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A Lill Taste Of Cuba - CLOSED

607 N Court St, Marion, IL., Carbondale, IL
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  • Very good28%
  • Average0%
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27 Jun 2016
“Actually its back in Marion I believe”
20 May 2015
“Now Rays cafe”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Caribbean, Cuban
607 N Court St, Marion, IL., Carbondale, IL
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Reviewed 28 June 2016

I try to stop by here everytime I am in southern Illinois. The beef empanadas......I could live off of for the rest of my life. My father enjoys the cuban sandwiche, but I just cannot get past the beef empanadas and croquettes.

Thank L0ufa
Reviewed 20 May 2015 via mobile

I have drove by this place for a while saying "I should try that place." Well today we did and I will definitely come back. Suggestion: the Cuban Sandwich. I had the steak mushroom and Swiss which was pretty good, but after trying my husband's...More

Thank Tzimisce
Reviewed 31 October 2014 via mobile

I recently had a chance to enjoy the best Cuban food around. A "Lill" Taste of Cuba is a real gem in Marion, Illinois. The restaurant moved for a while to Carbondale Illinois, but now is back at its original location. Treat yourself to any...More

Thank TravelHappy2Day
Reviewed 24 June 2014

My family is from the Dominican Republic so I grew up eating this kind of food. I know when someone is trying to sell me Cuban food that isn't good.This place is a find! The food is delicious! It brings me back to vacations in...More

Thank shamrock2013
Reviewed 16 February 2013 via mobile

Easily the best food in Carbondale. Different, made from scratch (and with love) and good variety. The only drawback is the location within Key West. The dive bar takes away from the enjoyment of the food.

1  Thank jemote
Reviewed 20 January 2013

Lil Cuba is a great place to go to get something different than the usual Carbondale restaurants. Great wings, I love the pork sandwhich, black beans and rice, plantains, empanadas, cubans, and just about everything else is delicious. It is inside of Key West bar...More

Thank CMC82
Reviewed 5 November 2012

I've been missing the food in southern Florida and was happy to learn of this little place. I drove over for a late lunch and got two empanadas to go - one beef and one pork. Each was put into its own paper bag inside...More

Thank Kocickasmom
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
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11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
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11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 607 N Court St, Marion, IL., Carbondale, IL
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Carbondale
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