Brazilian Cuisine in Puerto Rico

If you're a big fan of Brazilian food, you might have an opportunity to spoil yourself. Though not incredibly abundant, there are a couple of places in Puerto Rico where you can try some.

Your plate will be full of choices, from the very casual backdrop at Pizzaioli to the much anticipated dinner service at Pizzaiolo Brazilian Style Pizzeria, you're bound to find something you absolutely love.

Take a moment to get more details about the small handful of Brazilian places that you may hear about as you explore. For each of the options, click to see more important info about its ambiance, locale, dress code, and more.

Texas De Brazil

Ocean Park | (787) 998-5000

Texas De Brazil is found in Ocean Park, toward the western outskirts of Condado District. Patrons who want churrascaria will thoroughly enjoy dining here during a visit to Ocean Park. Start each meal with a trip to the salad bar, which features around 60 items for you to choose from -- including vegetables, soups, salads, and appetizers. Upon completing your salad, you turn the card on your table to green and meat carvers from different stations (beef, lamp, pork, chicken, sausage, etc.) arrive, prepared to cut you off a slice of whatever you choose. This meat is accompanied by cheese bread, and is endless. Complement you meal with a glass of wine from the extensive meal, and complete it with a mouth watering dessert.

Mama-Yama's Acai Bar & Grill

Central Fajardo | (787) 403-6530

Mama-Yama's Acai Bar & Grill is found within Central Fajardo, near the heart of Fajardo. Not only is this restaurant famed for Brazilian food and sandwiches, but it's also quite the favorite for seafood.


Ponce | (787) 259-0909

You'd be lucky to find yourself in Ponce if you're a fan of Brazilian cuisine, but particularly pizza. Pizzailoi's pizzas are light on sauce, heavy on the cheese, and topped with whatever meats and fresh vegetables you desire.

Pizzaiolo Brazilian Style Pizzeria

Isla Verde | (787) 268-0622

Pizzaiolo Brazilian Style Pizzeria is a logical selection worth considering if you are going to explore this section of San Juan. Don't hesitate to pass through Isla Verde when you just can't help your cravings for pizza.

Similar Food

If you seek even more options in this same genre, there are more options from this same flavor palette at local places like these:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
Taco Maker Montellano (787) 263-5899 Mexican 1.6 mi. East-Northeast of Central Cayey
El Churry (787) 525-2552 Argentenian Isla Verde
Zuppa Restaurant (787) 842-4787 Latin American Ponce
KFC and Taco Bell Plaza Santa Isabel (787) 845-0165 Mexican 3.9 mi. North-Northeast of Central Santa Isabel
El Desecheo (787) 891-8995 Latin American Downtown Aguadilla
Casa Lola Restaurant (787) 998-2918 Latin American 2.0 mi. North-Northeast of Central San Juan
Lupi's Mexican Grill & Sports Cantina (787) 253-2198 Mexican Old San Juan, Eastern part of Puerto Rico
Pika Bar & Restaurant (787) 220-1210 Latin American Vega Alta, Northeastern part of Puerto Rico
Panza Restaurant (787) 289-8900 Latin American 0.3 mi. East of Central Old San Juan
Taco Maker Guayama (787) 866-6933 Mexican Guayama, Southeastern part of Puerto Rico

Oftentimes, the best places to try any cuisine in Puerto Rico are those you wind up near unexpectedly during your daytime travels. However, it's still smart to have a handful of favorites in mind. To read more concerning the dining options available to you, check out this page.


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