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Mi Casita

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Plazoleta Isla Verde | Isla Verde, Carolina, San Juan 00979, Puerto Rico
+1 787-791-1777
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Leroy, Ohio
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Our cab driver, taking us from the airport to the InterContinental Hotel, recommended Mi Casita across the street from the hotel. He said it was good, local food. The next morning, we walked across the street for breakfast. Mi Casita is located in a strip plaza behind the Marketplace Café on Isla Verde. It is a small diner-type restaurant with... More 

Thank jamb28
Raleigh, North Carolina
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29 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Stopped in for lunch with friends. If you are looking to dive into Puerto Rican food, this is it! The pic posted is Mofongo with Beef Steak. It's absolutely delicious! The people there are also very friendly! It's also in walking distance to the beach. You do have to pay for parking, but it is free you have lunch at... More 

Thank Kacie555
Dallas, Texas
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84 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

This was our first stop on our first trip to Puerto Rico. It came highly recommended by the staff at our hotel. I was a little hesitant at first because it was small and tucked in between other businesses in a strip mall. I'm so glad we didn't let that hold us back. My husband decided on the chicken/steak/shrimp special... More 

Thank Robbin V
Seattle, Washington
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Only stopped in for a couple breakfasts. Quick and friendly service, simple food and affordable. Wish it was a little cleaner.

Thank brucewbeck
El Dorado Hills, California
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41 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our family of 3 had the Red snapper al ajillo, chicken Parmesan, & the chicken in wine sauce. The red snapper was excellent, chicken in wine sauce a bit tough. Bread basket was ok. Sangria was lacking in liquor, was too much lemonade & not enough wine. Overall a good experience. Most busy for a Monday night.

Thank Luz Z
Grapevine, Texas
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The restaurant was recommended by a local and the food was very good. The beef Mofongo was outstanding with a very large serving. The bean soup was also very flavorful. We had a local Puerto Rican beer, Magna, which is a lager.

Thank shellking2016
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The best mofongo in Puerto Rico....fresh,tasty and enjoyable ..not expensive at all big plate compare to other places in San Juan....Fantastic place to eat.try it you will like it.

Thank Raul A
Glastonbury, Connecticut
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45 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant was recommended to us by locals. It is not fancy, it is small and in an outdoor mall. The food was very good, price is moderate, the service was slow, but they are on island time and we are from New England.

Thank fcomtois3
New York City, New York
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16 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a great dinner at Mi Casita with one chicken and one beef mofongo. We liked the chicken even more and were full after eating the generous portions. The restaurant is very popular and you might have to wait a little bit to be seated. But it's worth the wait.

Thank Georg H
United States
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3 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Took 45 minutes to serve the food. My eggs were undercooked and cold. Never again! Omelet was undercooked

Thank Brenda L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Caribbean, Latin, Spanish, Soups, Puerto Rican, International
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Plazoleta Isla Verde | Isla Verde, Carolina, San Juan 00979, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  San Juan
  • Phone Number: +1 787-791-1777

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