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41-43 High Street, Canterbury CT1 2RY, England
01227 464464
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Ranked #155 of 293 Restaurants in Canterbury
Price range: $4 - $20
Hours:
Sun 11:30 am - 6:00 pm
Mon 11:30 am - 2:30 am
Tue 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Wed 11:30 am - 2:30 am
Thu - Sat 11:30 am - 3:00 am
Cuisines: Cuban, Latin
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Good for: Bar scene
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: The Cuban Culture is Simple...Great food, fabulous cocktails and of course good company.Our highly skilled mixologists create extraordinary cocktails using the finest premium spirits and the freshest ingredients, all finished with that extra touch of flair. Specialising in Mojito's & Daquiri's, we offer a tantalising taste of Cuba on your doorstep.The Cuban Restaurant is a bustling restaurant with a large selection of Tapas, Cuban style sandwiches and grilled meat dishes. Vegetarian, Nut & Gluten free dishes are also available through our experienced kitchen team. The Cuban Bar specialises in exciting cocktails and we hold an exquisite selection of rums from The Caribbean & Latin America, fine champagnes, premium spirits and Cuban cigars. We offer private tables with bottle serve options after dark.The Cuban also has private functions areas and rooms if you want to celebrate or hold a special event.Overflowing with atmosphere and latin spirit, The Cuban hosts regular Salsa dancing, live Latin Bands and resident DJ's providing the ultimate setting for any event.
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English first
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17 reviews 17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

Work meal out with friends, the atmosphere is good but quite noisy but then it is a Christmas party! The tables were nicely decorated! The starter nice were fried risotto rice balls just 3 with a scanty salad! The pumpkin soup was nice according to my friend, nice bread rolls, olives and a small glass of sparkling wine.The main was... More 

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Canterbury, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

We booked a large table for a few friends to celebrate a birthday. We were seated upstairs. As always, the atmosphere and music were very good. Unfortunately, the bar staff were very slow in serving (it wasn't busy). They could do with another couple of people behind the bar as they offer cocktails which take time (and are good). The... More 

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Maidstone, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

We had a pleasant drink after work with a colleague that was leaving and had enjoyed our time here until later in the evening when the venue is transformed into a club; not the place for wrinkleys, and the manner in which we were ejected from our table was polite but in contrast to the generally friendly good service experienced... More 

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London
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

Had my daughters Hen weekend last weekend and on the Saturday night we went to Cuban for Cocktail Making and a meal then on to party the night away. When booking this, all the arrangements were made with Andi, who was so helpful. The cocktail making was really good fun with Harry our bar man. It was not only entertaining... More 

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Hitchin, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

With so many eating places to choose from we decided on The Cuban for the Tapas. It was fantastic loads of choice and the Nachos were the best we have ever had anywhere.The service was excellent. It is quite a big place inside not obvious from the outside and they have entertainment and theme nights. Would highly recommend, great for... More 

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Carlisle, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

We went here for dinner on Thursday evening and having already eaten here once before we knew we'd get good value food and drink. Would definitely recommend the paella - very tasty and full of chicken and seafood. Two for one on cocktails is a great deal and all were attractively presented and tasted excellent. Service was good but one... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014 via mobile

Food was worse than a wetherspoons, bouncers are rude so are staff made me feel unwelcome and you have to be a millionaire to buy anything

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Herne Bay, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

The tapas here is amazing, I want to go back asap to try more of the menu! My favourite dish was the halloumi and chorizo skewers. The drinks are quite expensive but the quality of food makes up for it and there is a lovely seating area outside to sit out in the sun. I've also had a salad here... More 

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Folkestone, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

We usually drop in on a Saturday mid-shop and we are never disappointed - we have some of the tapas and the portion sizes are just right for a light bite - good choice of tapas and the burgers are tasty too - cocktails are excellent : )

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

Based on the reviews I was expecting a lot more. Service and cocktails was good, food was mediocre but over priced for what it is. Won't be back.

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Additional Information about The Cuban

Address: 41-43 High Street, Canterbury CT1 2RY, England
Phone Number: 01227 464464
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Canterbury
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:30 am - 6:00 pm
Monday 11:30 am - 2:30 am
Tuesday 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday 11:30 am - 2:30 am
Thursday 11:30 am - 3:00 am
Friday 11:30 am - 3:00 am
Saturday 11:30 am - 3:00 am
Average Prices: USD 4 - 20
Cuisine: Cuban, Latin

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