Spanish Cuisine in Puerto Rico

Almost everywhere in Puerto Rico, expect to be able to sample a wide selection of places to have a hot meal. Those who adore Spanish cuisine particularly should pay attention to the various establishments where it's always on the menu. Thankfully there's an incredible amount of choices for this cuisine.

From the informal setting of Volkanos Restaurante to the inviting dinner and lunch at Los Gorditos Hato Tejas, there's a menu suited for each guest and any desired budget.

Take a moment to pursue the large collection of places serving Spanish cuisine to be enjoyed. Click on one of the options to see the full article about its location, ambiance, and more.

Barrachina San Juan

Old San Juan | (787) 725-7912

Located near the center of Old San Juan, Barrachina San Juan is at 104 Fortaleza Street. Salty, fresh seafood and Spanish flavors make a nice pair at this place. <p>Barrachina offers Puerto Rican favorites, which are generally a local twist on traditional Spanish foods. Expect to find numerous rice and seafood options on the menu.</p>

La Ana de Cofresi

Rincón | (787) 823-2450

La Ana de Cofresi, on the premises of Villa Confresi Hotel, can be found in the heart of Rincón. As part of a menu decked with Spanish cuisine, the kitchen at La Ana de Cofresi eagerly offers their seafood and steak. <p>Named for a historic pirate ship, La Ana de Cofresi maintains a maritime theme.</p>

Yolanda's Bar & Grill

La Parguera | (787) 899-7676

Yolanda's Bar & Grill is located toward the center of La Parguera. If all you need is good company, a nice setting, and to be enjoying a decent plate of Spanish fare, stop by this local option where you'll find the setting to be relaxed. <p>Yolanda's serves local favorites.</p>

La Casona Restaurant

San Juan | (787) 727-2717

La Casona Restaurant can be found toward the southern outskirts of Condado District, in the general vicinity of San Juan. This is a popular choice, particularly because they offer a beautiful, formal menu that sticks out in a destination normally ripe with street or bar food. <p>La Cason is a charming restaurant set in a 20th century mansion surrounded by gardens.</p>

Los Gorditos Bayamon

Bayamon | (787) 269-9879

Los Gorditos Bayamon is situated in the heart of Bayamon, a city in the vicinity of San Juan; approximately seven miles (11 kilometers) to the south west of Old San Juan. When you and your hungry companions are in need of memorable Spanish cuisine in a welcoming setting, this mellow restaurant is a pretty good choice. <p>Los Gorditos is "home of the best fried meat and mofongo" on the island.</p>

Spanish Restaurants
Name Location Type Phone Number
Airenumo Restaurant Bar & Lounge Old San Juan, Eastern part of Puerto Rico Creole, International, Spanish --
Barrachina San Juan 0.1 mi. South West of Central Old San Juan International, Spanish (787) 725-7912
Bodegas Compostela 2.0 mi. North-Northeast of Central San Juan Portuguese, Spanish (787) 724-6088
Booby's Restaurant 1.5 mi. South-Southwest of Central San Juan Spanish (787) 753-8181
Buena Vibra Bar & Tapas Cabo Rojo, Western part of Puerto Rico Creole, Spanish (787) 718-0024
C.Bar Kitchen in Style 0.6 mi. Southeast of Central Palmas Del Mar Spanish (787) 852-5600
Cafe Valencia 3.0 mi. South-Southeast of Central San Juan Spanish (787) 764-3790
Caficultura 0.3 mi. East of Central Old San Juan Spanish (787) 723-7731
Café Soleil 4.1 mi. Northeast of Central Rio Grande Caribbean, Spanish (787) 657-1579
Canela Cafe 1.1 mi. East of Central Ponce International, Spanish (787) 841-2125
Casa Manolo 2.0 mi. North-Northeast of Central San Juan International, Spanish (787) 723-2481
Che's 2.0 mi. East-Northeast of Central San Juan Argentenian, Spanish (787) 726-7202
Descorche Restaurant 9.1 mi. Northwest of Central Bayamon Spanish --
Descorche Wine and Cheese Mayagüez, Western part of Puerto Rico Latin American, Spanish (939) 253-0798
Dieguito and Markito's 1.1 mi. West of Central Luquillo Creole, Spanish (787) 355-0875
Do Galego 0.6 mi. North of Central Rincón Spanish (787) 949-8551
Drums 3.7 mi. East of Central San Juan Spanish (787) 253-1443
El Catador D' Abreu 1.4 mi. South-Southeast of Central San Juan Spanish (787) 758-5125
El Paladar Bar & Grill Yauco, Southwestern part of Puerto Rico Spanish, Tex-Mex (787) 267-4491
El Patio Familiar Rincón, Western part of Puerto Rico Caribbean, Spanish (787) 431-8482
El Picoteo 0.1 mi. West-Northwest of Central Old San Juan Spanish (800) 468-2779
El Quenepo Isabel Segunda Spanish (787) 741-1215
Harbor Restaurant 2.1 mi. Southeast of Central Rincón Spanish (787) 823-0547
La Ana de Cofresi 0.3 mi. South of Central Rincón Caribbean, Spanish (787) 823-2450
La Casona Bar & Grill 0.6 mi. South West of Central El Combate Spanish (787) 458-5223
La Casona Restaurant 0.3 mi. East of Central San Juan International, Spanish (787) 727-2717
Los Gorditos Bayamon 0.2 mi. South West of Central Bayamon Spanish (787) 269-9879
Los Gorditos Caguas Caguas Spanish (787) 744-7975
Los Gorditos Hato Tejas Bayamon Spanish (787) 169-9962
Meson Espanol Mayagüez, Western part of Puerto Rico Spanish (787) 833-5445
Mike's Steak House San German, Western part of Puerto Rico Spanish (787) 892-3581
Mirabueno 0.2 mi. Northeast of Central Old San Juan Spanish (787) 889-0868
Miro Seafood Bar And Grill 1.0 mi. North of Central San Juan Caribbean, Spanish (787) 723-9593
Miro-Marisqueria Catalana 2.0 mi. North-Northeast of Central San Juan Spanish (787) 723-9593
Mist 3.1 mi. East of Central San Juan Fusion, Italian, Spanish (787) 728-3666
Palio 0.3 mi. East of Central Old San Juan Fusion, Spanish (787) 721-5100
Parguera Rest & Steak 6.7 mi. East-Southeast of Central Cabo Rojo Spanish (787) 899-3400
Pelayo 1.0 mi. North of Central San Juan Spanish (787) 724-0999
Pez Dorado Marisqueria 3.4 mi. North of Central Guaynabo Caribbean, Latin American, Spanish (787) 273-6759
Picoteo Salsa Anasco, Western part of Puerto Rico Spanish (787) 229-1204
Pikayo 1.6 mi. North-Northwest of Central San Juan Fusion, International, Spanish (787) 721-6194
Piropo Tapas & Barra 1.4 mi. Northeast of Central San Juan Spanish (917) 689-0985
Punto de Vista Restaurant & Bar 0.4 mi. East of Central Old San Juan Spanish (787) 729-7575
Red Flamboyan 2.5 mi. North-Northwest of Central Rincón Caribbean, Spanish (787) 823-4508
Restaurant Antonio 1.0 mi. North of Central San Juan Italian, Spanish (787) 721-2139
Restaurante La Guardarraya 2.6 mi. East of Central Yauco Caribbean, Spanish (787) 856-4222
Restaurante Raices Caguas Caguas Spanish (787) 258-1570
Restaurante Raices San Juan 0.2 mi. East of Central Old San Juan Spanish (787) 289-2121
Soho Tapas Bar & Restaurant 1.4 mi. South-Southeast of Central San Juan Contemporary, Spanish (787) 758-3512
Solera 1.2 mi. North of Central San Juan Spanish (787) 721-8500
Stoa's Downtown Mayaguez Spanish (787) 832-9191
Tapas Cafe 0.2 mi. Northwest of Central San German Spanish (787) 264-0610
Tasca OleLelolai 1.2 mi. Northeast of Central Fajardo Spanish (787) 655-1222
Tattoo Cafe 0.1 mi. West-Southwest of Central Boqueron Spanish (787) 254-3692
Terramar Restaurant 2.0 mi. West of Central Betances Creole, Spanish (787) 645-3996
Tino's Restaurant 0.5 mi. West of Central Cabo Rojo Spanish (787) 851-2976
Triana 1.4 mi. Northeast of Central San Juan Spanish (787) 725-8819
Tropical Taste Restaurant 0.1 mi. West of Central Old San Juan Spanish (787) 722-1455
Vai Ven Tasca En El Mar Cabo Rojo, Western part of Puerto Rico Spanish (787) 600-3499
Volkanos Restaurante 1.5 mi. North-Northeast of Central Rincón Caribbean, Spanish (939) 242-8639
Yiya's Restaurant 3.7 mi. South West of Central Juncos Caribbean, Creole, Spanish (787) 736-8427
Yolanda's Bar & Grill 0.3 mi. West-Southwest of Central La Parguera American, Caribbean, Spanish (787) 899-7676

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When seeking variety that doesn't stray too far, you'll find commonality between the restaurants above and establishments like the following:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
Palazzo Pizza Hato Rey (787) 296-9656 Italian 1.5 mi. South-Southwest of Central San Juan
Pasta Urbana Inc (787) 599-0100 Italian Camuy, Western part of Puerto Rico
Pasta To Go (787) 785-3305 Italian Bayamon
Pizzeria Napolitana (787) 823-5914 Italian 0.4 mi. North of Central Rincón
Sammy's Family Pizza (787) 266-1588 Italian Yabucoa , Eastern part of Puerto Rico
Pasta Pizza Mia (787) 961-0011 Italian Caguas
Pellin Pizza (787) 285-8844 Italian Downtown Humacao
Partners Pizza (787) 621-4964 Italian Manati, Northern part of Puerto Rico
Faccio Pizza Las Americas (787) 250-8882 Italian 1.3 mi. South of Central San Juan
Pizzaiolo Brazilian Style Pizzeria (787) 268-0622 Italian Isla Verde

Or you can of course sample the signature offerings offered at restaurants like these:

Restaurants with Similar Specialties
Restaurant Name Phone Specialty Location
Vinisimo (787) 767-7902 Tapas 3.0 mi. South-Southeast of Central San Juan
El Patio Latin Bar Cafe (787) 791-0505 Tapas 3.2 mi. East of Central San Juan
Deleites (787) 626-7526 Tapas 9.1 mi. Northwest of Central Bayamon
Cafe Nova Ley (787) 834-3327 Tapas Mayagüez, Western part of Puerto Rico
Moons Bar & Tapas (787) 362-0935 Tapas 0.0 mi. West of Central La Parguera
Di Vino Wine & Tapas (787) 253-4422 Tapas 3.2 mi. East of Central San Juan
C Bar Kitchen In Style (787) 852-5600 Tapas Downtown Humacao
Pineiro's Latin Cuisine (787) 254-0404 Tapas Cabo Rojo, Western part of Puerto Rico
Jamon Jamon Restaurant (787) 993-1848 Tapas 2.0 mi. North-Northeast of Central San Juan
Casa Cortés Choco Bar (787) 523-4642 Tapas 0.7 mi. North-Northeast of Central San Juan

Sometimes, the most exciting dining options in Puerto Rico are those that you stumble upon while out visiting attractions and tourist hubs. Of course, you can't go wrong when you learn about dining in a particular region in advance. To find out more details regarding the kinds of food available to you, check out this page.

 

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