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1424 Park Rd NW, Washington DC, DC 20010-2802
+1 202-813-3489
10:00 - 21:00
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Sun 10:00 - 20:00
Mon 10:00 - 21:00
Wed - Thu 10:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 10:00 - 22:00
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I ordered the Sandwich Cubano, and I LOVE it. I also ordered the one of the chicken entree (I forgot which one), which I felt just ordinary. If you are looking for a cuban sandwich, this is the place to go.

Thank James A
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

Good food, good taste and good portion. I got biftec de palomilla with congri rice and tostones, and the taste was excellent,tge only thing is that I was expecting a thicker meat cut, the biftwcs were too thin. The other thing is that being small place it should improve their ventilation (air extraction or circulation), a strong food odor was... More 

Thank Angel S
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19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016

You know when you find one of those places that is so good and so special that you fear popularity will ruin it? This is one of those places. A cute little space, with amazing food at a very reasonable price. Authentic Cuban food, freshly prepared and nicely presented. Warm attentive service. I just hope it stays this good!

Thank Michael B
Fairfax, Virginia
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23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

Great food at a very affordable price! Thank you to those that wrote a review!!!!! We found this place because of it!! Just driving in the area and search here quickly as we are riding in our cab and so glad we came here!!! Really authentic food!!! The rice and beans are on point!!!! Everything we had was great. Small... More 

Thank PalomaKia
Annapolis, Maryland
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43 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

This restaurant was simply amazing, the food was superb, the ambiance was inviting. The employees were kind, amicable and happy. We had Picadillo the flavor was delicious and authentic, my friend had Pollo criollo, It was fantastic, I would like to see the bathrooms re-done and better kept, but beside that the place is a hidden Gem of flavor waiting... More 

1 Thank millyc1210
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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153 reviews
135 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

One of the few Cuban restaurants in the DC area and it's a total hidden gem. The service is friendly and maybe a little slow sometimes, but no complaints. The food is amazing! All the right flavors, super authentic, just as good as the Cuban restaurants in Miami! Love the Vaca Frita and their empanadas. Healthy portions and cheap prices!... More 

Thank Bryan N
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42 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2016

This was my first taste of cuban food and I liked it a lot. The vegetarian sandwich I got would have benefited from salt - either from the cook or from the table. Sadly, no salt shaker was there. On my next visit I got the fried vegetables - sour, delicious and very different from anything else I'd eaten before.... More 

Thank Daniel L
Washington Dc
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110 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 March 2016 via mobile

I've been coming here since the food was nearly half price, but it's still very affordable. I always have the churrasco when I come with rice, black beans, and plantains and it comes out perfect everytime! Staff is always nice and it's a snug narrow restaurant but I tend to find the last table when I come or get here... More 

Thank HuBison
Bamako, Mali
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56 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2016

We got takeout. The restaurant itself is not much more than a hole in the wall. The food is amazing. I love the basics, rice and beans, sweet plantains, ropa vieja .... Very good prices for the quality.

Thank Laura S
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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2,740 reviews
1,086 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 December 2015 via mobile

This is one of my favorite restaurants in DC. The food is pretty authentic and delicious. I highly recommend Ropa vieja and lechon with fried yucca and plantains. Both dishes are awesome. Good service and great value for money.

Thank HelenaGuerra

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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
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1424 Park Rd NW, Washington DC, DC 20010-2802
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC
  • Phone Number: +1 202-813-3489

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