Card games in Puerto Rico

Thanks to Jose M. Carrillo-Muniz for the following information.

The most popular games are Brisca and Ocho Locos (the local version of Crazy Eights).

Also played are Alcalde, Rummy, Rummy 500 and Uno among other games.

Games with dominoes are also popular. Doscientos and Quinientos are decribed on the Partnership Dominoes page, Chiva on the Caribbean Dominoes page and Gallinazo on its own page.

This page is maintained by John McLeod (   © John McLeod, 2002, 2008. Last updated: 23rd December 2008