Continental Cuisine in Puerto Rico

If, on your travels, you know you're going to want some Continental food, you might have a chance to indulge yourself. Even though you may find your options somewhat limited, you can still find a couple of restaurants in Puerto Rico where you can sample this kind of food.

Your plate will be full of choices, from the fine dining atmosphere at Ruth's Chris San Juan to the amazing dinner and lunch at Las Cascada Restaurant, you are sure to find something with just the right elements.

Take a moment to get a taste for the small set of popular Continental restaurants you'll have the chance to check out during your getaway. On each restaurant's name, click to find out more about its location, style, and more.

English Rose Restaurant

Rincón | (787) 823-4032

Set on the western side of the island of Puerto Rico, English Rose Restaurant is on the premises of The English Rose Bed & Breakfast Inn. Rincón is a mile and a half (two and a half kilometers) to the south. Looking for Continental food, but pancakes in particular? Actually, either way you may as well make this place a must-do item on your list.

All of your favorite breakfast choices are available at English Rose, from bacon and eggs to breakfast burritos, to sweet potato hash. They even serve a healthier version of a pop tart made from puff pastry and fresh fruit.

Las Cascada Restaurant

Cabo Rojo | (787) 851-2158

Las Cascada Restaurant, which is on the premises of Parador Boquemar, lies on the island of Puerto Rico, in the vicinity of Cabo Rojo; it is to the west of San German. Beautiful seafood and Continental fare are made for each other at this crazy tasty dining option.

Las Cascada is so named for the waterfall that splashes down inside the restaurant. The waterfall is surrounded by colorful decor and comfortable rattan furniture.

Ruth's Chris San Juan

Isla Verde | (787) 253-1717

Ruth's Chris San Juan, a part of Intercontinental San Juan Resort Spa and Casino, can be found near the middle of Isla Verde. Do you just have to have steak during your visit to Puerto Rico? If you say yes, consider making this fun restaurant the easiest decision you'll make all day.

This elegant restaurant's relaxing and subtle decor makes it a wonderful place to bring a date for a romantic evening.


Downtown Ponce | (787) 813-5050 ext. 7502

Melao, which is part of Ponce Plaza Hotel & Casino, is located in downtown Ponce, in the heart of Ponce. For times that call for a laid-back atmosphere while enjoying some great Continental food, remember this place where the whole vibe is very laid-back.

You can't plan for it, but sometimes the best food and drink options in Puerto Rico are those you catch sight of - or scent of - during your daytime travels. But, noting the important details of a few restaurants in your plans, might make sense for your travel preferences. To find out more details concerning the types of food available to you, check out this page.


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