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Tin Box

| Corner of Route 201 & 996, Puerto Rico
+1 787-741-7700
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“oysters” (54 reviews)
“sushi” (111 reviews)
“cornbread” (39 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Caribbean, Bar, Barbecue, Sushi, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
| Corner of Route 201 & 996, Puerto Rico
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11 - 20 of 473 reviews

Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

This is our second trip back to Tin Box in two days. We cannot keep away from the coconut flan dessert (tembleque). The fresh fruit margaritas are out of the world and do creep up on you. The BBQ plate was good and the shrimp...More

Thank taxidiataltys
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

This is a great little place in the middle of the island, just a few minutes from either side. We went one night for Happy Hour ($2 tacos and $4 mixed drinks, how can you go wrong?) and it quickly became our favorite go-to. In...More

Thank whiningyapper
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Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

Tin Box was great. Their service was quick and friendly. The food was very good. Went with a family of four and everyone enjoyed. From pork tacos to sushi it was all excellent. I would not hesitate to return.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 9 June 2017

Tin Box is a cool restaurant located about 5 minutes by car, from Esperanza (10 from Isabel Segunda), and well worth the ride. They have good BBQ and other American dishes, as well as a sushi bar (which we didn't try). The restaurant is open...More

Thank Sean M
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

Everyone I talked to said this place was unreal, it was pretty good, sushi was ok and the pulled pork also pretty good. Nice open air restaurant and great service

Thank Jacob S
Reviewed 2 June 2017

We ate here on the recommendation of our hosts, Marikay and Doug from Casa LaLanchita. Food and drinks were good. Live music some nights.

Thank BillPatty F
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

We had two meals here when we were on Vieques. A must is the caramelized bacon appetizer. It was to die for!! Also had very good pork tacos and the second night delicious ribs. Their salads were excellent too. Sadly, they are looking to sell...More

Thank janischilds
Reviewed 21 May 2017

Loved the wood and tin throughout the place ! Staff was great and had a great chicken wings which were just how we liked them not to big and nice and crispy! Then had Some amazing Steaks for dinner, it was done perfect , also...More

Thank ltisdall
Reviewed 19 May 2017

Mostly bbq with sauce already slathered on...had the ribs which were smoked at a higher temperature than what was needed causing the meat to adhere to versus fall off the bone...vegetables grown on site....smoked bacon good....pull up their website and it says the place is...More

Thank SoonerForever
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Very jungle like location. Very cool vibe. Good drinks. Neat set up. BBQ was ok. I'm pick about BBQ. Maybe the Sushi would be better?

Thank chelseasmith1421
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Questions & Answers
Sandra O
23 July 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Michael D | Property representative |
Try McDonalds or Burger King. You get what you pay for.
Adriana R
9 December 2016|
Response from Michael D | Property representative |
Yes, TIN BOX will be open both Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$20
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Corner of Route 201 & 996, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  Isla de Vieques
  • Phone Number: +1 787-741-7700
Original Sushi Bar and Smokehouse in a tree house setting, overlooking organic gardens. Open Tuesday-Sunday, 4 PM - 10 PM.
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