We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Yia's by Chef Tino

Certificate of Excellence
Latin, Puerto Rican, Vegetarian Friendly
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
carr #2 Km.110.3, Isabela, Puerto Rico
+1 787-567-9427
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow

95 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Showing 67: English reviews
Isla Verde, Puerto Rico
Level Contributor
20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Chef Tino is a super nice host. Large food portions and exquisite flavor. I had to take out to go and ate later that evening. YUMMY

Thank cilantrillo
Level Contributor
7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 March 2017

A meal here is an exclusive, personal experience- almost guaranteed by the very limited parking. "Tino" Feliciano- the chef and owner of Yia's, came to our table and gave us a rundown of the menu that was as much a cooking tutorial as it was a description of the culinary offerings. His global experience results in local food transformed by... More 

Thank Dave M
1 review
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

Looking for 10 Stars, Is a Totally different experience in Restaurant, feels like in my own kitchen but with a Personal Chef, food is Mega Excellent, service is mega accurate. Chef is always there for You very Polite and Professional.

Thank Antonio L
Level Contributor
46 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

It's been a while since my last visit and this place nacer disappoint. From the appetizer to the dessert everything was outstanding. The service was top notch specially having options to accommodate to my wife allergies. My wife ordered the lamb chop trio and they were great and my Ribeye was cooked to perfection. As a side dish the Yias... More 

Thank Mig1619
Aguadilla, Puerto Rico
Level Contributor
13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Is an amazing dining experience, You need to have! One of the things I enjoy of Yia's is the fact that is an open kitchen where you can see the Chef cooking! The Chef and the personnel makes you feel comfortable! For appetizer we had shrimp tempura in a mango, avocado sauce, vegetable soup and escargots over a bed of... More 

Thank Ricardo H
Ithaca, New York
Level Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 February 2017

I've had four truly great meals in my life. A pepper steak in upstate NY (La Bonne Fourchette) in 1980, a poached salmon in Skaneateles,NY (Sherwood Inn) in 1993, A grilled red snapper and a mashed potato lasagna both of which were in Isabella,PR (Yia's by Chef Tino) this January. "Truly great" means I'm having a euphoric experience and don't... More 

Thank dominiquebM2756JU
Isabela, Puerto Rico
Level Contributor
11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

Best restaurant, superb food, excellent staff. Food is amazing and unique blend of flavors. The chef is the best!

Thank Anoelys
Quebradillas, Puerto Rico
Level Contributor
16 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

I love this place. Every time I come here I know that I'm going to to have a great meal. Chef Tino alway have something great for his customers. I had the Prime rib and my wife the Salmon. They were both great. The Yias rice is my favorite.

Thank Jose S
San Juan, Puerto Rico
Level Contributor
6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

This is a small cosy place, that although a little run down, it's much better than the average cafetin you will find in Isabela. The food is fairly good, although large pork chop tasted a little bland and was overcooked for our taste, it was still good enough to enjoy. We had the carryout for lunch just now. Shrimp with... More 

Thank Jose P
1 review
Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

Chef Tino is a master in his craft! He came to our table and explain the whole thing, even made up some special dishes outside of the menu. Great ambiance! Definitely will come back!

Thank Wit S

Travellers who viewed Yia's by Chef Tino also viewed

Isabela, Puerto Rico

Been to Yia's by Chef Tino? Share your experiences!

Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 50
Latin, Puerto Rican, Vegetarian Friendly
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: carr #2 Km.110.3, Isabela, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  Isabela
  • Phone Number: +1 787-567-9427
Great restaurant in the NW coast of Puerto Rico. Open for dinner Wed.-Sun. from 4pm

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Yia's by Chef Tino staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?