During your travels through Puerto Rico, expect to come upon a tempting spread of places to dine. When your preference is Cuban food, you will want to visit the places specializing in this cuisine. Prepare your taste buds for the Cuban offerings in Puerto Rico and more specialties, below.
Take a moment to scan and read details about the many places where the focus is on Cuban food. Click each option to see the full article about its hours, location, and other offerings.
Metropol Dorado is found in outside the center of Dorado. Speaking of delicious, specialty Cuban culinary creations, this potential favorite likes to suggest its chicken and seafood. <p>Warm peaches and oranges on the walls make the bistro style restaurant meets bar a warm environment to relax with a hearty home style meal. Because it is located in a suburban area, but near hotels and apartment rentals, it remains a family-friendly spot to dine.</p>
Situated near the heart of Isla Verde, Metropol Isla Verde is on Isla Verde Avenue. Seafood (of course) and Cuban panache share the same plate at this chilled-out favorite. <p>A fully stocked bar takes up one wall of the Isla Verde Metropol location, while the rest of the restaurant features bistro seating on checked tables and dark wood chairs. The walls are decorated with framed photos of Cuba.</p>
Metropol Guaynabo is located in Guaynabo, a city in the vicinity of San Juan; 7.1 miles to the south of Old San Juan. Lovely, mild seafood and Cuban flavors make for a bold combo at this enjoyable eatery. <p>With broad entree types including beef, pork, and rice entrees, Metropol takes the traditional dishes of Cuba and adapts them to a Puerto Rican taste. The result is a unique style that you are unlikely to find elsewhere.</p>
Metropol Hato Rey is situated near San Juan; it's 2.5 miles to the south-southeast of Condado District. Seafood and Cuban panache go well together at this unique eatery. <p>With mixed drinks, including the popular Cuban mojito, and traditional Cuban dishes with a local twist, Metropol offers a meal that everyone is sure to enjoy. You can expect high quality dishes with vibrant colors and ever more vibrant tastes.</p>
El Capitan can be found near the center of Dorado. Beautiful seafood and Cuban food are made for each other at this unique eatery. <p>At El Capitan, you'll find the days fresh catches laid out on ice waiting for you to select. Of course, they are best known for their lobster, which is only $15(USD) a pound on Thursdays.</p>
If seeking variety within the same genre, you will find similar ingredients and influences at restaurants like these:
|El Asador||(787) 289-9966||Caribbean||2.0 mi. North-Northeast of Central San Juan|
|Casa Dante||(787) 726-7310||Caribbean||4.0 mi. East of Central San Juan|
|El Conejo||(787) 220-5665||Creole||9.1 mi. Northwest of Central Bayamon|
|Carli's Fine Bistro & Piano||(787) 484-8438||Caribbean||Old San Juan|
|Pamela’s Restaurant||(866) 726-5010||Caribbean||1.4 mi. Northeast of Central San Juan|
|Martin's BBQ Ocean Park||(787) 720-9889||Caribbean||1.4 mi. Northeast of Central San Juan|
|Salsa Restaurant||(787) 791-0404||Creole||4.0 mi. East of Central San Juan|
|Punto de Vista Restaurant & Bar||(787) 729-7575||Spanish||0.4 mi. East of Old San Juan|
|Cafe La Princesa||(787) 724-2930||Caribbean||Old San Juan|
Sometimes, the most satisfying places to try any cuisine in Puerto Rico are those that you didn't think you'd ever wander into while trekking the town of your choice. At the same time, it's still a good idea to have a few favorites on the itinerary. To discover more details about the types of food available to you, check out this page.
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