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El Cubo de Cuba

3106 SE Hawthorne Blvd, Portland, OR 97214-4123
+1 971-544-7801
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good53%
  • Average5%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible0%
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“plantains” (13 reviews)
“maduros” (7 reviews)
“cuban sandwich” (15 reviews)
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Caribbean, Latin, Cuban, Vegetarian Friendly
3106 SE Hawthorne Blvd, Portland, OR 97214-4123
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Always excellent food with a choice to suit everyone. Great cocktails too. Friendly service and good value.

Thank Lee C
Reviewed 13 December 2017 via mobile

And it stands up pretty well. They do a solid Cuban sandwich, perfect maduros, great rice, and solid ropa vieja, with much friendlier service than you’ll find in Miami. Only knocked down a point because I love beef picadillo, and every time I get it...More

Thank tepsicity
Reviewed 7 December 2017

I have been to this place a couple times before and had wonderful food. This trip, in December, the food was great, the staff very friendly and helpful, but the restaurant itself is freezing cold! We all kept our coats on and buttoned up throughout...More

Thank AlixBarry
Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

Delicious food, generous portions, the tostones were really good, friendly staff. Food was delicious! They had great vegan options. Loved it

Thank greentan
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Simple and very tasty Cuban food. Service is quick and meals are inexpensive and the menu is large enough to satisfy all family members.

Thank Adly H
Reviewed 10 October 2017

The Cuban sandwich was fantastic specially if you have the Cocojito drink with it. El Cubo is a casual place with lots of character reminding you of the tropics. If you like Cuban music like I do, you would really enjoy your time at this...More

Thank mali2007
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Want authentic you get authentic, The prices are pretty steep, but for authentic we will pay, The Cuban sandwich was delicious, the dirty rice was so flavorful and the Empanadas delicious, the sangria was super yummy. The service was awesome! Will be back.

Thank Leslie K
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Authentic Cuba bowls & plates, drinks; salsa music. Enjoy black beans & rice (white, brown or yellow) with tasty meats, shrimp or veggie. Great selection of beverages.

Thank KScatt331
Reviewed 25 August 2017

What a wonderful restaurant! The rice bowls and empanadas were excellent! So was the Cuban sangria. The atmosphere is colorful and fun too. The staff is extremely friendly.

Thank Anne0827
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Was told by friends in the area that this was good Cuban food. I was very disappointed. Two people in our party ordered the mamey shake and it was a faded, bland concoction with not much mamey flavor. The special of the day was vaca...More

Thank Mily O
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15 April 2017|
Response from Dar Sigfusson | Reviewed this property |
I don't, at least not in Portland.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 11
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3106 SE Hawthorne Blvd, Portland, OR 97214-4123
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 971-544-7801
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