Mexican Cuisine in Puerto Rico

During your travels through Puerto Rico, you'll come upon a savory selection of fine restaurants, quick eateries, and more. When your preference is Mexican food, you won't want to miss the places that always feature it on the menu. This isn't a rare option either, considering there's an enormous pool of restaurants for this cuisine.

With lots to tempt your palate, from the informal attitude at El Taquito De La Vaca to the inviting dinner and lunch at Tijuana's, there is something to suit each and every person in your party and every style of vacation.

Before your trip begins, you can read more about the wide selection of Mexican establishments to be enjoyed. For each restaurant, you can click its name to read more about its location, ambiance, and more.

El Taquito De La Vaca

Barranquitas | (787) 857-8600

El Taquito De La Vaca is a good choice worth considering if you are thinking about visiting this town and its environs. It's west-northwest of Cayey. In the mood for tacos? No matter your expectations for dining, you may as well make this place the go-to solution that satisfies everyone. <p>Mexican and Creole cuisine come together to make up the flavorful menu offerings at El Taquito.</p>

Sabor De Mexico Inc

Bayamon | (787) 251-2277

Sabor De Mexico Inc can be found near the heart of Bayamon, a city in the vicinity of San Juan. Out-of-towners that are compelled to eat tacos will wholly enjoy stopping here during a visit to Bayamon. <p>Sabor de Mexico is a small little restaurant seating less than 50 people at a time, but it boasts and intimate atmosphere where every guest feels well taken care of.</p>

Tijuana's

Condado District | (787) 723-3939

Tijuana's can be found near the heart of Condado District. Patrons that want tacos will thoroughly like eating here during a trip to Condado District. <p>The sun and the moon seems to revolve around the lounge at Tijuana's, which features a celestial decor and a casual, though bustling atmosphere. Guests also have the option of dining on the terrace which is equally as relaxed.</p>

On The Border Plaza Guaynabo

Guaynabo

On The Border Plaza Guaynabo, on the premises of Plaza Guaynabo, is situated in Guaynabo, a city in the vicinity of San Juan; six and a half miles (ten and a half kilometers) to the south of Old San Juan. Vacationers who desire tacos will especially like stopping here during a visit to Guaynabo. <p>With a mesquite wood fired grill and fresh tortillas made every hour, On the Border offers some fresh tasty Mexican food in Puerto Rico.</p>

Salsarita's Fresh Cantina

Central Fajardo | (787) 449-0500

Located in the heart of Fajardo, Salsarita's Fresh Cantina is at 4497 Marginal Road Lot 1. Thinking about Mexican food, and definitely need some tacos? Then you might discover that dining here is the one thing you both agree on. <p>The menu at Salsarita's features typical Tex-Mex fare like tacos, burritos, nachos, and taco salads, but there are a few unique dishes as well. These include Cantizza Mexican Pizzas and CasaRitos. The salsa and guacamole are made in house for that fresh taste that can't be beat.</p>

Mexican Restaurants
Name Location Type Phone Number
Armando's Mexican Cuisine Isla Verde Mexican (787) 726-2636
Bonilla Tacos 0.2 mi. West-Southwest of Central Luquillo Mexican (787) 889-8765
Cafe Los Migueles Loiza Caribbean, Creole, Mexican (787) 957-6600
Casa Azul Mexican Cousine Guaynabo Mexican (787) 781-0710
Chaparritas 0.2 mi. Northwest of Central San German Mexican (787) 892-1078
El Bulgao Boqueron, Eastern part of Puerto Rico Mexican (787) 547-5020
El Limón 4.7 mi. East of Central Humacao Mexican (787) 285-0028
El Parnaso Old San Juan, Eastern part of Puerto Rico Mexican (787) 723-4548
El Potosi Tacos Mexicanos 0.4 mi. East of Central Humacao Mexican (787) 286-0665
El Taquito De La Vaca Barranquitas, Central Puerto Rico Creole, Mexican (787) 857-8600
Hacienda Don Jose 1.5 mi. North-Northwest of Central San Juan Mexican (787) 722-5880
Jalisco Restaurant Carolina, Eastern part of Puerto Rico Mexican (787) 701-6435
KFC and Taco Bell Plaza Santa Isabel 3.9 mi. North-Northeast of Central Santa Isabel Mexican (787) 845-0165
La Pantera Rosada Quebradillas, Western part of Puerto Rico Mexican --
Lolita's 0.2 mi. West-Southwest of Central Luquillo Mexican (787) 889-5770
Los Munchies de Raquel Central Fajardo, Eastern part of Puerto Rico Creole, Mexican (787) 655-4576
Lupi's Mexican Grill & Sports Cantina Old San Juan, Eastern part of Puerto Rico Mexican (787) 253-2198
Lupitos Comida Mexican San German, Western part of Puerto Rico Mexican (787) 659-7155
On The Border Plaza Escorial 2.5 mi. West of Central Carolina Mexican (787) 776-3135
On The Border Plaza Guaynabo 0.6 mi. North-Northwest of Central Guaynabo Mexican --
Orale Guey 1.1 mi. North of Central San Juan Mexican (787) 200-6495
Pancho Villa Grill 0.5 mi. North of Central Rincón Mexican (787) 823-8226
Pika Y Juye! Restaurante Mexicano Bayamon Mexican (787) 998-1565
Pika-Pika Restaurant 0.1 mi. Northwest of Central Boqueron Mexican (787) 851-2440
Pique Flor Tacos Yabucoa , Eastern part of Puerto Rico Mexican (787) 266-3721
Pizza Hut & Taco Bell 3.2 mi. North-Northwest of Central Mayagüez Italian, Mexican (787) 805-7445
Puebla Crepas Mexican Grill Ponce Mexican, Vegetarian (787) 843-3666
Sabor De Mexico Inc Bayamon, Eastern part of Puerto Rico Mexican (787) 251-2277
Salsarita's Fresh Cantina 0.1 mi. East of Central Fajardo Mexican (787) 449-0500
Taco Bell Aguadilla Aguadilla Mexican, Tex-Mex (787) 882-2966
Taco Bell Caguas Caguas Mexican (787) 745-1525
Taco Bell Caparra Hills 3.0 mi. North of Central Guaynabo Mexican --
Taco Maker Ave Universidad 3.0 mi. South-Southeast of Central San Juan Mexican (787) 294-2626
Taco Maker Canton Mall Bayamon, Eastern part of Puerto Rico Mexican (787) 740-5925
Taco Maker Central 1.5 mi. South-Southwest of Central San Juan Mexican (787) 767-4147
Taco Maker Centro Comercial Bairoa Caguas Mexican (787) 258-0899
Taco Maker Cidra Cidra, Eastern part of Puerto Rico Mexican (787) 739-1418
Taco Maker Cimena Arecibo Arecibo, Northwestern part of Puerto Rico Mexican (787) 816-1417
Taco Maker Dba Corozal, Eastern part of Puerto Rico Mexican (787) 859-4010
Taco Maker De Aguada Aguada, Western part of Puerto Rico Mexican (787) 252-0972
Taco Maker De Cabo Rojo 0.5 mi. Northwest of Central Cabo Rojo Mexican (787) 851-8787
Taco Maker De Manata Ii Manati, Northern part of Puerto Rico Mexican (787) 854-2814
Taco Maker De San Sebastian Puerto Rico Mexican (787) 896-7239
Taco Maker Guayama Guayama, Southeastern part of Puerto Rico Mexican (787) 866-6933
Taco Maker Jayuya Jayuya, Central Puerto Rico Mexican (787) 828-7053
Taco Maker Kalbert Corp Guayama, Southeastern part of Puerto Rico Mexican (787) 866-2272
Taco Maker La Rambla Ponce Mexican (787) 840-2516
Taco Maker Lares Inc Lares, Western part of Puerto Rico Mexican (787) 897-6902
Taco Maker Luquillo 0.2 mi. West-Southwest of Central Luquillo Mexican (787) 889-4466
Taco Maker Mayaguez 3.0 mi. South of Central Mayagüez Mexican (787) 834-1247
Taco Maker Montehiedra Guaynabo Mexican (787) 287-0745
Taco Maker Montellano 1.6 mi. East-Northeast of Central Cayey Mexican (787) 263-5899
Taco Maker Penuelas Penuelas, Southwestern part of Puerto Rico Mexican (787) 836-4848
Taco Maker Sabana Grande Sabana Grande, Western part of Puerto Rico Mexican (787) 873-6106
Taco Maker Santurce 1.4 mi. Northeast of Central San Juan Mexican (787) 722-6094
The Blue Iguana Mexican Grill & Bar 0.8 mi. East of Central Fajardo Mexican (787) 860-6000
Three Amigos Downtown Aguadilla Mexican (787) 729-0033
Tijuana's 1.0 mi. North of Central San Juan Mexican (787) 723-3939

Similar Food

Also worth considering if you really love Mexican food, you will find similar ingredients and influences at places like the following:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
Pizzaiolo Brazilian Style Pizzeria (787) 268-0622 Brazilian Isla Verde
Caminito (787) 705-7895 Argentenian Guaynabo
Steak N' Sea Restaurant (787) 851-3131 Tex-Mex 2.8 mi. Northwest of Central Cabo Rojo
Ceviche House (787) 726-0919 South American 2.4 mi. East of Central San Juan
La Vaca Brava (787) 857-2628 Latin American Barranquitas, Central Puerto Rico
Delicias Criolla (787) 285-3190 Latin American Downtown Humacao
Chili's Isla Verde (787) 791-3200 Tex-Mex Isla Verde
Miski Mikuna (787) 906-7878 South American 0.1 mi. Northwest of Central Boqueron
Seven Seas Bar & Grill -- Latin American Central Fajardo, Eastern part of Puerto Rico
Argentinian Churrasco Factory Catano (787) 788-2531 Argentenian Catano

Also, for yet another take on this theme, try a specialty like the tacos, which is served at both Roca Taina and Ely's Place.

You can't plan for it, but sometimes the best kitchens, cafes, and dining rooms in Puerto Rico are the ones you happen upon during your exploration of different cities. However, jotting down the important details of a few restaurants on your schedule, is better than leaving everything to the last minute. To discover even more concerning the kinds of food waiting for you, check out this page.

 

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