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what are some must eat dishes when visiting san juan...

woodside11377 Jul 17, 2012 08:13 PM

can you guys recommend me some must eat dishes and where i can get them and also can someone recommend a bakery that serves different types of local pastries

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    quimbaya RE: woodside11377 Jul 18, 2012 11:13 AM

    Mofongo for sure. Food court, Plaza Colón.

    1. erica RE: woodside11377 Jul 20, 2012 01:25 PM

      Must eats would include pasteles, lechon asado, platanos in various forms from escabeche to fried.
      Tembleque. Mallorcas.
      Do not miss bacalaitos and other fried treats!

      We tried mallorcas as Cafeteria Mallorca in Old San Juan and I liked this homey diner-type restaurant.

      I wrote a report here about my experiences about a week ago.

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