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El Cubo de Cuba

3106 SE Hawthorne Blvd, Portland, OR 97214-4123
+1 971-544-7801
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good53%
  • Average5%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible0%
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“plantains” (13 reviews)
“maduros” (6 reviews)
“cuban sandwich” (14 reviews)
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Caribbean, Latin, Cuban, Spanish, South American, Vegetarian Friendly
3106 SE Hawthorne Blvd, Portland, OR 97214-4123
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Delicious food, generous portions, the tostones were really good, friendly staff. Food was delicious! They had great vegan options. Loved it

Thank greentan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Simple and very tasty Cuban food. Service is quick and meals are inexpensive and the menu is large enough to satisfy all family members.

Thank Adly H
Reviewed 10 October 2017

The Cuban sandwich was fantastic specially if you have the Cocojito drink with it. El Cubo is a casual place with lots of character reminding you of the tropics. If you like Cuban music like I do, you would really enjoy your time at this...More

Thank mali2007
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Want authentic you get authentic, The prices are pretty steep, but for authentic we will pay, The Cuban sandwich was delicious, the dirty rice was so flavorful and the Empanadas delicious, the sangria was super yummy. The service was awesome! Will be back.

Thank Leslie K
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Authentic Cuba bowls & plates, drinks; salsa music. Enjoy black beans & rice (white, brown or yellow) with tasty meats, shrimp or veggie. Great selection of beverages.

Thank KScatt331
Reviewed 25 August 2017

What a wonderful restaurant! The rice bowls and empanadas were excellent! So was the Cuban sangria. The atmosphere is colorful and fun too. The staff is extremely friendly.

Thank Anne0827
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Was told by friends in the area that this was good Cuban food. I was very disappointed. Two people in our party ordered the mamey shake and it was a faded, bland concoction with not much mamey flavor. The special of the day was vaca...More

Thank Mily O
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

There are very few Cuban options in Portland and this place is one of them. I love the 'local' feel and the food is very good. The atmosphere is light and bright and a good place to just hang on the patio or even for...More

Thank JenDenMythra
Reviewed 29 June 2017

The Mojo Shrimp bowl included +/- 6 large shrimp marinated in a tasty sauce along with rice, beans, avocado, mango and plantains... very good!

Thank awolhughes
Reviewed 21 June 2017

My mom lives around the corner from here and I wanted to eat here for every meal during my visit! We visited for an early mid-week lunch when it wasn't crowded. Upon entrance, we were immediately welcomed and felt at home due to the warmth...More

Thank KellenKellen
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15 April 2017|
Response from Dar Sigfusson | Reviewed this property |
I don't, at least not in Portland.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$11
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
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11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3106 SE Hawthorne Blvd, Portland, OR 97214-4123
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 971-544-7801
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