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Abuela's Cuban Kitchen - CLOSED

1654 Meridian Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33139-2822
+1 305-763-8095
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good37%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
Oct 15, 2015
“Friendly staff and good proportional food”
Sep 28, 2015
“great Mojito.”
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Caribbean, Latin, Cuban, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1654 Meridian Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33139-2822
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1 - 10 of 192 reviews

Reviewed October 15, 2015 via mobile

We went to this restaurant in September of this year after I met with a physician. We were pleasantly surprised with the warm and inviting nature from the employees. After we decided to have our dinner @ the bar, we were greeted by Fernando. He...More

2  Thank tresjolie1000
Reviewed September 28, 2015

I'm Cuban but I live in Plano,Texas. There isn't much Cuban food around. I go to Miami every year and Abuela's is like my second place there. They could improve is some areas but they have overall great food and amazing mojitos.

1  Thank cubanaviajera
Reviewed September 26, 2015

We came for breakfast. Service was ok. I think they need to have more servers in the morning. The food was normal/typical breakfast food. I did not find it to be anything special. But not terrible.

1  Thank Miamimickey72
Reviewed September 16, 2015

When we arrived, we noted the place looked quite dirty. Used cutlery on the floor, straw wrappers everywhere. Waiters just walking over them ignoring them. We were seated and given the food menus. We weren't given a drinks menu. The tablecloth had food stains and...More

Thank Andy K
Reviewed September 8, 2015

Good Cuban coffee- great for a croqueta or pastelito. Food per se is not up to par. I ordered take out. Chicken soup was bland. Media Noche sandwich was not tasty. Could have used better quality ham to make it a true Media Noche. Unfortunately,...More

Thank 288caryd
Reviewed September 5, 2015 via mobile

You've a choice here of takeout via the busy street facing window, the aircon'd tableclothed restaurant or diner section at the side, most importantly though the menu is the same throughout. We had delicious fajitas and and equally wonderful Monday special of Fricase de Pollo!!...More

Thank Daniel S
Reviewed August 29, 2015 via mobile

Never had Cuban food before. Ordered fried liver. it was very good. Tender and tasty. Portions were very big. My wife had fried flipper. She enjoyed it very much. Chicken for my daughter was fine. I guess chicken is the only meat, that tastes same...More

1  Thank Galym
Reviewed August 25, 2015

“Good 'ol home cooked meals just like, 'Abuela's (grandmas kitchen)” 5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2013 We ventured to Miami Beach to visit a friend of ours and enjoy dinner , he suggested Abuela's, and off we went. The 1st thing you notice...More

1  Thank Eddie P
Reviewed August 19, 2015

You will absolutely LOVE Abuela’s. The location is a great Miami Beach experience. I went with a friend during my birthday vacation in June 2014.  I had the flank steak, plantains and the boiled yucca. I’ve never has Yucca that tasted that GREAT! They were so...More

1  Thank comoestascepeda
Reviewed August 19, 2015

I am NO expert on Cuban food but I do like to eat...ha. This restaurant is very inviting and the staff is very friendly. It is located next to the outdoor shopping areas along Lincoln Avenue, so lots of South Beach type of atmosphere. The...More

1  Thank Mike M
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$8 - $32
Good for
Large groups, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1654 Meridian Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33139-2822
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Miami Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 305-763-8095
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