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Cuando Sali de Cuba

#569 of 8,123 Restaurants in Madrid
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Calle Ternera 4, 28013 Madrid, Spain
+34 915229318
Today
8:30 pm - 12:45 am
12:45 pm - 5:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:45 pm - 12:45 am
Mon - Wed 8:30 pm - 12:45 am
Mon - Fri 12:45 pm - 5:00 pm
Thu 8:30 pm - 1:00 am
Fri 8:30 pm - 2:30 am
Sat 12:45 pm - 2:30 am
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Bronx, New York
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Two days ago we saw an add that today a live band will be on site, when asked the bartender, without looking at our face he replied there is no band and the add it's old, he added, if there is any live music it will be some other day. When I tried to make my statement on the sign... More 

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Thank ChicoBrito
Arlington, Texas
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016 via mobile

My friend and I found this gem one Friday night while looking for a place to eat. We were in search of something hearty and this was the perfect place! The service was amazing and the Ropa Vieja dish was spot on. If you're looking for something other than tapas and paella, this is the place to go!

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new rochelle
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387 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 188 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2016

We met the chef--she's from Cuba, and her offerings are authentically Cuban. The restaurant has a very relaxed atmosphere, and the clientele are locals---meaning it's not a tourist restaurant. We ordered an appetizer and main courses. However, other costumers ordered several appetizers--also a good option. Service was warm and friendly!

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Zaventem, Belgium
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69 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2016

I was here with an American friend, recommended by her and didn't regret it. Good food for a good price. We were outside in the sun, on the street. They don't have a real terrace, you sit at a table in a very quite street.

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Gateshead, England
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702 reviews
199 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 450 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2016

We had returned from Toledo on the day we visited this delightful small Cuban restaurant and were out investigating some of the local bars having a few drinks. This place appealed as it had some outside seating and was just off the main drag as to speak and as such we thought it would be friendlier and a little cheaper.... More 

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New York City, New York
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2016 via mobile

Delicious Cuban food- we had the shrimp enchiladas and ropa vieja and both were great. Definitely get the combo meal so you get rice, tostones and salad!

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Thank Coyle510
Vienna - Austria
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17 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2015

Good cuban restaurant near Gran Via, not a very fancy place but food is good and prices are ok. We paid 40€ for two main dishes a bottle of wine and a bottle of mineral water. We went there at 20:30 so we managed to get a table even though we had no reservation.

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Chicago, Illinois
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72 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2015 via mobile

Great Cuban food! I was actually searching for Puerto Rican food, and although this restaurant does not serve Puerto Rican food, Cuban food has some similarities and is great too. As I walked in, I was warmly greeted and directed to a comfortable sitting area. The waitress was kind, quick, and prompt. The Cuban beer was awesome. The food was... More 

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Greenwich, Connecticut
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330 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 239 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2015 via mobile

We stpped in for drinks and snacks. The Cubanero beer was good. The pina colada good but small. The fried potatoes with picante sauce were excellent. The menu looked good...we will return.

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Thank Reasonable50
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2015 via mobile

After weeks travelling across Europa, I found this hole in the wall that reminded me alot of my culture. Being a puertorrican I know how this kind of food tastes and I can assure you that it is true authentic cuban cuisine. It felt just like home. I has the Ropa Vieja with tostones and it tasted great. Gracias!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Caribbean, Latin, Cuban
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget, Bar scene
Open Hours
Sunday
12:45 pm - 12:45 am
Monday
12:45 pm - 5:00 pm
8:30 pm - 12:45 am
Tuesday
12:45 pm - 5:00 pm
8:30 pm - 12:45 am
Wednesday
12:45 pm - 5:00 pm
8:30 pm - 12:45 am
Thursday
12:45 pm - 5:00 pm
8:30 pm - 1:00 am
Friday
12:45 pm - 5:00 pm
8:30 pm - 2:30 am
Saturday
12:45 pm - 2:30 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Ternera 4, 28013 Madrid, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Community of Madrid  >  Madrid>  > Centro
  • Neighborhood: Centro
  • Phone Number: +34 915229318

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Centro

Neighborhood Profile
Centro
Expansive plazas, local and foreign crowds, street performers, colorful lights, window shopping, restaurant signs promising the best paella, ham, and churros con chocolate- this is downtown Madrid, a collection of plazas interconnected by a network of side streets. Some of these side streets are wide pedestrian shopping routes, and some are hidden, so it's possible to duck in and out of the bustle as desired. The iconic Puerta del Sol is the giant crossroads of the city and a must-see attraction at any time of the day. The nearby Plaza Mayor, completely enclosed by historic red buildings, is an ideal place to grab a bite to eat outside, amidst scores of tables and people out for a stroll. Plaza Isabel II (also known as “Opera”) is smaller and a good meeting spot, and the stately Plaza del Oriente is the front yard of the Royal Palace. Centro can be touristy (pickpockets are unfortuately not unheard-of here), crowded, and sometimes gimmicky, but it is also the place to experience classic Madrid.
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