La Cucina di Ivo

Fine, authentic Italian fare can be found at La Cucina di Ivo, a family-owned establishment in Old San Juan.


At La Cucina di Ivo you can begin your meal with caprese, salad, soup, or risotto, before moving on to one of your favorite Italian dishes, whether it be pasta, meat, or fish. Round out the meal with a decadent dessert like tiramisu or tartufo.

La Cucina di Ivo is a popular grill that happens to specialize in Italian cuisine. Those who like high levels of quality and service will appreciate that this restaurant provides a fine dining experience. This location is open for both dinner and lunch, so give it a try.


Decorated as one might imagine an over-indulgent bureaucrat would have decorated his home just before the French revolution, La Cucina di Ivo offers an elegant atmosphere in which to enjoy a meal.


La Cucina di Ivo is located near the middle of Old San Juan.

You can merge restaurant visit with excellent local sightseeing possibilities by visiting one of the area's many nearby attractions, including Museo de Artes Populares.

Active travelers are also on the lookout for the availability of fun activities located around this district. Tourists who find themselves anxious to tee off should consider reserving a tee time at the nearest golf course, Fort Buchanan Golf Club, which can be found within traveling distance of La Cucina di Ivo. Or sometime during your visit you might want to chill out at Escambrion Beach, which is the closest beach and is only two miles away. And still, these two aren't the only options that exist for beaches, golf courses, and outdoor sports nearby.

Nearby Restaurants

For diners seeking out a local restaurant with some similar menu items or similar prices, there is no lack of nearby options to choose from, including Trois Cent Onze. It is found a quarter mile to the east of this restaurant.

But of course, if you're looking for a change of pace, this section of Puerto Rico has an excellent selection of restaurant options that will surely satisfy nearly every kind of diner. For example, you might also consider trying some other menu items at La Danza Bar & Restaurant.

Hours and Other Info

With the elegant surroundings, you can expect to pay high prices at La Cucina di Ivo.

La Cucina di Ivo opens daily at 1:00 p.m., closing at 10:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday, and midnight Friday through Sunday.

Contact Info

Location: 202 Cristo Street, Old San Juan, Puerto Rico

Phone: (787) 729-7070




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