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“A Slce of the Tropics” 4 of 5 stars
Review of La Carreta

La Carreta
11740 Kendall Drive, Kendall, FL 33156
305 596 5973
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Ranked #7 of 30 Restaurants in Kendall
Price range: $0 - $20
Cuisines: Spanish, Cuban
Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Delivery, Late Night, Reservations
Restaurant details
Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Delivery, Late Night, Reservations
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17 reviews 17 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
“A Slce of the Tropics”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2013 via mobile

The food is very good. But the service is excellent. The atmosphere was quiet; I was able to enjoy conversation with my meal. Definitely stop by if you are in the area.

  • Visited April 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
San Antonio, Texas
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
“Vaca Frita, MMMMM”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013

Their vaca frita is delicious. They are also open late, so it's nice to be able to call and order something after most restaurants have closed. We have had other dishes and aren't really in love with them.

  • Visited November 2012
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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Indianapolis, Indiana
Top Contributor
52 reviews 52 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
“Great Cuban food”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2013

There are lots of Cuban restaurants in Miami. This one is good for west Miami. We stopped here and bought some food to take with us to Everglades National Park. Great sandwiches and the beans and plantains were fantastic. Try it!

  • Visited March 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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33 reviews 33 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
“First but not last visit!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2013 via mobile

Always wanted to try LaCarreta, and we weren't disappointed. Nicely appointed place, bustling with families on a Sunday evening at 9 pm. The service was quick and friendly, the portions plentiful, the food tasty and a great value. Three adults ate for $40 with sharing two entrees and ceviche as an appetizer, with Cuban coffee to top it off. We will be back!

    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Chattanooga, Tennessee
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27 reviews 27 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
“Great food!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2013

We were in town for a night and enjoyed eating here... Good service, great food, nice location. Would eat there again if we were in town.

Visited January 2013
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