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. The style of dining and service here is considered to be very casual. This location is open for both dinner and lunch, so make time to try it. You could discover flavors you've been missing all your life.


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.


Located in Luquillo Kiosk Zone. El Jefe Burger Shack is on the premises of Luquillo Kiosks. Tourists who are checking out Luquillo might also consider dining here, since it's 1.2 miles to the west of town.

Those hoping to combine their visit to the restaurant with some nice sightseeing opportunities may enjoy visiting Parque Damaso Rivera, which is located a quarter mile to the west.

Guests of this restaurant also enjoy the variety of outdoorsy activities nearby. Whether they are beginners or veteran golfers, travelers who've only dreamed about playing in such a beautiful location can test their skills at the closest golf facility, Rio Mar Country Club River Course, which is located within traveling distance of El Jefe Burger Shack. While you're in town, also check out Fortuna Playa, which you will find to be the most convenient beach and is only three quarters of a mile away. Also, keep in mind those two are only a few options among a group of golf courses and beaches in the vicinity.

Nearby Restaurants

If you and your party are trying to find another restaurant in the area with similar kinds of food and/or a comparable price range, there are quite a few nearby places to choose between, including Ocean and Steak. You can find it less than a hundred yards from El Jefe Burger Shack.

Then again, if you're in the mood for something a little different, this section of Puerto Rico boasts an excellent selection of restaurants, offering many different cuisine styles and flavors. For instance, you could also consider Caribbean food at Congas By The Sea, which is less than a hundred yards west.

Credit Cards and Other Info

El Jefe Burger Shack accepts 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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