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The Cuban Restaurant and Bar

333 Washington St, Hoboken, NJ 07030-4871
+1 201-795-9899
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good34%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Opens in 8 min
All hours
Latin, Spanish, Cuban, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
333 Washington St, Hoboken, NJ 07030-4871
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Stopped by for some drinks and let me tell you the drinks are great I had a guava mojito and was not disappointed. Also had the avenida Washington not the average drink has a mean kick to it must be jalapeño they mix it with....More

Thank kingnightmare88
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went for brunch, wasn't wowed by food. Will give another try but it's not cheap to experiment! I had a Cubano and a drink. Adequate but not exciting.

Thank LeeMacL
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Cuban Restaurant is very popular and can get crowded, so reservations are recommended - at least on weekends. It is relatively large - with seating on 3 levels. The menu has a large variety of Cuban specialties - with large portions and very good...More

Thank riny
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great location on Washington Street in Hoboken. Very lovely restaurant with multi layers for seating. Each layer had a little different Decor with each being quite lovely. Service was great. Really enjoyed the pre fixe menu which included salad or appetizer entrée and dessert for...More

Thank 1WingNow
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was my 2nd visit and our party of 3 arrived famished. We started with the Crabmeat Guacamole; it was delightful! The plantain chips were a nice accompaniment. For the mains we shared empanadas, oxtails and paella. My friend had the empanadas; she said that...More

Thank 41MRS
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a group of 6 and made a reservation because it was recommended. We had the seasonal sangria that was packed with flavor! Very nice size portions for everyone. Kinda small in size but they had additional seating in the back. Service was fantastic!...More

Thank carleyneedham
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food is sort of average, but the prices are above average. The real problem is that the food is not really not very Cuban.

Thank sdman6
Reviewed 27 April 2017

I met a friend here for dinner. As I entered, my first impression was that it was a hole in the wall kind of place with only 5-6 tables. Narrow and uninteresting. Then I walked in and the entry narrow hall (cramped by the bar...More

Thank Sandeep T
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Nice restaurant. Food was delicious. Narrow and tall. Bathrooms on top floor up steep sets of stairs but nice. Service was excellent. Highly recommend.

Thank Cliff K
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

My husband and I have been going to The Cuban since we came to Hoboken. The reason why you may ask? Because whenever we go it's not just ok, it's fantastic from the smile that greets you at the door, to the yummy cocktails...mojito to...More

Thank Suzi M
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Leslie B
is there call ahead seating or reservations? What about parking?
24 November 2015|
Response from Bijen P | Property representative |
Yes Please call the listed number Metered parking on street Pay garage parking on Hudson street behind Washington between 2 Nd and 3rd street
Jim L
We love your restaurant! Information on group of 20 for dinner Sunday Jan. 17. What do you suggest ? Interested in Pigs for table? Thanks Jim Levari
18 November 2015|
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Response from Robert H | Reviewed this property |
Hi Jim, The restaurant is quite small. With 20 of your friends you will own the place. I'm sure they would accommodate you. I just landed in Newark on my way to Hoboken. If it wasn't so late I would head here for a... More
Mel F
fhow far is it from the train station.
19 June 2015|
Response from Bijen P | Property representative |
It is about three block walk
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$26
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 333 Washington St, Hoboken, NJ 07030-4871
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Hoboken
  • Phone Number: +1 201-795-9899
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