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La Herencia Cafe

4 Aviles St, St. Augustine, FL 32084-4405
+1 904-829-9487
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good26%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“cuban sandwich” (81 reviews)
“plantains” (48 reviews)
“ropa vieja” (37 reviews)
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Latin, Cafe, Spanish, Cuban, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
4 Aviles St, St. Augustine, FL 32084-4405
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Stumbled across this place on a side street on the edge of the Old City. Had a fantastic cuban sandwich with perfectly seasoned black beans and rice topped off with a cafe cubano. They have a full menu including breakfast as well. If the sandwich...More

Thank The_Petrel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a small restaurant with about a dozen tables inside and a few more out on the sidewalk. We went there on a hot, Sunday afternoon. There were no other customers and only one server. The server greeted us, introduced herself, and quickly took...More

Thank LJ482013
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went for a nice breakfast in this pretty spot, that is a little dated. The food was excellent, the service was great (but slow), and the sangria & coffee was nice. The only issue is the exhaust fan - when it gets smokey, it...More

Thank Jim O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in with my husband and two kids (11 and 3) for an early lunch. YUM. I had the Elena Ruth, a pressed turkey, guava, and cream cheese sandwich with plantains...one of the best sandwiches I have ever eaten. I’m pretty sure I’ll be dreaming...More

Thank Shalottlove
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was a great place to get authentic Cuban food. We stopped for a quick lunch and had great Cuban sandwiches and a "real" cup of coffee!

Thank Scopp7
Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile

Food and service are excellent. The food and drinks are authentic and delicious. Best we've had in St Augustine during our visit.

Thank vankirk1kvk
Reviewed 5 June 2018

We had been taking a walking tour of St. Augustine and found this cafe. We stopped for lunch. The food was amazing. My Cuban sandwich was the best I have ever had and my daughter's chicken with pesto sandwich was so good she talked about...More

Thank Karen M
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Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

Dinner was delicious here. Lovely outside table to share the chorizo y queso and then an excellent authentic Cuban meal topped off with coconut rum flan. Service was excellent as was the food. Don’t miss this experience!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 19 May 2018

My wife and I have visited La Herencia multiple times. On each occasion we have enjoyed a variety of authentic, delicious meals served by a top notch staff. The atmosphere is friendly and comfortable as well. We like introducing our friends and family to this...More

Thank Michael G
Reviewed 8 May 2018

Always had breakfast at Herencia but finally tried dinner and it was great. The flavor was outstanding. The creativity in the recipes the best. Will return to this hidden gem.

Thank feblanc0
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9 August 2016|
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Response from ElvisLovedMemphis | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
We do not serve Pancakes however we occasionally will have a French Toast Breakfast Special served with 2 eggs and a choice of ham, chorizo or bacon.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:30 AM - 8:00 PM
8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
8:30 AM - 10:00 PM
8:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 Aviles St, St. Augustine, FL 32084-4405
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  St. Augustine
  • Phone Number: +1 904-829-9487
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Cuban American Cuisine,family restaurant,outside sitting, pet friendly,located on Aviles Street,oldest street in the nation.
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