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Taste of Cuba

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3918 W Touhy Ave, Lincolnwood, IL 60712-1028
+1 847-674-2822
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Oct 3, 2016
“Excellent Cuban Food”
Aug 15, 2015
“Yummy Yuca, Tasty tostones, Fidel TP”
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Latin, Caribbean, Spanish, Cuban
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3918 W Touhy Ave, Lincolnwood, IL 60712-1028
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Reviewed October 3, 2016

What a Fabulous find in our neighborhood in a casual family-run place! Ray, the manager/server was very helpful and his suggestions were right on*** We enjoyed tons of food & the Passion Fruit/Citrus Juice - so yummy! We had: Papa Rellenas - oki, not extraordinary...More

Thank Justsaygrace
Reviewed August 15, 2015

To observe the raising of the U.S. flag in Havana, we decided to check out this little storefront Cuban joint. It's in the odd commercial strip which also houses Renga-Tei & Wholly Frijoles. Parking can be a challenge...we went to a residential street a block...More

Thank cdub333
Reviewed June 14, 2015 via mobile

First I thought the staff was great and didn't have to wait to sit or wait long for food. On the negative side they might want to consider showing how they came up with the bill total on the bill because I really couldn't figure...More

Thank Jay B
Reviewed August 24, 2014

BYOB, great food and good bargain. Small dining area but lots of take-out. One of the few eating establishments that don't force customers to watch sports TV - kudos!

Thank freelibran
Reviewed August 19, 2014

Every time I am visiting my parents in Lincolnwood I always come here to get a Jibarito. A nice family owned Cuban restaurant. Everything that I have had there is SOOO delicious and they are really sweet. HIGHLY RECOMMENDED

Thank Sabrinasnow
Reviewed August 5, 2014 via mobile

Driving by you may pass this place by, except for the wonderful aroma filling the air. I've been there 3 times and I'm hung up and the plantain sandwich with your choice of meat and a great rice dish. Again I can't get past having...More

Thank mmanfredi
Reviewed March 5, 2014

I ate here last year and thoroughly enjoyed the food and the friendliness of the owner. A great sandwich place, the Cuban sandwich was delicious. My wife had the jibarito sandwich and pronounced it delicious as well. We were able to speak with the owner...More

1  Thank Bryan F
Reviewed November 15, 2013 via mobile

Family owned with a unique flair with the great taste of Cuba! This is the place to visit. It's small but has big flavors and aroma. Atmosphere is like what I would think Cuba is like, not having been there myself. But the family running...More

Thank mmanfredi
Reviewed September 7, 2013 via mobile

My wife and I visited on Saturday evening September 7th. We were in the area and were looking for a restaurant. This was the first time we had been to a Cuban restaurant. We mentioned that to our server who might have been the owner....More

Thank Joseph B
Reviewed January 17, 2013

This is a small place that has fresh quality entries. It suited perfectly out taste for some Cuban food. Definitely, the chicken jibarito are the way to go. If you go, try to get there early as the parking can get quite hard to find...More

Thank Benjamin N
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
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Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3918 W Touhy Ave, Lincolnwood, IL 60712-1028
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Lincolnwood
  • Phone Number: +1 847-674-2822
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