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Caribbean Sweetness

1824 E Main St, Spartanburg, SC 29307-2335
+1 864-582-3330
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  • Excellent85%
  • Very good10%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“plantains” (25 reviews)
“jerk chicken” (16 reviews)
“yellow rice” (12 reviews)
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Caribbean, Latin, Cuban, Vegetarian Friendly
1824 E Main St, Spartanburg, SC 29307-2335
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you have a craving for good Cuban food this is your place, tired of eating Hispanic food want to try something that's still bursting with flavor and has a similar feel to it you have to try this. I got a meat and 3...More

Thank JTin316
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

The food was good. Definitely a place I would recommend for lunch. There are no other Cuban spot in Spartanburg, so it was a plus.

Thank Shamell R
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

My family loved this place! This was our first time eating Cuban food and we were so pleased with everything. Our kids even loved it! We had Caribbean chicken, jerk chicken, spicy shrimp, yellow rice, plantains and fufu. The owner/server was even nice enough to...More

Thank Kristina P
Reviewed 23 July 2017

This is one of my favorite restaurants. There are so many great items on the menu, both lean meats (perfectly seasoned) and vegetables which give the diner so many different combinations of exquisite taste, depending on individual appetite and sense of adventure. I have yet...More

Thank yeloporsche
Reviewed 14 July 2017

We have enjoyed meals here several times. It is absolutely delicious. The owner is a character with a great sense of humor! All the dishes are tasty! The smoothies are great too!

Thank ShellyS S
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Spring to fall I like going to Caribbean Sweetness for a relaxing outdoor meal. Gaston is the owner and an excellent cook. Cuban dishes like picadello and the Cuban sandwich are delicious. If you are Spartanburg and you want a unique experience, go to Caribbean...More

2  Thank Charles C
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for lunch on a Saturday just after noon. Atmosphere was quaint, we were immediately met by the owner who played the role of server. The food was remarkably good. I had the Jerk chicken with yellow rice, black beans and a beef tamale....More

1  Thank Doug C
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Great Cuban food! Owner took our order and served us the food, he made the experience fun! We had the dinners with 3 sides, a great value! Everything tasted really great. Order the mashed plantains with garlic as a side! . We enjoyed everything we...More

1  Thank lovesthrbeach
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Read about this on TripAdvisor and thought we would try it on a late Saturday afternoon. The food was good and the service was speedy. Two members of of party thought was just OK, but they can be picky eaters, anyway, and had never tried...More

1  Thank WorthSC
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Excelente!! Visited this place many different times during my recent trips to SC. Coffee is the best in town and the food has a lot of Caribbean in it. Don't miss it!

1  Thank waterlilly07
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1 February 2015|
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Response from Gwengal | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure... there are black beans, plantains, and some other "sides" that could be your main meal, but not sure if they are cooked with a meat stock or not. You could always go there for a coffee and dessert - rice... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1824 E Main St, Spartanburg, SC 29307-2335
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Spartanburg
  • Phone Number: +1 864-582-3330
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