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La Carreta Restaurant

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10633 NW 12th St, Doral, FL 33172-2730
+1 305-463-9778
08:00 - 00:00
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Sat 08:00 - 01:00
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25 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

If you are at Doral and you love Cuban food, this is the place. Good service and nice surrounding. Not expensive, great lunch alternative.

Thank Wilson P
Naples, Florida
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21 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

**** must try for great Cuban food* A group of 6 of us went for lunch. Everyone ordered different dishes. The place is great for tourists especially if u want to experience a good Cuban meal with the Cuban vibe! The decor is very colonial Spanish and the staff is on point! There is also a small Cuban style cafe... More 

Thank geoneo10
Cancun, Mexico
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136 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

I have been going to this wonderful restaurant for many, many years. It is an absolute must whenever I go to Miami. The plantain soup is to die for, The chicken noodle soup is delicious, and the different Cuban sandwiches are also wonderful. I have tried other dishes, mainly because other people order them. And I have always had very... More 

Thank IndraRojo
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very nice Cuban Food, the best Rabo Encendido (Ox Tail Stew) on Saturday, and Vaca Frita (Beef shredded) With Rice and Black Beans

Thank Jorge F
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21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I went to this restaurant many times. My kids love this restaurant. Especially the black beans. Go for the food not for the friendliness. Staff mostly speaks Spanish first, some of them can't speak English at all but when you say you don't speak Spanish you get another waitress to service you.

Thank Marilyn R
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48 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We are coming into Miami from Jacksonville to leave on a cruise Saturday morning. I asked an old friend plus my niece what would be a good place to have authentic Cuban food near the Miami airport. Both mention La Caretta. Of the 12 of us who went to dinner that night, my wife and I were the only two... More 

Thank JOHN T
Bolingbrook, Illinois
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We chose La Carreta for a business diner based on their TA review and was not disappointed. The mojitos were good, the food delicious, and decent service. They had a pretty good live mariachi band which would have been great to sit back, drink and listen, but loudness made table conversation difficult. I would definitely go back, but probably not... More 

Thank jaggio1
Williston, North Dakota
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38 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Hostess was not so friendly, but the rest of the staff were great. Food was delicious, I would move to Cuba to eat like that every day.....but I am sure I would gain mucho kilos!

Thank Bigwillysallon
Managua, Nicaragua
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32 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food here is really good and the cortadito is great by friend loves it. Breakfast in their patio is really nice. Thanks LG

Thank HotelXolotlan
Miami, Florida
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016

Both of our food selections were delicious. My partner, she enjoyed the "fried pork chunks, yellow rice, black beans and fried plantains" dish; I enjoyed the "fresh dolphin with copious creole sauce (lots of red tomato), white rice, black beans, and fried plantains". The service was excellent and very friendly. The ambiance was like a Spanish hacienda with delightful (not... More 

Thank JimBortell

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Caribbean, Latin, Cuban, Spanish
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Groups, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10633 NW 12th St, Doral, FL 33172-2730
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Doral
  • Phone Number: +1 305-463-9778

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