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Wed, 2/20
8:00 PM

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Certificate of Excellence2016, 2018 Winner

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iceberg lettuce, tomato, onion, shredded carrots.
iceberg​ lettuce, avocado, cucumber, tomato & onions
chopped fish, lemon juice, onion, tomato, cilantro. served w/ tortilla chips
thin plantain slices, fried garlic mojo sauce.
calamares fritos
crispy breaded calamari served w/ a tangy marinara.
(serves 2-3) crispy bread calamari, empanadas, 2 croquetas & mariquitas served w/ marinara & garlic mojo sauce.
sopa del dia
our chef makes a fresh soup daily. ask your server for today's special.
Served on a French roll w/ fries or a side salad.
side salad
pechuga de pollo
grilled​ chicken breast, sauteed onions & peppers, melted cheese.
side salad
pan con lechon
pulled​ roast pork, sauteed onions, fresh parsley.
side salad
pescado frito
crispy breaded whitefish, romaine, tomato, tartar sauce.
side salad
sliced roast pork, smoked ham, swiss, pickles, mustard.
side salad
pan con bistec
New York steak, sauteed w/ onions & fresh parsley. side
side salad
Breaded New York steak, romaine, tomato, mayo, ketchup.
served w/ steamed rice, black beans, fried sweet plantains & sauteed vegetables, unless otherwise noted.
arroz frito de la habana
teriyaki-soy fried rice, smoked ham, pork, chicken, shrimp, scallions & bean sprouts.
pollo a la plancha
marinated boneless chicken breast, charbroiled, sauteed onions & mild bell peppers.
pollo asado
roasted orange-garlic half chicken
fricase de pollo
slow simmered, saffron chicken, stewed potatoes.
pescado frito o a la plancha
crispy breaded whitefish or simply grilled.
fresh salmon loin, shallots, white wine sauce
pargo frito
whole red snapper, lemon garlic sauce, fried crispy.
camarones enchilados or al ajillo
sauteed shrimp in a mild tomato garlic sauce or scampi
lechon asado
marinated roasted pork, slow roasted then hand pulled
ensalada con pechuga
chopped romaine, tomato, onion, avocado, grilled chicken breast steak.
ensalada con salmon
chopped romaine, tomato, onion, avocado, grilled salmon loin.
ensalada con churrasco
charbroiled​ skirt steak, mixed greens, tomato, mango slices, creamy raspberry vinaigrette
arroz con leche
homemade rice pudding
pudin de pan
warm​ bread pudding, sweet milk, guava, raisins, coconut
homemade flan
homemade sweet custard
tostones con mojo de ajo
green​ plantains, twice fried, lightly salted, garlic mojo.
yucca (steamed or fried)
steamed or fried cassava, served w/ garlic mojo.
platanos maduros fritos
fried,​ ripened, sweet plantains.
vegetales salteados
seasonal vegetables, lightly seasoned then pan sauteed.
platanos maduros fritos
fried, ripened, sweet plantains.
vegetales salteados
seasonal vegetables, lightly seasoned then pan sauteed.
cafe cubano (espresso roast)
cafe con leche (espresso & milk)
fresh brewed coffee (or decaf)
ironbeer, materva, malta
Dinner, Lunch, Brunch
Caribbean, Latin, Spanish, Cuban
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Highchairs Available
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I understand you are feeding 80 people but the steaks were cold and over cooked. Shrimp was ok and desert was acceptable but for whatever price the main dish should be hot and not over cooked. Also, they need to do something with the wet...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Staminack
Reviewed September 9, 2018

We visited the Coco Palm while visiting Scripps College from out of town and were looking for a place to eat a little outside of the usual student/parent haunts in the Claremont village. They have a large lot for no-hassle parking from which we entered...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank robinreagan3
Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

I went way out of my way to have some Cuban food Saturday at lunch, and after sitting at a table for almost 15 minutes I was told that they only had a buffet which I wasn't interested in. Thanks for taking a big chunk...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank enriquevargasus
Reviewed June 20, 2018 via mobile

So I we went to Coco Palm for a dinner gathering with family and we were disappointed with the food. I lived is South Florida growing up and tasted the unique cooking of the Cuban culture. If you haven’t gone to South Florida and indulge...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank 448mannyh
Reviewed June 19, 2018 via mobile

The company that I work for had our Christmas party there. We were giving a buffet lunch that was delicious. This was my second time there. Overall the restaurant was clean and it has a beautiful view. The staff was friendly and polite. They charge...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Sandra A
Reviewed May 22, 2018

With Alfredo as our server, we had a great experience. The food was tasty and well prepared. The views are awesome and everyone working there was friendly. A bit on the pricey side, it is a nice break from corporate owned chains and their mediocre...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank sjd721
Reviewed April 29, 2018 via mobile

Nice enjoyed the space.great view. Will return back. Food was ok more drink variety needed. Thank you

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Littlelady1515
Reviewed April 3, 2018

I was in Diamond Bar for work and a couple of friends who live in the San Gabriel Valley met up with me for a boozy brunch at Coco Palm on Sunday. We didn't have reservations but arrived at 10am when they opened and were...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank speedracer211
Reviewed March 18, 2018

My wife and I began planning our wedding about two and a half months out, so you could imagine the stress we were putting ourselves under. Along with the short timeframe, living in Sacramento didn’t make The Coco Palm a local venue. With that said,...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Misha G
Reviewed February 15, 2018 via mobile

We went there for a family birthday party. The place has an amazing view & the customer service is awesome. The entrees were delicious. We had had a superb time.

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Mirna G
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November 18, 2018|
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Reservations should be arranged directly with venue. I am not affiliated with them.
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