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501 Lincoln Rd., Miami Beach, FL
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English first
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21 reviews 21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015 NEW

The food was amazing at Yuka! We arrived around 7 p.m. and the restaurant quickly filled up. They had a small band playing drums that was perfect for the atmosphere here. Our waiter was fast and very friendly. Definately recommend the empanadas and tostones! Everyone's meal was fantastic.

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Victoria, Canada
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7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

Went for a quick appetizer before we went back to the hotel to change attire for a later dinner. Servers were quick to get us a table and menu's. We ordered a "Verradero Passion" (passion fruit mojito) and a "Papa Melon" (Watermelon juice puree & rum). The drinks were alright but kinda unusual. Both were not as cold as I... More 

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Moss, Norway
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11 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014

Had some calamares and salmon here enjoying the last afternoon sun. The food was amazing, and I loved the street view and the modern cuban feel and the salsa music. Would certainly go back later in the evening to hear live music.

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Warwick, United Kingdom
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85 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2013

I have never had dinner here but l understand that it comes with dancing and music salsa style. The title of the restaurant stands for Young Urban Cuban American hence the salsa dancing. I can thoroughly recommend for lunch, beautifully served sandwiches and salads, good service and nice wine all reasonably priced which on Lincoln Road is not that easy... More 

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caracas
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2013

The lady who owns/manages this place is just rude and disrespectful. They just want your money and absolutely don't care about the customer service experience. Horrible place. Never going back!

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Senior Contributor
41 reviews 41 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2013 via mobile

This restaurant is directly located on the touristy Lincoln Rd but offer inside and outside a very nice atmosphere and fantastic food. The prices are not the lowest but the quality was worth it. We had a 3 course dinner menu for $39 which was more than reasonable. For my son the had very tasty chicken finger which is not... More 

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Houston, Texas
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11 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2013

I had the churasco with Fufu and a Mango Tiramisu for dessert. The churasco was really good the Fufu was okay. My husband really loved the Congri rice. The dessert was really great! And the Cuban b*tch mojito was tasty!

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Munich, Germany
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2013

Not sure what happened here but I found this place to be not very Cuban at all. All "presentation" and no food!. My fish was overcooked. Nice outdoor seating in a great location. Service was slow and not friendly

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2013

Try the Piquillos de Pepin, peppers with Chorzio. Excellent. Service is a little slow but because they are always busy.

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new england
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2013 via mobile

Was surprised at quality of the food. The group had everything from salmon to steak all well prepared and tastefully presented. Everyone enjoyed there meal. A nice place to sit and people watch but some may not like the outdoor seating so make sure to ask to be seated inside.

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Additional Information about Yuka Restaurant

Address: 501 Lincoln Rd., Miami Beach, FL
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Miami Beach
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Monday 12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Tuesday 12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Wednesday 12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Thursday 12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Friday 12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Saturday 12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Cuisine: Cuban

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