Creole Cuisine in Dorado

While staying in Puerto Rico, you'll have the privilege of deciding between a delicious array of fine restaurants, quick eateries, and more. Can't resist Creole food during your holiday here? Guests can't afford to miss the various establishments where this style of cooking is king. You won't have trouble finding a place either, since there's a surplus of dining options just for this type of food.

With plenty of variety, from the informal backdrop at La Terraza Dorado to the crave-inducing dinner and lunch at Pika Bar & Restaurant, it really is possible to find the dish worth sending a postcard about.

Restaurants Map

The following list allows you to get more details about the numerous restaurants specializing in Creole food awaiting Puerto Rico's guests. Find the one that makes your mouth water and click its name to find out more about its location, ambiance, and more.

Cafe Puerto Rico

Old San Juan | (787) 724-2281

Cafe Puerto Rico is located near the middle of Old San Juan. Fresh fish and Creole fare both describe the best dishes at this unique restaurant. <p>Cozy and classic, guests are made to feel immediately at home.</p>

Don Tello Restaurant

Catano | (787) 788-1951

Don Tello Restaurant is a logical choice for travelers thinking about staying near this neighborhood. It is 1.6 miles south of Old San Juan. Salty, fresh seafood and Creole cuisine are made for each other at this well-liked eatery. <p>Don Tello Restaurant offers authentic creole food and does so with passion. They have large portions and a stocked bar, and offer a good time along with their food.</p>

Metropol Dorado

Dorado | (787) 278-5500

Metropol Dorado can be found toward the heart of Dorado. Determined not to be a "stale" choice, not only does this place offer Creole creations and one favorite, chicken, but wouldn't you know they're also good at seafood. <p>The menu at Metropol consists of classic Cuban food that has been adopted by the people of Puerto Rico. The result is a fresh new taste that is familiar to both Cubans and Puerto Ricans, yet unique. Guests can choose from a wide selection of soups, salads, meats, chicken, seafood, desserts, cocktails and wines. Some of their most famous plates are the Stuffed Cornish Hen and the "Fiesta Cubana" which is a combination of typical Cuban dishes: Congri, Tamale, Pork, Casava, Pot Roast, and Shredded Beef.</p>

Made in Puerto Rico Dorado

Dorado | (787) 626-6666

Made in Puerto Rico Dorado is found near the center of Dorado. The decor, service, and atmosphere of this awesome bar and grill is not formal in the least, and that means at least your crew can wear something comfortable, and feel free to have mouthfuls of Creole food. <p>Head Chef Alexis Torres has been touring the world, learning the fine culinary traditions that differ from place to place. Recently he returned home to honor the food he grew up on, now serving such favorites as mofongo on a nightly basis.</p>

Airenumo Restaurant Bar & Lounge

Old San Juan

Airenumo Restaurant Bar & Lounge is located in the heart of Old San Juan. Affectionately identified as an informal place to dine, it's sometimes a respite for hungry visitors on lazy outings. <p>Airenumo serves Spanish and Puerto Rican cuisine, but is especially known for their paella, of which there are over 20 varieties on the menu.</p>

Creole Restaurants
Name Location Type Phone Number
A la Vara 0 mi. North of Central Dorado Creole (787) 796-1313
Airenumo Restaurant Bar & Lounge Old San Juan, 10.4 mi. East of Central Dorado Creole, International, Spanish --
Cafe La Princesa Old San Juan, 10.4 mi. East of Central Dorado Caribbean, Creole, International, Latin American (787) 724-2930
Cafe Manolin Old San Juan, 10.5 mi. East of Central Dorado Creole (787) 723-9743
Cafe Puerto Rico Old San Juan, 10.4 mi. East of Central Dorado Caribbean, Creole (787) 724-2281
Don Tello Restaurant 10.6 mi. East of Central Dorado Creole (787) 788-1951
El Capitan 0 mi. North of Central Dorado Creole, Cuban (787) 278-0011
El Conejo 0 mi. North of Central Dorado Creole (787) 220-5665
Gallery Inn Restaurant Old San Juan, 10.5 mi. East of Central Dorado Creole (787) 722-1808
Happy Crab 0 mi. North of Central Dorado Creole (787) 794-4400
Inca Chicken 8.2 mi. West of Central Dorado Caribbean, Creole, Latin American (787) 727-1556
Katrina's Restaurant 0 mi. North of Central Dorado Creole (787) 278-3183
La Fonda De Angelo Old San Juan, 10.6 mi. East of Central Dorado Creole (787) 845-2886
La Ostra Cosa 10.2 mi. East of Central Dorado Creole (787) 722-2672
La Terraza Dorado 0 mi. North of Central Dorado Caribbean, Creole (787) 796-1242
Made in Puerto Rico Dorado 0 mi. North of Central Dorado Caribbean, Creole (787) 626-6666
Metropol Dorado Central Dorado Creole, Cuban (787) 278-5500
Pika Bar & Restaurant 4.6 mi. South West of Central Dorado Creole, Latin American (787) 220-1210

Similar Food

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If you're willing to step just outside the box, you may enjoy the distinct yet similar flavor profiles at restaurants like the following:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
Starbucks Caparra (787) 277-0320 American 12.2 mi. East-Southeast of Central Dorado
Sizzler Dorado (787) 665-7061 American 0 mi. North of Central Dorado
Longhorn Bayamon (787) 778-0880 American 8.8 mi. East-Southeast of Central Dorado
Fuddruckers Guaynabo (787) 620-0077 American 11.9 mi. East-Southeast of Central Dorado
El Meson Sandwiches Old San Juan (787) 721-5286 American Old San Juan, 10.4 mi. East of Central Dorado
Burger King Playa Bavaro -- American 11.8 mi. East-Southeast of Central Dorado
Trois Cent Onze (787) 725-7959 French Old San Juan, 10.6 mi. East of Central Dorado
Beach Bohio Bar & Grill (787) 486-7915 Caribbean 0 mi. North of Central Dorado
Hard Rock Cafe San Juan (787) 725-0802 American Old San Juan, 10.4 mi. East of Central Dorado
Longhorn San Juan (787) 648-0532 American 12.1 mi. East of Central Dorado

Oftentimes, the best foods in Puerto Rico are those that you catch sight of - or scent of - as you're out doing activities and seeing attractions. However, writing down at least a few places on your schedule, is better than leaving everything to the last minute. To learn more information about the kinds of food waiting for you, check out this page.

 

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