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Cruzado

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Midtown
Caribbean, Cuban
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368 5th St NE, Atlanta, GA 30308
(404) 872-0846
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Tuesday
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Hours:
Wed 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Sat - Sun 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Sat 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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  • 2
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Awesome little neighborhood gem

We tried Cruzado for brunch, having just moved in the neighborhood. It's a bit off the beaten path - but what a find it was! I thought that brunch was a bit pricey for brunch, but when looking at the lunch and dinner menus, it seems very reasonable. I had the tripleta omelette and would highly... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 1, 2013
borthn
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Atlanta, Georgia
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Washington DC
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33 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2013

I have been to Cuba and eaten there; I eat out a lot and try to be generous in my reviews because I understand that it is hard to please everyone. With that said, I was disappointed in the overall service and quality of our brunch. It took forever to get our food, and when it arrived it was too... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2013

We tried Cruzado for brunch, having just moved in the neighborhood. It's a bit off the beaten path - but what a find it was! I thought that brunch was a bit pricey for brunch, but when looking at the lunch and dinner menus, it seems very reasonable. I had the tripleta omelette and would highly recommend it.

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Columbus, Ohio
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

Took some family members who were not acquainted with Cuban food here and everyone liked it. The Cuban sandwich was a big hit and more than enough to fill the stomach on a busy day in Atlanta. Small restaurant tucked into the neighborhood.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2012

I grew up eating Cuban food on 8th St. in Miami. Casablanca, Versailles, Lolas. Las Palmeras has the same quality food. Very good. Try the rotisserie chicken on a weekend! I just wish they had pastelitos de guayaba.

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Stockbridge, Georgia
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2012

The Yuca Irvida tasted like it had been cooked in the same pan for which they fried fish. I would rate this restaurant a C+ or a B-. Food was good but not that good and the menu choices were limiited.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2012

Las Palmeras is located in an old home tucked away in the Midtown/Piedmont Park neighborhood. They service authentic cuban cuisine, sangria and it's very laid back. Nothing fancy but a nice meal.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2012

This is really great Cuban food and very authentic. You feel transported to Cuba the moment you walk in the door and the food continues the journey. The only strange thing is the hours/days of operation are not the best at all. Also, the food is very pricey.

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Memphis, Tennessee
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 117 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2010

Our party of three adults had dinner here recently on a Friday evening while visiting the city on the advice of someone here on TA and were quite pleased. The restaurant is located in the middle of a neighborhood and a little off the beaten path. You'd probably never just stumble across this place without knowing it was there. They... More 

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Muskoka District, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2010

Thoroughly recommend this little cafe for a laid-back, low-key authentic Cuban experience. Everything's good and most dishes are excellent. You have to try the Flan de Leche, and the Tostones! Best Value around.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2008

Cute place! Looks like a house, so it's easy to miss. Authentic Cuban flavors. Very tasty, but we all left a little hungry. Portions are smaller and prices are higher than most Cuban restaurant I've been (even in my hometown, Miami).

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Additional Information about Cruzado

Address: 368 5th St NE, Atlanta, GA 30308
Phone Number: (404) 872-0846
Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Atlanta>  > Midtown
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 4:00 pm  5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 20
Cuisine: Caribbean, Cuban

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 368 5th St NE, Atlanta, GA 30308
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Atlanta>  > Midtown
  • Neighborhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: (404) 872-0846

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 20
  • Cuisine: Caribbean, Cuban
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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