In September 2017, Hurricane Irma caused extensive damage across the island. Many places closed for rebuilding. Frommer's recommends that vacationers check in advance with all businesses before traveling.
This is down home nuyorican barbecue, island Puerto Rican flavor cured in the Bronx, and the results are tasty indeed. That goes for all the barbecued fare (beef, pork, fresh fish, shellfish, and vegetables) as well as such delish sides as green papaya salad. If you’re not up for a big meal, come for the bar scene and the live music. La Estacion—a former gas station—is the local hipster haunt and a very fun place to hang out (especially if you can nab one of the outdoor tables).