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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 […]

Makarios

Makarios

Makarios 361 Tetuan Street Old San Juan 787-723-8653 Open 11am to 11pm, daily. $$ A three level building, with restaurant on the top floor. Mediterranean  & middle-eastern food with a creative local flair. Edificio de tres niveles, con el bello restaurante en el nivel superior. Comida mediterránea con creativo toque local.

Cairo, El

Cairo, El

El Cairo 352 Ensenada & F.D. Roosevelt Avenue, Puerto Nuevo (San Juan) 787-273-7140 Open Monday-Thursday and Saturday from 11:30am to 10pm, Friday and Sunday from 11:30am to 11pm. $$ Exotic decor and belly dancers weekend evenings while you enjoy hummus, baba ganoush and falafel, among all the other goodies. Popular place. Decoración exótica acompañada de […]

Al Salaam

Al Salaam

      Al Salaam 239 F. D. Roosevelt Avenue Hato Rey San Juan 787-751-6296 Open daily 11am to 11pm $$ Middle Eastern specialties in a casual setting; offering authentic food as appetizers, entrees and desserts. Belly dancers on weekend evenings. Especialídades del Oriente Medio en un ambiente casual. Ofrece comidas auténticas en apertivos, platas […]

    • 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 […]