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Son Cubano at Port Imperial

40-4 Riverwalk Pl, River Road, West New York, NJ 07093-7843
+1 201-399-2020
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good26%
  • Average20%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible11%
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“brunch” (7 reviews)
“guacamole” (7 reviews)
“paella” (8 reviews)
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Caribbean, Latin, Spanish, Cuban, Vegetarian Friendly
40-4 Riverwalk Pl, River Road, West New York, NJ 07093-7843
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food was excellent and the place is gorgeous... Service could be a little more attentive but it was great overall.. Will definitely be back!

Thank Rodrigo D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is beautiful BUT the food is mediocre at best...they're trying to fuse Cuban flavors with other food and this takes away from the essence of the cuisine....you're paying for the view and for water-down drinks....go to Las Palmas in West New York (maybe...More

Thank MariaElena6480
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great atmosphere, chic but casual feel, great food, bit pricey but not too bad. Definitly will be going back. Loved this place. Beautiful view of New York. Great place to take a date....

Thank redx_usa
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

Maybe I just need to hang out but I almost never get a recommendation that pans out, however right now I am reviewing the exception to the rule. This restaurant was a great introduction to dining in New Jersey. I was taken here by a...More

Thank Glen J
Reviewed 26 May 2017

Stopped in Yesterday for a lunch meeting. Was greeted by Edward, the owner and seated at a great table by the window with spectacular views of NYC and the river. Service is excellent as is the food. The mojito was perfect and the Guacamole, Empanadas,...More

Thank joeybb2016
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

I visited a few times with my friends,..this is a cool place to have some drinks and enjoy the view!

Thank Srdjan G
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

We had a great time on this place, 3 couples for drinks, dinner and dancing. The food was very good, and the ambiance is somewhat elegant. Lots of well dressed señoritas in this place. The drinks are well served and the service is good. Nothing...More

Thank Antarsul
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Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

Cool restaurant with a great view of nyc. Ambience is great. The food was pretty good. The menu was a little limited for vegetarians but was pretty good flavorwise. Our waiter was friendly and accomodating. There was live music playing for a portion of the...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Excelente place to dine and enjoy great music!! It has the most beautiful view of New York City.. You will love it just like we did!!

Thank I'm a s
Reviewed 3 April 2017

Really review the poor reviews... The facility is beautifully decorated and the views are great.That's where it ends. As you walk in reception to the left you get the impress the hostess think they own the place yet make far less then average patrons. The...More

Thank pemc20152017
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Questions & Answers
21 May 2016|
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Response from Peter F | Reviewed this property |
Same answer: valet or street...there is a large lot over on the south side of Acme, probably a 5 minute walk from there to the restaurant.
6 February 2016|
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Response from Peter F | Reviewed this property |
Was there for a dinner and a breakfast a few weeks apart but did not see a birthday thing!
1 October 2015|
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Response from SonCubano | Property representative |
We suggest the sooner the better ! Give us a call at 201-399-2020 and set your next reservation !
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 20 - USD 30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, View, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 01:30
11:30 - 01:30
11:30 - 01:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40-4 Riverwalk Pl, River Road, West New York, NJ 07093-7843 (Formerly Son Cubano - at Port Imperial)
    (River Road)
  • Public Transportation: NY Waterway Ferry @ Port Imperial in Weehawken; NJ Transit Bus NJ Transit Light Rail
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  West New York
  • Phone Number: +1 201-399-2020
Son Cubano, or the "Sound of Cuba", successfully brought a style reminiscent of the elegance and opulence of "The Havana 50s".
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