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Oya Cuban Cafe - CLOSED

121 Exchange St, Malden, MA 02148-5512
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good37%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
18 May 2016
“Cuban Night”
21 Sep 2015
“great food”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Latin, Cuban, Caribbean, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
121 Exchange St, Malden, MA 02148-5512
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Reviewed 19 May 2016 via mobile

If you want to have a Great night out, you should check out Oya Cuban Cafe in Malden, Ma. It has Great food and the chef is the owner and he does all the cooking. If you want to listen to very nice music there...More

Thank 325miriamh
Reviewed 22 September 2015

Very good restaurant. Food is very well crafted and the menu is interesting. The restaurant is on the small side so reservations are a must. Level of polish in the service is a little behind the price point in my opinon.

Thank fleabus-the-wanderer
Reviewed 16 August 2015

Where do I start? I loved this place! A little storefront type of restaurant with big time delicious food and wonderful service. The salads could not be any fresher or tasty. Nobody could finish their entrees as the portions are more than generous. We were...More

Thank lash23_13
Reviewed 13 July 2015

Atmosphere was wonderful and the staff was very friendly. Limited menu but the food was very good. Tucked in a downtown location it makes for a great get-a-way. Live music was nice as well.

Thank charnagirl
Reviewed 9 July 2015 via mobile

Hands down one of the best places in the area. Roberto has truly mastered the flavor of Cuba and meal presentation is astounding. Over the years I have brought many friends there and always superb meals for everyone. When Coco is there playing it just...More

Thank el_cubano59
Reviewed 19 December 2014

Upscale dinner experience, menu is simple and delicious. Unique presentation, good taste, and terrific service, what else can I say, just come and judge by yourself this amazing food. Prices are good. Quality is great/high. Staff is terrific. Love it!!! We will definitely eat here...More

Thank mexicoquerido
Reviewed 21 September 2014

Four of us had dinner at Oya Cuban Cafe on a recent Saturday night. I came upon the restaurant's website and was impressed with the site design and content so we decided to try it. What a gem! The room is small but very attractive...More

Thank mdona267
Reviewed 7 July 2014

Heard about a Cuban Restaurant in Malden and had to try it while in the area. The bread is served warm and fresh. For appetizer, we had the beef epanadas - they were good. For main entrees, I had the Grilled Salmon Filet Seasoned with...More

Thank OSProfiler
Reviewed 1 July 2014

Excellent place to take your family or guest, the atmosphere is like home, nice live music, smiling staff, very delicious dishes, great ambience, love it.

Reviewed 1 July 2014

My husband and I dine here as often as we can. We've taken several of our friends who return on their own. Everything is made with craft and love. I haven't had a bad dish, but my most crave worthy has to be Arroz Imperial...More

Thank ginigofish
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 121 Exchange St, Malden, MA 02148-5512
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Malden
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