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Latin, Cuban, Mexican, Caribbean, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Serves Alcohol, Table Service
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Reviewed December 6, 2014

Some say the 'Cuban' food is good. My wife and I are from Puerto Rico, so it was a little different from what we're used to. I ordered the steak with onions, yellow rice and tostones. The totones seemed to be cooked in the same...More

Date of visit: December 2014
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Reviewed November 8, 2014 via mobile

Food and customer service was great. As a none Hispanic English speaker I was pleasantly surprise by their willingness to insure communication was clear. The plantains was not oily and soggy rice and peas was perfect. I enjoyed my tilapia in source

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Reviewed September 22, 2014

Rice and Beans Cocina Latina is a Latin American restaurant in the University of Central Florida area. It is located in the Waterford Lakes shopping center that is located less than five miles from campus. Rice and Beans Cocina Latina occupies two storefronts - a...More

Date of visit: September 2014
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Reviewed August 7, 2014 via mobile

I have been coming to R&B for several years and the lunch pricing and portions are very good. Last night I had a triple mofongo (sweet and green plantains + yuca) with the churasco and it was amazing! Elena has also been so friendly and...More

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Reviewed August 3, 2014

Nice selection on the menu. Service is top notch, pleasant and fast. Restaurant is clean and well maintained. We had flank steak and pork mean. Very tasty and a very large portions, more than enough food left over for another meal. The Red Sangria was...More

Date of visit: August 2014
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Reviewed July 22, 2014

I've been to Rice and Beans a few times. The food in general is good and the prices are great! I always get the pork with rice and beans and it comes to about $10. The mojitos are delicious and they do have a happy...More

Date of visit: July 2014
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Reviewed July 11, 2014

Dine in or take out. Food is consistently good and the price is reasonable. This is my 'go to' place when I am craving Spanish food.

Date of visit: July 2014
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Reviewed July 2, 2014

This is my fourth time dining here. I enjoy sitting in the formal dining room as the Waitresses are Great. I ordered the Mofongo with Pernil and it was delicious. My tip is to order a side of Chicken broth to dip the mofongo in....More

Date of visit: July 2014
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Reviewed July 2, 2014

Excellent food, especially the Filere de tilapia al ajillo, garlic tilapia, that I had. My husband enjoyed the lechon asado, roasted pork, so much, he ate every bit of it. The red beans were so good, I ordered a side to take back to the...More

Date of visit: June 2014
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Reviewed June 29, 2014

It does not matter which island you are from - Cuba, Dominican Republic, or Puerto Rico - you will find something on the menu, that you are familiar with, and like it. There are other good to great restaurants in the area but this one...More

Date of visit: June 2014
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Reviewed May 20, 2014

Surprised a Dominican/Cuban restaurant existed, pretty good food a lil pricey, I would definitely add more food to the front. We ordered what we thought would be a simple appertizer? and had to wait a good 15 minutes but other than that it was good...More

Date of visit: May 2014
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Reviewed April 21, 2014 via mobile

My family and I thoroughly enjoyed this restaurant. The martinis and mojitos at the bar area were fabulous but the sangria was a little sweet for my taste. All the food was great but my favorite was the roasted pork. It was amazingly tender and...More

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Reviewed March 10, 2014

The food was something different compared to the traditional food options offered in Orlando. Considering it to be more of a Miami atmosphere type of cafe but I would go back. I had their stewed chicken yellow rice fried plantains and kola very good.

Date of visit: March 2014
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Reviewed March 4, 2014

This excellent restaurant was recommended to us by the staff in our hotel, and we had a great experience. The food was delicious (fried yuca with garlic sauce, lechon asada, sweet plantains, rice & beans), the freshly made cocktails were tasty, and the waitress was...More

Date of visit: March 2014
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Reviewed February 7, 2014

This was my 2nd time and it was just average. 7pm on a Thursday and the food I ordered from the ready made selection was Rice & Red Beans, pernil and yucca. It was bland and not hot enough. My spouse ordered Milanesa and Mofongo...More

Date of visit: February 2014
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