Tex-Mex Cuisine in San Juan

Almost everywhere in Puerto Rico, you'll come upon a great number of options when it comes to dining. If you're admittedly obsessed with Tex-Mex food, you will definitely want to check out the various establishments that do it best. Fortunately, there's more than enough restaurants that offer this favorite.

With so much to try, from the very casual attitude at Chili's Isla Verde to the beautiful smells of dinner and lunch at Chili's Carolina, there's something for every person in your party and any style of vacation desired.

Restaurants Map

Below, you can browse the selection of restaurants in Puerto Rico that quench cravings for Tex-Mex food. Click on one of the options to get further details about its specialties, style, and what you can do nearby.

Chili's Montehiedra

The vicinity of San Juan | (787) 708-1000

Located 3.0 miles east-southeast of Guaynabo, Chili's Montehiedra is a good choice worth considering if you are exploring this part of Puerto Rico. It's 8.0 miles north of Caguas. People that are in the mood for hamburgers will wholly like dining here during a visit to the vicinity of San Juan. Chilis features an eclectic decor that blends American nostalgia with a Mexican cantina.

Chili's Hato Rey

Hato Rey | (787) 766-7760

Chili's Hato Rey, on the premises of Plaza Las Americas, can be found in the vicinity of San Juan; it is 2.4 miles to the south of Condado District. The overall vibe to expect from this awesome bar and grill is about as casual as they come, which is important because travelers can be themselves and spend real quality time while they dig into the scrumptious menu items. Known especially for their baby back ribs, American classics and Tex-Mex also adorn the menu. Still, the offerings are so varied that every guest will be able to find something they enjoy.

Chili's Plaza del Sol


Chili's Plaza del Sol is a viable option worth considering if you are going to be spending time seeing this part of the city. If you're wondering, Old San Juan is five miles (eight kilometers) to the northeast. The overall atmosphere of this awesome bar and grill is considered casual, and that means patrons won't be needing their high heels and shirt ties to order delicious, down-to-earth eats. The noisy, bright, and fun environment at Chile's beckons everyone to a good time.

Chili's Caguas

Caguas | (787) 703-6464

Chili's Caguas, a part of Las Catalinas Mall, is situated in the heart of Caguas. For times that call for a laid-back atmosphere while tucking into a good plate of Tex-Mex cuisine, stop by this restaurant where the vibe is very casual. The eclectic menu at Chilis features everything from your favorite soups and salads to cheese burgers and baby back ribs and even tacos and burritos. Appetizers are always favored, and many guests stop by just to share a few.

Chili's Carolina

Carolina | (787) 791-3200

Chili's Carolina can be found near the center of Carolina, a city in the vicinity of San Juan; 5.2 miles to the southeast of Isla Verde. For times that call for a laid-back atmosphere while enjoying tasty Tex-Mex cuisine, don't hesitate to try this restaurant which is a very casual establishment. Come hungry, because the tasty food at Chile's will have you trying to eat every last piece. With entrees ranging from chicken tenders to baby-back ribs, and to fajitas and soups, there is a little something for everyone here.

Tex-Mex Restaurants
Name Location Type Phone Number
Chili's Caguas 0.7 mi. Northwest of Central Caguas American, Tex-Mex (787) 703-6464
Chili's Carolina Carolina, Eastern part of San Juan American, Tex-Mex (787) 791-3200
Chili's Condado 2.0 mi. North-Northeast of Central San Juan American, Tex-Mex (787) 725-5657
Chili's Dorado 9.1 mi. Northwest of Central Bayamon American, Tex-Mex (787) 665-7027
Chili's Hato Rey 1.3 mi. South of Central San Juan American, Tex-Mex (787) 766-7760
Chili's Isla Verde Isla Verde American, Tex-Mex (787) 791-3200
Chili's Montehiedra 3.0 mi. East-Southeast of Central Guaynabo American, Tex-Mex (787) 708-1000
Chili's Plaza del Sol 1.7 mi. North of Central Bayamon American, Tex-Mex --

Similar Food

You may crave something slightly different, in which case you'll find commonality between the restaurants above and restaurants like these:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
McDonald's Hato Rey -- American 3.5 mi. North of Central Guaynabo
Airenumo Restaurant Bar & Lounge (787) 723-0984 Creole Old San Juan, Western part of San Juan
Happy Crab (787) 794-4400 Creole 9.1 mi. Northwest of Central Bayamon
Quiznos Miramar Santurce (787) 724-4906 American 1.3 mi. Northwest of Central San Juan
Made in Puerto Rico Dorado (787) 626-6666 Creole 9.1 mi. Northwest of Central Bayamon
Lemon Grass (787) 729-5555 Latin American 2.0 mi. North-Northeast of Central San Juan
Buenos Ayres (787) 783-4730 Argentenian 1.1 mi. North of Central San Juan
Burger King Catano (787) 275-2856 American Catano
Subway San Roberto Plaza (787) 767-8101 American Rio Piedras, Central San Juan
Applebee's Dorado (787) 625-1591 American 9.1 mi. Northwest of Central Bayamon

Some of the most unique dining options in Puerto Rico are those you catch sight of - or scent of - as you're out doing activities and seeing attractions. But, writing down at least a few delicious-sounding restaurants in your agenda, allows you to stay flexible. To discover much more regarding the culinary options available to you, check out this page.


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