South American Cuisine in San Juan

If you can't get enough South American food, don't miss out on a chance to treat yourself. Though not incredibly abundant, you can still find a few locations in Puerto Rico where you can sample this kind of food.

With options including everything from the fine dining locale of Lima Restaurante to the dives where cocktails are as much a part of dinner as the grub, there is something to suit each and every guest and every style of vacation.

Restaurants Map

The following list allows you to scan and read details about the few delicious South American eateries that you may come across during your vacation. On each restaurant's name, click to get further details about its ambiance, food, and what's located nearby.

Lima Restaurante

Miramar | (787) 725-1597

Lima Restaurante is located in Miramar, toward the center of Condado District. Beautiful seafood and South American fare are an outstanding combo at this friendly, fine dining establishment.

Lima offers a bistro-style setting, with hard wood tables and modern style chairs along the windows and wall, and a long bench-style table and seating along the center of the dining room. Seating is also available on the terrace, and service is exemplary.

Ceviche House

Isla Verde | (787) 726-0919

Located along the northwestern outskirts of Isla Verde, Ceviche House is a logical choice worth considering if you're thinking about spending some time seeing this area of San Juan. The fresh taste of fish and South American fare make for an exciting meal at this dining option.

Similar Food

If you don't mind changing things up a bit, you will find similar ingredients and influences at local places like these:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
Argentinian Churrasco Factory Catano (787) 788-2531 Argentenian Catano
Sabor De Mexico Inc (787) 251-2277 Mexican Bayamon
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
Taco Bell Caparra Hills -- Mexican 3.0 mi. North of Central Guaynabo
Tierra Del Fuego (787) 294-7018 Argentenian 1.2 mi. South of Central San Juan
Chili's Isla Verde (787) 791-3200 Tex-Mex Isla Verde
Casa Lola Restaurant (787) 998-2918 Latin American 2.0 mi. North-Northeast of Central San Juan
Taco Maker Ave Universidad (787) 294-2626 Mexican Rio Piedras, Central San Juan
Casa Del Angel (787) 722-1245 Latin American 2.0 mi. North-Northeast of Central San Juan

Despite your dining plans, you may find the best food and drink options in Puerto Rico are those that you didn't expect to find yourself craving during your daytime travels. But, keeping a few nice-looking restaurants on the list, might save you in a pinch. To find out even more concerning the dining options available to you, check out this page.


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