Argentenian Cuisine in San Juan

While staying in Puerto Rico, you'll have the privilege of deciding between a delicious array of options when it comes to dining. Fans of Argentenian cuisine won't want to miss the restaurants that dub it their specialty. Fortunately, there's several places where you can order dishes prepped in this style.

Restaurants Map

With so much to try, from the informal setting of Ummo to the crave-inducing dinner and lunch at Buenos Ayres, there's a menu for every visitor and for that special evening you're planning too.

Below, read more about the several restaurants serving Argentenian cuisine available. You can click each restaurant's name to learn more about its location, style, and more.


Condado District | (787) 721-1200

Pamperi, which is on the premises of Doubletree By Hilton San Juan at Gallery Plaza, is found toward the center of Condado District. Guests that are compelled to eat pizza will especially enjoy eating here during a trip to Condado District.

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

Tierra Del Fuego

Hato Rey | (787) 294-7018

Tierra Del Fuego is located close to San Juan; it is two and a half miles (three and a half kilometers) to the south of Condado District. It's worth noting that within the genre of Argentenian-inspired cuisine, this place boasts about their 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 situated near the middle of Condado District. When the whole group's thinking about a really excellent Argentenian meal that's far from prim and proper, this mellow, informal restaurant is a great fit.

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.

Gauchos Parrilladas Argentina

Hato Rey | (787) 294-1087

Gauchos Parrilladas Argentina can be found near San Juan; it is to the south of Condado District. Head on over to Hato Rey for a mouth-watering helping of the specialty, steak.


Condado District | (787) 726-7202

Che's is found in the vicinity of San Juan. Speaking of delicious, specialty Argentenian-inspired cuisine, this possible dining pick serves up an awful lot of seafood and 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
Argentinian Churrasco Factory Catano Catano Argentenian (787) 788-2531
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
Steak And Company Isla Verde Argentenian (787) 727-7882
Tierra Del Fuego 1.2 mi. South of Central San Juan Argentenian (787) 294-7018
Ummo 1.0 mi. North of Central San Juan Argentenian (787) 722-1700

Similar Food

If your preferences are flexible, there are other categories to tackle, including local places like these:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
El Parnaso (787) 723-4548 Mexican Old San Juan, Western part of San Juan
El Asador (787) 289-9966 Latin American 2.0 mi. North-Northeast of Central San Juan
On The Border Plaza Guaynabo -- Mexican 0.6 mi. North-Northwest of Central Guaynabo
Cafetteria Mallorca (787) 724-4607 Latin American Old San Juan
Texas De Brazil (787) 998-5000 Brazilian 1.9 mi. East-Southeast of Old San Juan
Chili's Dorado (787) 665-7027 Tex-Mex 9.1 mi. Northwest of Central Bayamon
Hacienda Don Jose (787) 722-5880 Mexican 1.5 mi. North-Northwest of Central San Juan
Pez Dorado Marisqueria (787) 273-6759 Latin American 3.4 mi. North of Central Guaynabo
Antojitos Puertorriquenos (787) 888-7378 Latin American Rio Grande
Lemongrass Pan Asian Latino (787) 721-0303 Latin American 1.9 mi. Northwest of Central San Juan

Some of the best food and drink options in Puerto Rico are the ones that you stumble upon while out visiting attractions and tourist hubs. However, noting the contact info for at least two different places in your travel plans, might make sense for your travel preferences. To learn more information about the culinary options available to you, check out this page.


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