Asian Cuisine in San Juan

Almost everywhere in Puerto Rico, you'll be overwhelmed by the delicious array of places to eat. Those who adore Asian cuisine particularly can't afford to miss those restaurants that always feature it on the menu. Across Puerto Rico, visitors will find a pretty good variety of places where you can order dishes prepped in this style.

Your plate will be full of choices, from the very casual backdrop at Unagi to the lingering deliciousness of dinner and lunch at Budatai, there's something in store for each person in your party and any desired budget.

Restaurants Map

The following list allows you to read more about the wide selection of Asian eateries available. You can click each restaurant's name to read the full article about its specialties, style, and what you can do nearby.

Silk Restaurant

Condado District | (787) 721-1200

Located toward the center of Condado District, Silk Restaurant is located at Doubletree By Hilton San Juan at Gallery Plaza, and is a good choice for travelers who are going to check out this area of San Juan. Make the trip here to Condado District if you love Asian food, but especially crave sushi. <p>Leave Puerto Rico behind and head to Asia when you step into Silk Restaurant, which features decor from the Far East.</p>

Budatai

Condado District | (787) 725-6919

Positioned near the middle of Condado District, Budatai is a logical choice for vacationers who are going to explore this area of San Juan. Thinking about Asian food, and definitely need some sushi? Then you might discover that dining here is the one stop that you'll each love for a different reason. <p>One look at the decor of Budatai and it is obvious where the restaurant got its name. Completely decked out in Asian decor, the centerpiece of this spot is the collection of Buddha statues, particularly the one encased by a glass and brass staircase.</p>

Unagi

Caguas | (787) 344-6523

Unagi can be found in the northern outskirts of Caguas. Hoping to indulge a bit on sushi during your stay? In any case, there's no shame in it being the one thing on your list you do twice. <p>Unagi is a casual restaurant featuring high tables and bright colors to make everyone feel welcome.</p>

Mhan Chung Sushi Bar

Condado District | (787) 723-8585

Mhan Chung Sushi Bar is situated in the heart of Condado District. While more generally known for Asian food, this visitor favorite serves up an awful lot of dim sum and sushi. <p>Mhan Chung Sushi Bar serves a fusion of Chinese, Japanese, and Malaysian food, including dim sum and notably some of the best sushi on the island.</p>

The Nikko Sushi & Bar

Isla Verde | (787) 717-4228

Located near the middle of Isla Verde, The Nikko Sushi & Bar is at 1165 Marginal Villamar. Got sushi on the brain? Actually, either way you should think of this place as a permanent plan in your vacation agenda.

Asian Restaurants
Name Location Type Phone Number
Asia Taste 1.3 mi. Northwest of Central San Juan Asian (787) 274-2398
Budatai 1.2 mi. North of Central San Juan Asian (787) 725-6919
Eight Noodle Bar 1.5 mi. North-Northwest of Central San Juan Asian (787) 723-8881
Golden Palace Buffet 0.6 mi. North of Central Guaynabo Asian (787) 272-3456
Mhan Chung Sushi Bar 1.1 mi. North of Central San Juan Asian, Asian Fusion (787) 723-8585
Opium Asian Cuisine 2.0 mi. North-Northeast of Central San Juan Asian (787) 289-0888
Oriental Palace Dorado 9.1 mi. Northwest of Central Bayamon Asian (787) 278-0741
Silk Restaurant 0.8 mi. Northeast of Central San Juan Asian, Pan Asian / Pacific Rim (787) 721-1200
Su Hou Buffet Isla Verde Asian (787) 268-3043
The Nikko Sushi & Bar 2.9 mi. East of Central San Juan Asian, Chinese (787) 717-4228
Unagi Caguas Asian, Creole (787) 344-6523

Similar Food

If your heart's not set on this cuisine in particular, you might like distinctly different, but still related local places like these:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
Lemongrass Pan Asian Latino (787) 721-0303 Pan Asian / Pacific Rim 1.9 mi. Northwest of Central San Juan
River China Restaurant (787) 755-2302 Chinese Rio Piedras, Central San Juan
La China (787) 788-3968 Chinese Catano
Komakai (787) 721-8500 Japanese 1.2 mi. North of Central San Juan
Ikebana Carolina (787) 776-1175 Japanese 3.0 mi. East of Central San Juan
Tayzan Chinese And Japanese Restaurant (787) 998-7706 Chinese 1.1 mi. North of Central San Juan
Fortune China Restaurant (787) 769-7218 Chinese Carolina, Eastern part of San Juan
Nigiri Sushi Bar (787) 998-0816 Japanese 1.5 mi. South-Southwest of Central San Juan
Nagoya Restaurant (787) 726-5088 Japanese Carolina, Eastern part of San Juan
Sushi 4 All (787) 645-3933 Japanese 1.4 mi. Northeast of Central San Juan

Some of the best kitchens, cafes, and dining rooms in Puerto Rico are those you didn't expect to find yourself craving while journeying to and from your hotel. Then again, it's still smart to learn about dining in a particular region in advance. To learn more about the types of food available to you, check out this page.

 

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