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MI Bandera Restaurant

518 32nd St, Union City, NJ 07087-3911
+1 201-348-2828
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good22%
  • Average22%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible17%
Travelers talk about
“churrasco” (4 reviews)
“steak” (3 reviews)
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Latin, Cuban
$$ - $$$
518 32nd St, Union City, NJ 07087-3911
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Reviewed August 16, 2018 via mobile

Have been going to this restaurant for many years. Their food has never disappointed! I almost always order the small churrasco (which is by no means small) and it is one of the best steaks I eat in the many restaurants I visit. Do yourself...More

Thank Talia M
Reviewed March 13, 2018 via mobile

A staple for many years in the area, serving Cuban food a bit on the moderate to pricey side. Food was very good, service friendly and attentive. Full bar. Parking in lot next to restaurant.

Thank rex e
Reviewed November 9, 2017

I am from South America, where we eat a lot of BBQ and this place is great. Very fair price for what they give you. This was not the first time I was here. It is fantastic every time!! We really love it!

Thank Karina V
Reviewed October 16, 2017

I grew up to n PR, eating churrascos, and living in DC area there is no where to have a good churrasco, but this restaurants churrasco melted in my mouth, loved the tostones too. An outstanding Cuban Restaurant that is open 24 hours. If your...More

Thank Tony P
Reviewed August 8, 2017

This place is very similiar to Las Palmas which is in the same county, but not the same city. It's a Cuban restaurant and it serves pretty decent food. It's quiet, respectful, and family orientated. In my opinion it's a bit pricey and not as...More

Thank Marlon M
Reviewed March 9, 2017

This was my first time going here. The menu is a blend of different types of Latin inspired foods. The restaurant is quite large and the grills with the fresh meat grilling are right in the middle of the restaurant on the second floor. The...More

Thank Tammy F
Reviewed November 29, 2016

I live in Miami and I had never had Cuban food like this, delicious, fresh, and perfect cuban cuisine, service was good could be better, food was excellent.

Thank JuanPablo C
Reviewed October 24, 2016

Decent food and good atmosphere, but priced too high given the fact that it is located on top of a grocery store in Union City, NJ.

Thank Fugitive54
Reviewed August 5, 2016 via mobile

This place is going down hill! We have been coming here for years but tonight was surely our last visits. The waiters are extremely sneaky raising the prices on the bill from what is stated on the menu with hopes things won't be caught. Truly...More

1  Thank Giuseppe C
Reviewed July 12, 2016 via mobile

The food didn't seem the same as my prior visit. Actually my wife got sick afterwards. Maybe it was just that night, but probably won't be coming back anytime soon.

Thank Warriors07
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Families with children, Large groups
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 - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 518 32nd St, Union City, NJ 07087-3911
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Union City
  • Phone Number: +1 201-348-2828
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