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598 Dexter St, Central Falls, RI 02863-2604
+1 401-726-8864
07:00 - 01:00
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Mon - Thu 07:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sun 07:00 - 01:00
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Fall River, Massachusetts
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115 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2016 via mobile

The roasted chicken here is good and its very reasonably priced with generous portions of rice and beans on the side .The whole fish plate is a good treat.

1 Thank Itellthetru
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 February 2016

I really enjoy their food and their coffee! The portions are very reasonable. You will not leave their full and satisfied. The waitstaff is so friendly too!

Thank Joana D
Providence, Rhode Island
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2015 via mobile

Came here because it had good reviews the food was ok not good good not nasty but average. It had good family ambiance tho and our waiter was amazing her name was Mary,very attentive thank you

Thank marilyn2413
Providence, Rhode Island
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30 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2015

We've gone twice, separated by five years. First time the counter person spoke no English and we speak very little Spanish, and menu entirely in Spanish but we got our food and enjoyed it. Huge portions, quite inexpensive. This week, some English for the wait person, and now the menu is in English and Spanish. Same good deal on the... More 

Thank Sarah M
Boston, Massachusetts
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 May 2015

Have been coming here since reading a write-up in the Projo! My kids grew up on this food and it's the only place we regularly eat for dinner on the weekends. Love the carne and pollo asada, tostones, bunuelo, rice and beans and arepa. Prices and portions are excellent. Waitresses are always pleasant and helpful. Menu is in English and... More 

Thank Bstaple
Foxboro, Massachusetts
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360 reviews
276 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 March 2015 via mobile

I went to Central Falls for a job and as looking at Trip Advisor reviews I decided to try this place and it was soooooo delicious!!!! Very authentic food and everything was fresh!!! I am in love! They do NOT take credit card so you have to have cash! (They had ATM in the restaurant) So happy to have discovered... More 

1 Thank Juripanda
Pawtucket, Rhode Island, United States
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18 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2014

Large portions done well. Good place to take a large group. Try the Colombian platter: the bandeja. The fish soup is good too.

Thank JoAnn M B
Newport, Rhode Island
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42 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 April 2013 via mobile

I like the family friendly atmosphere, the food is very good and representative from central Colombia and between the empanadas, beef liver, and bandeja paisa I don't know which one is better. The price is vary good for the amount of food and quality. I'll recommended!

2 Thank Biscui01
Pawtucket, Rhode Island, United States
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18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 April 2013

if you try this place you ll never be desapointed, the food its great,next time you visit central falls rhode island, you got eat here.

2 Thank Selvin M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2004

I have been travelling to Central Falls, RI, since I was 6 years old to go to this very restaurant. It has changed over the years, but the food remains as delicious as I first remember it. Best Colombian Food!!!!!!! My favorite dish, a "Bandeja" consists of Rice, Beans, Plaintains, Potato, Yuca, Salad, Chicharron, and Steak what ever way you... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
Spanish, Colombian, South American
Restaurant features
Open Hours
07:00 - 01:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 01:00
07:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 598 Dexter St, Central Falls, RI 02863-2604
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Central Falls
  • Phone Number: +1 401-726-8864

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?