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212 W Main St, Somerville, NJ 08876-2809
+1 908-722-8602
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good49%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible7%
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“flan” (15 reviews)
“plantains” (16 reviews)
“ropa vieja” (7 reviews)
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Latin, Cuban, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
212 W Main St, Somerville, NJ 08876-2809
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Reviewed yesterday

So many choices, we've never had a bad meal here. Authentic Cuban food. Lunch buffett available. It's also BYOB restaurant. Enjoy!!

Thank emunoz128
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I'm not Cuban (nor Hispanic) so cannot compare cuisine to other comparable restaurants. That said, I love what I get here - we've been visiting for over 15 years now! The green salad dressing is really special (they use to sell it!). My favorite is...More

Thank dhoerl
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Absolutely fantastic food. Chicharrónes, Tostones, Coquettas, Cuban sandwiches, Empanadas. Had them all and they were all perfect!! Casual and clean. Inexpensive as well. This is a must stop place in Somerville.

Thank RoadNoise
Reviewed 11 May 2017

I have eaten at this restaurant twice, when passing through the area. Having lived in Miami for years this is the closest to the Cuban food we were accustomed to back in South Florida. The pork was tender and not dried out. The black beans...More

Thank DMSMD64
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Buffet and authentic Cuban menu. Lots of main entrees to choose from, almost two pages worth. Steaks chicken seafood pork. Casual atmosphere, Cuban music not too loud and pleasant to listen too. Greeted quickly and my order was taken quickly. I didn’t order a beverage,...More

Thank P F B
Reviewed 19 April 2017

I live in South Florida so I know my Cuban food. I did not expect this small place to meet my expectations but it did. A good barometer to determine how good the food could be is to order the asado (lechon). This typical Cuban...More

Thank Alex080856
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Very well prepared and authentic (Cuban) offerings. Very pleasant service. Reasonably priced. We are recommending to friends.

Thank Gail T
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

A road side find! This homey place take it to the next level. If you are just looking to experience casual Cuban cusine without expending tons of money, this is the place. Great Yelp find BYOB, very attentive service. We had the Yuca and Masitas...More

Thank Luis P
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

Cute BYOB in downtown Somerville with authentic Latin cuisine. Lively atmosphere and nice vibe. We tried the plantain and guacamole appetizer, ropa vieja, mole pork, and the garlic shrimp entrees. All were delicious. Both the flan and tres leche cake were quite good. Owner engaged...More

Thank cmi113
Reviewed 30 March 2017

The appy sampler is very good. I highly recommend it if you are first timer at this restaurant. Wait staff is very friendly and service was great. The chicken and rice was very good. pork was very tender. BYOB.

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20 January 2015|
Response from Joe V | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they have a lunch buffet. I haven't done it but I've seen the setup for it. I believe it is 8.95 per person. Probably only weekdays.
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
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Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 212 W Main St, Somerville, NJ 08876-2809
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Somerville
  • Phone Number: +1 908-722-8602
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