Home of the original Pina Colada, Barrachina, Barrachina has made its place in the history of Puerto Rico and is still serving out food as strong as ever.
Barrachina offers Puerto Rican favorites, which are generally a local twist on traditional Spanish foods. Expect to find numerous rice and seafood options on the menu.
The specialty at Barrachina San Juan is Seafood, but the influence of flavors is varied, including elements of both International and Spanish cuisines. The option to eat here is on the table during both dinner and lunch, so give it a try. You might discover some dishes that you fall in love with.
Located near the center of Old San Juan, Barrachina San Juan is at 104 Fortaleza Street.
This section of Puerto Rico has your choice of natural and cultural attractions, each of which help characterize this vibrant area that's an attraction all its own. The nearest visitor favorites from the restaurant include Museo de Artes Populares and Casa Ramon Power y Giralt, both of which are only a short distance from the restaurant.
Energetic travelers also enjoy the availability of outdoor activities located around this district. Tourists who've only dreamed about playing in such a beautiful location can prove themselves worthy at the nearest golf course, Fort Buchanan Golf Club. Other types of travelers are content napping on Escambrion Beach, which is the nearest beach and is only a mile and a half away. Keep in mind those two attractions are among a few different options for beaches, golf courses, and outdoor sports within the area.
If you're hoping to find another restaurant with similar types of food and/or comparable prices, there are several nearby options to consider, including Café Esperanza. It is found less than a hundred yards from Barrachina San Juan.
Then again, if you're in the mood for something a little different, this section of Puerto Rico features an excellent list of food and drink venues, which offer all kinds of cuisine styles and menu items. For example, you could also try Chilean food at Cafe El Punto, which is less than a hundred yards west-northwest.
Barrachina is open all week. Normal hours are from 10:00am to 10:00pm. However, on Wednesday they close at 6:00pm, and on Friday and Saturday they are open until 11:00pm.
Location: 104 Fortaleza Street, Old San Juan, Puerto Rico
Phone: (787) 725-7912
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