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Mi Apa Latin Cafe

114 SW 34th St, Gainesville, FL 32607-2851
+1 352-376-7020
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good45%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“ropa vieja” (17 reviews)
“cuban sandwich” (20 reviews)
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7:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Latin, Spanish, Cuban, Caribbean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
114 SW 34th St, Gainesville, FL 32607-2851
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

What a great find for Cuban Food-breakfast, lunch, dinner, snack-anytime.The staff is young, vibrant, and personable. Food is tasty and promptly served. Don't overlook the beverages as their cafe con leche and fruit juices and smoothies are excellent. The word is the Flan is top...More

Thank drjeffh
Reviewed 4 January 2018

We are in Gainesville often to visit family. We usually have at least one meal here per visit and stop off for Cuban Coffee on the way out of town and a pastry or two. Definitely not fancy but the food is good.

Thank MirolgaTumen
Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

Nice outdoor area. Great and fast service. Very affordable prices. Extensive menu. Wish I could come back for more. Tried the pabellón arepa with passion fruit juice. Both amazing! Very filling too.

Thank Ramon G
Reviewed 19 November 2017

After my husband's back surgery, some dear friend brought us lunch from Mi Apa. We had many items to choose from: black beans, rice, plantains and Cuban sandwiches. My husband has been to Mi Apa many times and enjoys it. I selected the Cuban sandwich...More

Thank Pascale S
Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

I personally did not find the taste appealing my background is Colombian and Dominican and this restaurants food just didn’t do it for me. Service was great, the staff was friendly and attentive.

Thank Stephanie B
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

Ordered a couple of hot sandwiches, the Ellana Ruz & chicken sandwich. Both were on pressed Cuban bread and were delicious! We've found our favorite Latin restaurant in G'ville. Looking forward to try an entree.

Thank David N
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Mi Apa has a little bit of everything for those who like Latin food. You can satisfy your craving for home in with a cafecito and a tostada in the morning and a pan con bistec for lunch. They also offer pastries and catering.

Thank cpeach13
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

Our group of 6 stopped in for a late lunch and got seated right away. Alejandra was our server and she took great care of us. I've never had Latin cuisine other than while visiting the Dominican Republic so I was interested in checking this...More

Thank HipD3
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

My wife and I recently stopped on our way to North Georgia. This is a great Latin restaurant in Gainesville, Fl. The place is very popular with the UF students, as the prices are great as is the food. Very clean and comfortable. Highly recommended.

Thank Daniel G
Reviewed 7 September 2017

For those who enjoy Latin food, especially Cuban food, this is the place to go. It's conveniently located and the restaurant is well kept. The food speaks for itself. It's a don't miss.

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monika c
10 June 2017|
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Response from oscari995 | Reviewed this property |
It is meat and on the side, the rice and beans. Cubans make a hole in the center of the rice and pour the beans inside the hole.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Delivery, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 114 SW 34th St, Gainesville, FL 32607-2851
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Gainesville
  • Phone Number: +1 352-376-7020
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