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El Exquisito Restaurant

1510 SW 8th St, Miami, FL 33135-5219
+1 305-643-0227
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good40%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
Travelers talk about
“cuban sandwich” (24 reviews)
“media noche” (10 reviews)
“vaca frita” (15 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Caribbean, Latin, Cuban
1510 SW 8th St, Miami, FL 33135-5219
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1 - 10 of 247 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great Cuban Sandwiches with good prices and the menu has much more. Small space but worth a stop for lunch and have a cool cerveza out of the sun. Friendly and fast service. The black bean soup was excellent

Thank kenasa
Reviewed 4 days ago

Traditional Cuban food. Crowded, busy, slow service. Some locals / regulars here. Plantains were good. The Ham, pork and cheese sandwich was very tasty.

Thank SymnCwl
Reviewed 1 week ago

Don't know how they do it but the cafe con leche is the best here. Great inexpensive breakfast and service is always friendly.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped for a coffee and a sandwich good service and fresh ingredients good local place relaxed atmosphere and we could listen to the music from the street

Thank Blevo
Reviewed 1 week ago

We used to come here regularly and loved the place. The food was the-real-deal Cuban fare, tasty, inexpensive, served quickly in a diner-style atmosphere by friendly waitresses, and smack in the middle of Calle Ocho and Little Havana. But, things started changing as more and...More

Thank Maria W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We decided to take our tour bus guide’s advice and eat lunch here. We had worked up a huge appetite walking around Little Havana. The food was different and delicious.

Thank Joyce D
Reviewed January 14, 2018 via mobile

Brought a few out of town friends and the food / service was excellent . Highly recommend . They had steak made to order since she had dietary restrictions. My other friend had vaca frita with delicious sides and I enjoyed the flan de queso

Thank Claudia r
Reviewed January 10, 2018 via mobile

We took a tour bus, and they tour guide suggested this place. Good call! Service is pretty slow, so don't go in a rush. Took 20 min just to take our order. Came out fairly quick through. Maybe 15-20 minutes. I was hoping for a...More

Thank Julie H
Reviewed January 6, 2018

My Family and I wanted to get some of the authentic Cuban food that I grew up on, during my childhood in South Florida. We found that place in this restaurant! It was a very busy Saturday afternoon on Calle Ocho, so We were most...More

Thank Felix M
Reviewed December 21, 2017

Vaca frito exquisite, midnight sandwich ok. Staff very friendly. Food comes fast and Mamey batido is great (smoothie). Very inexpensive.

Thank DebbyLA
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1510 SW 8th St, Miami, FL 33135-5219
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Miami>  > Little Havana
  • Neighborhood: Little Havana
  • Phone Number: +1 305-643-0227
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