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Cubana cafe

272 Smith St, Ste 1, Brooklyn, NY 11231-4687
+1 718-858-3980
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good44%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“cubano” (10 reviews)
“braised beef” (2 reviews)
“empanadas” (3 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
Latin, Cuban, Caribbean, Spanish, South American, Central American
$$ - $$$
272 Smith St, Ste 1, Brooklyn, NY 11231-4687
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1 - 10 of 52 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went here for dinner the place is really small and very casual it looks like a cafe you would see in Cuba they have a full bar and great mojitos we had the guacamole which was really fresh and delicious the yucca fries were delicious...More

Thank mimi719
Reviewed 21 January 2018

They sent the completely wrong delivery order. Called for a refund, or for them to send the correct order. Instead a terribly rude man yelled at me. Inappropriate and aggressive attitude. Save your time and trouble. (Also the sandwich they sent was smothered in gross...More

Thank Christopher P
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Nice little restaurant, frendly with nice cuban food. I enjoyed the food but the ceviche was not what I was expected. Otherwise the service is nice and dishes are very affordable.

Thank Lisa13080
Reviewed 5 July 2017

Reasonably priced quick foods, nothing outstanding. Good stop for drinks and appetizers instead of full meal.

Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

I took my boyfriend there this weekend and he loved the place. He loved the way the place was decorated and he enjoyed his meal very much. We will definitely being going back for another visit this summer,

Thank Teresa R
Reviewed 11 May 2017

I visited Cubana Cafe with my family last December for lunch. Each of the four of us got individual dishes and there more than enough food to share. The food is pretty good, nothing extraordinary; what will take me to Cubana Cafe again is the...More

Thank Samiha A
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

This is my go to spot whenever I am in Brooklyn. The Eggs Cubana is to die for and the Stuffed Poblano Pepper is my favorite meal of all time. Couple these with the incredible Mojitos and Margaritas they make with fresh ingredients from the...More

1  Thank Wayne M
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

This is truly my favorite spot in Brooklyn. The Mojitos are fresh and perfect, the eggs cubana is delicious and Stephen is hilarious! I would definitely recommend you put this in your list of must visits in NYC!

1  Thank Wayne M
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed a lovely dinner with my husband. Staff were very friendly. Lots to choose from on the menu. I enjoyed a lovely braised beef dish. Prices are average, meal sizes are large. I would return.

1  Thank LouieCast
Reviewed 21 October 2016

I've only had a few meals here, but everything was delicious. Well prepared and fresh and well flavored. Small and cozy and comfortable and good Latin music playing. If I lived in the neighborhood I would go there every week.

1  Thank Gilhoop S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Latin, Cuban, Caribbean, Spanish, South American, Central American
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 272 Smith St, Ste 1, Brooklyn, NY 11231-4687
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Brooklyn
  • Phone Number: +1 718-858-3980
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