Going out to eat isn't always about cravings. Often enough, mealtimes dictate our choices, limiting restaurant possibilities. When circumstances narrow the options, let 10Best help. We'll direct you to the best Lunch restaurants in San Juan and save you the hassle of calling around for business hours. 10Best readers find much to enjoy at Al Dente thanks to its all-around good offerings. It's also hard to beat La Mallorquina, which serves just what you're looking for when you're in the market for a great Lunch.

CyberNet Café

This Internet cafe offers affordable, reliable access for visitors who want to check their email, monitor their stocks or just surf the 'net. Access is available in 15-minute increments – an entire hour is less than $10. Hot and cold coffee...  Read More

Isla Verde

Under the spreading canopy of the city's oldest banyan tree, steps away from the lovliest beach on the island, resides what some consider the finest Asian restaurant in San Juan. Chefs slice, dice and juggle ingredients and condiments with...  Read More

Isla Verde

Featuring the only tatami room in Puerto Rico, the waitresses wear kimonos and serve in traditional Japanese style. The house specialty, Sushi Pizza, is anything but traditional though as the crust is made from deep fried rice then layered with...  Read More

Old San Juan
Café Berlin

Through large arched windows, you can look out over Plaza Colón as you enjoy either vegetarian or non-vegetarian dishes at this truly versatile café that also features a muesli energy bar. The menu is made up of creative salads, sandwiches,...  Read More


This local gathering place for great weekend brunches is said to have some of the best coffee around. Located just a few blocks from the beach, it draws a room full of local politicians and other community figures. Strong coffee complements...  Read More

311 Trois Cent Onze

Casablanca, Paris and Provence via Puerto Rico. Such is the experience upon entering the heavy wooden doors that conceal this former cinema warehouse from the bustle of SoFo. Limoges china and crystal hold the chef's creations which are steeped...  Read More

Augusto Restaurant

Courtyard by Marriott is home to this wonderful spot which features creative yet traditional fare by award-winning master chef Augusto Schreiner. The space is contemporary and elegant, yet comfortable. The menu, international with hints of...  Read More

La Compostela

Compostela's mushroom pâté and port pastelillo (wild mushroom turnover) have made this elegant restaurant a multiple-award winner. Other specialties include grouper fillet with scallops in salsa verde. Don't worry about finding a good pairing;...  Read More

La Fonda del Jibarito

For satisfying the hearty appetite, a visit to this family run restaurant is a must. The room is simple with crowded tables and noisy patrons. There's even a country balcony over the kitchen and the walls feature the streets of San Juan. House...  Read More

La Casita Blanca

The name means small white house. And it's just that simple character that makes La Casita Blanca such a great spot. Locals love La Casita because of the generous portions of Puerto Rican fare. Favorites include the veal fricassee and pastelon...  Read More