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Latin America Cafeteria

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1590 Coral Way, Coral Gables, FL 33145-2850
+1 305-860-5707
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Medina, New York, United States
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 27, 2016

I make a point to come here every time I visit Miami. I love the plantains with Mojo (Mariquita con Mojo) and the Grilled Chicken Steak with rice and beans. The food is great but the staff is hit or miss. Our waitress (this past visit) was less attentive than I would have liked and did not speak much. She... More 

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Miami, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 23, 2015

We liked to have a quick lunch and happened to stumble upon this restaurant. It being a very quiet Sunday afternoon we had no problems receiving our food timely. Service was good as was the food, in reference to the price paid.

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Altus, Oklahoma
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 28, 2015

Driving back late home and I decided to stop off at this place for a media noche sandwich. Place is a solid Cuban Cafeteria. Sandwich was tasty, lot's of ham and pork and Sandwich maker seemed quite proficient as well. Recommend highly if you are in this area of town.

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Thank travelbug2332
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 4, 2015 via mobile

Three additional customers and I waited over 5 minutes for its outside window service. Two left and one said this was a recurrent issue. I noted other waiters chatting among themselves, walked inside and ordered a meat empanada to go. Food was good. Perhaps each waiter has an assigned area. If so, the place needs a circus director to please... More 

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Miami, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 29, 2015

I've been visiting this place for years and love the local flavor and food. However, breakfast is my favorite. They have great cafe con leche, cheap prices and you won't leave hungry. The menus are in both English and Spanish, so even if your server doesn't know English, you can still point and get what you want.

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Thank Steve H
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 27, 2015 via mobile

Great cubano sandwich to go. Fried plantains are crisp and not greasy. Staff is barely bi-lingual, but you're in Miami so its actually better than most places! Same level of friendliness and speed you'd expect from most diner type establishments, just better food.

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Thank Ron H
Coral Gables, Florida
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 21, 2015

There have to be over half dozen eating places in Miami-Dade called Latin America .......and they can be as good as the original or the worst possible place you can go for Cuban food. This one in my personal visits happens to be in the second category and by long shot, I have tried this place at least 3 times... More 

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Thank Cenadorvitalicio
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 27, 2015

I went there to have food and end up arguing with the waitress is not my idea of a dinning out,I'm hoping she understand that the food could be good but if the service is bad is not going to work neither for me,the rest or her

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Thank Papolenta
Boca Grande
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 6, 2014

Look the title is a big statement given we are talking about Cuban food in Miami. But rest assured this little place is the best I have eaten anywhere. Go for the Miami sandwich it is perfection, watch the sandwich maker start to finish and you will see why. Every step in the process is designed to maximize flavor. Breakfast... More 

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Thank RealtorKevin
Miami, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 29, 2013

I live in Miami, was born in Cuba. This place has great Cuban Food, breakfast, lunch or dinner. Great sandwiches, fruit drinks, and huge portions. If you are visiting Miami, must eat here!!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Latin, Caribbean, Cuban
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1590 Coral Way, Coral Gables, FL 33145-2850
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Coral Gables
  • Phone Number: +1 305-860-5707

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?