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.

You can stop for drinks and a bite or a full meal at this white and blue Andalucian-style restaurant, with a high ceiling and sandstone and mosaic facades. The garlic shrimp, Serrano ham and manchego cheese, excellent paella, and caldo gallego are all worthwhile. Wash it all back with the fine house sangria; both the red and white are excellent. Tapas Café is located in San Germán’s beautiful historic heart, amid centuries-old cathedrals and public buildings.