Puerto Rico is a foodies’ paradise with an astounding variety of culinary experiences and virtually something for every taste, from local fare to exotic cuisines from around the world.
A perfect place to get started on your exploration of the tastes of Puerto Rico is at Verdanza Hotel, which has five distinctive, different, and delicious dining options under a single roof.
Set in a contemporary décor in shades of orange, white and yellow, eighty20 offers a modern twist on international dishes with the homegrown take of Executive Chef Damián Hernández, 2011 Puerto Rico Restaurateur of the Year.
Breakfast features both a buffet breakfast as well as à la carte breakfast and is available from 6:30 am until 11:30 am.
For lunch and dinner, choose from an extensive menu of options that range from salads and artisanal pizzas to signature dishes to please the most discerning palate. Dining is available in the main indoor dining room, an outdoor terrace – and even poolside, where our servers will be happy to serve your favorite beverages and treats while you soak up the sun.
Open daily from 6:30 am to 11:00pm. Room service available.
Also available, a selection of wines from DiVino wine & Tapas, available on request.
JH Yees Asian Bistro
This award-winning restaurant, a favorite of local residents, offers an eclectic menu of Pan-Asian dining, from Vietnamese to Mongolian and Thai cuisine.
To complete the experience, try an Asian beer or traditional Japanese sake. Kanpai!
Open Sunday to Friday, from 12 noon to 3:00pm lunch and 5:00 to 11:00pm for dinner. Saturdays open for dinner.
Home Restaurant & Sports Bar
Home is an authentic Puerto Rican eatery that features genuine local gastronomy, in a fun and sporty environment decorated with sports memorabilia. Meanwhile, outdoors, a shaded veranda allows clients to sit outdoors as the sunset gives way to the Isla Verde nightlife.
Whether for a real taste of Puerto Rico and - or watching your favorite sports event with a bucket of ice-cold local Medalla beer and a platter of island wings, HOME is the place to be.
Daily happy hours!
Open Sunday to Wednesday from 4:00pm to 11:30pm | Thursday to Saturday, from 3:00 to 11:30pm.
DiVino Wine & Tapas
A stylish and cozy wine bar for connoisseurs and novices alike to explore the world of wines. It features over 40 wine labels available by the glass and a menu of tapas designed to perfectly complement the wines.
If you are feeling adventurous, try one of DiVino’s signature Wine Flights developed by sommelier Dario Iovannone:
- Made in the USA – A trip of four California reds and a great Syrah from Oregon.
- Exploring Spain – Discover five great Spanish wines, from Syrah to Tempranillo.
- Traveling Big – A round trip around the world of wine, from white to red.
- Bubbly, Isn’t It? – From Spain to France, passing through Italy, with four different sparkling wines.
- Discover Whites – Two fresh Italian wines, one U.S., and a treat of two great French wines.
- A Trip into the Sweet – A tasting of five different sweet wines, from California to Italy, with a stop in France.
- Around Italy – A journey from north to south Italy with five different regional denominations.
Life is too short to drink bad wine!
DiVino is available daily from 6:00pm.
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And for gourmet Puerto Rican coffee prepared by professional baristas visit Ristretto Café, where you will also find a selection organic teas, freshly-baked pastries, and deli sandwiches, among other treats.
Did you know? In 2013, Ristretto’s Mariarosa Gómez was named National Barista Champion of the Year, the first woman to win this recognition on the island.
Ristretto is open daily from 6:30 am to 7:00pm.