Rum. Fire. Barbacoa.
A multi-sensorial experience that will ignite your plate
That´s La Central by Mario Pagán.
Our exquisite menu, inspired by the essence of the rich flavors of our culture, provides an experience like no other in our version of a modern tropical steakhouse, inspired by Puerto Rico’s cuisine, where the taste of la brasa, sugarcane, and rum flavors are the star of the show.
Indulge in the bold flavors you love from the renowned Chef Mario Pagán and immerse into Puerto Rico’s roots as you join us on an unprecedented culinary journey brought to you by the energy of the open charcoal kitchen and the bustle of the evening crowd. La Central by Mario Pagán amazing atmosphere is incomparable in a way that will make your visit a unique gastronomic experience. The heat of the charcoal grill is palpable from the dining room in this open kitchen concept, where you can enjoy a selection of the best cuts grilled to perfection, such as the decadent Chateaubriand Steak, or for seafood lovers a fresh crispy Branzino, Lobster Tail, or Scallops.
The elegance of the prominent copper rum still sitting majestically in the heart of the bar is the epitome for you to enjoy our rum-forward cocktail menu. With artisanal cocktails, such as “Jardín de Edén” or “Mete Caña”, or our signature cocktail, “Ron y Tabaco,” prepared with añejo rum, tobacco-infused syrup, bitters, and garnished with smoked sugar cane. Memorable moments and genuine smiles are distilled in every single customer’s visit.
See and don’t be seen from within the discrete walls of La Central by Mario Pagán’s beautiful Cigar Room, a place that offers customers an unparalleled view of the main dining room area, while in a more quiet, and private setting. Enjoy a cigar with a drink as you experience Puerto Rico’s heritage from a different standpoint, immersed in a timeless, upscale environment that still stays true to our roots. You are guaranteed to have an incredible time while you sip on a glass of aged rum, or light a cigar from our curated, hand-rolled selection.
With multiple seating areas available for private events, La Central by Mario Pagán offers unique experiences catered to any need, from business lunches or dinner meetings to celebratory event dinners. Their second-floor private dining room can cater to intimate gatherings for up to 42 people seating and cocktail events at the bar lounge area for up to 20 guests. The areas overlooking the Popular Plaza at DISTRITO T-Mobile are also available for small gatherings of 20-30 people. Plan your visit with your friends, family, or business partners and indulge in an unforgettable experience.
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