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La Caretta

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14791 Miramar Parkway, Miramar, FL 33027
(954) 437-3602
Today
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 8:00 am - 12:00 am

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Visitor rating
  • 12
    Excellent
  • 21
    Very good
  • 10
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 5
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Ah, Cuban Food with Attentive Service

We love Cuban food! Being from the Midwest, it is always an must to diver on Cuban fare when we are in South Florida. This restaurant did not disappoint. The classic Cuban dishes were represented. We tried the Classic Cuban Sandwich and the roasted pork. Both were well prepared, flavorful... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 20, 2015
love2waterski2
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Kalamazoo, Michigan
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  • Late Night
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Kalamazoo, Michigan
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17 reviews 17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015 via mobile

We love Cuban food! Being from the Midwest, it is always an must to diver on Cuban fare when we are in South Florida. This restaurant did not disappoint. The classic Cuban dishes were represented. We tried the Classic Cuban Sandwich and the roasted pork. Both were well prepared, flavorful and the service was excellent. We dined at this establishment... More 

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Minneola, Florida
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58 reviews 58 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

This is one of the locations in the small chain of La Carretas. It was my first visit to this restaurant. Server seemed a little slow or distracted even though it wasn't busy at all. Wife and I were still extremely pleased with the food though. We both got the Classic Sampler dinner plate and were glad we did. Since... More 

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Cedar Rapids, IA
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105 reviews 105 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Decided to go to a "genuine" Cuban restaurant. The food was good, not great. We were expecting more spice in the food and it was relatively bland. We'd go back and try other menu items just to see if we'd have the same experience again.

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Miami, Florida, United States
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83 reviews 83 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

I have visited La Carreta on numerous occasions and have found it to be good at all locations. Consistent and predictable. Not sure if there are any real superstars on the menu, but as I said all are good. Picadillo is flavorful, but not spicy. If you've never had this traditional fare, it is seasoned ground beef with potato and... More 

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Miramar, Florida
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

If you like Cuban food. This is it. All of the menu look appealing and it might take a moment to decide what you want.

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Pembroke Pines, Florida
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35 reviews 35 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

I was very disappointed in going to a Miami favorite restaurant in Miramar. Cuban food normally has flavor and big portions but NOT in Miramar. It is average food served in average sized portions but with a steep price tag.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

I've been a follower of this chain of restaurants for a long time and.this particular location was extremely disappointing from a overall customer service perspective. Their staff was unfriendly and slow..Their food service was slow and cold. I was extremely disappointed and would noy recommend this location.

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Miami Beach, Florida
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11 reviews 11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

although cuban food is not my favorite one, this place is very nice and decent, the waitress was ok , nothing special

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Miramar, Florida
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4 reviews 4 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014 via mobile

La caretta is a very good restaurant. My family and I went there for Valentine's day last year and we all were impressed. No one was disappointed and we all enjoyed our food. If it's still on their menu, "The Stuffed Plantains" is a MUST TRY! It's fried plantains shaped in the form of a little cup filled with a... More 

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Miramar, Florida
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45 reviews 45 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014 via mobile

Good Cuban food at a very good price. Their lunch has a wide variety. Sunday breakfast is a buffet and definitely worth every penny. Not expensive, good value.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 14791 Miramar Parkway, Miramar, FL 33027
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Miramar
  • Phone Number: (954) 437-3602

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 15 - 20
  • Cuisine: Cuban
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
8:00 am - 12:00 am

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?