El Makito Restaurant

El Makito Restaurant is a popular seafood restaurant with artfully prepared plates that are as impressive as the view.


While the menu at El Makito Restaurant is comprised almost entirely of offerings from the sea, pastas, monfogo, and a few Creole favorites are also available. Of the seafood, El Makito's specialty is the various stuffed seafoods, including stuffed lobster.

El Makito Restaurant is a bar and grill where they proudly serve their take on Caribbean cuisine. As far as service and setting, you can expect the formality to be informal. This dining option's open during both dinner and lunch, so consider stopping by.


El Makito is set on the second floor (the first is a parking lot) of a bright yellow building over loooking the water. Inside the dining room you'll find a mixture of muted Caribbean style and maritime elements, like the bright blue linens that play off the color of the sea, and the peach walls that are bright like the island of Puerto Rico itself. Seating is available both indoors and out.


Located in El Yunque National Forest, 0 miles north of Naguabo, It is at 73 Laurel Jardin del Este. Guests making a trip to Humacao might also think about eating here, since the restaurant is 7.4 miles to the northeast of the city.

Visitors wanting to merge their visit to the restaurant with some local sightseeing opportunities should enjoy checking out Stadio Rosario Francisco Paoli. Do note that if you plan to visit, using the taxi service or having your own car may be necessary, as it's 17.7 miles to the south west.

One pleasant surprise found in this area is Naguabo Beach, a nearby beach, where you might nod off after a good meal or a long day.

Nearby Restaurants

For those trying to find another area restaurant that has similar menu items and/or comparable prices, there is no shortage of nearby dining spots to consider, including Paseo Playero Restaurant.

However, if you want something different, this part of Puerto Rico provides a long list of dining establishments that will be sure to satisfy all types of diners. For instance, you might also consider trying the food offered by Cafeteraa La Estudiantil.

Credit Cards and Other Info

El Makito Restaurant accepts these credit cards: American Express, Master Card, and Visa.

Contact Info

Location: 73 Laurel Jardin del Este, El Yunque National Forest, Puerto Rico

Phone: (787) 874-7192

Website: http://www.elmakito.com/

Email: contacto@elmakito.com


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