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Son Cubano at Port Imperial

40-4 Riverwalk Pl, River Road, West New York, NJ 07093-7843
+1 201-399-2020
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good26%
  • Average20%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible11%
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“brunch” (8 reviews)
“guacamole” (7 reviews)
“paella” (9 reviews)
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Caribbean, Latin, Spanish, Cuban, Vegetarian Friendly
40-4 Riverwalk Pl, River Road, West New York, NJ 07093-7843
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Came here recently to celebrate my wife's birthday. I've been before but wife and teenage kids had not. All of us were pleased with food, drinks, and service. The view across the river to the skyline of Manhattan is unbelievable. Valet has a convenient text...More

Thank AJNJ44
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

The food was delicious but the service we received was far from superior!! It wasn't crowded at all and we our server was not attentive at all. He obviously didn't care about our table. His name was Jeronimo!! There were 5 in my party and...More

Thank Letreonna M
Reviewed 31 August 2017

My first impression of this restarurant was how in the world we never tried this place earlier. The location is immersed upon a breathtaking view of the New York Skyline right along the Hudson. We were able to get a seat outside, but the interior...More

Thank SB5248
Reviewed 18 August 2017

This is the third time in the last couple weeks that we've been disappointed in this restaurant. Gluttons for punishment, you say? Not really--we live in the neighborhood and there are almost no restaurants in the area AND this place has an awesome view of...More

1  Thank Mary D
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

It has nice hip atmosphere. Appetizers were really delicious. It was our first visit so couldn't try much. We had paella and disappointed. Salmon and steak looked better. May be because it was birthday party menus?

Thank Junghoon C
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Food was excellent and the place is gorgeous... Service could be a little more attentive but it was great overall.. Will definitely be back!

Thank Rodrigo D
Reviewed 23 June 2017

This place is beautiful BUT the food is mediocre at best...they're trying to fuse Cuban flavors with other food and this takes away from the essence of the cuisine....you're paying for the view and for water-down drinks....go to Las Palmas in West New York (maybe...More

Thank MariaElena6480
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Great atmosphere, chic but casual feel, great food, bit pricey but not too bad. Definitly will be going back. Loved this place. Beautiful view of New York. Great place to take a date....

Thank redx_usa
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

Maybe I just need to hang out but I almost never get a recommendation that pans out, however right now I am reviewing the exception to the rule. This restaurant was a great introduction to dining in New Jersey. I was taken here by a...More

Thank Glen J
Reviewed 26 May 2017

Stopped in Yesterday for a lunch meeting. Was greeted by Edward, the owner and seated at a great table by the window with spectacular views of NYC and the river. Service is excellent as is the food. The mojito was perfect and the Guacamole, Empanadas,...More

Thank joeybb2016
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Questions & Answers
21 May 2016|
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Response from Peter F | Reviewed this property |
Same answer: valet or street...there is a large lot over on the south side of Acme, probably a 5 minute walk from there to the restaurant.
6 February 2016|
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Response from Peter F | Reviewed this property |
Was there for a dinner and a breakfast a few weeks apart but did not see a birthday thing!
1 October 2015|
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Response from SonCubano | Property representative |
We suggest the sooner the better ! Give us a call at 201-399-2020 and set your next reservation !
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Valet Parking
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:30 AM
11:30 AM - 1:30 AM
11:30 AM - 1:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40-4 Riverwalk Pl, River Road, West New York, NJ 07093-7843 (Formerly Son Cubano - at Port Imperial)
    (River Road)
  • Public Transportation: NY Waterway Ferry @ Port Imperial in Weehawken; NJ Transit Bus NJ Transit Light Rail
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  West New York
  • Phone Number: +1 201-399-2020
  • E-mail
Son Cubano, or the "Sound of Cuba", successfully brought a style reminiscent of the elegance and opulence of "The Havana 50s".
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