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La Carreta

3632 SW 8th St, Miami, FL 33135-4112
+1 305-444-7501
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good38%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Caribbean, Latin, Spanish, Cuban, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3632 SW 8th St, Miami, FL 33135-4112
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Having grown up in Miami and being exposed to excellent Cuban food from the grandmothers of my friends, I can say without question that La Carreta is as close to home cooking as you will find. That is probably the reason why they have been...More

1  Thank Michael Y
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have been to all of the locations for this restaurant and they do a good job of keeping the food quality consistently good. The best dish was got was the chicken which was so moist and delicious. The Ceviche appetizer is also very good....More

1  Thank lgriller
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I took the family for dinner and that was the first time I tried this place, because our usual place was closed. I was pleasantly surprised. The place was crowded and the food was very good. I tried the churasca which was cooked perfectly, and...More

1  Thank mikesgbear1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went on family recommendation. Quick bite after marlins game. Frankly my first impression was neutral. Felt kinda like a family food chain but did not realize it was a chain. Regardless, highly recommend the Cuban espresso. Delicious. Started meal there. We sampled 4 different main...More

1  Thank jandchi
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We came here with a tour company to have an authentic Cuban lunch. We were served empanadas, Cuban sandwiches, plantains, black beans, rice, and a fantastically sweet dessert. It was all pretty good, and I got a great mixture of different Cuban foods. I just...More

1  Thank Brittany L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The mojitos were made with real cane sugar--cane included! Go for happy hour, it's buy one, get one :) Everything is very tasty and reasonable priced. My Cuban friend took me, and it's one of his go-to places...as it is for many Cubans, especially on...More

1  Thank Eve L
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Nice clean restaurant. Service was great. The food is absolutely delicious. The rice was scrumptous. Best cuban sandwich ever!! Empanadas mouth watering. Nothing negative to say. Everything positive!!! Go in confidence!!

1  Thank 869elizabethf
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

This place is a most go place. Food is absolutely outstanding. D best mojito. Staff friendly n knowledgeable. Prices very good. Deserts delicious and must have coffee

1  Thank abehache
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

Today was not a very good day to go to "la carreta" avoid this restaurant when is raining! When it rains the water gets in through the ceiling.

Thank Tata B
Reviewed 28 July 2017

Were in Miami with a group of seven. We were seated promptly. Service was great! Menu options were excellent and food was great! Don't forget to take a picture with the rooster.

Thank mejo1
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George G
11 March 2017|
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Response from casas9425 | Reviewed this property |
This would then not be a good choice for eating, Many dishes have all those ingredients she does not eat. You can request a salad without dressing but may have problems with other things on the menu.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 02:00
08:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3632 SW 8th St, Miami, FL 33135-4112
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Miami>  > Little Havana
  • Neighbourhood: Little Havana
  • Phone Number: +1 305-444-7501
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