El Hipopotamo Restaurant & Delicatessen

$ $
880 Luis Muñoz Rivera Ave.
San Juan, San Juan
(787) 767-2660
8:00am - 8:00pm
8:00am - 8:00pm


  • Their meal prices are steep but they have a nice selection of sandwiches at "Denny's type" prizes ($6-$9) and their service tends to rocks rather than suck! (old school waiter troop)
  • Best coffee in the area, excellent sandwiches and pastry. Best service in town.
  • Fried calamari, churrasco, arroz mamposteado y mil hojas super rico!!!
  • La mejor sopa de pollo para despues de una borrachera.
  • Buen comienzo
  • The best food and desserts from SPAIN no matter what hour
  • Everything is big, and good!
  • Has bread steak, white rice, beans. Yumm yumm! Price was reasonable. Food was great! Good place for a nice romantic date to go eat but won't break the budget.
  • Coffee and sandwiches are to dies for.
  • The oatmeal here is the best...nice cup of coffee the old fashioned way... great sandwiches and dinner...
  • Muy bueno...riqusimo...
  • Donde te tomas un buen caf siempre
  • part deli counter, part jacketed waiters.. super old skool w great soups.. a little taste of Spain in PR.
  • Try the black bean soup if you have the chance!
  • De mis lugares favoritos despus de las 11pm para comer bueno y buen servicio.
  • Great service
  • Best coffee in Rio Piedras! Great for business meetings. Everything is good, but sandwiches are awesome
  • Breakfast is a good option, food and service is overall excellent.
  • Sper caro para lo que es. I rather eat at another spot.
  • Sandwich Hipoptamo muy rico, es como un sndwich cubano pero con chorizo

Nearby places

525 F D Roosevelt Ave (Ave. Plaza Las Americas)