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La Madre

351 Calle San Francisco | Callejon Del Tamarindo, San Juan 00901, Puerto Rico
+1 787-647-5392
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“brunch” (11 reviews)
“burrito” (28 reviews)
“fish tacos” (33 reviews)
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10:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Mexican, Latin, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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351 Calle San Francisco | Callejon Del Tamarindo, San Juan 00901, Puerto Rico
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Lovely bar/restaurant with very friendly staff. I rated 4 stars only because my fish was a bit rare and I wasn't asked how I'd liked it cooked

Thank Sarah R
Reviewed 14 September 2017

We were three couples and two infants who visited the restaurant. We ordered Mojitos which were yum yum yummy. We ordered Quesadillas and Chimichangas that were fantastic and filling. My 10-month-old son was getting scared of the blender noise that the bartender was using. So,...More

Thank sanjeev S
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

We frequently eat here as it is small friendly and the food is good. Had the carnitas tacos. Enough to split for two. The service is great and the drinks good.

Thank RusPat_704
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

My husband and I enjoyed an evening out in viejo San Juan and decided to try this restaurant because of its great reviews. Let me start by saying that our server Mari, was absolutely amazing and made the entire experience. She was super informative, knowledgeable,...More

Thank cezannegraue
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Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

So surprised and happy; excellent place. Was high quality and different takes on traditional cuisine. Really cool quaint place... recommend.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 16 July 2017

We stayed in Old San Juan and visited La Madre three different times. Food is amazing; margaritas may even be better. Definitely check it out; great service, good value...very delicious

Thank WBaskett
Reviewed 11 July 2017

I can't say enough about La Madre! This was recommended by the front desk of my hotel and I'm so glad it was! The margaritas are amazing - you really can't go wrong with any of the flavors! I probably tried 7-8 and they all...More

Thank S H
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Is a good place to eat but is very small place and the layout is a little bit uncomfortable, the food is good the flavor is awesome, but it was cold. The service was good and the chef came out to ask if everything was...More

Thank pirizarrysoler
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

We stopped in La Madre today while touring Old San Juan on the recommendation of one of the employees at our hotel. It was amazing. The coconut, cherry, and classic margaritas were all delicious! The prime burrito was delicious, as were the fish tacos. Very...More

Thank Lynkro
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

Wow! The food and drinks were incredible. We had fresh watermelon and lemon juice. The French toast was absolutely incredible and the huevos divorcados were another excellent dish!

Thank Lauren A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 8 - US$ 26
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 351 Calle San Francisco | Callejon Del Tamarindo, San Juan 00901, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  San Juan
  • Phone Number: +1 787-647-5392
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We are a small, locally owned business offering high quality meals cooked with the best ingredients. A very intimate space to enjoy lunch or dinner, and now brunch on the weekends. Fresh fruit juices, mimosas & margaritas, premium coffee and great music make this a place you don't want to miss.
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