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Cafe Cuatro Sombras

Recinto Sur #259, San Juan 00902, Puerto Rico
+1 787-724-7145
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“guava butter” (42 reviews)
“sandwiches” (77 reviews)
“panini” (23 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Deli, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Recinto Sur #259, San Juan 00902, Puerto Rico
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped here during our "Flavors of San Juan" Tour. I'm usually not a coffee drinker, but I'm glad I made an exception because the freshly brewed coffee was great. The Mallorca Sandwich with guava butter was the best! I will definitely come here again...More

Thank Krystal B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped here for a snack and really enjoyed ourselves. The coffee was great and the Mallorca sandwich with guava butter was the best ever!

Thank Lisa C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is fantastic for breakfast. The food is great and the attention as well. Prices are moderate to high.

Thank Luis R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped here briefly for some coffee and breakfast after getting off our cruise ship. Loved the atmosphere and decor. The coffee was wonderful. I had a mocha latte and my wife had a black coffee (I tried hers as well and it was perfect). I...More

Thank Matthew H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent coffee!! Highly recommend the place, but don’t invite your whole family... It’s a bit small indoors. The boy that works there is pretty cute too :) He brought me my coffee ☕️

Thank Camille_Torres97
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our go-to when we were staying at the Sheraton; it's a block away. Amazing coffee and guava toast! You can also just grab something from the refrigerator and everything is super fresh. Service is a bit slow, but everything is made when you...More

Thank kayak41952
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This used to be a great coffee place in the Old San Juan region... but for about 4 months every time I visit the coffee is more and more not so coffee and more and more milk. If you like coffee for babies this is...More

Thank lcdajohannecortes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Best place to unwind while at Old San Juan pastries and yogurt are great. Coffee is great the set up of the place is great.

Thank Heli R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a very cute coffee shop that you can go to for a relaxing time in the Old City! The coffee is great and also their sweets! Take a break from the shopping or walking and enjoy!

Thank Upekkhapr
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

I’m a coffee lover so it’s safe to say I’ve many coffee shops and to make Café Cuatro Sombras one of my favorites means a lot. It’s such a cute coffee shop. Good place to study or just take take a break and talk with...More

Thank kerenlorainee
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Tanya M
24 August 2017|
Response from tom4651 | Reviewed this property |
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Tanya M
24 August 2017|
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Response from Jim G | Reviewed this property |
It does have a brunch on weekends. Expensive but good.
16 July 2015|
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Response from Lynn M | Reviewed this property |
More lunch in the morning than breakfast. Not a lot of eggs and bacon. But the sandwiches are fresh and good. And there are sweets.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$15
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Seating, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Recinto Sur #259, San Juan 00902, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  San Juan
  • Phone Number: +1 787-724-7145
  • E-mail
Coffee Shop, Single Origin Coffee, Restauratnt
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