Latin American Cuisine in San Juan

While exploring Puerto Rico, expect to be able to sample a diverse set of options when it comes to dining. Fans of Latin American cuisine will want to visit the places where this style of cooking is king. Expect to see quite a broad selection of options that feature this cuisine.

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With plenty of variety, from the very casual attitude at Cafe Del Angel to the inviting dinner service at Lemongrass Pan Asian Latino, you may very well stumble upon something worth fighting over.

Take a moment to read more about the wide selection of places serving Latin American cuisine in Puerto Rico. Find the one that makes your mouth water and click its name to see the full article about its specialties, style, and what you can do nearby.

Pina Colada Club

Viejo San Juan | (787) 721-0303

Pina Colada Club, on the premises of Caribe Hilton, lies 1.9 miles northwest of San Juan; it is The overall atmosphere of this favorite restaurant is very casual, so, of course, travelers can spend some time winding down while they try one of tasty offerings here.

It doesn't get anymore colorful and vibrant than the decor at Pina Colada Club. The walls and ceiling are painted a bright blue that match the table, the bar and benches are a neon green, and the chairs are either blue or white. The lighting scheme along the ceiling makes it appear as though stars are lighting the dining room.

Lemongrass Pan Asian Latino

Viejo San Juan | (787) 721-0303

Lemongrass Pan Asian Latino, which is part of Caribe Hilton, is found 1.9 miles northwest of San Juan; it's Thinking about Latin American food, and definitely need some sushi? If so, you'll likely agree Lemongrass Pan Asian Latino could be the go-to solution that satisfies everyone.

What should one expect when they dine at an Asian/Latin fusion restaurant? Lemongrass is known in particular for Latin influenced sushi.


Old San Juan | (787) 724-2535

Aguaviva is located in the heart of Old San Juan. Fresh fish and Latin American flavors both describe the best dishes at this well-liked restaurant.

Aquaviva always serves the freshest seafood available, going so far as to have fresh oysters flown in on a daily basis.

El Asador

Condado District | (787) 289-9966

El Asador can be found in the eastern outskirts of Condado District. Looking for steak within the Caribbean food genre? Even if it's outside your norm, you might discover that dining here is the easiest decision you'll make all day.

Inside El Asador is decorated with an old world bistro feel. Tiled floors, dark wooden furniture, and dim lighting makes the inside cozy and warm, while outside on the terrace guests enjoy views of San Juan in a romantic spot.

La Vista Latin Grill & Bar

Condado District | (787) 722-7000

Positioned in the heart of Condado District, La Vista Latin Grill & Bar is located at San Juan Marriott Resort & Stellaris Casino. For those visitors looking forward to a tasty selection of Latin American eats without a big to-do, this informal restaurant is a safe bet.

Latin American Restaurants
Name Location Type Phone Number
Aguaviva Old San Juan, Western part of San Juan Caribbean, Latin American (787) 724-2535
Antojitos Puertorriquenos Rio Grande Caribbean, Latin American (787) 888-7378
Aureola Cafe Restaurant Old San Juan Caribbean, Latin American (787) 977-0100
Cafe Del Angel 2.0 mi. North-Northeast of Central San Juan Caribbean, Creole, Latin American (787) 722-1245
Cafetteria Mallorca Old San Juan Caribbean, Latin American (787) 724-4607
Café Pierre 0.8 mi. Northeast of Central San Juan Creole, International, Latin American (787) 721-1200
Club Hiedra 1.0 mi. North of Central San Juan Latin American (787) 946-3183
El Asador 2.0 mi. North-Northeast of Central San Juan Caribbean, Latin American (787) 289-9966
La Vista Latin Grill & Bar 1.1 mi. North of Central San Juan Latin American (787) 722-7000
Lemongrass Pan Asian Latino 1.9 mi. Northwest of Central San Juan Latin American, Pan Asian / Pacific Rim (787) 721-0303
Panza Restaurant Old San Juan Contemporary, Latin American (787) 289-8900
Pez Dorado Marisqueria 3.4 mi. North of Central Guaynabo Caribbean, Latin American, Spanish (787) 273-6759
Pina Colada Club 1.9 mi. Northwest of Central San Juan Creole, Eclectic, Latin American (787) 721-0303

Similar Food

If you seek even more options in this same genre, you're likely to enjoy similar offerings at restaurants like the following:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
On The Border Plaza Guaynabo -- Mexican 0.6 mi. North-Northwest of Central Guaynabo
Taco Maker Ave Universidad (787) 294-2626 Mexican Rio Piedras, Central San Juan
Ceviche House (787) 726-0919 South American 2.4 mi. East of Central San Juan
Buenos Ayres (787) 725-1818 Argentenian 1.1 mi. North of Central San Juan
Chili's Plaza del Sol -- Tex-Mex 1.7 mi. North of Central Bayamon
Chili's Carolina (787) 791-3200 Tex-Mex Carolina, Eastern part of San Juan
Sabor De Mexico Inc (787) 251-2277 Mexican Bayamon
Costumbres Argentinas (787) 701-0004 Argentenian Carolina, Eastern part of San Juan
Tierra Del Fuego (787) 294-7018 Argentenian 1.2 mi. South of Central San Juan
Lupi's Mexican Grill & Sports Cantina (787) 253-2198 Mexican Old San Juan, Western part of San Juan

Some of the most unique restaurants in Puerto Rico are the ones that you wind up near unexpectedly during your exploration of different cities. But of course, it doesn't hurt to learn about dining in a particular region in advance. To discover more information about the types of food awaiting you, check out this page.


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