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. Foodies who know when a meal's been skillfully prepared and presented will appreciate that this restaurant promises fine foods that entice the taste buds and the eyes. When is this restaurant option on the table? They're open during both dinner and lunch, so give it a try. You might discover some dishes that you fall in love with.


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 found near the center of Old San Juan.

Feel free to combine dining experience with excellent local sightseeing possibilities by visiting one of the many area attractions nearby, like Museo de Artes Populares.

Energetic travelers often gravitate toward the fun activities in the area. Golfers who consider a day on the fairways relaxing could plan ahead to play a round at the neighborhood golf course, Fort Buchanan Golf Club, which is not too far from La Cucina di Ivo. Also, consider bringing the flip flops for Escambrion Beach, which you will find to be the most convenient beach and is only two miles away. Keep in mind these attractions are just a few of the beaches and golf courses in the surrounding area.

Nearby Restaurants

For those in the mood for another place to eat that has similar kinds of food and/or a comparable price range, there is no shortage of nearby options to choose from, including Trois Cent Onze. Find it a quarter mile to the east of this restaurant.

In contrast, if you're in the mood for a change of pace, this part of Puerto Rico features an impressive selection of food and beverage venues that will be sure to satisfy all types of diners. For instance, you could also consider some other types of food 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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