Fusion Cuisine in San Juan

While exploring Puerto Rico, you'll be impressed by the delicious array of places to dine. Fans of Fusion cuisine should pay attention to the various establishments where this style of cooking is king. And luckily, guests will have access to a respectable number of options that feature this cuisine.

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With options including everything from the informal favorite named Melao to the beautiful smells of dinner and lunch at Arborio Restaurant, you are sure to find something you'll return for again and again.

The following list allows you to get a taste for the moderate selection of places where the focus is on Fusion food. On each restaurant's name, click to learn more about its location, style, and more.


Old San Juan | (787) 724-3969

Marmalade is situated near the heart of Old San Juan. Though they're broadly known for Fusion-inspired cuisine, this place is especially proud of their desserts and seafood.

One of the few restaurants able to do so, Marmalade specializes in using locally grown, organic products as often as possible. When you eat here, it is truly an elegant dining experience, with a five course meal that is sure to awaken your taste buds.


Isla Verde | (787) 728-3666

Situated near the center of Isla Verde, Mist is on the premises of San Juan Beach Water Club, and is a popular choice for people thinking about spending some time visiting this area of San Juan. Got sandwiches on the brain? Actually, either way you should think of this place as the one thing everyone will harmonize over.

More a bar than a restaurant, Mist also offers a menu of lite offerings like flat breads, salads, sandwiches, and desserts. The bulk of the menu is comprised of cocktails.


Old San Juan | (787) 721-5100

Palio, which is on the premises of Sheraton Old San Juan Hotel, can be found along the eastern outskirts of Old San Juan. Fresh catches from and Fusion panache are made for each other at this enjoyable eatery.

Specialties at Palio include smoked rib eye steaks and Seafood Palio.

Paradise Café

Dorado | (787) 796-6125

Located near the heart of Dorado, Paradise Café is a part of Embassy Suites Dorado del Mar Beach & Golf Resort, and is a popular choice for travelers thinking about spending some time seeing this town or nearby. Definitely deemed a casual place to eat, it's perfect for lazy days on the town.

BLT Steak

Isla Verde | (787) 253-1700

Located just outside the heart of Isla Verde, BLT Steak is located at Ritz-Carlton San Juan Hotel, Spa, & Casino, and is a smart choice worth considering if you're going to be visiting this area of San Juan. Head on over to Isla Verde when you want the familiar, inviting flavor profile of steak.

The decor at BLT Steak is sleek and contemporary, utilizing dark colors to create a feeling of warmth.

Fusion Restaurants
Name Location Type Phone Number
Arborio Restaurant 9.1 mi. Northwest of Central Bayamon Fusion, Italian (787) 796-3999
BLT Steak 3.8 mi. East of Central San Juan French, Fusion (787) 253-1700
Marmalade Old San Juan Fusion (787) 724-3969
Melao 2.0 mi. North-Northeast of Central San Juan Caribbean, Fusion (787) 721-7160
Mist 3.1 mi. East of Central San Juan Fusion, Italian, Spanish (787) 728-3666
Palio Old San Juan Fusion, Spanish (787) 721-5100
Paradise Café 0.7 mi. North of Central Dorado Caribbean, Fusion (787) 796-6125

Some of the best food and drink options in Puerto Rico are those you decide upon spontaneously during your daytime travels. Of course, you'll save yourself some stress if you have a few favorites on the itinerary. To learn much more regarding the types of food awaiting you, check out this page.


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