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Yuka Restaurant

501 Lincoln Rd., Miami Beach, FL
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Ranked #420 of 829 restaurants in Miami Beach
Cuisines: Cuban
Most recent review
- Mar 1, 2014
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Moss, Norway
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26 reviews 26 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 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
Top Contributor
78 reviews 78 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 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
1 review
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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12 reviews 12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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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12 reviews 12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
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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16 reviews 16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
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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75 reviews 75 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
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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5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2013

Very tasty Ceviche. The Paella, Mojito, and service were all average. Loved the relaxed outdoor seating and atmosphere.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2013 via mobile

I searched for this place on trip advisor just after we are here, curious to know what it's ranked... And totally shocked because this is by far one of te top place in Miami..the best Cuban food I have ever eaten, even compared to the best of the best in Havana!! It's a must. Atmosphere lovely, cocktails amazing, food (especially... More

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