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El Yate


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Certificate of Excellence2017 Winner


Lunch, Dinner
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff

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All reviews french fries empanadas burger ferry dock local spot local food people watching ordered the fried grouper locals place last night island bay isabel
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Reviewed 29 December 2018 via mobile

El Yate is conveniently located, less than a block from the ferry dock. Very friendly staff serve a somewhat limited but tasty menu of typical local fare. We loved the empanadas and burgers. Drinks were generous and well-mixed.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank ALFriedman
Reviewed 14 December 2018

Stayed at a rental close to El Yate and was excited it was so close for afternoon/early evening drinks and food. The first day the owner started out pleasant enough. After our second beer I found he double charged us for our beers and when...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank AshRiverGal
Reviewed 29 April 2018

We were staying in Isabel, and wanted to try out a locals' place. It is possible that someone had not shown up for work, as there was one person working both the bar and taking orders. Still, she was quite efficient. The food did not...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Reviewed 28 April 2018

The best food we had on the island, and unexpected, as it was the last night and we needed something quick before we headed back to the hotel. We got to watch the sunset, the bay, and throngs of people getting off the ferry. The...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank soluble
Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

We got to the ferry terminal with not much time to spare but were very hungry. We let the server know and she gave us suggestions for quick eats and hurried our meals for us. The ferry didn't arrive on time so we were ok...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank MomonMaple
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Came to Vieques on a family wedding trip, stayed over a W West Hotel, and came across this little Bar Restaurant next to the Boat Ferry, they bout done delicious food specialist the seafood, Had some really really fresh conch meat, fish, shrimps, turn overs,...More

Date of visit: June 2016
Thank De_Jacksonville
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

We were pleasantly surprised with our visit to el yate. Great drinks and we had a great meal, at a great price. We decided to try this bar/restaurant after walking by it many times and seeing all the local town people in it..there was a...More

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank kathysl2017
Reviewed 4 March 2017

We came here for a light lunch so we had little food. We had the octopus salad with plantains on the side. If you walk by this place you may think- well I don't know, it is right next to the ferry and very "rustic"...More

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank xcapeohio
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

Sunday night and we were looking for dinner. So far our food choices have been mixed but this place came through. Decor is a bar but food is five star. Watched the locals load fishing boats up while we eat. Ordered the fried Grouper it...More

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank greattimes7
Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

What a great bar! We found it after we had a few bad drinks at a recommended bar up the street. The owner and workers were super friendly and seemed more of a place for locals. I mentioned wanting to try mofongo but I wasn't...More

Date of visit: November 2016
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