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Capital Brasserie

Capital Brasserie

        Capital Brasserie City View Plaza Lobby, Torre 1 Guaynabo 787-782-7292   Lunch Monday – Friday 11am to 3:30 pm; Drinks and snacks Friday 3:30 to 10pm This is award-winning chef José Enrique’s second restaurant.    

Shannon's Pub

Shannon’s Pub

      Shannon’s Pub Acuarela Street #98 Guaynabo 787-287-8466 11:30 am to 1am, daily $ A typical sports bar – especially weekends – with typical bar fare. Crowds of mostly 18- and 19-year olds ( who were toddlers when Shannon’s Irish Pub first opened.  But we remember the corned beef fondly!)  Lunch and dinner […]

Terra Campestre

Terra Campestre

    Terra Campestre 1353 Road 7, Guaynabo (San Juan) 787-731-6799 Wednesday-Thursday 8am-10pm; Friday-Sunday 11am-11pm. $$$ Chef Alexis Torres prepares creative Cuban, Criollo and international cuisines in this beautiful restaurant. El chef Alexis Torres maneja las cocinas cubano, internacional y criolla en este hermoso restaurante. Reviewed 2009: “Caribbean cuisine that uses fresh local flavors… masterful […]

Pizzeria Uno

Pizzeria Uno (5 locations) 1451 Ashford Avenue, Condado (San Juan); 787-721-8667 1492 Ponce de León Avenue, Santurce (San Juan); 787-725-8667 Galeria San Patricio, Caparra Heights (San Juan); 787-749-8667 Plaza del Sol, 501 West Main Avenue, Bayamón; 787-778-8667 Villas de San Francisco Plaza, Guaynabo (San Juan);  Villas de San Francisco Plaza, Guaynabo (San Juan) All open […]

Piu Bello Gelato

Piu Bello Gelato

Piu Bello Gelato (4 locations) 1302 Ashford Avenue, Condado (San Juan); 787-977-2121; Weekdays 8am-1pm, weekends until 2am. 2 Rosa Street, Carolina; 787-791-0092; Mon-Sun 7am-10pm. 500 Muñoz Rivera, Hato Rey (San Juan); 787-296-4236; Mon-Sun 7am-10pm. San Patricio Plaza, Guaynabo (San Juan); 787-273-0648; Sun-Thurs 10:30am-10pm; Fri-Sat 10:30-12:30 am $ Part of the Italian café chain, with light […]

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Piccolo e Posto

          Piccolo e Posto Plaza Chalets de Caparra, Road 2, corner of B St., Guaynabo. (San Juan) 787-793-1123 Open daily for lunch and dinner. $$ Chef Joe Rao’s legacy combines classic Italian dishes with wines sold at cost. El legado del chef Joe Rao combina platos italianos clásicos con vinos vendidos […]

Perurrican

Perurrican

Perurrican Plaza Chalets de Caparra, Road # 2, Guaynabo (San Juan) 797-775-1689 Open for lunch and dinner daily: Sunday and Monday from noon to 9pm; Tuesday through Thursday from noon to 10pm; Friday and Saturday from noon to 11pm. $$ Executive Chef Arturo Peña offers delicious new flavors in this delightful restaurant. El chef ejecutivo, […]

Metropol

Metropol

Metropol (5 locations) 124 F.D. Roosevelt Avenue, Hato Rey (San Juan) ; 787-751-4022 Isla Verde Avenue, Isla Verde (Carolina); 787-751-4046 Jardines Reales Shopping Center, Centro Bellas Artes, Guaynabo (San Juan); 787-272-7000 Plazoleta del Este Sur, Fajardo; 787-801-2877 Above 4 locations open  Monday-Saturday from 8am to 5pm. Long-time favorites of tourists and locals. Food is authentic, […]

Guayambo

Guayambo

Guayambo Road 836, Km. 2.7, Bo. Camarones, Guaynabo (San Juan) 787-720-1296 Open Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday  from 11am to 9pm, Friday and Saturday from 11am to 11pm, and closed Monday and Tuesday. $$ Family-style restaurant, with Puerto Rican cuisine and great views. Live music Saturday and Sunday. Restaurante para toda la familia de cocina criolla […]

Fuddruckers

Fuddruckers

Fuddruckers – multiple locations   Tabonuco St, Guaynabo (San Juan); 787-272-7000   #2 Plaza Sultana, Road 2, Mayagüez; 787-805-6600   65th Infantería, km. 6.1, Carolina; 787-769-3344   Rafael Cordero Avenue, St. #30, Caguas; 787-745-0414   All open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. $ Known for its burgers-medium, large and huge. Conocido por sus hamburguesas que […]

    • Cranberry Sauce…Finally! November 26, 2015
      Originally posted on Hot, Cheap & Easy: I have never posted a cranberry sauce recipe before because frankly every time I tried I ended up with a lip-puckering nasty gloopy mess and we’ve just used lingonberry jam from IKEA instead. A happy surprise for the table So this year, I did not even tell my…
    • Sweet-Tart Homemade Lemonade (made entirely by the kids) August 21, 2015
      My son and niece (8 and 11 respectively) had made some sugar syrup* for me last week – they are pretty good with the stove these days and eager to see how things are done. I actually used most of it for adult beverages (mango-chile mojitos and passionfruit mojitos), but in return for their help, […]
    • Mango Mojitos With Ancho Chili Salt August 15, 2015
      It was another summer Friday in the neighborhood and that called for another festive cocktail. Riding high on the success of last session’s passionfruit mojitos, I decided to make mango mojitos. The drink itself followed much the same construction, but the mango was decidedly sweeter than the passionfruit, so I decided that it needed a […]
    • Savory Spicy Slow Cooker Moroccan Chicken August 3, 2015
      It is too hot for cooking, but the family’s gotta eat, so cook I must. So I have employed the slow cooker; it makes for tasty and tender meals and doesn’t heat up the kitchen. Here is my interpretation of Moroccan Chicken; it was a big success with everyone in the house (the spiciness is […]