Pinoli Restaurante

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Award winning Pinoli Restaurante brings true Italian fare to Puerto Rico through the use of recipes passed down for generations. The use of fresh ingredients in every dish only serve to enhance the flavors, making a meal at Pinoli a true Mediterranean experience.


Pinoli not only serves artisanal authentic Italian fare, but each dish is a gourmet meal. Some examples include ravioli filled with fresh ricotta Pinoli and white truffle oil, Fettuccine with Mascarpone and prosciutto di Parma, and Veal Scaloppine with fontina cheese, arugula, dried tomatoes and White wine. The dessert list is a long one, with offerings including the traditional tiramisu and pears in wine and Gelato. The menu changes weekly according to what is fresh, bringing a piece of regional Italy to each plate. They work with local vendors and have been doing so since before the "organic movement" was popular.

Pinoli Restaurante is a popular grill that happens to specialize in Italian cuisine. The formality level you should expect at this restaurant is informal. This dining option is on the table during both dinner and lunch, so don't hesitate to pay this place a visit. You might fall in love with a local favorite.


Dark hard wood floors with matching furniture lined with white table linens, and bottles of fine wine lining the walls give the private dining room of Pinoli Restaurante a refined feel without being pretentious. Meanwhile, the main dining room features tiled floors and Italian inspired artwork. Since it is such a small venue, they recommend reservations.


Positioned in Hato Rey, 3.7 miles north-northeast of Guaynabo, It is at 414 De Diego Puerto Nuevo. For residents and guests who plan on staying in Old San Juan, the restaurant is found to the south-southeast of the area.

This part of Puerto Rico has a spread of cultural and natural attractions, all helping to comprise this vivacious destination. Some of the closest points of interest from this business include Bosque Urbano De San Patricio and Hato Rey Cinemas, both of which are only a short distance from Pinoli Restaurante.

Guests of this restaurant also anticipate the range of fun activities found about the area. Any golfing guests who consider a day on the fairways relaxing have the option of spending time at the nearest golf club, Fort Buchanan Golf Club, which is located within traveling distance of Pinoli Restaurante. Though some guests will better enjoy a morning at Condado Beach, which is the closest beach and is approximately three and a half miles away. Plus, those are only some of the beaches, golf courses, and outdoor sports within the area.

Nearby Restaurants

For diners in the mood for a local restaurant that has similar menu items or a similar ambiance, there is no lack of nearby options to choose from, including Brasa Barbecue.

Then again, if you want something different, this part of Puerto Rico provides an impressive range of food and beverage venues that will be sure to suit the tastes of almost every type of diner. For instance, you might also consider trying the food offered by Bonanza Plaza Caparra.

Contact Info

Location: 414 De Diego Puerto Nuevo, Hato Rey, Puerto Rico

Phone: (787) 273-1611

Secondary Phone: (787) 749-0099




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