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LA Carreta Restaurant

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Cuban
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301 N University Dr, Pembroke Pines, FL 33024-6717
954-966-8161
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Good for:
Families with children

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  • 35
    Excellent
  • 23
    Very good
  • 5
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  • 3
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  • 3
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Sangria Goodness

the Cuban food was great, services was excellent and the Sangria was excellent....we enjoyed our meal very much. Our server was very attentive and made it an enjoyable dinner. Prices were very good, atmosphere was nice for families or couples, business dinners!

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 28, 2015
Kburris910
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Katy, Texas
via mobile
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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69 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Katy, Texas
Top Contributor
92 reviews 92 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015 via mobile

the Cuban food was great, services was excellent and the Sangria was excellent....we enjoyed our meal very much. Our server was very attentive and made it an enjoyable dinner. Prices were very good, atmosphere was nice for families or couples, business dinners!

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Sugar Hill, Georgia, United States
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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Anytime I'm in town I have to AT LEAST go by here and get a Cuban Coffee.... I've only had the coffee and breakfast buffett here.... lots of selection on the buffet... love the pastries as well!

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Pembroke Pines ,Florida
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75 reviews 75 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

Called ahead of time ,placed my order.arrvived 35 mins later and my order was not ready,it was not even in the system!! then I had to wait again.The food tasted nothing like what I ordered on the menu.The pork was hard it was a mess.Good place for coffee and pastry!!!

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San Juan, Puerto Rico
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114 reviews 114 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

This is a place to go for good Colada (Cuban expresso) and some tostadas (toasted Cuban bread). Great place for breakfast.

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Great food and value! Coming from the keys and everything was packed. It was a great find. My family enjoyed it very much!

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Columbus, Ohio
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

We were taken here by a local and this was a nice surprise. The food was amazing and would recommend to anyone who happens to be in this area. Service was great the woman who waited on us had worked there for years. Wonderful atmosphere too. Hope to get another chance to visit in the future.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014 via mobile

I recently visited La Carreta with family for lunch (large party). The service was pretty good, food was great, and atmosphere was a bit relaxed as it wasn't too busy. All in all we had a great time with no major complaints. Servers did seem to mull around a bit and group together to talk but it happens. Hope to... More 

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Wesley Chapel
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37 reviews 37 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

We decided to have our rehearsal dinner here and it was great. The food and service was outstanding! Price was great as well! If you are thinking of doing a large dinner party, this place is very nice!

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3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014 via mobile

This is my first visit to La Carreta restautant (I was informed there are more than one location), but man, was the food was amazing! The Cuban espresso, I really like it.. For appetizers, we tried the Fufu con masitas. That was awesome. The staff were very nice and friendly. The roast pork with moros and sweet plantains was delicious.... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

Me and my husband go everyday to eat at LA CARRETA on 301 north university dr , the service is ok but management is terrible they have no customer service whats so ever they don't even have the courtesy of saying thank you for coming everyday here to eat, instead they dont even look at you and now they have... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 301 N University Dr, Pembroke Pines, FL 33024-6717
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Pembroke Pines
  • Phone Number: 954-966-8161

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 0 - 20
  • Cuisine: Cuban

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children

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