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El Cubano

13-15 Kellet Way, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible20%
7 Sep 2014
“Kim laine”
30 Aug 2014
“Terrible service and average food”
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Caribbean, Cuban
13-15 Kellet Way, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Reviewed 8 September 2014 via mobile

Been here twice before but never rated. I need to express how delicious the food is here. The menu has a extensive range of meals to choose from. Very rustic and extremely yummy. Love the dancing & cocktails on a Friday night. Hideaway treasure

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Reviewed 31 August 2014

We were given a voucher as a present and were very disappointed in the experience. The place was quite busy and there were 2 staff serving. We were given the set menu and water and asked what we would like to drink. We ordered Mojitos...More

1  Thank Jcmacca
Reviewed 30 August 2014 via mobile

This experience was the typical Sydney stuff - food and mojitos were lovely, service was slow, uncommunicative and flat out rude. Even asking where our first round of drinks was, after 20 mins, got met with a sharp, defensive rebuke. NOT WORTH THE TRIP TO...More

1  Thank ronzos
Reviewed 23 August 2014

What a great find! My boyfriend and I visited El Cubano with a Groupon voucher and were really impressed with the experience - the food was delicious, the ambience charming and romantic and the service attentive. I don't understand the negative reviews for this place...More

1  Thank Amanda L
Reviewed 14 August 2014

this Cuban restaurant is hidden in a small alley in potts point, Sydney. quite easy to find thanks to google map. We brought a groupon voucher which come with free drinks, 1 entrée and 1 main per head. The dishes were delicious, esp the pork...More

Thank Chee1
Reviewed 10 July 2014

This is a really interesting place that needs some more patronage. Went there on a voucher (which was great value) and wouldn't have known about it otherwise. Been back since then - really nice food, authentic, funky atmosphere but not overwhelmingly pretentious (which is a...More

Thank Zaubie
Reviewed 20 June 2014 via mobile

We went here as we had only tried Cuban food once which was ordinary so had the chance to try their tasting plate, this time we were not disappointed. The 8 dishes were well presented and all were excellent, Jose the Chef took great pride...More

Thank jockeygirl
Reviewed 13 June 2014

Like a lot of people we arrived with a voucher for the "tasting menu". The downstairs bar was dark and deserted so we went upstairs to be seated. We sat, a waitress took our coupons and we ordered a couple of beers and a bottle...More

1  Thank FatBl0ke
Reviewed 7 June 2014 via mobile

I have to say that unfortunately, El Cubano doesn't deliver. We arrived a little early and ordered a drink from the limited choices at the dark, empty bar downstairs. The atmosphere was a bit strange and not the fun, relaxed vibe we had expected. That...More

1  Thank Belindavt27
Reviewed 28 May 2014

Not having eaten Cuban food before, we bought a voucher for this restaurant with friends and booked for a Friday night. At 7pm there was one other couple in the restaurant, so not much ambience, but by the time we left just before 9pm it...More

Thank Lynne H
Kings Cross
Changing liquor laws are remodeling "The Cross,"
Sydney's red light district. These new rules have
encouraged trendy cafes and boutiques to pop-up in the
area, as well as organic markets on Saturdays. The
area's nightclubs are still popular with youngsters,
however, who will dance to the early morning hours on
weekend nights. There are plenty of artifacts from
Kings Cross' shady past when gangsters and liquor
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6:00 PM - 2:00 AM
6:00 PM - 2:00 AM
6:00 PM - 2:00 AM
6:00 PM - 2:00 AM
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  • Address: 13-15 Kellet Way, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney>  > Kings Cross
  • Neighbourhood: Kings Cross
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