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Vicente's Cuban Cuisine

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Latin, Spanish, Cuban, Caribbean, South American, Central American
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1250 Library St, Detroit, MI 48226-2252
(313) 962-8800
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 2:00 am
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2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

fast friendly service. the best food I had in Detroit. reasonably priced. large portions. had two seafood dishes. calimari and the talapia. both excellent. would recommend to anyone in Detroit.

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Cary, North Carolina, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

First time visit this week. Will definitely try to stop by again when in town. I tried the arroz con pollo to see how they did with the classics. They killed it. Really enjoyed it. Nice decor and very good service. Everyone else enjoyed their meals.

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Thank Jim M
Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Just completed a business trip and our local guy took us to Vincente's. our reservations were met on time and the friendly staff quickly seated us. Drink orders were taken, along with several appetizers to split. They came in short time and were very good. A round of house salads and a few black bean soups were next, which were... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Always good. Great sangria, I like the red and white mixed. Has become a Saturday lunch ritual after a stop at Eastern Market.

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Thank WineSpartan
Detroit, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is full of ambiance. The food is not as good as it was when the old lady was cooking but is still extremely good food. We went on their dance lesson day and it was fun,light and humorous entertainment.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have been a customer of Vicente's since they opened. They serve great food and have a very friendly and attentive staff. I have been to Miami several times and visited several of it's Cuban restaurants. Vicente's in on par with them.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Nice Cuban restaurant! Good food and drinks. I love both the red and white Sangria. The patio is nice in the summer!

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Thank travelnoireS
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I ordered the pernil and it was tasteless. Servers are friendly and ambiance is nice. However my friend ordered the cazuela de marisco and loved it.

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Thank Julie D
Wyandotte, Michigan
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2016

I have been here, 3 times. The first time I ordered the Lemon Chicken, simply fabulous! I dreamed about that dish. I went a few weeks later and ordered the same thing. The chicken was WAY overcooked and tough. Still wanting to give this place the benefit of the doubt, I took my nephew here from Texas. I ordered the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2016 via mobile

This is the second time I have been and it was amazing! Great waitstaff and amazing food and drinks! I can't wait to come back on a Friday or Saturday for salsa! White sangria, Yuka fries and bacon wrapped shrimp!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Latin, Spanish, Cuban, Caribbean, South American, Central American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Large groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Bar scene, Special occasions, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1250 Library St, Detroit, MI 48226-2252
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Detroit
  • Phone Number: (313) 962-8800

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