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48 Lower Marsh, London SE1 7RG, England
+44 7474 968275
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  • Very good35%
  • Average15%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible12%
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Latin, Cuban, South American, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
48 Lower Marsh, London SE1 7RG, England
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Cubana
1. The Home of Mojitos!
"this place never disappoints"
Paul S
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2. Great Food, Reasonable Prices!
"The food was home cooked, fresh and absolutely delicious"
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3. Friendly and Fun!
"It was a fantastic place to celebrate my birthday ❤️!"
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101 - 110 of 664 reviews

Reviewed May 3, 2017

What a great place Cubana is. I went here for a meal before going to the theatre. Luck was on my side - it was "happy hour" - two Mojito's for £6...can't go wrong really. We ate from the pre-theatre money. Great value for money...More

Thank Cranbourne
Reviewed April 18, 2017 via mobile

Perhaps one of my favourite places to eat! A complete coincidence (and stroke of luck) that we ended up here, as we had the day out in London and decided to have some foreign cuisine. I had the chicken and my parents had the pork,...More

Thank Lauren B
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Reviewed April 17, 2017

Visited here with friends at xmas time... once in we were told that all tables had been fully booked.. a good sign i thought.. how i was wrong! The food was bland and tasted terrible.... i had some plantain chips with salsa and they were...More

5  Thank meggymoo28
Reviewed April 15, 2017

Cocktails with booze! No shortcuts here and great value on the 2 for 1 happy hour. Busy but worth the visit. Lovely staff and good atmosphere.

Thank Larissa120
Reviewed April 14, 2017

Went with a large group of friends when it was gorgeously sunny last weekend, and we gradually monopolised half of the outside area. It was really busy, and people were complaining that it took ages to get served, which it did, but hey guys, that's...More

Thank PaulaMellon
Reviewed April 12, 2017

Met up with a bunch of friends for drinks and a bite. I do like a good cocktail and especially with a happy hour! Hic! Food was very tasty and good size portions. There was 15 of us and we were looked after. Did get...More

Thank Billyburger
Reviewed April 7, 2017

The food is amazing. The dessert was amazing. We came across this restaurant while walking around looking for somewhere to eat, and to date it has been one of my best meals. The decor of the restaurant is so vibrant and matches the food.

Thank Theebo N
Reviewed April 5, 2017

This review is extremely belated. I visited this spot in May of 2015 and have no idea how I let this slip. I did not try any of their food, but I definitely partook in the happy hour and their mojitos were amazing. With their...More

Thank Rafaelcab
Reviewed April 4, 2017

Very good Cuban food served in lively and colorful surroundings. Had the slow cooked pork which was excellent. Black beans and rice served with them were also good. Portions were a little small but flavors were great. Service was hit and miss. Slow and took...More

Thank Charlie3446
Reviewed April 3, 2017

Really enjoyed this restaurant. Food is simple, but tasty. Would recommend if you are in the area. We went there as a group on a Thursday night and luckily booked a table in advance, as it gets busy. There's also some seating outside :)

Thank Gaja M
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Questions & Answers
April 20, 2015|
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Response from Kyle C | Property representative |
Hi Happy Hour is every night 4-7pm on cocktails and jugs, and we have live music Tues - Sunday - please see out website for times etc. We are busy most evenings in the summer.
April 20, 2015|
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Response from Kyle C | Property representative |
Hi - we have live music from Tues through to Sunday and are busy on those evenings but we are busy every evening in the summer.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$7 - $42
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar scene, Large groups
Open Hours
1:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 AM
1:00 PM - 3:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 48 Lower Marsh, London SE1 7RG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 7474 968275
  • E-mail
London's freshest, juiciest bar-restaurant - and the place which introduced Mojitos to the UK in the 1990s. Known as a fun venue, Cubana's fresh tropical cocktails are legendary - and reasonably priced. Also famous for slow-cooked Cuban and Latin-American dishes and tapas, freshly- made in-house with sustainable and free-range produce. Open late every night, seven days a week including holidays, with live Salsa music. Cubana is child-friendly, great for parties, has a good selection of veggie and vegan foods and is disabled-accessible. There is a weekday lunchtime Street-food stand using plastics-free, recyclable disposable cups, food boxes and cutlery - and great, reasonably priced lunchtime and pre-theatre menus. Cubana's sister restaurant at Smithfield also roasts Cuban coffee and has an artisan bakery
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