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Bella Cuba

3940 S. Bristol St, #114, Santa Ana, CA 92704-7451
+1 714-545-5711
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good50%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“roast pork” (6 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Latin, Cuban, Caribbean, Spanish
$$ - $$$
3940 S. Bristol St, #114, Santa Ana, CA 92704-7451
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Reviewed 24 December 2017

The food was similar to the food my mother-in-law in Tampa, Fl would make. She learned from her mother who emigrated from Cuba. My Spanish speaking wife helped me select the main course (roast pork with onions) from the menu. The side dishes included plantanos,...More

Thank bronco15
Reviewed 23 October 2017

I used to work in this area but not when this place was around. I friend suggested we meet here. I am a picky eater and was skeptical of Cuban but I was Pleasantly Surprised. The place was relatively busy for 2pm on a weekday....More

Thank rcaldin
Reviewed 28 July 2017

A friend introduced me to this hidden gem. Its a casual atmosphere, providing good food at reasonable prices. I suggest including a glass of Sangria during your visit.

Thank Anthony T
Reviewed 19 April 2017

I always get the garlic chicken! It is to die for! Love this place! The atmosphere is great and the food never disappoints!

Thank Samantha H
Reviewed 18 December 2016

We usually gravitate to Cuban restaurants when vising cities and this trip was no exception. Bella Cuba has a very good menu selection and I would have to say the Arroz Con Pollo was definitely in my Top 5, chicken was moist and tasty, and...More

Thank Kenneth R
Reviewed 21 November 2016

Food was excellent. The volume was amazing for the price. You will have to take some home! Variety top notch. The service was perfection. We had water and delicious hot crusty bread immediately. Our food came up quickly and nice and hot. French fries were...More

Reviewed 13 November 2016

The place was packed. But, the food came out quick and they were turning the tables at a rapid rate. All 3 of us had different variations of pork. Our favorite was the fried pork chunks. Their beans and rice came separate. When I've had...More

Thank lew w
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

The Cuban food is good here but they should stick with the traditional menu. They had lomo saltado (a Peruvian dish) as a special dish and failed. They have tasty roasted chicken and platano maduros.

Thank Cynthia G
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

Big restaurant located just a few meters from Hilton and crown plaza Costa Mesa. Nice environment with good music. Nice stuff specially the lady at reception. With fast wifi, good prices at the menu.

1  Thank manrehe
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Best Cuban food in Orange County as well as a lot of friendly waiters and waitresses who provide wonderful service. The food is awesome!!!

1  Thank virnol
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Television
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
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 - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3940 S. Bristol St, #114, Santa Ana, CA 92704-7451
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Santa Ana
  • Phone Number: +1 714-545-5711
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