Vegetarian Cuisine in Puerto Rico

During your visit to Puerto Rico, you'll encounter a tempting spread of options when it comes to dining. If you're admittedly obsessed with vegetarian food, you will definitely want to check out the various establishments known for these fun flavors. Expect to see more than enough restaurants serving this style.

With lots to try, from the very casual locale of Vegetariano La Familia to the crave-inducing dinner and lunch at Puebla Crepas Mexican Grill, it really is possible to find the dish you'll return for again and again.

Below, pursue the fairly full set of options that quench cravings for vegetarian food. For each of the options, click to learn more about its hours, locale, and even nearby attractions.

Jajome Terrace Restaurant

Cayey | (787) 738-4016

Situated near the middle of Cayey, Jajome Terrace Restaurant is a viable option for travelers thinking about staying near this town and the surrounding area. Both exuberant and exhausted travelers love that this awesome diner is not formal in the least, so, of course, folks should feel relaxed as they come to try one of tasty offerings here. Surrounded by a tropical garden, Jajome Terrace Restaurant is a peaceful spot to enjoy a meal.


Luquillo Kiosk Zone | (787) 315-1832

Vejigante, a part of Luquillo Kiosks, can be found in Luquillo Kiosk Zone, a neighborhood in Puerto Rico; 1.2 miles to the west of Luquillo. When it comes to the atmosphere, the vibe at this awesome bar and grill is about as casual as they come, which is important because diners can spend some time winding down while they dig into the scrumptious menu items. The kitchen staff can get creative at times, offering Creole dishes and local favorites. Mofongo, soursop, stuffed meats, seafood, and much more, plus a nice variety of vegetarian dishes is what you'll encounter here.

Casa Grande Cafe

(787) 894-3939

Casa Grande Cafe, on the premises of Casa Grande Mountain Retreat, is located 5.3 miles northwest of Jayuya; it is four miles (six and a half kilometers) to the east of Utuado. When you'd rather not get all dressed up before enjoying a good plate of vegetarian fare, remember this restaurant where the setting is casual. Casa Grande Cafe has a diverse menu that includes meats, poultry, seafood, and vegetarian dishes. Aside from their normally scheduled breakfast and dinner meals, if you let the restaurant known ahead of time, they will make sandwiches for you for lunch.

Bleu Bistro

Old San Juan | (787) 723-1728

Positioned in the heart of Old San Juan, Bleu Bistro is a part of Hotel Plaza de Armas Old San Juan. Considering this is an informal type of restaurant, it's not hard to see why people come here to "put their feet up". Th furnishings at Bleu Bistro are handmade by local Puerto Rican residents.

Salvatella's Cuisine

Ponce | (787) 930-1781

For a great way to wind down while indulging in some delightful vegetarian cuisine, take a look at this local option where the service and style is very relaxed. Seating only 60 customers at a time, Salvatella's Cuisine is able to give every customer individualized service.

vegetarian Restaurants
Name Location Type Phone Number
Bleu Bistro 0.0 mi. South West of Central Old San Juan Caribbean, French, Vegetarian (787) 723-1728
Cafe Berlin 0.3 mi. East of Central Old San Juan International, Vegetarian (787) 722-5205
Carta Buena 1.2 mi. Northwest of Central Rincón Caribbean, Vegan, Vegetarian (787) 679-2365
Casa Grande Cafe Central Puerto Rico Creole, Vegetarian (787) 894-3939
Jajome Terrace Restaurant Cayey, Southeastern part of Puerto Rico International, Latin American, Vegetarian (787) 738-4016
Puebla Crepas Mexican Grill Ponce Mexican, Vegetarian (787) 843-3666
Salvatella's Cuisine Ponce Caribbean, Vegan, Vegetarian (787) 930-1781
Vegetariano La Familia Mayagüez, Western part of Puerto Rico Vegetarian (787) 833-7571
Vejigante 1.2 mi. West of Central Luquillo Creole, Vegetarian (787) 315-1832

Similar Food

If you don't mind changing things up a bit, there are more options from this same flavor palette at restaurants like Las Vistas which serves vegan style eats.

And taste more of the same with the specialty items served at restaurants like these:

Restaurants with Similar Specialties
Restaurant Name Phone Specialty Location
Sahara Deli Cafe (787) 756-5057 Health Food 3.0 mi. South-Southeast of Central San Juan
La Playita Restaurant (787) 791-1115 Health Food 3.6 mi. East of Central San Juan
Pachamama (787) 946-0944 Health Food 1.4 mi. Northeast of Central San Juan

Despite your dining plans, you may find the best kitchens, cafes, and dining rooms in Puerto Rico are those that you decide upon spontaneously during your daytime travels. But, writing down a handful of reliable-looking restaurants on a checklist, allows you to stay flexible. To discover even more concerning the kinds of food waiting for you, check out this page.


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