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260 Roosevelt Ave, San Juan, Puerto Rico
+1 787-294-1000
11:30 - 23:30
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Sun - Thu 11:30 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 23:30
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101 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

They do not offer "ribeye" cut meat. Service is ok. Meat is ok. Food is fine but pricing is high for quality. Many better options.

Thank Timmullenmorse
Level Contributor
24 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

We visited for my mom's birthday, as we did two years ago. Food was great as always but service came too Short!! Food was great, we ordered " parillada gauchos" and "parillada caribe" mofongo, rice and beans , tostones , majado de zanahorias and it was great. We had order the house wine Navarro correas that was unavailable but was... More 

Thank Francis G
Guaynabo, Puerto Rico
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74 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

This place blew my mind off! The waitress are all very friendly. Started with an onion soup which was ok. The bread came with 2 different chimichurri and come home made butter. I ordered the Mahi in the Gaucho sauce... WOW!!! The portion was perfect and the taste was out of this world! The price is not cheap but the... More 

Thank Gaby G
San Juan, null, Puerto Rico
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016

I used to visit this restaurant regularly for the past over ten years. I came back with husband, family and friends for the quality of food and service. Last night I returned after many months. It was very disappointing this time. When I arrived, only few tables were occupied. I sat in a table waiting for friends to arrive. Nobody... More 

Thank Lourdes J
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

I used to come here years ago on a weekly basis, now the quality of every meat including the churrasco, chicken and even the filet mignon is horrible. Will never visit this place again. Two guys serving the entire restaurant on a sunday afternoon.. very sad, never again.

Thank Andres M
San Juan, Puerto Rico
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20 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2016

Wow, they used to be one of the best Argentinian Restaurants in San Juan, now their cuisine and quality of meats have descended to unimaginable levels. La Parrillada one of their House specialties contain mediocre cuts of meat leaving out the best cuts of Bife and offering you Churrasco and more Churrasco , kidneys , mollejas and the rest of... More 

Thank Jose1717
San Juan, Puerto Rico
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37 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 April 2016

Great lucn place. Service is very good! Service staff is clever, witty and extremely nice. Good aregntinian fare. Great beef dishes.

Thank LuisDubon
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104 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2015 via mobile

Great sausage, steaks and chicken Parrillada (table) with plantain so delicious! All that with Argentine red wine and exelent service. Perfect place to have a good time!

Thank Ramon T
Ponce, Puerto Rico
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159 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2015

We visit the restaurant on a Monday around 2:00pm. The place is well decorated with Argentinian motives. There were 3 other groups having lunch. The service was fast and very courteous. We ordered steaks and they were delicious. The exact cooking point. They were served within reasonable time and everything was just fine. We'll come back for parrillada.

Thank Alberto13_13
San Juan, Puerto Rico
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36 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2014

First visit in a long time and was a truly nice surprise. Beautiful and simple decor, piano music, good service and great food, all combined to create a memorable evening. Both choices of main courses were excellent and the presentation was very good. What a liked the most was that the waitress and the rest of the personnel were respectful... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Latin, Argentinian, Steakhouse, Spanish, South American
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Business meetings
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 260 Roosevelt Ave, San Juan, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  San Juan
  • Phone Number: +1 787-294-1000

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