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Café de la Plaza
Club Villa, Palmas Del Mar
Humacao, PR 00791
WE – SA ▹ 5:30PM TO 10:00PM
Café de la Plaza
Cafe de La Plaza was established in 1975. It is recognized as being the first restaurant in Palmas del Mar, Puerto Rico. Café de La Plaza Ristorante Italiano serves up some of the most authentic Italian cuisine on the east coast of Puerto Rico. Our chefs combine flavors from all regions of Italy including Rome, Sicily, and Tuscany.
All our sauces are deliciously homemade. We conscientiously bring you a farm-to-table experience by growing a lot of the ingredients that go into your enjoyable meal from our farm in Yabucoa, PR and the farms of other local growers in that region. At Cafe de La Plaza, family and food are a big part of our lives. We want to create a casual fun family style dining experience that you can enjoy with you friends and loved ones. We hope you will join us at out table. Buon Appetito!
Cristina Colon is an entrepreneur and attorney from Humacao, Puerto Rico. She is the current proprietor of Café de La Plaza Italian restaurant in Palmas del Mar and the CEO of Cinmarc & Associates, LLC, a public housing consulting firm in Puerto Rico.
She was born and raised in Puerto Rico and graduated from American University in Washington, DC with a degree in Public Communication, and from St. Thomas School of Law, in Miami Florida with a Juris Doctor.
Inspired by her travels around the world & family’s background in Italian cuisine, Cristina started Café de La Plaza Ristorante Italiano in 2009. In 2020 she was recognized by Forbes magazine as one of the four women reshaping the restaurant culture in Puerto Rico. Since then, she has used her restaurant as a vessel to host philanthropic events for non-profits on the island including El Hospital de Ninos in San Juan and The Palmas Academy.
PUERTO RICO RESTAURANT WEEK™ DINNER MENU
Choose one for each course
Skyy Vodka, Prosecco, Crème de Violet, Lime Juice, Simple Syrup
Crispy Risotto Rice Balls, Mutti Tomato, Basil, Mozarella
POLPETTE AL FORNO
Homemade Meatballs, Pomodoro, Parmigiano Reggiano
BRUSCHETTA DI PISSELI
Petit Pua, Ricotta, Mint, Lemon Zest, Focaccia Bread
Stuffed Pear and Gorgonzola Ravioli, Garlic Cream Sauce, Roasted Walnuts
Veal Stuffed Tortellini, Spicy Pomodoro Sauce
SALMONE AL PEPERONE
Wild Caught Atlantic Salmon, Red Pepper Puree, Cannelini Beans, Sundried Tomato
CHOCOLATE SMORES CAKE
*Price does not include tax or tip