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“Fabulous ceviche and chaufa” 5 of 5 bubbles
Review of La Chola - CLOSED

La Chola
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Good for: Groups
Dining options: Dinner, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Vieques, PR
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30 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
“Fabulous ceviche and chaufa”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2013

We just had a fabulous meal at La Chola, a Peruvian restaurant down the street from us. The bonito ceviche was outstanding, very fresh with a little mango and spice. The chicharron de cerdo (pork) was a little crunchy and tasty. It may have been one of our best appetizers ever. Finally the chaufa! You know, chaufa. You don't? Nor did I. It's a fabulous Peruvian stir-fried rice with just a little soy. If you find yourself in San Juan and want an excellent meal, I highly recommend La Chola.

  • Visited July 2013
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Service
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Food
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  • English first
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English first
Chicago, Illinois, United States
Level Contributor
9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
“Ceviche and Pescado....trifongo yum”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2013

We had the ceviche mixto which was amazing. Then I ate the Pescado....something...Trifongo for my entree, which was delicious. The place was almost empty, but we were eating early by most people's standards.

Visited June 2013
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22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
“Left before even tasting food.”
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 March 2013 via mobile

Went to get food here on a special that was offered but not honored . It took forever for the manager to attend our situation and when he finally came his answer was not good enough. The ambience looked good the menu looked decent but client service was terrible. As soon as we walked spoke to the waiter about our offer he told somebody a women who looked like the owner. She then started to make al sorts of gestures and appeared angry. The waiter got frustrated because obviously he knows hes got to give face because of a management error. Like i said earlier i judged by service not food and as a waiter for 8 years i know service has its days. If you want to give it a shot try it you might have a better experiance.

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