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Fuego Latino Restaurant

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Mexican, Latin, Cuban
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1417 East Commercial Blvd., Oakland Park, FL 33334 (Commercial Blvd)
+1 954-351-7754
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Today
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Delivery
Description: For authentic Cuban cuisine, Fuego Latino is Fort Lauderdale's finest...
For authentic Cuban cuisine, Fuego Latino is Fort Lauderdale's finest. With an established reputation for using the freshest ingredients available in traditional Cuban recipes, you're in for flavors you'll come back for. Ignite your passion for Paella and let us show you the true taste of Havana today.
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Good for:
Casual Dining

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  • 27
    Excellent
  • 15
    Very good
  • 1
    Average
  • 5
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Very affordable

Small restaurant ...very cozy...affordable food food. Good to bring family, friends and even have a large gathering.

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 25, 2015
Maria F
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Miramar, Florida
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Miramar, Florida
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21 reviews 21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Small restaurant ...very cozy...affordable food food. Good to bring family, friends and even have a large gathering.

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Sherman, Texas
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63 reviews 63 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

The first night on vacation and searched out Cuban food. The restaurant is in a strip mall. small but very good. I had the Pulled pork/rice/Black Beans...Really good. Nice size portion..Took some back to the Condo. I'd go back.

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North Alabama
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48 reviews 48 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Made a return visit to this restaurant while we were in Wilton Manors. Ordered the Cuban sandwiches with fries. It is a large sandwich which can be shared by another. The ambiance in the restaurant wasn't particularly great as this time there was a roof leak right by our table. They put a large bucket to catch the leak, but... More 

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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

I ordered and was served the best Churrasco steak (Argentinian) I ever had. The chimichurri sauce was outstanding.

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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24 reviews 24 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

As a Cuban-American from Miami, I did not expect to find good Cuban food in Broward. Well, was I ever wrong. The food here is better than any place I can think of in Miami. My brother from Miami agrees. The people are friendly, and the prices are reasonable. The lechon asado is amazing. You cannot go wrong with this... More 

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62 reviews 62 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

Once a year when we are town, we plan at least one lunch here. Nothing fancy, just good Cuban food at reasonable prices. Being a creature of habit, I always order the Lechon asado. The shredded pork is very tender and the black beans are delicious. Definitely worth a try.

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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64 reviews 64 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

Love this place. Food is fresh, delicious & authentic. Generous portions and reasonably priced. Great lunch menu (daily specials) that is a wonderful value. I have the grouper w/green sauce & shrimp, rice & peas, plantains. My partner had the fried grouper, rice & peas, plantains. Place is clean, service is great. Thank you Myra for being such a wonderful... More 

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Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
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89 reviews 89 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

Recommended by a friend for good, cheap Cuban food. It was ok, nothing to rave about. My Vaca Frita was ok. My friend had the Ropa Vieja and it was much better (not like my mom's but very good.

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TRUJILLO
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25 reviews 25 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Last Sunday I took my friend and she ordered: Tacos al Carbon, the dish was a disaster, big chunks of tomatoes, a huge scoop of sour cream does not save the dish, which comes with rice???, not at all, there was everything but tacos, really bad, manager did not notice that when she was in front of the dish. Really... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

I will never return to this place, even if they paid me back for the awful experience I had, the owner is a complete a-hole. I went for lunch and had a flyer for lunch specials, which included a buy one get one deal on Cuban meals. I asked the server, he explained to me that it would be $10... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1417 East Commercial Blvd., Oakland Park, FL 33334
    (Commercial Blvd)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Oakland Park
  • Phone Number: +1 954-351-7754

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 29
  • Cuisine: Mexican, Latin, Cuban

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Dining

Description

For authentic Cuban cuisine, Fuego Latino is Fort Lauderdale's finest. With an established reputation for using the freshest ingredients available in traditional Cuban recipes, you're in for flavors you'll come back for. Ignite your passion for Paella and let us show you the true taste of Havana today.
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?