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Cafe del Angel

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Caribbean, Latin, Bar, Spanish, Puerto Rican, Vegetarian Friendly
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Ashford Avenue 1106, San Juan 00907, Puerto Rico
+1 787-722-1245
Today
08:00 - 23:00
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Hours:
Tue 16:00 - 23:00
Wed - Mon 08:00 - 23:00
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Cambridge, Massachusetts
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27 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The minute we reached our hotel we walked to Cafe del Angel to get my husband his canoa. He fell in love with it 2 years ago and made this his first and daily stop during our time in San Juan.

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Watchung, New Jersey
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144 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been coming to this place for years on my trips to Puerto Rico. My favorite dish is the "Puerto Rican Combination" which includes roast pork (pernil) rice, beans, fried plantians, and a pastel (but only order it for dinner because they use a different cut of meat for lunch). They also make a great mofongo. It is a... More 

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Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We walked by this place and were greeted by a friendly guy who walked us in and sat us down. He had a lot of energy, super funny. I really wish I would have caught his name. We had breakfast here and the service and food was great! Everyone was very friendly and accommodating. We ate here for breakfast two... More 

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

To say this place was amazing isn't giving it justice. The employees were all so nice and extremely helpful with menu items. Everything we got for food was hot, delicious, and fast! Their mojitos were the best I've ever had! Their angel cheesecake is to die for also! Overall an amazing experience and definitely makes me love Puerto Rico even... More 

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San Antonio, Texas
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48 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you happen to be in Condado, stop in for a mimosa and incredible service..there is a charming gentleman outside handing out flyers and personally offering you a 10% discount and a fresh flower he picks himself, or makes one for you out of a palm stalk. The service inside is just as good-very attentive. The omelettes are huge and... More 

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Clinton Township, Michigan
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45 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I can not review the food as we were never served! It took over 15 minutes to get a coffee and my husband had to ask for it again. We ardered breakfast shortly after being seated. After 30 minutes and people around us getting there food we asked again. The sever promised to speak with the manager and put a... More 

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Thank Kimberly_S440
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ate here on our first night in San Juan because it was conveniently located across the street from our hotel, La Concha.The calamari with a remoulade type sauce was delicious as was the mofongo ad croquettes. Our less than adventurous kids enjoyed burgers and fried chicken.

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Naugatuck, Connecticut
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183 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Very busy place with an extremely friendly staff. The food was deliciously Puerto Rican. The food took some time to be served but it was worth the wait. Many authentic Puerto Rican dishes. Would recommend.

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New York City, New York
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108 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2017

We had dinner here in Feb., 2017. It was very busy and it seemed as though the servers had trouble keeping up. The food was good, with an extensive menu of PR food. The bartender mixed the wrong drink at one point, but it was quickly corrected.

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Flowood, Mississippi
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91 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

Authentic Puerto Rican fare, overall a good experience (not great). My primary complaint was the poor beer list. In today's craft beer world, you should have more than 5 beers (all mass produced). But, the food was very good and the service was good as well. The combination plate was excellent and my son had crab Mofongo and loved it.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Caribbean, Latin, Bar, Spanish, Puerto Rican, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 23:00
Monday
08:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
16:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 23:00
Thursday
08:00 - 23:00
Friday
08:00 - 23:00
Saturday
08:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ashford Avenue 1106, San Juan 00907, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  San Juan
  • Phone Number: +1 787-722-1245

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