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10 Best Breakfast And Brunch Spots In San Juan, Puerto Rico

10 Best Breakfast And Brunch Spots In San Juan, Puerto Rico
A cup of coffee will not cut it for breakfast when you’re in Puerto Rico. Here is a list of restaurants where you’ll find the best pancakes, quesitos and eggs Benedict in San Juan.
Counter of pastries at Kasalta © Krista/Flickr

Kasalta

Kasalta is beloved by many locals and is a great place to have your weekend brunches. It’s a few blocks from the beach and many people say it has some of the best coffee around. In addition to the variety of pastries, great coffee and toasted breakfast sandwiches, you can also try the caldo gallego or the octopus salad while you’re there.

Edith’s Café

A a hidden spot in Isla Verde, Edith’s is open 24 hours and serves those coming in after a long night of partying as well as those just looking to enjoy a classic, tasty breakfast. Aside from the great hours and prices, it’s also just a five-minute walk from all hotels in the area. Whatever you order, just make sure it comes with a side of their delicious plantains.

Edith’s Café , 6375 Calle Isla Verde, Isla Verde, Puerto Rico +1 787 253 1281

Coconut French toast at Caficultura © Scott Dexter/Flickr

Caficultura

At Caficultura breakfast is served all day. Black glass chandeliers hang from the high ceilings and marble floors make your morning meal feel a lot more exquisite. Breakfast options range from the usual breakfast sandwiches to local creations like banana pancakes with rum. A window seat is an added bonus to this experience.

Caficultura, 401 San Francisco Street, San Juan, Puerto Rico +1 787 723 7731

Blonda

Brunch at Blonda could very well be one of your best experiences in Puerto Rico. The Blonda breakfast includes eggs Benedict, French toast, house fries, pancakes and bacon, but the chicken pasta penne is equally good. Just make sure you save room for the brioche bread pudding as dessert.

Blonda, 1504 Ashford Avenue, Condado, Puerto Rico +1 787 993 5710

Breakfast at Café Berlin Courtesy of Café Berlin

Café Berlin

Restaurant, Caribbean, $$$
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With a great view of the Plaza Colón, and street musicians strolling by from time to time, Café Berlin supplies an extra-sensory meal experience. The menu is made up of vegetarian and non-vegetarian items in addition to a muesli energy bar. Try the Mama Judith Flancocho if you’re hungry enough for dessert.
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8:00 am - 10:00 pm
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8:00 am - 10:00 pm
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8:00 am - 10:00 pm
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8:00 am - 10:00 pm
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8:00 am - 10:00 pm
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8:00 am - 10:00 pm
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8:00 am - 10:00 pm

Café del Angel

Be prepared to be full for half of the day when you visit Café del Angel for brunch. you’ll still find Puerto Rican classics like pastel and mofongo to eat here at very reasonable prices.

Café del Angel, 1106 Ave Dr Ashford, San Juan, Puerto Rico +1 787 643 7594

Red Velvet Pancakes @ Café Marquesa © Tawheed Manzoor/Flickr

Café Marquesa

Cafe, Bistro, Caribbean, $$$
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The only problem with Café Marquesa is figuring out what to order first. The egg tortilla is filled with the freshest vegetables and best potatoes, The Sarah a.k.a. red velvet pancakes are sweet and very satisfying and a cappuccino tops off the perfect meal. You can’t lose at Café Marquesa.
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7:30 am - 4:00 pm
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7:30 am - 4:00 pm
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7:30 am - 4:00 pm
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7:30 am - 4:00 pm
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7:30 am - 4:00 pm
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7:30 am - 4:00 pm
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7:30 am - 4:00 pm

Cafetería Los Yeyos

Restaurant, Caribbean
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Waffles at Madeleine Cafebistro
Waffles at Madeleine Cafebistro | Courtesy of Madeleine Cafebistro
If everyone in Viejo knows to visit this little cafe then so should you. Breakfast, lunch and dinner are reminiscent of family meals and everything that you order for breakfast comes at a great steal price-wise. The mofongo is some of the best on the island, with that real home-cooked touch. Don’t forget to write your name on the wall as you leave, to mark your place in Puerto Rican history.
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10:00 am - 9:00 pm
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10:00 am - 10:00 pm
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10:00 am - 10:00 pm
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10:00 am - 10:00 pm
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10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri:
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
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10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Waffles at Madeleine Cafebistro Courtesy of Madeleine Cafebistro

Madeleine Cafebistro

Bistro, Cafe, Caribbean, $$$
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With a relaxed atmosphere, outdoor seating and pleasant staff, it’s always a pleasure dining at Madeleine Cafebistro. Waffles are homemade, the pumpkin soup is delicious and the beef sliders keep you coming back for more. The decor is also beautiful and you won’t find many tourists here – it’s a real hidden gem.
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Sun:
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
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7:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tue:
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
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7:00 am - 5:00 pm
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7:00 am - 5:00 pm
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7:00 am - 5:00 pm
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7:00 am - 4:00 pm

Pinky’s West

Pinky’s is perfect for those that are health conscious and offers delicious food delivered with great service. A long line at their restaurant might intimidate you at first, but it actually gives you time to figure out what exactly you want to order.

Pinky’s, 1451 Ave Ashford, San Juan, Puerto Rico +1 787 222 5222