Tex-Mex Cuisine in Puerto Rico

While exploring Puerto Rico, expect to happen upon a savory selection of places to dine. But guests who seek Tex-Mex cuisine in particular can't afford to miss the places specializing in this cuisine. This isn't a rare option either, considering there's more than enough restaurants just within this category.

With many options, from the very casual setting of Chihuahua to the lingering deliciousness of dinner and lunch at Chili's Mayaguez, you are sure to find something with just the right elements.

Take time to peek at the wide selection of Tex-Mex restaurants to be enjoyed. For each option that interests you, click the name to view the full article about its ambiance, food, and what's located nearby.

Steak N' Sea Restaurant

Cabo Rojo | (787) 851-3131

Located on the island of Puerto Rico, near Cabo Rojo, Steak N' Sea Restaurant is located at Parador Perichi's. It is 6.4 miles south-southwest of Mayagüez. Not only is this restaurant famed for Tex-Mex food and seafood, but it's also dubbed a hotspot for steak. <p>While steak and seafood are of course the specialties at Steak N' Sea Restaurant, soups are also available.</p>

Chili's Montehiedra

The vicinity of San Juan | (787) 708-1000

Chili's Montehiedra is located 3.0 miles east-southeast of Guaynabo, a city in the vicinity of San Juan; it's 8.0 miles to the north of Caguas. Visitors that are in the mood for hamburgers will wholly love dining here during a visit to the vicinity of San Juan. <p>Chilis features an eclectic decor that blends American nostalgia with a Mexican cantina.</p>

Chili's Plaza del Sol


Chili's Plaza del Sol is on Plaza del Sol on West Main Avenue. Old San Juan is five miles (eight kilometers) to the northeast. For a great way to wind down while digging into great Tex-Mex cuisine, remember this local eatery which has a really casual setting. <p>The noisy, bright, and fun environment at Chile's beckons everyone to a good time.</p>

Chili's Hato Rey

Hato Rey | (787) 766-7760

Situated 1.3 miles south of San Juan, Chili's Hato Rey is located at Plaza Las Americas, and is a viable choice that's worth considering if you're thinking about exploring this neighborhood or the surrounding area. If you're wondering, Condado District is two and a half miles (four kilometers) to the north. If it doesn't feel right to dress up just for tucking into a decent plate of Tex-Mex fare, remember this place which is a very casual establishment. <p>Known especially for their baby back ribs, American classics and Tex-Mex also adorn the menu. Still, the offerings are so varied that every guest will be able to find something they enjoy.</p>

Chili's Mayaguez

Mayagüez | (787) 834-0880

Chili's Mayaguez, part of Mayagüez Mall, is a smart choice for you to consider if you're going to explore this side of the island; it's 3.0 miles to the south of Mayagüez. Both exuberant and exhausted travelers love that this awesome bar and grill is considered casual, so, of course, your whole group can come as they are and simply eat simple, outrageously good grub. <p>The menu at Chilis includes a variety of international favorites. They specialize in cheeseburgers and ribs, but you'll also find soups and salads, tex-mex, steaks, and more.</p>

Tex-Mex Restaurants
Name Location Type Phone Number
Chihuahua 0.6 mi. Southeast of Central Palmas Del Mar Tex-Mex (787) 850-2693
Chili's Arecibo 2.4 mi. West-Northwest of Central Arecibo American, Tex-Mex (787) 879-1320
Chili's Barceloneta Barceloneta, Northern part of Puerto Rico American, Tex-Mex (787) 846-1000
Chili's Caguas 0.7 mi. Northwest of Central Caguas American, Tex-Mex (787) 703-6464
Chili's Carolina Carolina, Eastern part of Puerto Rico American, Tex-Mex (787) 791-3200
Chili's Cayey 1.8 mi. East-Northeast of Central Cayey American, Tex-Mex (787) 738-6335
Chili's Condado 2.0 mi. North-Northeast of Central San Juan American, Tex-Mex (787) 725-5657
Chili's Dorado 9.1 mi. Northwest of Central Bayamon American, Tex-Mex (787) 665-7027
Chili's Guaynabo Guaynabo American, Tex-Mex (787) 774-0295
Chili's Hato Rey 1.3 mi. South of Central San Juan American, Tex-Mex (787) 766-7760
Chili's Humacao 1.4 mi. East of Central Humacao American, Tex-Mex (787) 880-4884
Chili's Isla Verde Isla Verde American, Tex-Mex (787) 791-3200
Chili's Mayaguez 3.0 mi. South of Central Mayagüez American, Tex-Mex (787) 834-0880
Chili's Montehiedra 3.0 mi. East-Southeast of Central Guaynabo American, Tex-Mex (787) 708-1000
Chili's Plaza del Sol 1.7 mi. North of Central Bayamon American, Tex-Mex --
El Paladar Bar & Grill Yauco, Southwestern part of Puerto Rico Spanish, Tex-Mex (787) 267-4491
Steak N' Sea Restaurant 2.8 mi. Northwest of Central Cabo Rojo Tex-Mex (787) 851-3131
Taco Bell Aguadilla Aguadilla Mexican, Tex-Mex (787) 882-2966
The Brass Cactus 0.2 mi. West-Southwest of Central Luquillo Tex-Mex (787) 889-5735

Similar Food

El Varadeo Seaside Grill

Also worth considering if you really love Tex-Mex food, maybe you should explore related flavor profiles at local places like these:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
Guacamayo Pool Bar and Grill (787) 791-8777 Creole 3.6 mi. East of Central San Juan
Molinas Restaurant (787) 882-1487 Creole Downtown Aguadilla
IHOP Caguas (787) 743-8820 American 1.5 mi. Northeast of Central Caguas
KFC Barceloneta (787) 846-2848 American Barceloneta, Northern part of Puerto Rico
Burger King Plaza Cayey -- American 1.8 mi. East-Northeast of Central Cayey
Sizzler Bayamon (787) 785-8686 American Bayamon
Cafe La Princesa (787) 724-2930 Latin American 0.2 mi. South West of Central Old San Juan
Gringo's Bar And Grill -- American 1.1 mi. West of Central Luquillo
El Capitan (787) 278-0011 Creole 9.1 mi. Northwest of Central Bayamon
Café Rústico (787) 834-5653 Creole 0.7 mi. East of Central Mayagüez

Also, you might want to consider sampling a specialty like the tacos drawing people to Roca Taina.

You can't plan for it, but sometimes the best kitchens, cafes, and dining rooms in Puerto Rico are those that you run into naturally while walking around during the day. However, you can't go wrong when you plan ahead. To learn more information about the kinds of food waiting for you, check out this page.


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