Restaurante La Guardarraya

Home of the famous Can-Can Pork Chop, Restaurante La Guardarraya has been in business since the 1950s, and is still a popular spot to go enjoy a meal.


The specialty item at Restaurante La Guardarraya is the Can-Can Pork Chop, which is a pork chop with ribs and fried rind. It is made fresh daily, and the only place on the island that has been doing so since 1959. Other fried meats and seafood dishes are also available, as well as an extensive wine list. Restaurante La Guardarraya also harvests and roasts its own coffee, which is available for purchase by the pound.

Restaurante La Guardarraya is a grill that serves Caribbean and Spanish dishes. When it comes to the level of formaility, the setting here is informal. 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.


Located in a home adapted to serve large crowds, this restaurant features a semi-elegant atmosphere while still making guests feel right at home.


Restaurante La Guardarraya can be found near the heart of the island of Puerto Rico, 2.6 miles east of Yauco; it's 7.4 miles to the northeast of Guánica.

If you are looking to combine your dining experience with some pleasant sightseeing possibilities, there are at least a few noteworthy things to see within reach of the restaurant, like Parque Infantil Julio Rojas Reyes.

Nearby Restaurants

If you are hoping to find another restaurant in the region with some similar types of food and/or a similar ambiance, there are lots of nearby dining spots to consider, including El Paladar Bar & Grill.

Then of course, if you're looking for something different, this region of Puerto Rico features an excellent range of restaurants, offering all kinds of cuisine styles and flavors. For instance, you might also enjoy the food served at Don Miguel Fried Chicken.

Cost, Credit Cards Accepted, and Hours

Everyone will find something within their price range at Restaurante La Guardarraya, from the eye of round sans side for $5.75(USD) to the muffled beef tenderloin for $15.60(USD). Restaurante La Guardarraya accepts the following credit cards: Master Card and Visa. The restaurant is open between the hours of 11:00 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. Wednesday through Sunday, and on Mondays if it is a holiday.

Contact Info

Location: Road 127, Puerto Rico

Phone: (787) 856-4222



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