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La Isla Uptown

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25 12th St, Hoboken, NJ 07030-5359
+1 201-659-6090
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good21%
  • Average19%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“brunch” (2 reviews)
“yuca” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Latin, Cuban, Caribbean, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
25 12th St, Hoboken, NJ 07030-5359
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Reviewed July 9, 2018

Great Cuban food, from sandwiches to dinner: a wide selection of dishes. All authentically prepared.Reasonable prices. Friendly service. Good wine list.

Thank pintandpiet
Reviewed May 26, 2018 via mobile

Happened to be out and was hungry...this was the closest place. What a surprisingly awesome joint! The food was amazing, our bartender was super chill, and the place was just the right kind of quirky and cool. We loved it and will definitely be back.

Thank TophersTravels71
Reviewed April 11, 2018 via mobile

Lively and airy space serves delicious Cuban fare for all meals. Great place for dates, dining solo or for groups. Food is always hot and delicious and staff is delightful and friendly.

Thank Jennifer Z
Reviewed April 2, 2018 via mobile

Great South American flavors and food, nice staff in a nice setting. Nice combos of different tastes but a bit bland or pail compared to what one gets “on site”.

Thank Jan P
Reviewed April 1, 2018 via mobile

What a GREAT restaurant! Visiting my daughter who lives in Hoboken and this was one of the few who would take a reservation (party of 7). Stuffed French toast was amazing. Others had the breakfast burrito and avocado toast which were specials. Delicious!! Had a...More

Thank cem1960
Reviewed March 2, 2018 via mobile

An unplanned stop at this warm and welcoming restaurant in the middle of a storm. Ambiance is friendly and inviting—a little slice of Cuba on a cold winter day. Service was attentive, but not bothersome. Cuban coffee was delicious, Huevos Rancheros was well presented and...More

Thank rebeccagottberg
Reviewed January 31, 2018

My family and I went for brunch to have their famous guava stuffed french toast. They really lived up to the rave reviews. The Cuban dishes are delicious and authentic, as are their typical brunch items, such as the parfait and regular french toast. The...More

Thank Marina C
Reviewed January 1, 2018 via mobile

I really enjoy this restaurant. The food is consistently good. I really enjoy the brunch and like that this location sells alcohol. They usually have daily specials that are really good deals. I think the chicken soup is exceptional and the pressed sandwiches are to...More

Thank Jill D
Reviewed November 28, 2017

Went for very late dinner as a group of 4. The personnel was very welcoming, despite the late hour we were offered pretty good options that the kitchen stuff put together really quickly. The food was great, empanadas were delicious! Flan was amazing. Will definitely...More

Thank NJtraveller95
Reviewed November 25, 2017 via mobile

We ate here with friends who stay around the area and had a very good dinner. Friendly service and reasonable prices. It has a cubanean style food. Crispy salads and nice seafood dishes. Prawns and scallops ( a special on that day.priced a little on...More

Thank maltiger
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25 12th St, Hoboken, NJ 07030-5359
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Hoboken
  • Phone Number: +1 201-659-6090
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