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Cuban Pete's

428 Bloomfield Ave, Montclair, NJ 07042-3742
+1 973-746-1100
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good30%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible16%
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Caribbean, Latin, Spanish, Cuban, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
428 Bloomfield Ave, Montclair, NJ 07042-3742
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I heard a lot about this place and since we were in Montclair we decided to eat there for lunch and the food was very delicious! I ordered the rice with beans and fried chicken with yuca and we had this delicious white sangria with...More

Thank Lovely C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went there 2 weeks ago on a Sunday around 1:30 pm and we were turned down because the lady in the front desk said that they could only accommodate 16 people (we were 18). We made suggestion that we can be split into tables...More

Thank custumer486
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

By far the BEST PLACE EVER! Time and time again I've been treated like a king. Food is great, service is great and the owner, Dominic, takes servicing his customers and making them happy to a different level. In my opinion he deserves every bit...More

Thank Victor A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Cuba in NJ - food was delicious and the ambiance is like being in Cuba. Service was excellent. Amazing food choices. Wait time could be long especially on weekends but it is definitely worth the wait.

Thank eat217
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The smell from the outside drew us in, and it was so crowded that we thought for sure this was THE place to eat in Montclair. We ordered a pitcher of Armando's Passion. (Strawberries, peaches, oranges & coconut). It was really good! For our appetizer,...More

Thank dextersadventures
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is BYOB, with a liquor store right next door. anytime that i go i have to wait. It is always super packed when i eat her. The food is very good, nice quality Cuban food.

Thank beauty2k10
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've eaten at Cuban Pete's about 3 or 4 times now and every time i dine here the food is amazing. I love there coconut rice and fish dish. i would definitely coming here for an awesome dining experience !

Thank King_Kasss
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant used to have good service and food. Now its the total opposite. Not to mention, the host/manager is rude and uninterested in hearing anything a customer has to say. The food looked thrown onto my plate. The servers had no idea what they...More

Thank S. C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Dinner here. This was not our first time here and each time we try new things, always pleased. Be sure and bring a bottle of wine to have with dinner

Thank Craig H
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The only way for this place may to become a bit pleasant, would be for a change of the entire place and start with a decent, caring staff, otherwise, keep those reviews coming and, believe it, sooner or later, and they are approaching this sorry...More

Thank gordi128
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15 August 2017|
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Response from Maria S | Reviewed this property |
By the way for those saying call and make reservations they don't take reservations.
10 January 2017|
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Response from CohenFamilyHighFalls | Reviewed this property |
I totally agree....was there recently & manager/host yelled at a patron in front of everyone who wanted a table for 7 people. Not sure what the issue was but he said to her "GET OUT, we don't want your business anyway... More
1 September 2016|
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Response from Ricardo S S | Reviewed this property |
He looked nice on YouTube but I did notice him rushing around and rudely pushing past folks - it looks like business is doing well so I wish he'd chill and smile. I'll be back but if he's directly rude to me I can get my... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 428 Bloomfield Ave, Montclair, NJ 07042-3742
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Montclair
  • Phone Number: +1 973-746-1100
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