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 formality, the setting here is informal. This location serves food for both dinner and lunch, so why not stop by?


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 is located near the heart of the island of Puerto Rico, 2.6 miles east of Yauco; it's seven and a half miles (12 kilometers) to the northeast of Guánica.

If you are looking to merge your restaurant visit with some nice sightseeing options, you'll find at least a few noteworthy sites within a short distance, like Parque Infantil Julio Rojas Reyes.

Nearby Restaurants

If you and your group are looking to find another restaurant in the region with similar kinds of food or a similar atmosphere, there are lots of nearby options to choose from, including El Paladar Bar & Grill.

However, if you're looking for a change of pace, this section of Puerto Rico has a long list of dining establishments, which offer all types of flavors and cuisine styles. For instance, you might also consider trying some different fare at Don Miguel Fried Chicken.

Credit Cards and Other Info

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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