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Panza

329 Calle Recinto Sur
San Juan, 00901, Puerto Rico
TEL: (787) 289-8900
TEL: (787) 724-7722

Located in the hip hotel Chateau Cervantes, Panza (named after Don Quixote's sidekick), is one of Old San Juan's chicest eateries. In the high-ceilinged, soft-lit dining room, fashionable hotel guests sample chef Rafael Alejandro's creative modern-tropical dishes—like lobster bisque flavored with coconut and whipped to a foamlike consistency; or tuna cutlets rolled in plantain flakes and served with a guava glaze. The pain perdu, a crunchy-moist bread pudding with maple syrup, guava sorbet, and pineapple marmalade, makes for a decadent finish.

 

Tip: Among the extensive selection of Spanish wines is an especially good Albariño, a crisp white that pairs beautifully with seafood.

Amenities

Open / Closes
  • Accessible by Public Transportation
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
  • Notable Wine List
  • Prix Fixe
  • Reservations Required
  • Sunday - Closed

Cuisine Type:: Eclectic/Global

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