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Paladares Cuban Restaurant & Caribbean Cuisine

Esquina Pineiro #98, Mayaguez 00680, Puerto Rico
+1 787-833-4917
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good26%
  • Average15%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“ropa vieja” (10 reviews)
“tamales” (3 reviews)
“congri rice” (3 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 15:00All hours
Caribbean, Latin, Cuban, Puerto Rican
££ - £££
Esquina Pineiro #98, Mayaguez 00680, Puerto Rico
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Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

I do like some of their plates but ropa vieja and arroz congri is not their best. They have other options that are really good, way better than those two I mentioned. I don’t think I’m coming back since the last time the manager was...More

Thank Cristyn3
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

I went with my family last Saturday for lunch. We like it. The food is authentic Cuban. I feel the portions of plates were great, and even the kids plate was huge. But we ordered an appetizer, three fried potatoes with meat (called ropa vieja),...More

Thank Luz L
Paladares2013, Gerente at Paladares Cuban Restaurant & Caribbean Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded 30 June 2017
Google Translation

Saludos gracias por su visita, lamentablemente el embargo que USA le tiene a Cuba nos impide tener productos autenticos de...More

Reviewed 23 May 2017

One of my best dining experiences on the island.  Place is cozy and not really big.  Staff is very friendly and attentive.  You can not go wrong with the Montuno cubano (pork, yucca, congri & tamal).  The Bistec A la Candelaria (skirt steak stuffed with...More

Thank S1thlord
Paladares2013, Gerente at Paladares Cuban Restaurant & Caribbean Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded 25 May 2017
Google Translation

Gracias esperamos verte pronto!!

Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

Food is pretty good and fresh. You can visit the restaurant for lunch and dinner. Mojitos are also very good.

Thank simoncarlo3
Paladares2013, Gerente at Paladares Cuban Restaurant & Caribbean Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded 1 May 2017
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Gracias por su patrocinio!!

Reviewed 14 April 2017

Visited this restaurant. Sat for several minutes waiting for service. The waitress was ok. It was very cold and asked if there was a warmer place. Unfortunately not. We stood up and left hungry. A customer should not leave because a place is too cold.

Thank RJoses
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

Food ok service could be better nice selection of menu. Did not tried desserts, biftec candelaria real good

Thank Samuel P
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

The place had been recommended to me by friends. Food was ok for the price. Service was really nice. We were the only ones there at that time. My experience was good, I will return again.

1  Thank simoncarlo3
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Really nice place. The food its very flavorful really good service. The mojitos are super super GOOD. BTW its CuBAn Cuisine. So far the BEst in the WEST side

Thank Nelson G
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

A restaurant with 3 years of operation, is well recommended, and in a nice location. We went on Friday 7PM, and it was not full. By 8PM was full. Decoration is OK. Menu is well organized and has a lot of Cuban-Puerto Rican history, so...More

1  Thank TRM0510
Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

The please was very clean and see service was amazing. I ordered a "gallinita rellena con arroz congri" little chicken stuffed with cuban style rice. It was great. One in my table ordered an "mofongo" mashed plantains with shrimps. The mofongo was a little over...More

Thank PRdive
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Caribbean, Latin, Cuban, Puerto Rican
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Esquina Pineiro #98, Mayaguez 00680, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  Mayaguez
  • Phone Number: +1 787-833-4917
  • E-mail
Paladares es un Restaurante inspirado en la comida Cubana y Caribena, sin dejar atras los platos criollos principales de nuestra cultura. Ubicados en el corazon de Mayaguez nos hemos convertido en el rincon Cubano preferido. Contamos con un especial de almuerzos que varia diariamente, nuestro menu a la carta con precios razonables una extensa opcion de bebidas y cocteles, ofrecemos vinos, tappas, frappes, cafe y postres.
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