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La Herencia Cafe

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4 Aviles St, Saint Augustine, FL 32084-4405
+1 904-829-9487
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8:30 am - 8:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 8:30 am - 8:00 pm
Fri - Sat 8:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Lawrence, Kansas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 135 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

La Herencia is on Aviles St. - the oldest street in the country. We had a nice lunch here. They specialize in Cuban-centric food, and the dishes are tasty. It is a good place to take a break during your walking tour of town.

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Thank Robert S
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Don't waste your time. Sandwich burnt. Claiming it was caramelized. Ordered café con leche. Coffee was weak not Cuban at all...to top it off no parking 😑 ...

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Thank Susy M
Melbourne, Florida
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Friendly, reasonably priced, interesting menu, vegetarian friendly ... food was tasty and presented well. Casual and fun on America's oldest street!

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Thank Josephine C
Lincoln Park
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We found this place on our pass through St. Augustine. Quaint little restaurant with a quick menu of sandwiches and several dishes. I ordered a steak sandwich which was delicious, the sweet plantains were so good too. Unfortunately my kids were not fond of their Cuban sandwiches they said it was cold and they told me after the fact. The... More 

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Miami, Florida
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4 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The location of this cafe is in a quaint, quiet street. It reminded me European cafes. The food was good/average- hubby had the Frita ( he loved), I had a salad, it was okay ( it did the job), and the sangria was average. Our server was not the best, gave us wrong soup specials ( winded up not having... More 

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Thank lorrainevivero
Pascagoula, Mississippi
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5 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The waitress was very nice and attentive, however the food was mediocre. I've heard good things about their Cuban sandwiches though, but sadly we were unable to try them. They were located on a cute little side street. We ate outside and it was quiet compared to the rest of the downtown area.

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Thank nhcarneado
Virginia
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 5, 2016

This little gem was one of our favorites. We ate here twice during the week. Loved the Cuban sandwich. Breakfast was good too. Our waitress was so friendly and helpful. We sat outside at the sidewalk tables and soaked up some sun and local culture. Much quieter here on Aviles St. vs. St. George St. I don't usually eat dessert,... More 

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Redington Beach, Florida
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12 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 5, 2016

Walked to the old historic area and down the oldest street in America and found this eatery by accident. We enjoyed the sandwiches, Media Noche and BLT with avocado, along with the Platanos Maduros or Fried Sweet Plantains. Everything was tasty especially the raisin bread pudding which I almost did not order because I was full.,

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Saint Augustine, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 4, 2016

On a busy evening we were lucky to find a restaurant with an open table. The bigger restaurants near the harbor had one hour waiting lists for dinner. Walking through the city we took a chance and were very pleased with the outcome. We started with an Empanada each and began to smile again. My Grilled mango fish wrap sandwich... More 

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Navarre, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 26, 2016 via mobile

My family and I were starving, so we grabbed a late lunch here. I have only had Cuban food twice and this was a bit disappointing. I think that the first one ruined me because it was SO flavorful. This was good, but not very flavorful. It was a nice lunch on a beautiful day!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Latin, Cafe, Spanish, Cuban, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
8:30 am - 8:00 pm
Monday
8:30 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
8:30 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
8:30 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
8:30 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
8:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
8:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 Aviles St, Saint Augustine, FL 32084-4405
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Saint Augustine
  • Phone Number: +1 904-829-9487
Description
Cuban American Cuisine,family restaurant,outside sitting, pet friendly,located on Aviles Street,oldest street in the nation.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?