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La Carreta

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11740 Kendall Drive, Kendall, FL 33156
+1 305-596-5973
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08:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Thu 08:00 - 00:00
Fri - Sat 08:00 - 01:00
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Miami, Florida
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58 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As usual I go to this location if I want to get Cuban food, this time I got Ox tail with Maduros and Congri, outstanding. Order was to go.

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Thank waranchelo
Miami, Florida
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had lunch here with my friend and we were very happy with the service and the food was excelent. I specially loved the palomilla and moros. Thank you

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Thank Maria A
Memphis, Tennessee
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

This is one of the best Cuban restaurants I have eaten at. Authentic cuisine with a great atmosphere where everyone speaks Spanish. It was full of young, old, business and to go customers. I had the Cuban sandwich, black bean soup and we shared some yucca fries which were great. Highly recommend the friendly atmosphere. Guava Pastell to go for... More 

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Thank Greg L
Homestead, Florida
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31 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016

Great cuban food. Nice place with great service. Love all of their food. Everything is amazing. Definetly get the bang for your buck here. Very authentic as well

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Thank Melissa W
Stillwater, MN
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198 reviews
138 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016

Good food, good menu, good service, good staff, good staffing, clean, easy parking, popular with locals, dine-in or take-out or deliver.

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Thank StillwaterTraveler
Patillas, Puerto Rico
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15 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

Excellent food. Very variable menu. Excellent prices. The service was A+. this place was all you are looking for a great family dinner.

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Thank chagui153
Miami
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42 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 April 2016 via mobile

If you're visiting Miami and looking for good local food come to La Carreta. They have good breakfast and dinner. Try the Cuban coffee, croquetas and Cuban toast to get the Miami locals experience! Just make sure you drink that Cuban coffee early in the morning because you will be wired for the next couple hours.

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Thank Eddieb45
Miami, Florida
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236 reviews
172 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 March 2016 via mobile

We order of or delivery. We order two types of soup, chicken and fabada Asturiana. They were very good. We also order several pork sandwiches they were very tasty. The tostones came nicely warm. The wait was shorter than they told us, wish is always pleasant. The lady taking the order by phone was very helpful, but she forgot to... More 

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Thank MJ778
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82 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 March 2016 via mobile

We ordered the oxtail stew, fried pork chunks, tostones filled with shrimp, and the Marquita's . Wow this place is great every time we come. It is a sure bet for great Cuban food!

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Boynton Beach, Florida
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31 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 February 2016 via mobile

La Carreta has been a staple of South Florida for over 25 years, and they still make great cuban food. But that is not all, the service at this location has been the best as well for over 25 years. Want cuban food, go where the locals go, and check La Carreta out for great cuban food & service. P.D.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
Latin, Spanish, Cuban, Caribbean
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Delivery, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 00:00
Monday
08:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 00:00
Thursday
08:00 - 00:00
Friday
08:00 - 01:00
Saturday
08:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11740 Kendall Drive, Kendall, FL 33156
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Kendall
  • Phone Number: +1 305-596-5973

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?