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“Not a happy lunch.”
Review of Mi Apa Latin Cafe

Mi Apa Latin Cafe
Ranked #20 of 594 Restaurants in Gainesville
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $5 - $10
Cuisines: Latin
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Good for: Large groups, Families with children
Dining options: Late Night, Breakfast, Lunch, Delivery, Outdoor Seating
Reviewed January 17, 2013

Hard, precooked flat iron steak, really hard, I visited once, never went back. Considering the price I paid for this lunch, I could have eaten at another local type family restaurant and it would have been a better experience.

Thank Dennis B
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Reviewed January 1, 2013

This place is almost always great, with fresh fruit juices and yummy sandwiches and GREAT Yuca fries. Just have to mention one visit when the pork was dry as a bone and the usually delicious empanadas were not fresh and tasted a bit off. Might be one of those hit-or-miss places.

Thank Andrea P
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Reviewed December 21, 2012

Mi Apa has been popular in Gainesville for several years, so they do something right. Guess it is the food. For a dining experience, it's a bit like a food court; plastic plates and silverware are not very upscale. The inside area is overly bright with light. The patio, right on the parking lot, is OK in nice weather and not too noisy. On my most recent visit, the music was loud outside so we chose inside. Well, it was just as bad, hard to carry on a conversation. Portions are good sized, we took home leftovers. The Cuban sandwich could be split with two diners. Chunky pork is a good dish and the fried plantains are fine, too. But overall, I'd rather pay $1 more a dish and get real plates and forks, and lower the light level.

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Thank JFGainesville
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Reviewed December 13, 2012

I have eaten there or have food delivered several times. Great cuban and miami sandwiches. Fried plantains are great. Tasty pork, chicken and beef dishes. Black bean is good but a little salty for my taste though.

Thank KJC93
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Reviewed December 11, 2012

The cuban food is really good, like what my mother would make at home. It is in expensive for the amount of food you get compared to other places. Great cuban coffee. No alcohol.

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Thank fltrina
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