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La Carreta Restaurant

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301 N University Dr, Pembroke Pines, FL 33024-6717
+1 954-966-8161
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 8:00 am - 12:00 am
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35 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

we've been here too many times to count. The food is always excellent no matter what you order. We always get John for our waiter and he is the best. The pork, boliche, and ropa vieja are all tasty and served in large portions. Most meals come with rice and beans and plantains. For the money, you can't ask for... More 

Thank Ken H
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55 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I had lunch with my SO and BFF on a Sunday afternoon and the place was packed. We went to the location off of Pines Blvd and University. It’s a fairly large space and there are lots of tables so there was no wait. This place will definitely work for large groups as we saw several groups seated together. This... More 

Thank Torri K
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is my favorite La Carreta restaurant. They are very friendly and kind. The food is good and you will have a nice time.

Thank Latte B
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30 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Service great, Delicious Cuban food and moderate prices. We ordered and the food was quick to be prepared. The serving portions are very generous and the fresh juice options they have are so good!

Thank Adriana M
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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92 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016

We have been here multiple times. The food is great and the service is excellent. They have a wide variety to choose from so you should find what you want.

Thank CongaPete
Pembroke Pines, Florida
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128 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 12, 2016 via mobile

If you read my reviews I'm easy to please but this place doesn't impress me! The atmosphere and the food was meh?!! I found the entrees weren't impressive and the service was below par! We had 6 family members dining and none of us were impressed!

Thank david b
Pembroke Pines, Florida
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 21, 2016 via mobile

Beautiful restaurant with great staff. Great food and ambiance. With a great weekend buffet that is affordable for the family, no one will leave hungry

Thank Richelle D
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9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 24, 2016 via mobile

Food is not bad, but is way too noisy. We don't like to eat in a place that people are yelling and others are talking on their cell phone... :(

Thank Emily G
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 21, 2016 via mobile

Good Cuban food, good service. The place to eat Cuban food in Pembroke Pines. A favorite of mine. While you are there, try the mamey shake. Delicious.

1 Thank Devon L
Orlando, Florida
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77 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 13, 2016 via mobile

I really enjoy ourselves here! Great Cuban coffe. Cuban bread with toast! We had breakfast here. The Chorizo omelette was large and flavorful.

Thank Lynette1212

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Latin, Spanish, Cuban, Caribbean
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Dining on a budget, Large groups, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 12:00 am
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 301 N University Dr, Pembroke Pines, FL 33024-6717
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Pembroke Pines
  • Phone Number: +1 954-966-8161

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