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Cafe Fortaleza

355 Calle de La Fortaleza | Viejo San Juan, San Juan 00901-1715, Puerto Rico
+1 787-705-2954
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good13%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (3 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (4 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Caribbean, Latin, Cafe, Puerto Rican, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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355 Calle de La Fortaleza | Viejo San Juan, San Juan 00901-1715, Puerto Rico
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Reviewed 31 May 2018

We had an excellent breakfast in the charming diner style restaurant. A lot of locals so you know it's a good food at a good price. Very friendly.

Thank joyfuldog
Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

I absolutely loved this little cafe. If you’re looking for authentic Puerto Rican food, this is a must stop! We went back twice for brunch because it was so over the top good. The staff was friendly, mimosas were on a 2-for-1 special, and it...More

Thank CaliMarie24
Reviewed 20 May 2018

Had the best omelette ever at this quaint little cafe! Everything that was being served looked delicious.

Thank upnorth16
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

After a tour to the rain forest I was kind of hungry so got off in old town. I saw the cafe Fortaleza and the menu looked good. It was about 3:30 but the place was pretty full of locals. I ordered a sandwich based...More

Thank meeser
Reviewed 4 April 2018

I loved this cafe! They have great breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner options. The service is great, the wifi isn't spotty, and the price is right.

Thank Vanity33
Reviewed 31 March 2018

Just a short walk from our hotel. We stopped in for coffee. We did look at the menu and prices were quite reasonable. When we saw the plates being delivered, we knew we hit a gold mine as far as food. Sorry we did not...More

Thank Kitty Y
Reviewed 26 March 2018

Had delicious Mofungo, Mojitos and Coffees at this little whole in the wall. Food was in expensive. Drinks were strong, and wait staff was extremely friendly and attentive. Does not look like much from the outside, but it was one place in Old San Juan...More

Thank Jeff G
Reviewed 21 March 2018

We visited Café Fortaleza for a late Saturday breakfast around 10AM. There were plenty of available tables and the four of us were promptly seated and given menus. We put in our drink orders - lattes and an Americano - which arrived quickly. We then...More

Thank Phil S
Reviewed 14 March 2018

We loved the fish tacos, pork mofongo, and the mochachino was phenomenal! Definitely try this local restaurant and sample a few local favorites. They're delicious!!!!

Thank CrushItFishing
Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

Excellent local, family owned restaurant. To start you must try the corned beef empanadillas. For main brunch course, the Madame Croque and Mallorca Montecristo. Don't forget to pair it with a mimosa of your choice: original orange, coconut, parcha and more. For regular menu choices,...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 7 - US$ 16
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Delivery, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 355 Calle de La Fortaleza | Viejo San Juan, San Juan 00901-1715, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  San Juan
  • Phone Number: +1 787-705-2954
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