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Red Coral Lounge

Red Coral Lounge

Red Coral Lounge San Juan Marriott Resort & Stellaris Casino, 1309 Ashford Avenue, Condado (San Juan) 787-722-7000 Open daily intro the wee hours. $$ Sophisticated Lounge in the lobby has it all: comfortable seating areas, classy bar, great drinks, great menu of flatbreads, wings, bacalaitos, ceviche, etc… and live music…for instance,  Sunday is Jazz Night […]

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 […]

La Vecindad del chavo

La Vecindad del chavo

      La Vecindad del chavo Road 771 interior, KM. 4.1 Barrio Barrancas Barranquitas 787-385-6417 $$ Tuesday and Wednesday 2pm to 10pm; Thursday through Sunday, 11am – 11pm. $$ Known for its food, the views, the music  and  often, the crowds.  

Vendimia 305

Vendimia 305

Vendimia 305 Calle Antonio Pérez #100, Isabela 787-830-6622 Noon-10pm Wednesday-Thursday; noon-midnight Friday and Saturday; noon-9pm Sunday, $$ Chef Efraín Cruz specializes in paella, seafood and lechón asado (roasted pork) in this oceanfront location. Catch the Flamenco nights. En esta localidad frente al océano, el chef Efraín Cruz se especializa en paellas, mariscos y lechón asado. […]

Vaca Brava, La

Vaca Brava, La

La Vaca Brava, (2 locations) 253 Recinto Sur, Old San Juan; 787-723-3700 Thursday 11am-6pm; Friday 11am-midnight; Saturday 11am-9pm; Sunday 11am-6pm. $$$ Steaks reign, but chicken, pork and fish dishes are on the menu of this 2nd edition of the popular Barranquitas mountainside restaurant. It also boasts soaring ceilings, full bar and separate gift shop. La […]

Tierra Santa

Tierra Santa

Tierra Santa 284 F.D. Roosevelt Avenue, Hato Rey (San Juan) 787-754-6865 Open Monday-Thursday noon -1o pm; Friday and Saturday noon-11pm; and Sunday noon-9pm. $$ Distinctive building; serving all of your favorite Middle Eastern foods. Belly dancing Friday and Saturday nights. Un edificio diferente; servirán su plato favorito del mediano oeste. Bailarinas árabes viernes y sábados […]

Rosa de Triana Tasca Española

Rosa de Triana Tasca Española

Rosa de Triana Tasca Española 72 Caleta de San Juan, Old San Juan 787-722-1144 Lunch and Dinner daily. $$ Authentic, from the house (1523) to owner (José Antonio Lloret) to food (paellas, etc.) to entertainment. Live music Todo auténtico, desde la casa (del año 1523) hasta el propietario (José Antonio Lloret), la comida (paellas, etc.) […]

Reef Bar & Grill

Reef Bar & Grill

Reef Bar & Grill La Pocita, Piñones (Carolina) 787-791-1374 Open weekdays from 10am to 11pm, Friday and Saturday to 2am. $$ A bar, grill and lots of music. Tiene barra, parrilla y música.

Punto de Vista

Punto de Vista

Punto de Vista 11 Covadonga Plaza, Old San Juan 787-729-7575 Open daily, 11am to late. $$ Local favorites, with live music on Saturday night and Karaoke from 9pm on Friday. Platos populares locales y música en vivo, los sábados por la noche, y karaoke, los viernes desde las 9 p.m.

Puerto, El

Puerto, El

El Puerto, Road 7710 final, Guayama 787-866-2664 Thursday-Sunday from 11:30am to 9pm, Friday-Saturday from 11:30am to 11pm. $$$ Lobsters, steaks and more good things prepared by chef Frank Vázquez. An inviting setting. Live music on weekends. Langosta, bistec y cosas buenas de más, preparadas por el chef Frank Vázquez y servidos en un ambiente hospitalario. […]

    • 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 […]