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Fundacion Casa Cortes

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Chocolate house

A cafeteria or restaurant with a menu totally based on chocolate and cocoa. Owned by a family that... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
San Juan, Puerto Rico
If you love chocolate

A chocolate lover paradise. Service is good, food is very good. Choco Burger with chocolate ketchup... read more

Reviewed 10 November 2018
San Juan, Puerto Rico
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Casa Cortés, located in the heart of Old San Juan, Puerto Rico, is the place to experience the Chocolate Cortés Collection, showcasing works by the Caribbean's contemporary art masters. Currently on exhibit; CCC Caribes, features 58 paintings by 50...more
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210 Calle de San Francisco, San Juan 00901-1613, Puerto Rico
+1 787-523-4642
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A cafeteria or restaurant with a menu totally based on chocolate and cocoa. Owned by a family that has been in the chocolate business for over a century. Everything here is very good but, of course, high in calories. Try the hot chocolate with churros...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 10 November 2018 via mobile

A chocolate lover paradise. Service is good, food is very good. Choco Burger with chocolate ketchup was delicious. Tradicional hot chocolate with cheese and chocolate is always amazing. Highly recommended for people who love chocolate.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Simara
Reviewed 6 October 2018

Casa Cortes is a gastronomic place where the chocolate has a prominent position. You can enjoy a variety of food and drinks all make with chocolate Cortes. I really like the entire menu. There you can also buy a chocolate bar, powdered chocolate and a...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank afranco12016
Reviewed 2 October 2018

this is a place that I heard a lot but the day I went is was very dissapointing, from the appetizer to the sandwih evreything was tasteless. Maybe I have to returned another day!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank rafcama57
Reviewed 20 August 2018

This is indeed an oasis. We try to go here every time we come to the island, (twice a year at least). It is Puerto Rico at its finest. The food selections in the first floor cafe are simply a foodies delight. It is creative...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Alan M
Reviewed 5 August 2018

Is different at what you think. Employees very nice and respectful. They have a trolley that helps a lot. I really had nice time.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Elena P
Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

Never underestimate the combination of chocolate and cheese. I would share this delicious combination with friends and they would look at me sideways "hot chocolate and cheese". Trust and believe all the goodness that you will miss out on if you do not come to...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Cafeconleche718
Reviewed 6 July 2018

This is no ordinary chocolate place. Thi is Puerto Rico's Willi Wonka. Cortes started this in 1931 and he ( Don Pedro) dedicated himself to producing the best chocolate in the world. The Cortes's have not stopped for one minute to improve since then. They...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Gerardo D
Reviewed 22 June 2018

The museum is upstairs and their is no one to guide welcome or guide you. Downstairs is the restaurant that I describe as a coffee shop, but they have more than that. chocolate bites are delicious, but too expensive for a quarter size chocolate.

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank Lilybeth S
Reviewed 24 April 2018

I love the food here! I cannot believe everything is made with chocolate, even the salads and sandwiches ... I have yet to taste something I do not like in here. Good for bringing the family. Has an attached Cortés Chocolate History Museum. Haven't been...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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