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Don Carlin Restaurant

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11447 W Oakland Park Blvd, Sunrise, FL 33323-1465
+1 954-578-1464
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good35%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“plantains” (5 reviews)
“oxtail” (4 reviews)
“flan” (3 reviews)
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Latin, Cuban, Caribbean, Spanish
$$ - $$$
11447 W Oakland Park Blvd, Sunrise, FL 33323-1465
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Reviewed November 22, 2016 via mobile

So yummy! My family of five stopped in for dinner and were not disappointed. Very friendly staff, very kid friendly, and great food. Will absolutely be back!

Thank laweber28
Reviewed September 19, 2016 via mobile

Trust me on this I am 1/2 Cuban and I grew up eating cuban food... the food might be good but this is not authentic Cuban food. Everyone that works or cooks their is from somewhere in South America.

Thank Frances N
Reviewed June 7, 2016 via mobile

The ox tail was excellent. The beans was perfect also. And the homemade lemonade. You have to taste it. Very nice place. :-)

Thank Michael-M12345678
Reviewed June 2, 2016

Had lunch with a Spanish friend who lives in PR & he gave it a thumbs up I would have to agree. Service can be a tad slow

Thank Kcuface
Reviewed May 18, 2016

The food is good and the place is clean. It says cuban cuisine on the sign but the people that cook there are all from South America. You can get chicken steak, black beans and rice and plantains for $12.00. But ask for the garlic...More

Thank Frances N
Reviewed May 1, 2016

We like family owned establishments v. Chains and this is hands down superior to a chain. Waited till after second visit to review. Pulled pork apps are to die for. All other food in visits, fresh/made from scratch... Can not be beat. One of best...More

Thank ricklax1
Reviewed May 1, 2016

We were in the area on a Sunday at lunchtime and did not want to go near the mall crowds for food. We are Cubans, but do not cook Cuban food often. We ordered 3 appetizers, 3 dishes, and a dessert. All the items we...More

1  Thank Labomba461
Reviewed March 15, 2016

My brother introduced us to Don Carlin's for a real taste of Cuba and we thoroughly enjoyed our experience beginning with the enthusiastic greeting by Hugo and followed by his quick, friendly service.Our food was delicious--Ropa Vieja for me with tender beef, the requisite rice...More

Thank LongIslandMabel
Reviewed March 5, 2016

We were a little concerned when we walked into Don Carlin because we were the only customers. Sure were glad we stayed for dinner. The roasted pork and the pork chunks both had excellent flavor. Perfect along with rice, black beans and fried plantains. All...More

Thank eleanorl671
Reviewed February 19, 2016

We stopped for a quick dinner based on the concierge recommendation and he was right about the food. Very authentic and delicious with fresh made sangria! The service was great, very accommodating and made some great suggestions on menu items.

Thank debra r
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11447 W Oakland Park Blvd, Sunrise, FL 33323-1465
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Broward County  >  Sunrise
  • Phone Number: +1 954-578-1464
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