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La Casita Blanca

££ - £££Caribbean, Latin,
351 Calle Tapia, San Juan 00912-4214, Puerto Rico
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“chicken soup” (18 reviews)
“flan” (27 reviews)
“coffee beans” (14 reviews)
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Caribbean, Latin, Puerto Rican, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
351 Calle Tapia, San Juan 00912-4214, Puerto Rico
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Reviewed 21 August 2014

So happy we ventured out to try this restaurant on our last day! The menu selections were classic Puerto Rican dishes, however when they ran out of dishes, they erases the dish off the white board menu. The on the house appetizers of soup and...More

1  Thank prbaby
Reviewed 9 August 2014

In search of that local hole in the wall restaurant? Well when in San Juan this is it. Don't be fooled though. When we went it was a 30 minute wait and every minute of it was worth it. Great food served by a very...More

Thank Tony C
Reviewed 3 August 2014

A rustic little place off the beaten path where delicious, authentic Puerto Rican food is served on plastic plates with plastic utensils. Excellent food from start to finish but...wait for it...the tres leches cake is the best cake I have ever eaten. And I am...More

1  Thank NJBrooklynborn
Reviewed 31 July 2014

La Casita Blanca transports you to your childhood and brings back memories of a grandmother's house. Their purpose is to make you feel like at home. The food tastes just like that. Besides the cozy atmosphere, the service is great, the servers are so nice....More

Thank Sigizi
Reviewed 24 July 2014 via mobile

This restaurant was only a short drive from the Isla Verde hotel area and it was great. The food was as authentic as it can get. We had the mufongo with chicken and couldn't believe how good it was. Probably the best tasting meal we...More

2  Thank WeddingShooter
Reviewed 21 July 2014

Location is actually a quiet part of Santurce. A no frills building, that gets it's busiest from locals on Sunday.So go during week. It's great home cooked puerto rican food. We had snapper w/shrimp, scallops. Plantains, rice, red beans. Ice tea. Cost around $20.

Thank 387indy
Reviewed 9 July 2014

Every time I visit Puerto Rico I have to stop at this restaurant. I reminds me of my grandmother's cooking. The food is delicious!!! The staff is also very accomodating. If you are ever in PR please stop by this restaurant you will not regret...More

Thank PrincesaLinda
Reviewed 6 July 2014 via mobile

"Criolla" puertorican cuisine. Feel like home admosphere. 12 members of my family spent an quality time, tasty, Saturday evening at La Casita Blanca. Great tasting treats to get us started and ready for great food and outstanding service; the will do whatever it takes to...More

4  Thank Rosy S
Reviewed 6 July 2014

It really was like stepping into Abuela's living room. Very friendly and attentive staff. Authentic , delicious , homemade Puerto Rican Food. Roof top garden ! Decor very nostalgic , can't beat the price. Go hungry!

Thank Alicia2967
Reviewed 22 June 2014 via mobile

My fiance and I visted San Juan for a week, its funny that it was hard to find authentic Spanish food because Puerto Rico is so Americanized. We went to this spot and it was amazingly Good. I cleaned my plate. The service was awesome,...More

Thank emjackson25
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Andrew M
2 November 2015|
Response from elcoqui0609 | Reviewed this property |
When we arrived at la concha our room was not available yet so they held our bags in a safe place and gave us a ticket number once the room was ready. Hope this helps
Cathy H
13 July 2015|
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Response from Mike T | Reviewed this property |
Si, todo los dias... muy excellente!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 17:00
11:30 - 16:00
11:30 - 16:00
11:30 - 16:00
11:30 - 17:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 351 Calle Tapia, San Juan 00912-4214, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  San Juan
  • Phone Number: 726-5501
Puerto Rico's most authentic flavors and culinary traditions served at your table for over 30 years. In the heart of Villa Palmeras, one of San Juan's most eclectic and historical areas, La Casita Blanca has been a gathering spot for everyone who wants to enjoy our Island's traditional cuisine.
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