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Restaurants in San Juan

Whether it’s a classic culinary temple or a local haunt, these San Juan restaurants are destinations in and of themselves. Read on to discover Travel + Leisure’s picks for the best San Juan 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 San Juan 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 San Juan restaurant listings. Below find T+L’s top picks for where to eat in San Juan.

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  • 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
  • Bebo’s Café

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar
    Classic cafeteria serving delicious mofongo, fried pork chops, and rice and beans. 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
  • 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
  • Delirio

  • Fogata

  • Jose Enrique

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar Dollar
    Neighborhood place near San Juan's La Placita. More
  • La Bombonera

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar
    This 105-year-old lunch counter and bakery, a stone's throw from the port in Old San Juan, is where to come for a perfect café con leche (poured fr... More
  • La Mallorquina

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar
    The 160-year-old restaurant is known for its family-style cocina criolla, or traditional Puerto Rican feasts: seasonal favorites include lechón (su... More
  • Lemongrass

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar Dollar
    Located at the Caribe Hilton Hotel, Lemongrass is an upscale, Pan Asian restaurant serving inventive Latin and Asian-inspired fusion dishes, includ... More
  • Mi Kasa

  • Pamela's

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar Dollar
    Pamela’s, located at the Numero Uno Guest House in Ocean Park, serves Nuevo Latino and Caribbean cuisine crafted by chef Esteban Torres, who draws ... More
  • Parrot Club

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar
    The first restaurant from Puerto Rican dining empire OOF Restaurants, the Parrot Club is a brightly colored restaurant is housed in a renovated 190... More
  • Perla

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar Dollar
    This eye-catching restaurant at the La Concha Resort is shaped like an oversized shell perched on a reflecting pool. The innovative design, courtes... More

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