Asian Cuisine in San Juan

During your visit to Puerto Rico, expect to come upon a plentiful supply of restaurants and other dining options. But guests who seek Asian cuisine in particular should take note of the restaurants that always feature it on the menu. Luckily, you're likely to come across more than enough restaurants serving this style.

Restaurants Map

With lots to tempt your palate, from the informal locale of Silk Restaurant to the fantastic dinner and lunch at Budatai, you're sure to locate a menu item worth sending a postcard about.

Below, you can browse the wide selection of restaurants specializing in Asian food available. Find one that whets your appetite and click its name to see the full article about its specialties, style, and what you can do nearby.

Silk Restaurant

Condado District | (787) 721-1200

Located near the heart of Condado District, Silk Restaurant is a part of Doubletree By Hilton San Juan at Gallery Plaza, and is a smart choice for vacationers who are going to spend time visiting this part of San Juan. Make the trip here to Condado District when you have a strong hankering for sushi.

Leave Puerto Rico behind and head to Asia when you step into Silk Restaurant, which features decor from the Far East.


Condado District | (787) 725-6919

Budatai is found toward the center of Condado District. In the mood for sushi? Even if you're just out for the atmosphere, consider making this fun restaurant the one thing you both agree on.

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.


Caguas | (787) 344-6523

Situated in the northern outskirts of Caguas, Unagi is a smart choice for vacationers exploring this part of the city and the immediate surrounding area. People who are in the mood for sushi will thoroughly love stopping here during a visit to Caguas.

Unagi is a casual restaurant featuring high tables and bright colors to make everyone feel welcome.

Mhan Chung Sushi Bar

Condado District | (787) 723-8585

Mhan Chung Sushi Bar is situated in the heart of Condado District. Although some delight in the general selection of Asian-inspired cuisine, this possible dining pick is known for its dim sum and sushi.

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.

The Nikko Sushi & Bar

Isla Verde | (787) 717-4228

Situated near the middle of Isla Verde, The Nikko Sushi & Bar is a logical selection worth considering if you are going to be visiting this part of San Juan. In the mood for sushi? Actually, either way consider making this fun restaurant the one thing everyone will harmonize over.

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 preferences are flexible, you may enjoy the distinct yet similar flavor profiles at places like the following:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
La Oriental China (787) 794-3838 Chinese 9.1 mi. Northwest of Central Bayamon
J-Taste Japanese Cuisine (787) 724-2003 Japanese Old San Juan
China Pou Restaurant (787) 767-3400 Chinese Rio Piedras, Central San Juan
Good Four Seasons (787) 722-5461 Japanese 1.0 mi. North of Central San Juan
Nagoya Restaurant (787) 726-5088 Japanese Carolina, Eastern part of San Juan
Spring Chinese Restaurant (787) 732-0360 Chinese Aguas Buenas
Ng Yum Man Gran China (787) 767-1818 Chinese 1.5 mi. South-Southwest of Central San Juan
Cherry Blossom (787) 723-7300 Japanese 1.1 mi. North of Central San Juan
Osaka Japanese Restaurant (787) 723-0020 Japanese 1.4 mi. Northwest of Central San Juan
Ganfune China (787) 755-3434 Chinese 1.3 mi. Northwest of Central San Juan

Sometimes, the most exciting food and drink options in Puerto Rico are those you casually come across while journeying to and from your hotel. Although, you can't go wrong when you make a list of specific places to try. To learn even more concerning the kinds of food waiting for you, check out this page.


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