El Jefe Burger Shack

Eat up a flame grilled burger under the sun while you watch the waves and are treated to friendly service. It doesn't get any more laid back than the El Jefe Burger Shack along the beach at Luquillo.


The freshness of the burgers El Jefe Burger Shack is what sets them apart from other burger establishments on the island. The certified Angus beef is ground fresh and once cooked the burgers are served on fresh baked BOSS buns. The house special is the El Jefe Stuffed Burger, which is stuffed with either beer braised short ribs, Spanish chorizo, or green chiles and jalapenos. Other entree options include salads, chicken, seafood, and for a side you'll definitely want to sample the beer battered onion wedges.

El Jefe Burger Shack is a popular fast food restaurant that happens to specialize in American cuisine. As far as the style of dining and food goes, the setting is very casual. They are open for business during both dinner and lunch, so give it a try.


El Jefe Burger Shack really is a shack set along the beach at Luquillo. The shack is brightly decorated in hand painted murals by one of the owners and features a "Crayon Message" wall. Guests dine on outdoor tables built of cinder blocks.


This restaurant is part of Luquillo Kiosks, which is located in Luquillo Kiosk Zone, a neighborhood in Puerto Rico; it is one and a quarter miles (two kilometers) to the west of Luquillo.

Vacationers looking to merge their restaurant visit with some nice sightseeing opportunities may enjoy heading to Parque Damaso Rivera, which is situated a quarter mile to the west.

People who dine here also anticipate a full selection of fun activities in the vicinity. Travelers who visit the area might wish to arrange an afternoon at this restaurant's closest golf club, Rio Mar Country Club River Course. For those who want a mix of excitement and leisure, trek over to Fortuna Playa, which you will find to be the nearest beach and is only three quarters of a mile away. And, these attractions are just a couple of the beaches, courses, and outdoor pursuits in this area.

Nearby Restaurants

For diners looking for another area restaurant that has similar menu items and/or comparable prices, there are quite a few nearby dining spots to choose between, including Ocean and Steak. Find it less than a hundred yards to the east of this restaurant.

Of course, if you're in the mood for something different, this part of Puerto Rico has an excellent list of dining establishments that will surely satisfy almost every kind of diner. For example, you could also try Caribbean eats at Congas By The Sea, which is less than a hundred yards west.

Credit Cards and Other Info

El Jefe Burger Shack accepts these credit cards: American Express, Master Card, and Visa. The Burger Shack is open from noon to 9:30 p.m.

Contact Info

Location: Interstate PR3, Luquillo Kiosks 12 and 13, Luquillo Kiosk Zone, Puerto Rico

Phone: (787) 615-0896

Website: http://eljefeburger.com/

Email: info@eljefeburgershack.com


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