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Calle Antonio G Mellado, Puerto Rico
+1 787-741-1434
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good35%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (19 reviews)
“chicken” (6 reviews)
“local food” (6 reviews)
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Puerto Rican, Caribbean, Latin, Spanish
Calle Antonio G Mellado, Puerto Rico
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Reviewed 1 July 2017

This was a great place for a tasty lunch. A good way to try the local food. The restaurant is set amongst other shops, and we enjoyed shopping after lunch. Very friendly proprietors.

Thank maryswhite2017
Reviewed 28 May 2017

Cheap, great tasting local food that is only open during lunch hours, weekdays. They have good portions and their chicken is good.

Thank Noli G
Reviewed 18 March 2017

Every weekday you can have authentic local hot lunch food which is well prepared and affordable. I am always reassured to know our island functions well when I go to Shawnaa and have a delicious lunch. Thank you .

Thank ptOmi
Reviewed 14 February 2017

I knew I was in for some good food when I opened the door and smelled the most amazing aromas. For $8-9, you get a huge plate of food served from the lunch bar. I had the polla asado and yellow rice and beans. It's...More

Thank Donna K
Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

This place was recommended to us by several locals for authentic Puerto Rican food. It was good...not great though. They give you lots of food! The place isn't very big but we enjoyed sitting outside in their little outdoor area.

Thank mtfrost81
Reviewed 13 November 2016

I am still going to Shawnas. It never disappoints. I buy lunch and have it for dinner. and the people there are friendly and welcoming. I fell like they appreciate my business.

Thank frankipoo
Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

This is a great place to have lunch. Try the bistec ensebollado - was one of the best I've had! Excellent find - and minutes from the beaches. It is well worth a trip.

Thank Z3058TGjosea
Reviewed 9 May 2016

A neighborhood lunch place in Isabella. The food was simple and delicious. They do not serve alcohol.

Thank tom g
Reviewed 15 April 2016

no matter what I get here it is good. great rice and beans. roasted chicken, ribs, Amarillo...eat in or take out. this is a great place for local cuisine. great portions too

Thank frankipoo
Reviewed 20 March 2016

this is a whole in the wall where you can eat under $10 and great street food. Menu is very fresh and changes daily. eat like a local. they do not have a liquor licence so you can B.O.B. this place is a traditional cafeteria...More

Thank FrenchinSanJuan
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  • Food
  • Value
Puerto Rican, Caribbean, Latin, Spanish
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Antonio G Mellado, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  Isla de Vieques
  • Phone Number: +1 787-741-1434
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