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Cuando Sali de Cuba

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Calle Ternera, 4, 28013 Madrid, Spain
+34 915229318
Today
12:45 pm - 5:00 pm
8:30 pm - 2:30 am
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Hours:
Sun 12:45 pm - 12:45 am
Mon - Wed 8:30 pm - 12:45 am
Mon - Fri 12:45 pm - 5:00 pm
Thu 8:30 pm - 1:00 am
Fri 8:30 pm - 2:30 am
Sat 12:45 pm - 2:30 am
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Good for:
Reservations
Late Night

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Visitor rating
  • 35
    Excellent
  • 31
    Very good
  • 10
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Yummy !

Guest at Preciados Hotel last week, discovered this nice place located in an alley. As a Brazilian, after ten days in Europe with no black beans in the meals, I was getting crazy to have rice & beans. Luckily Cuando sali de Cuba saved me ! Excelent food, Cuban ron, desserts, everything good, better... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed January 20, 2015
Bz_Traveler_10
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Sao Paulo
Good for:
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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Sao Paulo
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

Guest at Preciados Hotel last week, discovered this nice place located in an alley. As a Brazilian, after ten days in Europe with no black beans in the meals, I was getting crazy to have rice & beans. Luckily Cuando sali de Cuba saved me ! Excelent food, Cuban ron, desserts, everything good, better than in the Calle Ocho in... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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46 reviews 46 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

We come here every time that we visit Madrid, so we have been here many times, now. The young staff are welcoming and friendly, and the food is reliably good. This is not "fine dining", but it is genuine Cuban food, and is much better than we often had in Havana. Madrileño food is wonderful, but sometimes it is nice... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014 via mobile

Just had the most amazing lunch at this little restaurant in Madrid. The food was delicious, authentic and made with quality ingredients. The service was friendly and helpful. I was able to taste things I had not eaten since I left Cuba 45 years ago! We need one of these in Sydney :-)

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Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
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88 reviews 88 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

A little restaurant hidden on a side street of Calle Preciados near la plaza del Callao. Authentic Cuban food. I Had the ropa vieja and it tasted just like my mom's. Too bad I found it on the last night in Madrid.

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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

My husband is a Cuban food aficionado and will seek it out wherever he is so he was very pleased to find this pleasant restaurant. The portions are generous and the staff is friendly and efficient. The fried plantains are a favorite.

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Madrid, Spain
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46 reviews 46 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Although the dishes were pretty "cuban" and the atmosphere inside was also very nice, with live music, we left with the feeling that they had played a bit with us. Most dishes are quite simple and are based on a bit of meat and side dish of rice. We shared many dishes but did not get more than 2 per... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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46 reviews 46 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

I come hear every year. Friendly young staff, good mojitos and consistent and plentiful food at a reasonable price.

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Madrid, Spain
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17 reviews 17 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

Average food and experience but looks like a nice place to go for drinks with live Cuban music. Comida y experencia normal pero parece como un buen lugar para tomar algo con musica cubana en directo.

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Ireland
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73 reviews 73 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

Came across this bar via a sandwich board sign and thank god for that! A Vibrant Cuban Bar with non stop mojitos and fantastic Cuban music! Food looked authentic, and popular with the locals, half of whom seemed to be from Havana! Well worth a visit!

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San Antonio, Texas
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

Food was superb, authentic and plentiful. Small quiet restaurant that also offers live music on weekends.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Calle Ternera, 4, 28013 Madrid, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Community of Madrid  >  Madrid>  > Centro
  • Neighborhood: Centro
  • Phone Number: +34 915229318

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Caribbean, Cuban
Open Hours
Sunday
12:45 pm - 12:45 am
Monday
8:30 pm - 12:45 am
12:45 pm - 5:00 pm
Tuesday
8:30 pm - 12:45 am
12:45 pm - 5:00 pm
Wednesday
8:30 pm - 12:45 am
12:45 pm - 5:00 pm
Thursday
12:45 pm - 5:00 pm
8:30 pm - 1:00 am
Friday
12:45 pm - 5:00 pm
8:30 pm - 2:30 am
Saturday
12:45 pm - 2:30 am

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?