Mexican Cuisine in San Juan

Almost everywhere in Puerto Rico, you'll encounter a tempting spread of local eateries, vendors, and fine food. Fans of Mexican cuisine should pay attention to those restaurants that dub it their specialty. You and your hungry sidekicks will find more than enough places that feature it on their menus.

With options including everything from the informal backdrop at On The Border Plaza Guaynabo to the crave-inducing dinner and lunch at Tijuana's, you're sure to locate a menu item worth sharing - or not, as the case may be.

Restaurants Map

Take time to read up on this full list of Mexican establishments to be found. For each of the options, click to find out more about its ambiance, specialties, and nearby things to do.

On The Border Plaza Guaynabo

Guaynabo

On The Border Plaza Guaynabo, which is on the premises of Plaza Guaynabo, is located near the center of Guaynabo, a city in the vicinity of San Juan; 6.7 miles to the south of Old San Juan. Looking for Mexican food, but tacos in particular? If you say yes, you might discover that dining here is the easiest decision you'll make all day.

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 middle of Condado District. Guests who want tacos will wholly love eating here during a trip to Condado District.

The sun and the moon seems to revolve around the lounge at Tijuana's, which features a celestial decor and a casual, though bustling atmosphere. Guests also have the option of dining on the terrace which is equally as relaxed.

Sabor De Mexico Inc

Bayamon | (787) 251-2277

Sabor De Mexico Inc is on N5A Ave Lomas Verdes. Looking for Mexican food, but tacos in particular? Even if you're just out for the atmosphere, you'll likely agree Sabor De Mexico Inc could be the easiest decision you'll make all day.

True Mexican fare like roast suckling pig and proper tacos are what guests will find at Sabor de Mexico.

Taco Maker Canton Mall

Bayamon | (787) 740-5925

Taco Maker Canton Mall is located in Bayamon, a city in the vicinity of San Juan. Consider stopping by Bayamon when you just can't help your cravings for tacos.

The Taco Maker offers a low-key environment, where you have the opportunity to dine in the spacious lobby, pick up a meal for carry out, or drive through for the ultimate in convenience.

Taco Maker Santurce

Ocean Park | (787) 722-6094

Located in Ocean Park, along the eastern outskirts of Condado District, Taco Maker Santurce is at 1259 Ave Ponce de Leon Pda 18. Pay a visit or two to Ocean Park when you just can't help your cravings for 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.

All food is cooked fresh daily, and made to order.

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
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 Maker Ave Universidad Rio Piedras, Central San Juan Mexican (787) 294-2626
Taco Maker Canton Mall Bayamon Mexican (787) 740-5925
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

You may crave something slightly different, in which case you're likely to enjoy similar offerings at establishments like the following:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
Cafetteria Mallorca (787) 724-4607 Latin American Old San Juan
Pez Dorado Marisqueria (787) 273-6759 Latin American 3.4 mi. North of Central Guaynabo
Aguaviva (787) 724-2535 Latin American Old San Juan, Western part of San Juan
Chili's Condado (787) 725-5657 Tex-Mex 2.0 mi. North-Northeast of Central San Juan
Chili's Montehiedra (787) 708-1000 Tex-Mex 3.0 mi. East-Southeast of Central Guaynabo
Chili's Isla Verde (787) 791-3200 Tex-Mex Isla Verde
Chili's Dorado (787) 665-7027 Tex-Mex 9.1 mi. Northwest of Central Bayamon
Chili's Hato Rey (787) 766-7760 Tex-Mex 1.3 mi. South of Central San Juan
Aureola Cafe Restaurant (787) 977-0100 Latin American Old San Juan
Pampa's Restaurant (787) 831-0655 Argentenian 2.0 mi. North-Northeast of Central San Juan

Some of the most unique cuisines in Puerto Rico are the ones that you decide upon spontaneously during your daytime travels. Then again, you'll save yourself some stress if you have a handful of favorites in mind. To find out more information about the kinds of food available to you, check out this page.

 

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