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915 N Federal Hwy, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304-2706
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 April 2016 via mobile

Awesome sandwich, but staff seemed read to close up around 3. Big portions of food and good in price.

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Thank 3ak1020
pittsburgh
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2016 via mobile

Great Cuban, awesome coffee. Cool employees that make u feel rite at home. Most definitely coming back for another sandwich

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Thank haroldPittsburgh
Deerfield, Wisconsin
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 April 2015

Just a very small hole in the wall type of place Management friendly. Very busy. Good cuba food. Have to say the beef was quite tough but a very good favor. Many local there and speaking Spanish. Interesting place. Looking forward to a return visit.

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Thank Judy H
Fort Lauderdale, FL
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2014 via mobile

Love going to this quaint restaurant everytime I'm in town. The staff are always very friendly. They are open for breakfast and lunch only.

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Thank KatieSue62
Lauderdale by the Sea, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2014

often at lunchtime, (this little café in the Searstown plaza,) I grab a Cuban sandwich to go. Crusty on the outside, soft warm melted ham pork and cheese is a perfect on the go sandwich. Service is quick and easy, at the perfect price.

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Thank julia s
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 May 2014 via mobile

Here on a roadtrip from texas to miami and wad amazing!! We all got different hot subs and all loved it! Great local spot Would come back next time im in the area!!

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Thank Erica G
Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 April 2014 via mobile

Stopped for lunch after reading terrific reviews here. My best friend is Cuban, & I loooove good Cuban food. This place was outstanding. I had the cuban sandwich, & an order of black beans & rice. Hubby had the ropa vieja. Both were excellent. Ended our meal with some flan, & a cafe con leche. Wish we had time to... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2014 via mobile

This is a hidden gem in a strip mall. Rustic interior but the food is top notch and affordable! Don't forget the coffee when you leave!

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Thank Aikey55
Atlanta
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2012

Fast friendly service excellent empanadas with home made hot sauce. Delicious Cuban.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Latin, Caribbean, Spanish, Cuban
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 915 N Federal Hwy, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304-2706
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Broward County  >  Fort Lauderdale

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