Excellent Restaurants in Rio Grande

Discover one of Puerto Rico’s most eclectic and inspired dining and culinary collections at the Wyndham Grand Rio Mar. The fresh flavors of island fare and world cuisine are all showcased beautifully at the resort’s nine restaurants. Whether it’s the creative spin on Caribbean comfort food at Roots Coastal Kitchen or fish tacos served beachside at the Tiki Hut, you don’t have to leave the resort for a fantastic culinary experience.

Iguanas Cocina Puertorriqueña

Delight yourself into authentic Puerto Rican flavors at this scenic dinner restaurant. Located at the Club House overlooking the golf courses, serves up some of the island’s best traditional tastes. Daily from 6 pm to 10 pm  Menu

Thanksgiving Brunch | Come and enjoy a unique brunch buffet this November 25th from 11 am to 3 pm. Adults $68 & Children (4-12) $34, plus taxes & gratuities. See the buffet menu here and make your reservation today here

Thanksgiving À La Rio Mar | Pre-order your Family Dinner to Go for 8 people, $199 plus taxes. Place your order before November 21st by calling 787-657-1512 from 5 pm – 9 pm. Orders will be picked up at Iguanas Cocina Puertorriqueña on November 25th. See the menu here.


Roots Coastal Kitchen

This creative haven of Caribbean comfort food was opened by Executive Chef Ramón Carrillo in collaboration with Top Chef finalists Jeff McInnis and Janine Booth. At this restaurant, farm-to-table goodness is given an inspired flair with plates like grilled swordfish with coconut curry rice, shrimp and bacon empanadas, and chili mango hot wings.

Hours of Operation
Daily, 6 pm to 11 pm

For reservations please call ext 5220



Roots On the Go

Savor the unique tastes of farm-to-table beach fare from Roots Coastal Kitchen on-the-go! Order delicious takeout eats like pizzas, salads, and guava barbecue spare ribs, or indulge in a scoop of ice cream and bring them to your pool chair to dine under the sun.


Hours of Operation
Daily, 11:30 am - 11:30pm



Start your day the right way with an energizing breakfast at Marbella, overlooking morning views of sparkling seas and dense tropical gardens. With both American favorites and Puerto Rican staples and the breakfast buffets.

Hours of Operation
Breakfast 6:30 am - 11:00 am


Tiki Hut

This colorful, no-walls outdoor tiki bar combines tropical cocktails with Puerto Rico-inspired dishes. Sip a beach mojito and munch on tasty pinchos, including rum barbecue chicken skewers and crispy tostones, all while gazing over golden sands and the glimmering Atlantic Ocean.

Hours of Operation
Daily, 11 am to 6 pm


Caicu Bar & Tapas

Settle into the sleek and sophisticated vibe of Caicu Bar, an indoor cocktail lounge overlooking a beautiful beach bordering vibrant reefs. Alongside delectable Caribbean bar bites, guests can sip on handcrafted Bacardi cocktails, or sample a rum flight of local spirits from the rum capital of the world.

Hours of Operation
Sunday to Thursday from 5 pm to 12 am

Friday and Saturday from 5pm to 1am


5 O’Clock Somewhere 

This poolside bar and restaurant is the quintessential spot for a slice of paradise. Enjoy a frozen drink and juicy burger by the pool, or sip a glass of your favorite wine while watching the sunset behind the crashing waves. 5 O’Clock Somewhere Bar & Grill is your go-to for a full day of fun in the sun.

Hours of operation

Daily, 10:30 am - 10 pm



Located in the center of the Ocean Course, this golf bar offers tantalizing appetizers, salads, sandwiches, wraps, and burgers. Enjoy your meal alongside a drink menu with a wide range of wines, beers, and Caribbean cocktails. Plus, those with an early tee time on Saturday and Sunday mornings can stop in for Breakfast.

Hours of Operation
Sunday, Monday, Tuesday & Thursday, 10:30 am - 5 pm
Saturday, Wednesday & Friday, 10:30 am - 6 pm

Lunch  Kids Menu

Barista Cafe

This charming coffee shop serves up tasty treats alongside delicious brews of locally sourced coffees and teas. Take your pick of in-house baked goods and pastries - including creative donuts and other comforting confections - and enjoy with an artfully crafted latte, cappuccino, cold brew, or plain cup of joe.

Hours of Operation
Breakfast 6:00 am - 11:30 am

In-Room Dining

Enjoy a delicious meal from the comfort of your bed or balcony. Whether it’s an early breakfast of bacon, eggs, and toast before a day at the beach, or a late-night indulgence of seven-layer chocolate cake, the chef’s specialty selections can be brought to your guestroom around the clock.

Hours of Operation
Breakfast, 6:30 am - 11 am
Dinner, 5:30 pm - 12 am


Palio Seafood & Steakhouse

Indulge in fine cuts of steak paired with fresh seafood and plated with a Caribbean twist. Unparalleled service meets the rich fare of land and sea in a strikingly elegant ambiance at Palio Seafood & Steakhouse. When dining here, we ask that you refrain from wearing beachwear, swimwear, flip flops, and hats/caps.

This restaurant is temporarily closed due to Covid-19 protocols and guidelines.