Doubletree San Juan introduces a new Food & Beverage team to oversee the signature restaurant, Café Pierre, at the Puerto Rican hotel destination. New Executive Chef Hector Rosario, responsible for the property’s menu development, and new F&B Director Felix Vizcaino, accountable for the day-to-day operations, will join forces to bring an exceptional culinary experience to the popular business hotel.
Drawing on his passion for local cuisine, Chef Rosario effortlessly fuses distinct flavors with locally-sourced ingredients to construct unique menu items. Working alongside Vizcaino, who ensures the highest quality produce and superior customer service, the two will strive to make the dining experience memorable for guests. As the new culinary team, Rosario and Vizcaino will oversee the hotel’s signature Café Pierre Restaurant, which serves international cuisine with Puerto Rican flair, in addition to events held throughout the property at the various meetings and banquet facilities.
"We have selected Rosario and Vizcaino as the key leaders to initiate and implement an exciting new direction for our food and beverage teams," said Yodil Caban, General Manager. "They will be instrumental in helping us elevate the hotel's dining experience, both by expanding our core business and bringing in new visitors and locals."
A seasoned chef, Rosario brings nearly 16 years of experience to the Doubletree San Juan. Chef Rosario previously worked at the Puerto Rico Convention Center under the tutelage of Executive Chef Paul Budet, and is a graduate of the Culinary Arts at the Hotel School in Isla Verde, Carolina. Felix Vizcaino brings over 20 years of restaurant operations experience to the resort. His background includes opening over 17 restaurants in Puerto Rico, the United States, and Mexico.
DOUBLETREE HILTON SAN JUAN
The Doubletree by Hilton San Juan, a AAA Four-Diamond property, is a modern full-service hotel that recently underwent a complete rebuild incorporating modern, stylish design elements. This hotel is frequently rated the #1 Doubletree in the U.S. Convenient to the airport and Old San Juan, the Doubletree is located in the popular Condado area of Puerto Rico's capital city, within walking distance of sandy Puerto Rico beaches and the best casinos. In addition to Café Pierre Restaurant, the hotel offers additional dining options at Silk, an upscale restaurant serving Asian fare, and Under the Trees, a casual option for nutritious dining. Leisure travelers will appreciate the adjoining rooms and sweet sleeper Murphy bed options! www.sanjuandoubletree.com