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Cafe Lucero at the Museum

) #12 of 88 Restaurants in Ponce ££ - £££ Cafe, Caribbean, Spanish
2325 Ave Las Americas | Playa de Ponce, Ponce 00716, Puerto Rico
+1 787-284-9047
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good29%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (9 reviews)
“ratatouille” (3 reviews)
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Cafe, Caribbean, Spanish, Puerto Rican
££ - £££
2325 Ave Las Americas | Playa de Ponce, Ponce 00716, Puerto Rico
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Reviewed 31 December 2016

After driving a couple hours to the museum we were all needing a coffee and a bite to eat. We were pleasantly surprised to find we could do both before beginning our museum exploration. The cafe was busy enough to be active but not overly...More

Thank Doug B
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Nice ambiance with reasonable prices. But they only open for lunch and if you come about 1 hour from closing maybe will be turned back. Service is not the best.

Thank luismattei14
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

It's not the most amazing food you will eat but for a lunch or a casual dinner it's good. Chicken breast with guava sauce is amazing. Lunch specials are good deal, restaurant quality food for a good price. Is inside the museum so it's a...More

Thank wil9056
Reviewed 9 August 2016

Great coffee, sweets, and excellent customer service, the coffee shop is inside the museum and you are gonna see a lot of students in the shop because the museum is in front of the preppiest college in PR. The outside view is the green campus...More

1  Thank rufina1912
Reviewed 6 July 2016

Great coffee inside the Ponce Art Museum. Small joint with limited choices but coffee and local bakery are very good. Prices are reasonable and staff is very helpful.

Thank 27Ruben27
Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

This was our first visit to Cafe Lucero. Arrived at 11:30 am for having brunch. We found the restaurant accessible. Staff received us with smiles. At our arrival only five tables where occupied. We ordered a mimosa and a coffee. The drinks arrived quickly so...More

Thank JorgeyLeany
LucemyV, Owner at Cafe Lucero at the Museum, responded to this review

Thank you for letting us know about your experience. We appreciate customers telling us their concerns and experiences in our restaurant. We realize the wait you encountered was an inconvenience. We’ll address this situation with our staff to be sure this will not happen again....More

Reviewed 9 June 2016

We had a nice afternoon out of the sun and heat in the museum and tried this very small museum cafe for coffee and sandwiches. Highly recommend it.

Thank WhereNext2NYC
Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

Excellent service and the coffee is beyond words. The Batista was incredible! We loved the coffee and the prices were really good. If you are a coffee lover, this place is a must go.

Thank Amy d
Reviewed 19 May 2016

I have been to Lucero before. My son told me to try the hamburger next time I visit the museum. Well i tried it,Hamburger Lucero. This is a +/- 8 oz. hamburger grill to perfection with bacon, swiss cheese and salad served with sweet potato...More

1  Thank Alberto13_13
Reviewed 18 April 2016

Excellent food! Excellent place! Excellent service! They greet you with a smile and wave you off with the same smile.

1  Thank MigJacky
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$4 - US$21
Cafe, Caribbean, Spanish, Puerto Rican
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Wine and Beer, Reservations, Waitstaff
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Open Hours
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2325 Ave Las Americas | Playa de Ponce, Ponce 00716, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  Ponce
  • Phone Number: +1 787-284-9047
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