Latin American Cuisine in Fajardo

If you find yourself in the mood for Latin American food, don't miss an opportunity to indulge yourself. Though not terribly plentiful, there are a couple of locations in Puerto Rico where you can sample this kind of food.

With choices such as the very casual setting of Casa Cubuy Restaurant to the wonderful plates comprising dinner and lunch at Seven Seas Bar & Grill, it really is possible to find the dish worthy of multiple plates-full.

Restaurants Map

Take time to read up on the few choices for Latin American restaurants that you'll have the chance to visit during your getaway. For each restaurant, you can click its name to view the full article about its dress code, food, or even nearby attractions.

La Estacian

Central Fajardo | (787) 863-4481

Located toward the center of Fajardo, La Estacian is a logical choice for you to consider if you're going to be spending time seeing this neighborhood or the surrounding area. Do you just have to have barbecue during your visit to Puerto Rico? If you say yes, you may as well make this place the one thing you both agree on. La Estacian is an open air establishment set with patio furniture and rocking chairs. Salsa music blends with the sound of the coqui set the tone.

Casa Cubuy Restaurant

(787) 874-6221

Casa Cubuy Restaurant, which is part of Casa Cubuy Ecolodge, is a good option worth considering if you're going to explore the island; it is to the north of Humacao. Fresh catches from and Latin American flavors both share the spotlight at this friendly favorite. Authentic Puerto Rican cuisine is what rules here, with menu items include mofongo, tostones, pastelon, and rice and beans. There are also a a few vegetarian offerings, and dishes from the sea. A favorite is the seafood risotto. For dessert, try a simple brownie with vanilla ice cream, fruit sorbet, homemade flan, or guava shells.

The House of Pastelillos

Las Croabas | (787) 268-2222

The House of Pastelillos is a popular choice worth considering if you're exploring this town and adjacent areas. Fajardo is approximately two and a half miles (approximately four kilometers) to the south-southwest. Speaking of delicious, specialty Latin American-inspired cuisine, this local spot will recommend their best: hamburgers and seafood. Over 25 different pastries are on the menu here, with fried desserts offering a unique twist.

Seven Seas Bar & Grill

Central Fajardo

Seven Seas Bar & Grill can be found in Central Fajardo, in the heart of Fajardo. Salty, fresh seafood and Latin American flavors share the same plate at this unique eatery.

Similar Food

If your preferences are flexible, there are similar flavors to be experienced at restaurants like these:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
The Brass Cactus (787) 889-5735 Tex-Mex Luquillo, 5.6 mi. Northwest of Central Fajardo
Mama-Yama's Acai Bar & Grill (787) 403-6530 Brazilian Central Fajardo
The Blue Iguana Mexican Grill & Bar (787) 860-6000 Mexican 0.8 mi. East of Central Fajardo
Bonilla Tacos (787) 889-8765 Mexican Luquillo, 5.6 mi. Northwest of Central Fajardo
La Estancia (787) 888-6000 Argentenian 8.0 mi. West-Northwest of Central Fajardo
Los Munchies de Raquel (787) 655-4576 Mexican Central Fajardo
Lolita's (787) 889-5770 Mexican Luquillo, 5.6 mi. Northwest of Central Fajardo
Salsarita's Fresh Cantina (787) 449-0500 Mexican Central Fajardo
Ceviche Hut (787) 355-1200 South American Luquillo Kiosk Zone, 6.6 mi. West-Northwest of Central Fajardo
Taco Maker Luquillo (787) 889-4466 Mexican Luquillo, 5.6 mi. Northwest of Central Fajardo

Some of the best dining destinations in Puerto Rico are the ones that you wind up near unexpectedly as you're out doing activities and seeing attractions. Of course, that doesn't mean you can't make a list of specific places to try. To read more about the kinds of food available to you, check out this page.


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