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Breakfast in Isla Verde

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LloydG Jul 14, 2010 08:55 AM

I will be spending three days at the El San Juan Hotel in a few weeks, and I am wondering what the local breakfast options are? I usually like to avoid the overpriced hotel restaurants, and I gather that the hotel is in a fairly urban neighborhood.

Thanks in advance.

Lloyd

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  1. phelana RE: LloydG Jul 16, 2010 07:32 AM

    I wish I could help...a few local places nearby include Metropole, Mi Cucina and Case Dante (Carolina)....not sure you will find a local breakfast place per se. I know the ESJH area pretty well...what I would do if you have a car is eat at La Bombanera in Old San Juan..WONDERFUL breakfasts...

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      LloydG RE: phelana Jul 16, 2010 07:47 AM

      Thanks - I've been to La Bombanera before, and it is great, but I won't have a car. I'll try some of the places you mentioned. I wasn't expecting to find anything local, just to find an alternative to the typical overpriced hotel restaurants.

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        RONNIENJ4 RE: LloydG Jul 19, 2010 07:40 AM

        Try Mi Casita, which is a small strip mall across the street from the El San Juan.
        Great breakfast and dinner and reasonable prices.

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          phelana RE: RONNIENJ4 Jul 19, 2010 12:06 PM

          shoot..I meant Mi Casita not Mi Cucina..Mi Cucina is in Antigua..eeeeeee

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