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El Rey De Las Fritas

1821 SW 8th St, Miami, FL 33135-3417
+1 305-541-8949
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good45%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“fritas” (61 reviews)
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8:00 AM - 10:30 PMAll hours
Latin, Fast food, Spanish, Diner, Cuban
1821 SW 8th St, Miami, FL 33135-3417
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

every time i work around this place i come to have lunch. the fritas , sandwiches, and shakes are my favorites but their menu doesn't stop there.. quick efficient service if you only got one hour for lunch like me ... hope i work around...More

Thank guillepinar72
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Any of the sandwiches that used to circulate in Havana before the revolution are here, and the flavor is fantastic. The omelette, Cuban, Midnight sandwiches are superb, as well as the Croquette sandwich. But the banner of this place of the frita, from the very...More

Thank Hector M
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

There is a reason why they call it El rey de la fritas. The best Fritas in Miami. Must try the caballo frita traditional frita with A sunny side up egg amazing!

Thank edward218
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

On a day trip to Miami we stopped in Little Havana for lunch and randomly found El Rey De Las Fritas. It's a cute laid back diner with lots of seats at the counters. I ordered the Frita Dulce which was packed with flavor and...More

2  Thank skyyrawrs
Reviewed 9 August 2017

The food and atmosphere at The Del Rey De Las Fritas is as close to Cuba you can get. The menu offers a variety of tasty classic Cuban food at an affordable price where you can bring the entire family. This Little Havana cafeteria is...More

Thank 1WorldTraveler9
Reviewed 26 May 2017

I love this place. They have the best Fritas in town and their Tamal is delicious. The servers are very friendly and the place is clean.

Thank Marlene H
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

Went to el ray de las Fritas for lunch - was good food. The service was great for the locals. You can tell they are a favorite for them. For us the waitress was good. We got the Cuban sandwich and rice and beans -...More

Thank Breadmore
Reviewed 8 May 2017

We came here before our night out for drinks. Big plate of food could not even finish it. Everything was hot and tasty. We all loved it.

Thank Julie M
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

If you miss a home cooked meal, this is the place to be. The service was not so great but the food was excellent.

Thank BeachBella2015
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

If you want to have a great Cuban food you must visit this restaurant. The original Frits is awesome. Prices $ very reasonable.

Thank rdebora31
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 10:30 PM
8:00 AM - 10:30 PM
8:00 AM - 10:30 PM
8:00 AM - 10:30 PM
8:00 AM - 10:30 PM
8:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1821 SW 8th St, Miami, FL 33135-3417
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Miami>  > Little Havana
  • Neighbourhood: Little Havana
  • Phone Number: +1 305-541-8949
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