Mexican Cuisine in San Juan

During your visit to Puerto Rico, expect to have the privilege of deciding between a diverse set of places to have a hot meal. When your preference is Mexican food, you will want to visit those restaurants offering this cuisine on the menu. You and your hungry sidekicks will find a pretty good variety of dining options that have it on the menu.

From the very casual backdrop at Armando's Mexican Cuisine to the beautiful smells of dinner and lunch at Sabor De Mexico Inc, there's something for every person in your party and every dining expectation.

Restaurants Map

Before your trip begins, you can get more details about this full list of Mexican establishments to be found. For each of the options, click to view the full article about its ambiance, specialties, and nearby things to do.

Sabor De Mexico Inc

Bayamon | (787) 251-2277

Sabor De Mexico Inc is a popular choice for you to consider if you're going to spend time visiting this part of the city and its environs. Out-of-towners that desire tacos will especially enjoy dining here during a visit to Bayamon.

Sabor de Mexico is a small little restaurant seating less than 50 people at a time, but it boasts and intimate atmosphere where every guest feels well taken care of.

On The Border Plaza Guaynabo

Guaynabo

On The Border Plaza Guaynabo is located at Plaza Guaynabo. If you're curious, Old San Juan is six and a half miles (ten and a half kilometers) to the north. Here's one sure-fire reason to visit Guaynabo when you just can't help your cravings for tacos.

The colorful and contrasting colors of the restaurant are sure to catch your eye. Luckily, while they stand out, they will not distract you from your meal.

Tijuana's

Condado District | (787) 723-3939

Tijuana's is located near the heart of Condado District. Visitors who are in the mood for tacos will fully enjoy stopping here during a trip to Condado District.

Each meal at Tijuana's begins with a soup, salad, or tapas. Moving into the main course, there is a wide array of options from taco platters to fajitas.

Taco Maker Central

Hato Rey | (787) 767-4147

Located in Hato Rey, in the vicinity of San Juan, Taco Maker Central is a smart choice for people who are going to explore this neighborhood or nearby. It's 2.5 miles south of Condado District. You'd be lucky to find yourself in Hato Rey if you're a fan of Mexican cuisine, but particularly tacos.

The Taco Maker serves quick service Mexican fare, with such favorites as tacos, burritos, and taco salads available for a low price and in only a matter of minutes. The kids meal strays away from Mexican fare only to offer chicken nuggets as an alternative, and tator tots are also on the menu. For dessert, choose between flan, turnovers, and cinnamon sugar crustos.

Taco Maker Canton Mall

Bayamon | (787) 740-5925

Taco Maker Canton Mall is a logical choice for vacationers thinking about visiting this part of the city and its environs. Looking for tacos within the Mexican food genre? Even if you're just out for the atmosphere, there's no shame in it being the one thing you both agree on.

The Taco Maker serves quick service Mexican fare, with such favorites as tacos, burritos, and taco salads available for a low price and in only a matter of minutes. The kids meal strays away from Mexican fare only to offer chicken nuggets as an alternative, and tator tots are also on the menu. For dessert, choose between flan, turnovers, and cinnamon sugar crustos.

Mexican Restaurants
Name Location Type Phone Number
Armando's Mexican Cuisine Isla Verde Mexican (787) 726-2636
El Parnaso Old San Juan, Western part of San Juan Mexican (787) 723-4548
Hacienda Don Jose 1.5 mi. North-Northwest of Central San Juan Mexican (787) 722-5880
Jalisco Restaurant Carolina, Eastern part of San Juan Mexican (787) 701-6435
Lupi's Mexican Grill & Sports Cantina Old San Juan, Western part of San Juan Mexican (787) 253-2198
On The Border Plaza Escorial 2.5 mi. West of Central Carolina Mexican (787) 776-3135
On The Border Plaza Guaynabo 0.6 mi. North-Northwest of Central Guaynabo Mexican --
Orale Guey 1.1 mi. North of Central San Juan Mexican (787) 200-6495
Sabor De Mexico Inc Bayamon Mexican (787) 251-2277
Taco Bell Caparra Hills 3.0 mi. North of Central Guaynabo Mexican --
Taco Maker Ave Universidad Rio Piedras, Central San Juan Mexican (787) 294-2626
Taco Maker Canton Mall Bayamon Mexican (787) 740-5925
Taco Maker Central 1.5 mi. South-Southwest of Central San Juan Mexican (787) 767-4147
Taco Maker Santurce 1.4 mi. Northeast of Central San Juan Mexican (787) 722-6094
Tijuana's 1.0 mi. North of Central San Juan Mexican (787) 723-3939

Similar Food

If you're willing to step just outside the box, there are other categories to tackle, including places like the following:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
Cafe El Punto (787) 725-1306 Latin American Old San Juan
Chili's Caguas (787) 703-6464 Tex-Mex 0.7 mi. Northwest of Central Caguas
Pizzaiolo Brazilian Style Pizzeria (787) 268-0622 Brazilian Isla Verde
Costumbres Argentinas (787) 701-0004 Argentenian Carolina, Eastern part of San Juan
Che's (787) 726-7202 Argentenian 2.0 mi. East-Northeast of Central San Juan
Lemon Grass (787) 729-5555 Latin American 2.0 mi. North-Northeast of Central San Juan
El Asador (787) 289-9966 Latin American 2.0 mi. North-Northeast of Central San Juan
Chili's Hato Rey (787) 766-7760 Tex-Mex 1.3 mi. South of Central San Juan
Ummo (787) 722-1700 Argentenian 1.0 mi. North of Central San Juan
Chili's Condado (787) 725-5657 Tex-Mex 2.0 mi. North-Northeast of Central San Juan

Sometimes, the most exciting places to try any cuisine in Puerto Rico are those that you run into while walking the streets near your hotel. Of course, that doesn't mean you can't plan on visiting specific venues. To find out much more about the types of food waiting for you, check out this page.

 

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