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Tin Box

| Corner of Route 201 & 996, Puerto Rico
+1 787-741-7700
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“oysters” (53 reviews)
“sushi” (119 reviews)
“cornbread” (41 reviews)
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Caribbean, Bar, Barbecue, Sushi, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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| Corner of Route 201 & 996, Puerto Rico
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Good food, good price point for the island, friendly people, sweet location...would have gone a third time if we stayed longer!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank cfg332
Reviewed 6 days ago

I had super high-hopes about Tin Box and indeed the food was tasty. We actually tried multiple times to eat here as our first visit was met with hour long waiting times. Obviously they are doing something right. But, here's my take: Yes, the lobster...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank TulipRock
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Strange mix of sushi or bbq but it gave our party options for the non-sushi eaters. Sashimi platter was tasty and plentiful. BBQ dishes were good, the chicken probably better than the pork. Bean side dish was also good. Corn bread so sweet it could...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was so excited to hear about this newer, cool place, off the beaten path. My very polite group felt the staff was a little too sure of themselves and their menu. When asking questions about the menu, happy hour, building site, etc. felt like...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Lauren K
Michael D, Public Relations Manager at Tin Box, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Too LA?? Are you talking about TIN BOX? We are sorry that our unique combination of sushi, barbeque and super fresh island atmosphere confused you. Must have been California dreaming (I like LA too.)

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the only place we went back to more than once. While the BBQ was just okay, the sushi bar was very good. The mango roll was delicious. Just spicy enough without being too hot and so full of flavor. We were not as...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank sarawM5890CW
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The service was friendly and prompt and the food was absolutely delicious. I tried the roasted batata - Yum!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Michelle S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food was good. Service was good. Mainly BBQ foods or Sushi. Seems like an odd mix of foods but it works! If you like bacon you must try the bacon appetizer! Super yummy! Sushi was good. Ribs were very saucy which I enjoy. I had...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Bruyea
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The season 2018-19 is open. I have returned to the island for five months and will review things as I use them, but everyone come on down, Vieques is open and waiting for you. The Tin Box is as good as ever and does not...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank ptOmi
Reviewed 11 December 2018

I love the setting - and the Sushi! Great staff, interesting menu, great drinks. We live in Vieques and cannot say how excited we are that there is a restaurant that is doing sushi and doing it well!

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank bjames59
Reviewed 9 December 2018

had a wonderful meal here---came at the tail end of happy hour and had $2 chicken tacos & house red wine. the mood was festive and relaxing---I really enjoyed it. i will def be back!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank dwposton
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Questions & Answers
Sandra O
23 July 2017|
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Response from Dawn W | Reviewed this property |
I think it was 4-6 p.m. Sorry for the delay - life is busy@
10 December 2016|
Response from Michael D | Property representative |
Yes, TIN BOX will be open both Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 8 - US$ 20
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Corner of Route 201 & 996, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  Isla de Vieques
  • Phone Number: +1 787-741-7700
Original Sushi Bar and Smokehouse in a tree house setting, overlooking organic gardens. Open Tuesday-Sunday, 4 PM - 10 PM.
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