Spanish Cuisine in San Juan

Almost everywhere in Puerto Rico, you'll be impressed by the wide selection of places to have a hot meal. When your preference is Spanish food, you should check out the various establishments offering this cuisine on the menu. When it comes to availability, there's an incredible amount of choices for food prepared in this style.

With many options, from the very casual favorite named Punto de Vista Restaurant & Bar to the wonderful dinner service at Cafe Valencia, there's a menu suited for each visitor and every dining expectation.

Restaurants Map

The list below allows you to read more about this full list of Spanish eateries to be found. For each of the options, click to discover the details about its location, ambiance, and more.

Cafe Valencia

Rio Piedras | (787) 764-3790

Positioned in Rio Piedras, in the general vicinity of San Juan, Cafe Valencia is a smart choice worth considering if you are thinking about visiting this neighborhood or the surrounding area. If you're wondering, Isla Verde is to the northeast. Craving much-loved local cuisine in an informal, unpretentious location? Then definitely don't miss the naturally relaxing bites and backdrop at this bar and grill. <p>Cafe Valencia is a beautiful banquet hall with round tables and sturdy chairs that can be adapted with table clothes and seat covers for your event.</p>

Restaurante Raices San Juan

Old San Juan | (787) 289-2121

Restaurante Raices San Juan is located near the middle of Old San Juan. Beautiful seafood and Spanish flair both share the spotlight at this relaxed restaurant atmosphere. <p>Enjoy some local variations of Spanish and Caribbean cuisines, like the churrasco style steak, mofongo, and rice and beans.</p>

Solera

Condado District | (787) 721-8500

Located in the heart of Condado District, Solera is located at Renaissance La Concha A Renaissance Resort, and is a viable option for vacationers thinking about visiting this section of San Juan. Looking for tapas within the Spanish food genre? Even if you're just out for the atmosphere, remember the name Solera and make it a priority on your agenda.

Mist

Isla Verde | (787) 728-3666

Located near the middle of Isla Verde, Mist is on the same premises as San Juan Beach Water Club, and is a good option for vacationers thinking about visiting this section of San Juan. People that are in the mood for sandwiches will thoroughly enjoy stopping here during a trip to Isla Verde. <p>As night falls, Mist begs that guests socialize over appetizers and cocktails. There is music spun by an International DJ, and lots of opportunity to dance. During the day you can lounge poolside and order from the lunch menu.</p>

Airenumo Restaurant Bar & Lounge

Old San Juan

Located near the center of Old San Juan, Airenumo Restaurant Bar & Lounge is at 102 Tanca. Craving plain delicious Spanish food in an easy-going location? Then definitely don't miss the mellow backdrop at this bar and grill. <p>Airenumo serves Spanish and Puerto Rican cuisine, but is especially known for their paella, of which there are over 20 varieties on the menu.</p>

Spanish Restaurants
Name Location Type Phone Number
Airenumo Restaurant Bar & Lounge Old San Juan, Western part of San Juan Creole, International, Spanish --
Barrachina San Juan Old San Juan International, Spanish (787) 725-7912
Bodegas Compostela 2.0 mi. North-Northeast of Central San Juan Portuguese, Spanish (787) 724-6088
Booby's Restaurant 1.5 mi. South-Southwest of Central San Juan Spanish (787) 753-8181
Cafe Valencia Rio Piedras, Central San Juan Spanish (787) 764-3790
Caficultura Old San Juan Spanish (787) 723-7731
Casa Manolo 2.0 mi. North-Northeast of Central San Juan International, Spanish (787) 723-2481
Che's 2.0 mi. East-Northeast of Central San Juan Argentenian, Spanish (787) 726-7202
Descorche Restaurant 9.1 mi. Northwest of Central Bayamon Spanish --
Drums 3.7 mi. East of Central San Juan Spanish (787) 253-1443
El Catador D' Abreu Hato Rey, Central San Juan Spanish (787) 758-5125
El Picoteo Old San Juan Spanish (800) 468-2779
La Casona Restaurant 0.3 mi. East of Central San Juan International, Spanish (787) 727-2717
Los Gorditos Bayamon 0.2 mi. South West of Central Bayamon Spanish (787) 269-9879
Mirabueno Old San Juan Spanish (787) 889-0868
Miro Seafood Bar And Grill 1.0 mi. North of Central San Juan Caribbean, Spanish (787) 723-9593
Miro-Marisqueria Catalana 2.0 mi. North-Northeast of Central San Juan Spanish (787) 723-9593
Mist 3.1 mi. East of Central San Juan Fusion, Italian, Spanish (787) 728-3666
Palio Old San Juan Fusion, Spanish (787) 721-5100
Pelayo 1.0 mi. North of Central San Juan Spanish (787) 724-0999
Pez Dorado Marisqueria 3.4 mi. North of Central Guaynabo Caribbean, Latin American, Spanish (787) 273-6759
Pikayo 1.6 mi. North-Northwest of Central San Juan Fusion, International, Spanish (787) 721-6194
Piropo Tapas & Barra 1.4 mi. Northeast of Central San Juan Spanish (917) 689-0985
Punto de Vista Restaurant & Bar 0.4 mi. East of Old San Juan Spanish (787) 729-7575
Restaurant Antonio 1.0 mi. North of Central San Juan Italian, Spanish (787) 721-2139
Restaurante Raices San Juan Old San Juan Spanish (787) 289-2121
Soho Tapas Bar & Restaurant Hato Rey, Central San Juan Contemporary, Spanish (787) 758-3512
Solera 1.2 mi. North of Central San Juan Spanish (787) 721-8500
Triana 1.4 mi. Northeast of Central San Juan Spanish (787) 725-8819
Tropical Taste Restaurant Old San Juan Spanish (787) 722-1455

Similar Food

Pinoli Restaurante

If your preferences are flexible, maybe you should explore related flavor profiles at local places like these:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
Shannan's Pub (787) 287-8466 Irish Guaynabo, Southern part of San Juan
Fillipos Pizza (787) 745-4345 Italian 2.0 mi. North-Northeast of Central San Juan
Audys Pizza (787) 895-7653 Italian Old San Juan, Western part of San Juan
Happy Pizzeria (787) 795-1771 Italian 9.1 mi. Northwest of Central Bayamon
Faccio Pizza Rexville (787) 799-5777 Italian 1.8 mi. South West of Central Bayamon
Pizza Mar (787) 791-4401 Italian Carolina, Eastern part of San Juan
Pizzicorre (787) 725-4025 Italian Old San Juan, Western part of San Juan
Al Salam Restaurant (787) 751-6296 Mediterranean 1.5 mi. South-Southwest of Central San Juan
Narvaez Pizza House (787) 796-3853 Italian 9.1 mi. Northwest of Central Bayamon
Cine Pizza (787) 268-3333 Italian 2.0 mi. North-Northeast of Central San Juan

Plus, taste more of the same with the signature offerings at one of these restaurants:

Restaurants with Similar Specialties
Restaurant Name Phone Specialty Location
Casa Cortés Choco Bar (787) 523-4642 Tapas 0.7 mi. North-Northeast of Central San Juan
Deleites (787) 626-7526 Tapas 9.1 mi. Northwest of Central Bayamon
Pirilo Pizza Rustica (787) 721-3322 Tapas Old San Juan
Tapas Cafe Bar (787) 294-6655 Tapas 2.0 mi. North-Northeast of Central San Juan
El Patio Latin Bar Cafe (787) 791-0505 Tapas 3.2 mi. East of Central San Juan
Cafe Barlovento (787) 724-7283 Tapas 1.4 mi. North-Northwest of Central San Juan
Di Vino Wine & Tapas (787) 253-4422 Tapas 3.2 mi. East of Central San Juan
Vinisimo (787) 767-7902 Tapas Rio Piedras, Central San Juan
Jamon Jamon Restaurant (787) 993-1848 Tapas 2.0 mi. North-Northeast of Central San Juan

Visitors often find that the best culinary offerings in Puerto Rico are those that you run into while trekking the town of your choice. However, writing down a couple of places on a checklist, means you'll have multiple alternatives, even in a pinch. To find out more about the types of food available to you, check out this page.

 

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