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Pitipua

££ - £££
Latin, Puerto Rican, Caribbean, Spanish
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Ave. Victor Labiosa, San Juan, Puerto Rico
+1 787-523-5555
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Today
11:30 - 22:00
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Hours:
Tue - Wed 11:30 - 22:00
Thu - Fri 11:30 - 23:00
Sat - Sun 12:00 - 22:00
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Showing 34: English reviews
San Juan, PR
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162 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visit this neighborhood restaurant regularly, and while it used to be good it has really gone downhill. The place is crowded and you will likely wait for a table as the patrons linger long after they are done eating. We were there a long time, 3-4 tables around us were done eating when we arrived and were still there... More 

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Thank susanbpr
Amarrer, Owner at Pitipua, responded to this review

Hi Susan! Hope you are doing fine! So sad to hear from your bad experience! Fridays are one of the busiest days of the week at Pitipuá and the last one we were running short on staff, no excuse but that its the truth. The live music was part of a birthday celebration of a very special person for us... More 

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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017

I visited Pitipua last Saturday (Jan 7) for Lunch with my wife. The restaurant was not busy but it was nice staffed. Service and food was outstanding. We had three appetizers, no meat, and a delicious Tiramisu. I believed Lorraine was the waitress, who was very helpful suggesting us different no meat plates. We did have a great experience and... More 

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Thank Rafael M
San Juan, Puerto Rico
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24 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

Very expensive compared to its location, size of the restaurant, chairs were very uncomfortable. Ordered a shrimp rissotto that had 5 small shrimps and the rest tasted like "arroz con leche" my grandmother used to make me, Must tell you that the waitress was excelent. the only good thing that night.

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Thank BRENDADIANA
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Always a great meal with friendly service and reasonable prices! Excellent gnocchi and corned-beef a caballo. Good for family restaurant.

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Thank Conrado A
San Juan, Puerto Rico
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106 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

This is practically a new restaurant based in Cupey. All the selections I have tried have been very good. Nice served, good attention and a nice mix of typical food with a gourmet twist. At the time I arrived to pick it up, food was ready to go.

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Thank Isoto620
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15 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

Love risotto pitipua, mamposteao pitipua, mamposteao gandules. Good service. The food is authentic Puerto Rican with gourmet touch. Great variety to choose from with a splendid taste. The portions are big. The pricing is reasonable.

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Thank agatone
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29 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

Went a wendsday at 5pm...the place was empty we were the only ones...Mojito de parcha(passion fruit) really good...Piti Mozarella was good also(mozarella sticks)...My girlfriend order paella parrillera and i did the rissoto parillero...very good portions in the main dish...later for dessert we order the tres leches and was really really good...small but good...Service was fast and the waiter was friendly...

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Thank Felix D
San Juan, Puerto Rico
Level Contributor
54 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

This restaurant is in my neighborhood and it is really good food, puertorrican food with a modern gourmet twist. Drinks are excellent too. Service is allways good. I recommend this restaurant for small groups.

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Thank Conchita F
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

From the parking to the food, drinks, service , I could say it was a perfect night!! Excellent food, mojitos were good. Kind and nice staff.

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Thank Cangrina
San Juan, Puerto Rico
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290 reviews
227 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

Pitipua is a relatively new restaurant in our neighborhood. Its menu is nicely varied and versatile. It offers traditional Creole dishes such as "corned beef a caballo" corned beef with white rice and a fried egg over, very tender fried pork meat ... Just as modern and very innovative dishes such as tacos wrapped in dough of bacalaitos filled with... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Latin, Puerto Rican, Caribbean, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 23:00
Friday
11:30 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ave. Victor Labiosa, San Juan, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  San Juan
  • Phone Number: +1 787-523-5555

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?