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The Cuban Island Restaurant - CLOSED

115 E Clark St, Albert Lea, MN 56007-2420
+1 507-373-2175
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  • Excellent88%
  • Very good12%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
20 Jan 2015
“Big Good Food for Small Town!”
11 Jan 2015
“A good idea for sure.”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Caribbean, Cuban
115 E Clark St, Albert Lea, MN 56007-2420
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Reviewed 20 January 2015 via mobile

I have an opportunity to visit small town, Albert Lea, MN for weekend hockey tournament early Jan'15. Upon arrived Friday night stop and have dinner just before checking in to the hotel. Right on down town area there is small Cuban restaurant and I ordered...More

2  Thank ICookThaiFood
Reviewed 12 January 2015

We all way's enjoy the service and the good food at this nice restaurant in down town Albert Lea. It is a good choose and lot's of good food to choose from. Walk on the wild side and try some thing different for a change.

Reviewed 8 December 2014

This restaurant is a bit out of place in a small farming town in Minnesota but WOW, it is a great place to eat! The prices are extremely good and the staff was very friendly. Then there is the food, it was an awesome ding...More

2  Thank PaulSchm
Reviewed 7 December 2014

This was a pleasant experience for us. Not only was the owner/waiter very informative and friendly, the food was absolutely delicious. Our party of 4 tried the specials: Fried chicken (no breading on this fried chicken, so great for gluten sensitive people), the beef pulled...More

1  Thank MidwestTerri
Reviewed 23 October 2014

I have been to Cuba, and this place is authentic! We have a very nice time chatting with the owner-waiter about Cuban food and Cuba in general. He was very informative about how each dish was prepared. I was there with a family member and...More

2  Thank Dave S
Reviewed 22 October 2014

My wife and I decided upon the Cuban Island Restaurant for dinner after reading positive Trip Advisor reviews of it. We were spending the night in Albert Lea at a hotel along nearby I-35 and couldn't help but be fascinated by the idea of a...More

Thank 03ran51
Reviewed 10 September 2014

The authentic Cuban here is absolutely wonderful! The owner was quite helpful in explaining the menu and we loved his suggestions: Ropa Vieja (beef) and Credo Fricassee (pork). Be adventuresome and try the plantain or the yucca root (tastes like potatoes). To find a place...More

2  Thank ClioSpringfield
Reviewed 15 August 2014

We do not mind driving a half hour for a good meal. We try some thing different off the menu when we come to the Cuban Island Restaurant . And each time the food is oh so good. Real Cuban style food. The food remind's...More

Reviewed 5 August 2014 via mobile

This place offers great food at reasonable prices. Staff seems like a family and is very friendly. Enough menu variety for about anyone.

1  Thank JimiHendricks
Reviewed 30 July 2014

Following Trip Advisor we made a stop at this Cuban style restaurant. It was as good as reviews promised. Friendly, real Cuban-style food. Decent price. Well worth the stop!

Thank Barry L
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 115 E Clark St, Albert Lea, MN 56007-2420
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Albert Lea
  • Phone Number: +1 507-373-2175
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