French Cuisine in Puerto Rico

Throughout Puerto Rico, you'll encounter a savory selection of restaurant gems preparing local ingredients. But guests who seek French cuisine in particular can't afford to miss the restaurants where it's always on the menu. And luckily, guests will have access to more than enough options that feature this cuisine.

From the fine dining setting of Chez Daniel to the beautiful smells of breakfast and lunch at Cafe & Crepes, you are sure to find something you'll return for again and again.

Before your trip begins, you can get more details about the several French establishments to be found. Find one that whets your appetite and click its name to learn more about its ambiance, food, and what's located nearby.

Cafe & Crepes

Hato Rey | (787) 648-5260

Positioned in Hato Rey, fairly close to San Juan, Cafe & Crepes is at 384 Ave Domenech. From the restaurant, Condado District is to the north. Perhaps you could guess that this place is best known for French food and of course coffee, but we shouldn't forget they're also good at crepes. At Cafe and Crepes you'll find both sweet and savor crepes in the following flavors: Dulce Banana, Nutella, Nutella Strawberry, Nutella Banana, Dulce de Leche, Dulce de Leche y Melocotones, Pollo, Churrasco, Lomo de cerdo, Salmón, and Vegetales. Pair it with an espresso or other warm caffeinated beverage.

BLT Steak

Isla Verde | (787) 253-1700

BLT Steak, which is on the premises of Ritz-Carlton San Juan Hotel, Spa, & Casino, is found in near the middle of Isla Verde. Guests who desire steak will particularly love dining here during a visit to Isla Verde. The decor at BLT Steak is sleek and contemporary, utilizing dark colors to create a feeling of warmth.

Madeleine Cafebistro

Hato Rey | (787) 763-1285

Madeleine Cafebistro is located in the vicinity of San Juan; it is to the south of Condado District. This enigmatic eatery can show multiple sides, so yes they're offering French food and of course desserts, but it's also known for sandwiches. Madeline serves French treats, artisan sandwiches, and coffee.

Trois Cent Onze

Old San Juan | (787) 725-7959

Set near the center of Old San Juan, Trois Cent Onze is at 311 Fortaleza Street. Fancy and formal is how we'd describe this restaurant, which means those vacationers who aren't opposed to splurging on French style meals should learn more. Andalusian-style iron rosette marks the entryway to Trois Cent Onze, inviting guest into the intimate cocoon of a restaurant that makes each and every person feel pampered. The decor is European with Moorish-Andalusian tile-work that is simply breathtaking.

Augusto’s Restaurant

Condado District | (787) 725-7700

Augusto’s Restaurant, which is on the premises of San Juan Marriott Resort & Stellaris Casino, is found near the heart of Condado District. When considering this restaurant, anticipate a refined dining experience for special occasions requiring something beyond street or bar food.

French Restaurants
Name Location Type Phone Number
Augusto’s Restaurant 1.1 mi. North of Central San Juan Contemporary, French (787) 725-7700
BLT Steak 3.8 mi. East of Central San Juan French, Fusion (787) 253-1700
Bistro Rico 1.0 mi. South-Southeast of Central Palmas Del Mar Creole, French (787) 850-3838
Bistro Tartine Caguas French (787) 961-4044
Bleu Bistro 0.0 mi. South West of Central Old San Juan Caribbean, French, Vegetarian (787) 723-1728
Cafe & Crepes 1.5 mi. South-Southwest of Central San Juan French (787) 648-5260
Cafe Marquesa 2.0 mi. North-Northeast of Central San Juan French, Mediterranean (787) 723-4124
Chateaux De Auxerre 0.4 mi. Northwest of Central San German French (787) 892-8844
Chez Daniel 1.0 mi. South-Southeast of Central Palmas Del Mar French, International (787) 850-3838
Chez Daniel's Tapas Bar 1.0 mi. South-Southeast of Central Palmas Del Mar French (787) 850-3838
L'ami Bistro 9.1 mi. Northwest of Central Bayamon French (787) 796-6222
La Patisserie De France Restaurant 1.3 mi. South of Central San Juan French (787) 767-7942
Laissez Faire Restaurant 0.2 mi. North of Central Mayagüez French (787) 805-2400
Madeleine Cafebistro 1.5 mi. South-Southwest of Central San Juan French (787) 763-1285
Mini Cafeteria Paris 1.5 mi. South-Southwest of Central San Juan French (787) 753-8544
Transylvania Restaurant 0.3 mi. South-Southeast of Central Old San Juan French, German, Mediterranean (787) 977-2328
Trois Cent Onze 0.2 mi. East of Central Old San Juan French (787) 725-7959

Similar Food


You may crave something slightly different, in which case you're likely to enjoy similar offerings at restaurants below:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
Siglo XX (787) 833-1370 Creole Mayagüez, Western part of Puerto Rico
Pizza Amore (787) 272-7777 Italian Guaynabo
El Buran Pizzeria & Restaurant (787) 977-5023 Italian Old San Juan, Eastern part of Puerto Rico
Luigi Ristorante Italiano (787) 977-0134 Italian 2.0 mi. North-Northeast of Central San Juan
Viapias (787) 652-3900 Italian 0.6 mi. North-Northwest of Central Mayagüez
Di Parma Restaurant (787) 289-7400 Italian 2.0 mi. North-Northeast of Central San Juan
Ciao Mediterranean (787) 791-6100 Mediterranean 3.3 mi. East of Central San Juan
Valentan Pizza Place I (787) 757-0455 Italian Carolina, Eastern part of Puerto Rico
Mama Mia Pizzeria Del Griego (787) 881-2200 Italian Arecibo, Northwestern part of Puerto Rico
Antojos Restaurant Bar & Restaurant (787) 824-8765 Creole Salinas , Southern part of Puerto Rico

Or for yet another culinary cousin, check out a signature dish, such as the crepes drawing people to Crepemaker.

Visitors often find that the best culinary offerings in Puerto Rico are the ones you didn't expect to find yourself craving while journeying to and from your hotel. But, noting the contact info for at least two dining options in your agenda, is encouraged even for flexible travelers. To discover much more about the dining options waiting for you, check out this page.


Help us improve! We welcome your corrections and suggestions.