During your visit to Puerto Rico, you'll be able to sample a great number of options when it comes to dining. When your preference is Mediterranean food, you won't want to miss those restaurants that do it best. And luckily, guests will have access to plenty of places that feature it on their menus.
With many options, from the very casual favorite named Cafe Istanbul to the lingering deliciousness of dinner and lunch at Transylvania Restaurant, there is something to suit each and every guest and every style of vacation.
The following list allows you to peek at the numerous restaurants serving Mediterranean cuisine in Puerto Rico. See one that catches your eye? Click its name to read the full article about its location, ambiance, and more.
Set along the eastern outskirts of Condado District, Alibaba Restaurant is at 1214 Ashford. Gladly termed an informal dining option, it's great when you don't want to get too fancy.
Situated near the heart of Isla Verde, Ciao Mediterranean is a part of Intercontinental San Juan Resort Spa and Casino. Looking to enjoy plain delicious Mediterranean food in a fun and convenient setting? Don't miss the laid-back set-up and menu here.
La Playita Restaurant, a part of Hotel La Playa, is found in just outside the heart of Isla Verde. Don't hesitate to pass through Isla Verde for a mouth-watering helping of the specialty, health food. Mediterranean fare is known for its healthful affect on the body, which is something La Playita takes pride in providing for its guests. Additionally, the restaurant offers a robust wine menu, with such a wide selection that it wont be difficult to find the perfect pairing for your meal.
Situated in Hato Rey, in the same area as San Juan, Al Salam Restaurant is at 150 Ave Roosevelt. In case you're wondering, Condado District is to the north. Considered an informal place to dine, it's nice when you're not in the mood to get dolled up. Al Salam Restaurant offers cafe style seating in a relaxed dining room. On Fridays and Saturdays, the restaurant takes it up a notch with belly dancing shows during dinner.
Positioned in Rio Piedras, in the same general area as San Juan, Sahara Deli Cafe is a popular choice worth considering if you are exploring this neighborhood. It is south west of Isla Verde. Don't hesitate to pass through Rio Piedras if you love Mediterranean food, but especially crave health food. Sahara specializes in Arabic foods like shawarma and falafel.
|Al Salam Restaurant||Hato Rey, 2.5 mi. South of Central Condado||Mediterranean||(787) 751-6296|
|Alibaba Restaurant||1.4 mi. East-Northeast of Central Condado||Mediterranean||(787) 722-1176|
|Cafe Istanbul||Rio Piedras, 4.1 mi. South-Southeast of Central Condado||Greek, Mediterranean||(787) 767-6700|
|Cafe Marquesa||1.4 mi. East-Northeast of Central Condado||French, Mediterranean||(787) 723-4124|
|Ciao Mediterranean||3.7 mi. East of Central Condado||Mediterranean||(787) 791-6100|
|Istanbul Turkish Restaurant||Old San Juan, 2.9 mi. West of Central Condado||Mediterranean||(787) 722-5057|
|La Playita Restaurant||3.8 mi. East of Central Condado||Mediterranean||(787) 791-1115|
|Old San Juan, 2.9 mi. West of Central Condado||Mediterranean||(787) 723-8653|
|Sahara Deli Cafe||Rio Piedras, 4.1 mi. South-Southeast of Central Condado||Mediterranean||(787) 756-5057|
|Transylvania Restaurant||Old San Juan, 2.7 mi. West of Central Condado||French, German, Mediterranean||(787) 977-2328|
If you don't mind changing things up a bit, there are similar flavors to be experienced at places like the following:
|(787) 276-5555||Italian||Carolina, 8.0 mi. Southeast of Central Condado|
|(787) 256-3615||Italian||1.4 mi. East-Northeast of Central Condado|
|Shannan's Pub||(787) 287-8466||Irish||6.3 mi. South-Southwest of Central Condado|
|(787) 282-6917||Italian||Rio Piedras, 4.1 mi. South-Southeast of Central Condado|
|Romano's Macaroni Grill Plaza Las Américas||(787) 281-0909||Italian||Hato Rey, 2.5 mi. South of Central Condado|
|(787) 292-1760||Italian||Miramar, 0.9 mi. West-Southwest of Central Condado|
|Booby's Restaurant||(787) 753-8181||Spanish||Hato Rey, 2.5 mi. South of Central Condado|
|Al Dente Ristorante||(787) 723-7303||Italian||Old San Juan, 2.7 mi. West of Central Condado|
|(787) 727-5566||Italian||1.4 mi. East-Northeast of Central Condado|
|El Zipperle Restaurant||(787) 763-1636||German||Hato Rey, 2.5 mi. South of Central Condado|
Some of the best places to grab a bite in Puerto Rico are those that you didn't expect to find yourself craving while walking the streets near your hotel. However, it's still a good idea to know the names of particular restaurants ahead of time. To find out more details about the types of food available to you, check out this page.
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