Gotta agree withe first review, not much to look at and the neighborhood although safe is also kinda not much to look at either but the food is well worth the trip and once your inside the friendly service and freshly made Cuban fare makes it all worthwhile.
Absolutely must have the empanadas. For $1.50 each you might as well try all three, ham & cheese, chicken and beef. The crust is pastry shop crumbly delicious and the fillings are succulent.
For breakfast omlettes are great and as with all items priced great at about $4.75 each including potatoes and toast. Great cafe con leche as well.
Lunch specials come in on average $6.75 each but don't let the low price fool you, quality is high, food is fresh and service is super friendly.
Had dinner there tonight. Plantain chips ($2.75) with a savory dip were paper thin and freshly made like the empanadas which we had as well for an app. The lechon asado (roast pork) was out of this world served over cassava with rice and beans, crispy yet moist mmmmm good. Also had the Picadillio ($6.50) with black beans and plantains and it was also great.
Too full for dessert but we had a mango shake with dinner that was fresh made and tasty.
Highly recommended for the great food and friendly service. Add to that ridiculously low prices and you can easily get over the cruddy area and ehh interior.
Go there if your anywhere near by it is the best Cuban in the area easily.
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