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Punta Cana Restaurant

17776 State Highway 249, Houston, TX 77064-1016
+1 281-894-0960
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“mofongo” (18 reviews)
“coconut flan” (2 reviews)
“garlic shrimp” (2 reviews)
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Caribbean, Latin, Spanish
$$ - $$$
17776 State Highway 249, Houston, TX 77064-1016
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We were close to Willowbrook mall and decided to try this restaurant, it had good reviews. The food is pretty good. We tried Rabo encendio, Mofongo de pollo (dry for my test), empanadas, chivo guisado, and flan de coco. We were a party of 6...More

Thank Nidia N
Reviewed 1 April 2018

I'm no expert on Puerto Rican food having mostly experienced it as quasi-fast food when visiting Florida, but my wife wanted to try something different so we headed over to Punta Cana after a shopping trip to REI right across the Freeway. The food was...More

Thank Lance I
Reviewed 22 February 2018

I recently went to Houston to celebrate my sister's 60th birthday. We went here for dinner. The food was quite delicious and the staff was friendly and attentive. It had been a while since I had eaten a good "Mofongo de chicharones". I was not...More

Thank Dahlia G
Reviewed 26 October 2017

The food was excellent and the prices reasonable. I wish they were closer to my home - I would eat there often!

Thank 56003Lynn
Reviewed 23 September 2017

This is a small mom & pop restaurant in a strip mall adjacent to the Willowbrook Mall. I ate dinner here twice in one week. The first time I had camarones guisados. The second time I had mofongo camarones ajillo. Both times I had maduros...More

1  Thank anyarp2017
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

First of all I am a born and raised Dominican living in the USA. The prior review that gave a 2 star talking about "overly priced" needs to understand that finding true condiments and seasoning and main mofongo/mangu and of course you have to take...More

1  Thank AlebelFerrufino
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Honestly; I need to give you guys a 2 ⭐️. Food was ok. I'm a real Puerto Rican born and raised and you can compare my Alcapurrias, and please don't start with the Mofongo con Pernil. Nada que ver. Las empanadas another story. Way overpriced...More

Thank Travelito T
Reviewed 11 July 2017

First time eating at Punta Cana today. I had the Pernil (Slowly roasted oregano, pepper, bitter range, red wine, and adobo marinated pork shoulder) and it was very very good. It's a small little restaurant but had excellent service and was full but not crowded...More

Thank Rob J
Reviewed 10 May 2017

I have yet to give a 5 star rating, but this restaurant deserves it. Excellent food and service are incredibly important and this place delivered (I read other reviews saying they are slow, but we did not experience that). We had the following and enjoyed...More

Thank tjones29
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

If you're craving a taste of the Caribbean then this place is worth a try. The yucca fries are amazing and the food is very flavorful. A bit pricey, but good.

Thank Ann-Marie G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 7:00 PM
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17776 State Highway 249, Houston, TX 77064-1016
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston
  • Phone Number: +1 281-894-0960
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