SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (January 27, 2012) – Ever tasted a “Cookie Pizza”? Well, you can sate your interest and your appetite in the lobby of Quality Inn El Portal in San Juan, Puerto Rico.
The innovative restaurant, “La Competencia XLP,” fuses traditional Latin favorites with exciting modern renditions.
Food afficionados Xiomara Marquez, Luis Cueto and Francisco Cueto, the famous founders of the highly acclaimed Pelayo restaurant in Puerto Rico, have applied their combined culinary skills at “La Competencia XLP” in the Quality Inn El Portal, a Choice Hotels International property.
The trend-setting trio tempt diners with an array of salads, calzons, pastas, homemade salsas, pizzas and desserts prepared by culinary veterans.
Signature dishes are the pizza “La Competencia”; and “Orzo Risotto with cantimpalo sausage.”
And for dessert? “Cookie Pizza” of course.
Since opening in late November 2011, the feedback from guests has been enthusiastic, especially those attending NBA Nights and Soccer Sundays.