Argentenian Cuisine in San Juan

Throughout Puerto Rico, you'll encounter a delicious array of places to have a hot meal. But guests who seek Argentenian cuisine in particular should check out those restaurants where it's always on the menu. In this destination overall, there's a pretty good variety of places that feature it on their menus.

Restaurants Map

With options including everything from the informal locale of Pamperi to the inviting dinner and lunch at Gauchos Parrilladas Argentina, you're bound to find something worth sending a postcard about.

Below, preview the fairly full set of options where guests can grab Argentenian food. You can click each restaurant's name to see more important info about its ambiance, locale, dress code, and more.

Tierra Del Fuego

Hato Rey | (787) 294-7018

Tierra Del Fuego can be found near San Juan; it is 2.3 miles to the south of Condado District. Though they're broadly known for Argentenian food, this visitor favorite will recommend their best: barbecue and steak.

Dark walls and heavy wooden tables give Tierra Del Fuego an old world feel, but the service reflects a friendly, relaxed atmosphere.

Buenos Ayres

Condado District | (787) 725-1818

Buenos Ayres is located in the heart of Condado District. Since this is an informal place to have a meal, it's easy to see why people love popping in for their food.

Bright and cheerful, inside Buenos Ayres you will be overstimulated by the colorful display the restaurant puts on: yellow and orange walls with splashes of blue and yellow tile, matching tile tables. Cloth director's chairs in blue, yellow, and red edge the tables.


Condado District | (787) 721-1200

Pamperi, which is on the premises of Doubletree By Hilton San Juan at Gallery Plaza, is located just outside the heart of Condado District. Head on over to Condado District when you want the familiar, inviting flavor profile of pizza.

Homemade pizzas and pastas, tapas, and choice meats are all made and embellished with the freshest available ingredients.

Gauchos Parrilladas Argentina

Hato Rey | (787) 294-1087

Situated in Hato Rey, near San Juan, Gauchos Parrilladas Argentina is at 260 Ave Roosevelt. From the restaurant, Condado District is to the north. Guests that desire steak will particularly enjoy stopping here during a visit to Hato Rey.


Condado District | (787) 726-7202

Che's is found in the general vicinity of San Juan. Determined not to be a "stale" choice, not only does this place offer Argentenian delights and particularly seafood, but we shouldn't forget they're also known for steak.

The menu at Che's includes a number of Argentinian dishes, known for their heavy spices and hearty feel. The burgers are large and the meats are tender. Che's also has an extensive wine list of Chilean and Argentinian wines.

Argentenian Restaurants
Name Location Type Phone Number
Buenos Ayres 1.1 mi. North of Central San Juan Argentenian, International (787) 725-1818
Che's 2.0 mi. East-Northeast of Central San Juan Argentenian, Spanish (787) 726-7202
Costumbres Argentinas Carolina, Eastern part of San Juan Argentenian (787) 701-0004
El Churry Isla Verde Argentenian (787) 525-2552
Gauchos Parrilladas Argentina 1.5 mi. South-Southwest of Central San Juan Argentenian (787) 294-1087
Pampa's Restaurant 2.0 mi. North-Northeast of Central San Juan Argentenian (787) 831-0655
Pamperi 0.8 mi. Northeast of Central San Juan Argentenian, Italian (787) 721-1200
Tierra Del Fuego 1.2 mi. South of Central San Juan Argentenian (787) 294-7018

Similar Food

When seeking variety that doesn't stray too far, you may enjoy the distinct yet similar flavor profiles at local places like these:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
Cafetteria Mallorca (787) 724-4607 Latin American Old San Juan
Ceviche House (787) 726-0919 South American 2.4 mi. East of Central San Juan
Pina Colada Club (787) 721-0303 Latin American 1.9 mi. Northwest of Central San Juan
Aureola Cafe Restaurant (787) 977-0100 Latin American Old San Juan
Chili's Plaza del Sol -- Tex-Mex 1.7 mi. North of Central Bayamon
Cafe Del Angel (787) 722-1245 Latin American 2.0 mi. North-Northeast of Central San Juan
Lupi's Mexican Grill & Sports Cantina (787) 253-2198 Mexican Old San Juan, Western part of San Juan
Taco Maker Santurce (787) 722-6094 Mexican 1.4 mi. Northeast of Central San Juan
Orale Guey (787) 200-6495 Mexican 1.1 mi. North of Central San Juan
Chili's Caguas (787) 703-6464 Tex-Mex 0.7 mi. Northwest of Central Caguas

Some of the best places to grab a bite in Puerto Rico are those that you didn't expect to find yourself craving while walking around during the day. However, you'll save yourself some stress if you learn about dining in a particular region in advance. To discover more details about the types of food awaiting you, check out this page.


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