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Asere Cuban Kitchen Bar

Asere Cuban Kitchen Bar

        Asere Cuban Kitchen Bar CalleDos Hermanos 180 Placita de Santurce San Juan 787-946-3804 Closed Monday. Tuesday through Saturday noon to 1:20 a.m.; Sunday noon to 9 p.m. Chef Gabriel Marino  prepares delicious food in a romantic, rustic 19th Century Cuban atmosphere. Crowded but loved; gets raves for food, ambiance and service.

Nonna Cucina Rustica

Nonna Cucina Rustica

      Nonna Cucina Rustica 103 San Jorge Street Santurce, (San Juan) 787-998-6555 Sunday to Wednesday Noon to 10pm; Thursday and Friday and Saturday: Noon to midnight. $$ Classic gourmet Italian cuisine in a casual setting, by prize-winning chef Martin Lauzo, who also has the fine-dining option, Cocina Abierta.

Tutt' Italia Ristorante

Tutt’ Italia Ristorante

      Tutt’ Italia Ristorante 1760 Fernández Juncos Santurce 787-982-8888 Tuesday to Friday noon to 10pm; Saturday 4pm to 1opm; Sunday 1pm to 7pm. $$ Authentic Italian cuisine. La auténtico cocina  italiana.  

Vittorino Trattoria

Vittorino Trattoria

Vittorino Trattoria Calle Capitol #205, Placita de Santurce, Santurce, San Juan 787-729-6700 Tuesday – Friday noon -3 and 6pm-8pm; Saturday 1pm-8:30 pm. $$ Chef Francisco Maldonado, Jr prepares specialty platters in this attractive dining room. El chef Francisco Maldonado hijo prepara bandejas especiales en este atractivo salón comedor. Winner Chef’s Hat Award : 2012

Tasca El Pescador

Tasca El Pescador

      Tasca El Pescador 178 Dos Hermanos Street, Santurce (San Juan) 787-721-0995 Open 11am to 7:30 pm Tuesday through Sunday; Friday open to 9pm. Closed Monday. $$ Tiny and unpretentious, the restaurant always has people waiting to get in, the food is that good. Across the street from the public market. Restaurante pequeñito […]

Tasca de Yiyo, La

Tasca de Yiyo, La

La Tasca de Yiyo, 1753 Loíza Street, Santurce (San Juan) 787-728-5009 Open for lunch and dinner. $$ Puerto Rican and Cuban cuisines in a casual setting on a busy street; large portions, low prices. Las cocinas puertorriqueña y cubana en un ambiente casual, ubicado en una bulliciosa calle. Reviewed 2010: “large portions of traditional, mouth-watering […]

Santaella

Santaella

Santaella 219 Calle Canals, Santurce (San Juan) 787-725-1611 Lunch 11:30am-3pm Monday-Friday;Dinner Wednesday-Saturday 6:30-11:30pm $$$ Small but beautiful dining room; ultra popular menu choices with international specialties by chef/owner José Santaella. En este salón pequeño pero hermoso, el chef y propietario José Santaella prepara las especialidades internacionales de su muy popular menú. Winner Chef’s Hat Award: […]

Rigoletto

Rigoletto

Rigoletto 312 De Diego Avenue, Santurce (San Juan) 787-753-5407 Open 11am-10pm Monday-Saturday. $$ Chef Mario DeMaio prepares fresh pasta and more. El chef Mario DiMaio prepara frescas pastas y más en su encantador restaurante.

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 […]

Los Pioneros

Los Pioneros

Los Pioneros, (3 locations) 1511 Avenida Piñero, Caparra Heights (San Juan); 787-781-6495 209 Calle Canal, Santurce (San Juan); 787-977-5408 412 Calle Mendez Vigo, Dorado; 787-278-3356   All open daily from 11am to 10pm and Thursday-Saturday until 1am. $ Authentic Mexican recipes here, not usually found outside of Mexico. Auténticas recetas mejicanas que típicamente no son […]

    • 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 […]