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Calypso Café

Calypso Café

Calypso Café Maria’s Beach, Road 413, Km. 2.5. Rincón 787-823-1626 Summer hours: 2pm to midnight on Monday-Thursday; 1pm to 2am on Friday; 11am to 2pm on Saturday; and 11am to 11pm on Sunday. Winter Hours: 11am to midnight from Sunday to Wednesday; and 11pm to 2am on Thursday, Friday and Saturday. $ Open air dining, […]

Brother Jimmy’s BBQ

Brother Jimmy’s BBQ

Brother Jimmy’s BBQ El San Juan Hotel, Isla Verde (Carolina) 787-791-1000 $$ Open 5:30 to midnight Monday to Friday; noon to midnight Saturday and Sunday. Country and Western is the theme at this eatery. Country y western son los temas de este mesón.  

Brass Cactus, The

Brass Cactus, The

The Brass Cactus Condominium Complejo Turismo, Luquillo 787-889-5735 11 am to midnight, Monday to Thursday and Sunday; 11am to 2am Friday and Saturday. $$ Texas comes to Puerto Rico—ribs, chicken, burgers and lots and lots of beer. Tejas en Puerto Rico. Costillas, pollo y hamburguesas más mucha cerveza. Tan divertido como casual.

Acapulco Grill

Acapulco Grill

Acapulco Grill InterContinental San Juan Resort 5961 Isla Verde Avenue Isla Verde, Carolina 787-791-6100 Open 11am to 3pm daily. $$ Tex-Mex fare by Chef Luis González, with live music Friday, Saturday and Sunday from Noon to 3pm. Comidas Tex-Mex por el chef Luis González , con música en vivo viernes, sábado y domingo desde mediodía […]

    • 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 […]