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Cuban Island

3150 Williamson Rd NW, Roanoke, VA 24012-4316
+1 540-529-7762
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Overview
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“plantains” (19 reviews)
“ropa vieja” (14 reviews)
“cuban sandwich” (17 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
Caribbean, Latin, Cuban
PRICE
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LOCATION
3150 Williamson Rd NW, Roanoke, VA 24012-4316
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Reviewed 18 October 2017

Once again our experience was top notch. We were warmly greeted by the owner and made to feel quite at home. They were very busy, but our food was served promptly. Their cubano sandwich is very authentic and delicious. We will continue to be a...More

Thank Kay S
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

We met family members who are regular visitors to this small but charming restaurant. The owner knew what my brother wanted. My husband & I had a mixed chicken & shrimp dish that was delicious. I had plaintains & yucca and he had the beans/rice...More

Thank luvbooksandblooms
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

Great food and great service every time. They have great prices and pleasant friendly service. The desserts are wonderful!

Thank Glenn C
Reviewed 11 August 2017

The good points. Lovely privately owned restaurant and very clean. All staff friendly and attentive. The tamale was excellent and the cuban taco delicious. The Cuban sandwich, I would not recommend. Bread ordinary and just not special. The stuffed potato also good. The prices are...More

Thank 2Yummy4U
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

I have been here several times and I get pretty much the same thing but the price keeps changing. I am a generous tipper and kind of felt like a semi-regular but was disappointed to feel like I was getting taken advantage of. You don't...More

Thank Tony P
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

This small eatery on Williamson Road is easy to miss but once you've been there you'll never miss it again. The food is scrumptious and plentiful. Rich, flavorful, Cuban food. Also, reasonably priced.

Thank Dan_Kris
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

The owner is a beautiful person and so friendly! Don't miss this restaurant next time you get a craving for Cuban delicious entrees!! Just missed Cuban bread!!

Thank Linda C
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

I have been to Cuban Island twice; once in January and once last week. I loved the food and service both times. The owners are so friendly and the food is authentic and delicious. They offer a wide variety of dishes and have specials daily...More

Thank Angela W
Reviewed 11 July 2017

I am the president of a small charity called BOOKBAG SANTA. We take school supplies to Belize, and while Belizean food is not exactly like Cuban, we hold our meetings at the Cuban Island because the food is so good, the price is so low,...More

Thank BookbagSanta
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Cuban Island has the predictably good Cuban sandwich , and very good personal, family service. Desserts are terrific as well, save room!

Thank Frank_Martin_3rd
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Tuesday
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3150 Williamson Rd NW, Roanoke, VA 24012-4316
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Roanoke
  • Phone Number: +1 540-529-7762
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