Tex-Mex Cuisine in San Juan

Almost everywhere in Puerto Rico, expect to come upon a savory selection of fine restaurants, quick eateries, and more. Fans of Tex-Mex cuisine will definitely want to check out those restaurants where this style of cooking is king. In this destination overall, there's a good bunch of restaurants serving this style.

With many options, from the very casual favorite named Chili's Caguas to the inviting dinner and lunch at Chili's Condado, there is a choice for every visitor and even for that special night you're planning.

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Below, you can get more details about the fairly full set of options where Tex-Mex food is dished out. See one that catches your eye? Click its name to read more about its specialties, style, and what you can do nearby.

Chili's Montehiedra

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

Chili's Montehiedra is located 3.0 miles east-southeast of Guaynabo, a city in the vicinity of San Juan; it is 8.0 miles to the north of Caguas. Pay a visit or two to the vicinity of San Juan when you're feeling like a knock-out serving of hamburgers.

The menu at Chilis is so varied that everyone can find something on the menu to enjoy. Offerings include hamburgers, steaks, tacos, and barbecue ribs. They also have soups and salads, other lite options, and a full bar.

Chili's Carolina

Carolina | (787) 791-3200

Chili's Carolina is a logical choice worth considering if you are going to spend time visiting this part of the city and other nearby areas. It is 5.2 miles southeast of Isla Verde. If all you need is good company, a nice setting, and to be enjoying flavorful Tex-Mex food, remember this local eatery where the whole vibe is very laid-back.

You'll feel at home at Chile's, the inviting atmosphere and exciting decor makes it easy to enjoy your meal.

Chili's Plaza del Sol


Chili's Plaza del Sol is on Plaza del Sol on West Main Avenue. If you're curious, Old San Juan is five miles (eight kilometers) to the northeast. The style of service at this awesome bar and grill is pretty casual, so, of course, visitors won't need more than comfortable clothes and a healthy appetite to indulge in the sweet Tex-Mex offerings.

Chili's spices make every meal a tasty and new take on traditional American and Mexican dishes like chicken, steaks, and fajitas. Just come hungry, as they are known for their large dishes.

Chili's Caguas

Caguas | (787) 703-6464

Located toward the center of Caguas, Chili's Caguas is on the same premises as Las Catalinas Mall, and is a good choice worth considering if you're going to spend time visiting this part of the city and the surrounding area. When you'd rather not get all dressed up before having great Tex-Mex fare, consider this place where the setting is 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 Condado

Condado District | (787) 725-5657

Chili's Condado is located in the eastern outskirts of Condado District. The overall vibe to expect from this awesome bar and grill is very informal, which means travelers won't need to get dressed up to savor the good eats here.

Chile's features bright decorations, a friendly staff, and a relaxing environment, perfect for enjoying a meal.

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

If you seek even more options in this same genre, you'll find commonality between the restaurants above and restaurants like the following:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
Gauchos Parrilladas Argentina (787) 294-1087 Argentenian 1.5 mi. South-Southwest of Central San Juan
Burger King Canovanas -- American 0.9 mi. West-Northwest of Central Canovanas
Jalisco Restaurant (787) 701-6435 Mexican Carolina, Eastern part of San Juan
Aureola Cafe Restaurant (787) 977-0100 Latin American Old San Juan
Sizzler Caguas (787) 273-3180 American 0.7 mi. South West of Central Caguas
Lupi's Mexican Grill & Sports Cantina (787) 253-2198 Mexican Old San Juan, Western part of San Juan
El Ladrillo Restaurant (787) 796-2120 American 9.1 mi. Northwest of Central Bayamon
Tijuana's (787) 723-3939 Mexican 1.0 mi. North of Central San Juan
Dunkin Donuts & Baskin Robins (787) 771-9116 American Rio Piedras, Central San Juan
Costumbres Argentinas (787) 701-0004 Argentenian Carolina, Eastern part of San Juan

Sometimes, the most exciting places to try any cuisine in Puerto Rico are those that you decide upon spontaneously while journeying to and from your hotel. Then again, you can't go wrong when you have a few favorites on the itinerary. To read more details concerning the types of food available to you, check out this page.


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