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Pradera, La

Pradera, La

La Pradera Plaza Borinquen Towers, F D Roosevelt Avenue, Puerto Nuevo (San Juan) 787-781-0959 Daily 11am-11pm. $$$ Specialty is fresh seafood and their signature paella. Se especializan en mariscos frescos, y son conocidos por su paella.  

Pinoli

Pinoli

Pinoli 414 de Diego Avenue, Puerto Nuevo (San Juan) 787-273-1611 Open Tuesday-Friday noon to 3pm and 6pm to 10pm; Saturday 6pm to 10:30pm; Sunday 1pm to 8pm; closed Monday. $$ Owner/chef Christian Darcoli serves food the way it’s done back home in San Remo: light, no creams, lots of good pasta. Dueño y chef Christian […]

Mesón Gallego, El

Mesón Gallego, El

El Mesón Gallego 1247 F.D. Roosevelt Avenue Puerto Nuevo (San Juan) 787-783-5866 Open Monday-Thursday from 11:30am to 3pm and 6pm to 10:30pm, and Friday-Sunday until 11:30pm. $$ A long-established restaurant specializing in Spanish cuisine and comidas criollas, with a loyal following. Este restaurante se especializa en comidas españolas y criollas. Clientela leal.

Margarita’s

Margarita’s

Margarita’s 1013 F.D. Roosevelt Avenue Puerto Nuevo (San Juan) 787-781-8452 Open daily 11:30am to 11pm. $$ A long-time local favorite, with Mariachi band Thursday-Sunday 7pm to 11pm. Un favorito de la localidad por mucho tiempo, con un conjunto de mariachi en vivo desde jueves a domingo de 7pm a 11pm. Reviewed Winter 2004/5: “… there […]

Genaro’s Restaurante

Genaro’s Restaurante

Genaro’s Restaurante 1130 F.D. Roosevelt Avenue, Puerto Nuevo (San Juan) 787-775-9222 Open daily from 11am to 10pm. SS Owner/chef Genaro Espinal’s motto is “from Italy with Love.” El lema del dueño y chef Genaro Espinal es “de Italia con amor.”

Chavales, Los

Los Chavales 253 F.D. Roosevelt Avenue, Hato Rey (San Juan) 787-767-5017 Open Monday-Saturday from noon to midnight, closed Sunday $$ Enjoy international and Spanish food with lots of local clientele who have been patrons for years. Glamorous rooms. Disfrute de comida española e internacional con una extensa clientela de ciudadanos que han sido seguidores por […]

Ceiba, La

Ceiba, La

La Ceiba 1239 F.D. Roosevelt Avenue, Puerto Nuevo (San Juan) 787-782-0419 Open from 6am to 10pm $ Great sandwiches and more in a casual bakery/restaurant to take out or take to the nearest empty table. Emparedados deliciosos y más en un restaurante/una panadería informal, para llevar afuera o a la mesa más cerca.

Casita María

Casita María

Casita María 1257 J.T. Piñero Avenue, Puerto Nuevo (San Juan) 787-782-8790 Open Tuesday-Thursday from 11:30am to 3pm and 6pm to 10pm, Friday from 3pm to 11pm, Saturday from 6pm to 11pm, and Sunday from 1pm to 9pm. $$ Mexican cuisine with a family ambiance. Cocina mejicana en un ambiente familiar.

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 […]

Buenos Ayres

Buenos Ayres

Buenos Ayres   56 Condado Avenue, Condado (San Juan) 787-725-1818 Open weekdays from 11:30am to 1am weekdays, Fri and Sat to 3am, and Sun from noon to 1am.   Borinquen Towers, Puerto Nuevo (San Juan) 787-783-4730 Open for lunch and dinner $$ For great Argentinean grill, lemon chicken, churrasco and more, both locations are popular. […]

    • 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 […]