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La Isla Restaurant

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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FROM THE GRIDDLE​
Strawberry
Guava cream cheese
Omar’s Stuffed French Toast
As see on food Network's Throwdown With Bobby Flay- pullman style egg bread filled, dipped in cinnamon batter and coated with corn flakes and almonds
7.00
French Toast
Made with pullman style bread, topped with toasted almonds and powdered sugar
8.50
Fresh Blueberry Banana Pancakes
7.00
Buttermilk Pancakes
CEREAL​
4.50
With mixed fresh fruit +1.50
Oatmeal
Old fashioned oats cooked in milk (banana, strawberry, blueberry, mango)
8.50
Fruit, Yogurt and Granola Plate
Fresh fruit, organic Greek yogurt and granola
3.50
Corn Flakes
BEVERAGES​
4.00
Morir Soñando
Frappé made with fresh orange juice, evaporated milk and sugar
3.75
Batidos
Flavors banana - coconut - guanabana guava - mamey - mango - papaya trigo - malted milk
3.00
Fresh Orange Juice
Reg 2.25
Lg 3.00
Cuban Latte
1.50
Espresso
(Decaf available)
EGGS​
8.50
La Isla Huevos Rancheros
Two poached eggs, spicy tomato sauce in a fried tortilla shell served over black beans with a side of rice
14.00
Churrasco a Caballo con Arroz y Frijoles Negros
Grilled skirt steak topped with red onion served with fried eggs, rice and black beans
La Isla Egg Sandwich 7.00
Egg, bacon, tomato, avocado and red onion on multigrain bread
6.00
Huevos al Gusto con Papas y Tostada
Two eggs any style served with homefries and toast
Egg white omelette +1.00
A Tu Manera 9.00
Fluffy egg omelette with your choice of 3 fillings, served with home fries and toast spinach, tomato, mushroom, onion, sweet plantain, bacon, ham, chorizo español cheese: swiss, american, manchego, queso blanco
SIDES​
3.50
Chorizo Español
Homefries
Applewood Smoked Bacon
Ham​
4.50
Sweet Plantains
French Fries
1.75
Multigrain Toast
Cuban Toast
4.50
Fresh Seasonal Fruit Cup
About
Havana meets Miami in Hoboken! Serving traditional Cuban food at both locations. At the Uptown location serving over 40 Wines-by-the-Glass and a dozen Craft Beers on tap.
PRICE RANGE
$10 - $25
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
CUISINES
Caribbean, Latin, Spanish, Cuban
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Table Service, Delivery
Reviews (338)
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All reviews brunch cuban sandwich stuffed french toast papa rellena plantains flan huevos rancheros maduros lechon asado tres leches black beans chicken soup ceviche pollo mashed potatoes bread cafe con leche
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We enjoyed our breakfast. I loved the Cuban French toast. My grandparents had spinach and plantain omelettes. We want to return for dinner someday !

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Beachgirly1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place is very tiny and is cramped a bit but the brunch especially the French toast here is awesome . It’s a very cute Cuban place good for family and friends for a quick brunch We went here quite a few times and def...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank upupandaway7
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice resto in Hoboken. Cuban cuisine good choice of entrees and sandwich. Large servings, small price. Pollo asado with rice and platanos really tasty.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank 206giuseppes
Reviewed March 6, 2019 via mobile

Went here for lunch. Great atmosphere - you can imagine this restaurant hadn’t changed in decades. Food was tasty, generous and great value. A real gem.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank peterhC3689ZV
Reviewed January 11, 2019 via mobile

Small place but comfortable. We had 4 at out table which is the maximum any one table can hold. Food was delicious. Three of us had the El Cubano sandwich which was great. One had the chick dish found on the special list every day...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank jcost4oe
Reviewed December 19, 2018

This is the original La Isla in Hoboken. I love the coziness of the place. The food is always good and super comforting. And the café con leche is so so delicious!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank ramamir
Reviewed December 16, 2018

I was pleasantly surprised with their portion generosity, so be mindful and don't order too much. I loved the cassava! Was however disappointed with their tres leches cake. I make it better at home. They have traditional Cuban items on their menu which makes it...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank breenhaziq
Reviewed October 24, 2018 via mobile

Ordered "El Cubano", and it was good. Restaurant is small and homey. Restaurant is also featured on Diners, Drive-Thrus and Dives.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank RemolinoG
Reviewed October 7, 2018

Place is ALWAYS packed. It is a good environment, regardless of it being so crowded. The food was not bad; their beef stew was delicious and their rice is good. I wasn't too big of a fan of their Yucca.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Living2Travel2
Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

I had been to this restaurant before and it was good. Did not bother to do a review . This time around, I HAVE TO.The quality and the value was amazing. Had beef and veggie empanadas as an app, to die for. Our entrees were...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank carlos c
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