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Restaurants in Puerto Rico

Whether it’s a classic culinary temple or a local haunt, these Puerto Rico restaurants are destinations in and of themselves. Read on to discover Travel + Leisure’s picks for the best Puerto Rico restaurants and dining experiences. Browse our travel guides for insider information on food trucks, bakeries, cafés, coffeehouses, farm-to-table restaurants, diners, trattorias, bistros, pizzerias, ice cream parlors, tapas bars, noodle houses, sushi counters, fine dining establishments, and more.

Our global network of editors and writers selects the best restaurants in Puerto Rico to help travelers soak up the local scene and find authentic dishes. Whether highlighting an insider hot spot, a celebrity chef’s newest restaurant, a hip coffeehouse, or the best place for cheap eats, Travel + Leisure takes you there, serving up the best Puerto Rico restaurant listings. Below find T+L’s top picks for where to eat in Puerto Rico.

  • Aguaviva

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar Dollar
    Founded in 2002, Aguaviva serves what it calls seaside Latino cuisine crafted by chef Hector Crespo. The menu has a selection of seafood dishes pre... More
  • Ajili-Mójili

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar
    Named after a rich Puerto Rican sauce used on meat and fish, Ajili Mójili prides itself on serving and celebrating the island's traditional cuisine... More
  • BBH

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar
    Inside the über-hip Bravo Beach Hotel, this white-clad restaurant serves up an excellent range of tapas: steamed mussels in coconut curry broth; ri... More
  • Bebo’s Café

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar
    Classic cafeteria serving delicious mofongo, fried pork chops, and rice and beans. More
  • BLT Steak, Isla Verde

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar Dollar
    The first noncontinental U.S. outpost of chef Laurent Tourondel's BLT empire, this tony steak house is set inside San Juan's Ritz-Carlton hotel. If... More
  • Bodega Chic

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar
    Located on Calle Cristo in the historic Old San Juan district, Bodega Chic is a casual restaurant serving French and Algerian cuisine with a Caribb... More
  • Budatai

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar Dollar
    Iron Chef's Roberto Treviño seduces Condado's smart set with fun, Latin-Asian fusion. More
  • Café Media Luna

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar
  • Calypso Café

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar
  • Chayote

    Tucked away in an unassuming building down a quiet Miramar side street, Chayote is San Juan's see-and-be-seen restaurant. Here's where the local gl... More
  • Chez Shack

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar
    Located slightly off the beaten path in Vieques, Chez Shack is an eclectic, albeit wildly popular, restaurant housed in an unassuming pink shack. O... More
  • Delirio

  • Duffy's

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar
    Vieques's best-loved casual beach shack, set right on the malecón in the beachfront town of Esperanza, is the perfect place to while away an aftern... More
  • El Jibarito

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar
    Locals pack into this colorful restaurant at lunchtime for down-home comida criolla, the traditional Puerto Rican cooking that pulls from the islan... More
  • El Quenepo

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar

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