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Zafra Kitchen Incorporated

301 Willow Ave, Hoboken, NJ 07030-7921
+1 201-610-9801
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good42%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible10%
5 Aug 2017
8 Mar 2016
“Tasty Latin Cuisine”
Closed Now
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Latin, Caribbean, Spanish, Cuban
$$ - $$$
301 Willow Ave, Hoboken, NJ 07030-7921
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Reviewed 27 December 2012

Zafra is a longtime favorite of ours. The service is friendly and food authentic. Make sure you go early or be prepared to wait for a table. Some favorites are: yuca fritas, meatball appetizer, camarone coloradito, chicken mole, anticuchos, although we have yet to find...More

Thank hnandms
Reviewed 27 December 2012

I think that Zafra, and its brother Cucharamama one block away, are the best restaurants in Hoboken, They are the only ones that provide something different in the city, including different food (Cuban, latin American), service (very friendly and atmosphere (very typical). Zafra is the...More

Thank Fernando-Botargues
Reviewed 31 August 2012

That little joint is an oasis for latin-american style food. Very relax setting with a sample of several south of the border countries. My pesonal best is the empanadas appetizer, and the cubano sandwich which is for me better than any have eaten even in...More

Thank Alain L
Reviewed 14 June 2012

food is mediocre. the service and staff...beyond awful. will never go back.

Thank tracy s
Reviewed 26 January 2012

This has become a regular lunch spot for me while doing business in Hoboken. I have tried quite a few different items on the menu, all fabulous.

Thank travelingNYfamily
Reviewed 11 January 2012

My husband and I have been to here a couple of times. We were first impressed by their fruit shakes. Last time we ordered some side dishes and bean soups. Not impressed by the soups. Overpriced for what one is getting. Service is mediocre at...More

Thank Zulay
Reviewed 5 January 2012

The drinks (non-alocoholic, as it is BYOB) make this latin-American space stand out. The atmosphere is cozy and pleasant. The food was all good; a shrimp and plantain entree particularly tasty.

Thank rtspcc
Reviewed 27 December 2011

If you are looking for this type of cuisine this place is wonderful. Nothing fancy, just good solid food. It is also off the beaten path but small.

Thank natalie6
Reviewed 13 October 2011

I read about Zafra (and sister restaurant Cucharamama) in the Sept. 2011 issue of Cooking Light. Turns out, our Columbus Day weekend hotel was minutes away, so we decided to go. We're sure glad we did! We are from SoCal but live in NoVa where...More

Thank NoStoppinUs
Reviewed 14 May 2011

Go here! Food is amazing and at a great value. The place is small and can accumulate quite the wait, but the waiting is worth it! BYOB adds to the value.

Thank Hmill82
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10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
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  • Address: 301 Willow Ave, Hoboken, NJ 07030-7921
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Hoboken
  • Phone Number: +1 201-610-9801
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