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El Platanal

££ - £££Caribbean, Latin,
Ave. 65 inf. Km 5.1 | Kilometer 7.2 Next to Office Depot, Carolina 00987, Puerto Rico
+1 787-276-1111
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good36%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“flan” (7 reviews)
“sandwiches” (6 reviews)
“tostones” (5 reviews)
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Caribbean, Latin, Puerto Rican, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Ave. 65 inf. Km 5.1 | Kilometer 7.2 Next to Office Depot, Carolina 00987, Puerto Rico
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Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Good place to a family or friends dinning with a variety of recepies and good price. You can go to lunch and dine in a good ambient.

Thank Felix P
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

We went there after a family member baptism. It was a group of about 40 persons. They seemed to be unabled to handle the big group problema with orders and tickets. Table service was ok. The food varied the puertorican cuisine food especially plantain based...More

Thank Gustavo C
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

People come to this place to savor local food. They have daily specials at lunch and the service is really good. This is not a fancy restaurant. You can come as you are. Various tv sets to watch on going life games.

Thank dacknat
Reviewed 18 May 2017

We when here to take a visiting friend from India. Food is very good. Large portions it is a mix of Dominican and Puerto Rican food. Good seasoning. In overall very good experience. A little slow on the service.

Thank peybonsai
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

You gotta try the pork sandwich.. Instead of bread buns, they serve it in between fried plantains... Try it with a Presidente.

Thank Josue V
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

El Platanal is an Excellent option for puertorican food. Good quality, varieties of plates and flavors, they do the difference with the tostones sandwiches...

Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

You could not for a better meal for a better price. Excellent service. Friendly ambience. Were the locals go for a bargain.

Thank Jose-Antonio O
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

This place is very good if you like to eat a tradicional Puerto Rican And Dominican food. The service are good and is a family tradicional country place

Thank jose miguel M
Reviewed 16 December 2016

Great menu options, good pricing .Friendly staff Great for lunch or dinner. At night wait can be longer .

Thank maryperez2016
Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

This restaurant is a solid bet for good Puerto Rican food. Service is friendly, bilingual, food is prepared very well and quickly. I had the shrimp mofongo with a garlic butter sauce and my husband had the day's special, goat fricasse with rice and beans....More

Thank Kim M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
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00:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ave. 65 inf. Km 5.1 | Kilometer 7.2 Next to Office Depot, Carolina 00987, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  Carolina
  • Phone Number: +1 787-276-1111
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