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Cafe Vargas

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8010 N Atlantic Ave, Cape Canaveral, FL 32920-3698
9:00 am - 5:45 pm
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Tue - Sat 9:00 am - 5:45 pm
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Delray Beach, Florida
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80 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A small but great find. Incredible family owned and caring restaurant. Totally friendly and love their customers. You feel as if you are having dinner in someone's home. Food is cooked fresh just for you and just the way you like it. The very best ingredients are used. The owners are super friendly and you can tell everything is done... More 

Thank Henry L
St. Marys, Georgia
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28 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 30, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I split a Cuban sandwich and had black beans and rice. The black beans and rice needed more juice. They were dry. The Cuban was a little disappointing.

Thank Faith C
Cocoa, Florida
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150 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 24, 2016

A few months ago, we bought a voucher for Cafe Vargas on Restaurant.com, largely because it was well-reviewed here on TA. The voucher clearly stated, "No expiration date", so we didn't hasten to use it. We finally went for lunch recently. When we presented the voucher to the young waiter, his first reaction was, "Oh, we don't work with Restaurant.com... More 

Thank TotheEndsoftheEarth
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2016 via mobile

If you ever crave authentic Cuban cuisine and ambiance, this is most definitely your place. If you ever wished you could find that little "hole in the wall" that magically leads to another world --Cuba--- then go here. The food, the simplicity, the owner's approachability and his passion for what he does, all make you think that you have teseracted... More 

Thank neelieCr
Orlando, Florida
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 14, 2016 via mobile

stopped here with friends on the way to the beach, I had the cuban sandwich and I believe out of all of them I have had this was by far the best!

Thank Harold S
Orlando, Florida
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 6, 2016

Always looking for Latin food when on vacation. Being Puertorican I always crave some Spanish food and specially good coffee for breakfast. Nice people, great food and good coffee. Thanks Cafe Vargas for bringing a bit of home to my getaway..

Thank Bgomez1810
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58 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 14, 2016 via mobile

My wife and I had the pleasure of eating breakfast at Cafe Vargas the other day. I had the steak and eggs which was excellent! The Cuban bread at Cafe Con Leche was also fantastic! Alberto the owner of this husband-and-wife restaurant was very personable and I enjoyed his stories. If you like Cuban food, you must visit this place.

Thank dcurbelo
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 27, 2016 via mobile

I really like this place. It is very small so be prepared to wait for a table. The wait is definitely worth it! The roasted pork is to die for good. In a separate visit, I had the pork chop which was just as good but not as tender. I have not had the Cuban sandwich but judging by the... More 

Thank Michael M
Rogersville, Alabama
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24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 26, 2016 via mobile

Today I wanted to try out the coffee and the Cuban sandwich. They were both great. We ordered 2 coffees and one sandwich and it was enough to share. We had the spicy Cuban and it was great. The place is small but worth the trip. The people running the place are very welcoming. Tomorrow we leave and I told... More 

Thank Raylou2007
East Moline, Illinois
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40 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 19, 2016 via mobile

VERY small restaurant, so call for take-out or go during non-peak hours. Good food. I had the fried pork with yellow rice and black beans. My friend had the Cuban sandwich. All of it was delicious and quickly served. Roberto was very friendly and despite being busy, he sat down and spoke with us as if we were regulars. Great... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Caribbean, Latin, Cafe, Spanish, Cuban
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
9:00 am - 5:45 pm
9:00 am - 5:45 pm
9:00 am - 5:45 pm
9:00 am - 5:45 pm
9:00 am - 5:45 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8010 N Atlantic Ave, Cape Canaveral, FL 32920-3698
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Brevard County  >  Cape Canaveral
  • Phone Number: 321-783-9519

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?