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Taverna

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453 Calle Carlos Le Brum, 00765-3107, Puerto Rico
+1 787-438-1100
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17:30 - 21:00
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Mon - Fri 17:30 - 21:00
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

I was surprised to have some of the best italian food on this tiny island in PR! The pizza is huge fresh and super tasty!! Try the Anti pasta! One of the best I have ever had! You won't regret this foodie favorite!

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Thank Amberlie13
Franklin, Virginia
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Don't let the unassuming outside fool you, this restaurant is the best. Lots of ambiance, great food, terrific menu and excellent service. I highly recommend it if you are on Vieques Island.

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Ellicott City, Md
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38 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016

Amazing pizza! We love eating at Taverna. That have the best pizza! 4 of us sat at the bar after a long beach day and ordered a meat and a veggie pizza. Oh and a nice bottle of Chianti :)

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Thank hhinks
NYC
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50 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 April 2016

great service and Italian food. three of us went here for dinner and had a great meal. pizza was good, linguine and clams sauce was good too. huge portions. great service. Tammy and LaRissa are great. thanks gals.

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Thank frankipoo
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74 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 April 2016

Love the egg plant and pizzas. Service is excellent. Wish the room was a little more sound proof. Difficult to carry a conversation if many people there.

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Thank lildrummer
Franklin, Virginia
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 March 2016 via mobile

Love this restaurant. The only Italian restaurant on the island. Great selection of pizzas, pastas and salads. Reasonably priced. Great ambiance.

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Thank P B
Washington, DC, USA
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59 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2016

I've only ever ordered the pizza here so I can't speak to their other entrees but I do love their pizza. A large was plenty for three hungry people. There is nothing fancy about this place but the service is friendly and efficient. And by the way, they can get busy and do take reservations so play it safe and... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2016 via mobile

Had to sit for a long time just to get attention to order drinks while the servers where chatting with the locals at the bar. After a long wait we ordered food and drinks. My friend, who doesn't eat carbs, looked forward to a carbonara with zucchini pasta instead of ordinary pasta. Of course they were out of this option,... More 

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Thank Millihenry
Winchester
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7 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2016

Italian food (much more rare in Vieques than back in the states). The hours leave something to be desired but no reservation was necessary. Both our dinners were very good and I would definitely recommend this place! I wish they had outdoor seating, however, or even a bit more indoor ambiance.

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Thank Julie N
New York City, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2016

I had a Greek Salad here that was large, fresh and delicious. My husband had the zucchini noodles, which provides a nice alternative for gluten-free folks or those who just want a lower calorie meal. We went back the next night and got the the vegetable pizza to-go, which was really good. Nice service, and easy to get a table.

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Thank Jessica M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$8 - US$20
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Parking Available
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
17:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
17:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
17:30 - 21:00
Thursday
17:30 - 21:00
Friday
17:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 453 Calle Carlos Le Brum, 00765-3107, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  Isla de Vieques
  • Phone Number: +1 787-438-1100
Description
The islands only authentic Italian restaurant. Featuring classic pasta dishes, fresh salads, New York style pizza (with our famous whole wheat crust), daily specials and desserts. Available for sit down dining or takeout. Street parking, AC, WiFi, and only a two minute walk from the ferry. Located off the plaza in Isabel Segunda, open for dinner only. Reservations recommended

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?