitar and songs...excellent place for lunch...

Thank Luis C
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

They have typical food every single day. Ask for the Pasteles , you will love it. The owner is very careful attending and servers is top of the best . A nice place to go

Thank Felix V
Reviewed 25 August 2016

If your looking for authentic puertorrican food you have to visit. It's small so don't expect a large restaurant. Service is really good and the owner always stops by and makes you feel welcome. I can take clients and friends for some good sangria and...More

Thank Tania M
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Excellent place the food delicious and the waiter super cool going back soon we all enjoyed the place and the food big proportion

Thank j0ssie10
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Comida criolla
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 15
Dinner, Drinks, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Accepts Discover
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 20:00
23:00 - 16:00
23:00 - 16:00
23:00 - 22:00
23:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Urb. Riverview, Calle 20 W-7 | Urbanizacion Riverview, Bayamon 00961, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  Bayamon
  • Phone Number: +1 787-640-7889
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