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Amor Cubano

2018 3rd Ave, New York City, NY 10029-3263
+1 212-996-1220
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“cubano” (17 reviews)
“lechon asado” (3 reviews)
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Latin, Cuban, Caribbean
$$ - $$$
2018 3rd Ave, New York City, NY 10029-3263
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Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

Food was somewhat inconsistent a couple of entrees were good, but Paella and Arroz con Pollo were excellent! Service was good to start but as restaurant got busier it became worse.

Thank GeorgiaLucy41
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

We came here for a quick bite and drink before our actual reservation somewhere else. We decided on appitizers and mojitos. Mojitos didnt taste like mojitos and chicken empanadas were so over stuffed. First empanadas I order were ice cold in the middle so I...More

Thank Maryann L
Reviewed 9 April 2018

Wow! We love Cuban food, music, culture. This is the best place we have been outside of Havana! The live band was fantastic! The mojitos were as good or better than in Havana! The food was delicious and the atmosphere cozy and inviting. Can't wait...More

Thank Ivy C
Reviewed 2 March 2018

Great Place! Great Staff! Delicious Food!!!! Right in Spanish Harlem. I have been here on a few occasions. Every time I go, its a great experience. If you enjoy Cuban food, this place is really good. Great atmosphere! Have tried the Empanadas, the Tostones Rellenos,...More

Thank Louis F
Reviewed 4 February 2018

I recently ate here with my girlfriend's and we really enjoyed ourselves! It was our first meal on our trip to NYC and we were pleased with the recommendation. Everyone was happy with their food selections and the variety of mojitos was so good. Just...More

Thank Julie S
Reviewed 21 January 2018

Fabulous I recommend the ceviche and the Churrasco. the music was delightful. They serve a fabulous Mojito And whit sangria . I would skip desserts.

Thank Lily A
Reviewed 12 December 2017

Amazing atmosphere in this East Harlem gem. The food is beyond this world (I am still thinking about my stuffed chicken a day later). The service is quick and very pleasant, and there is a range of amazing mojitos to choose from. We went on...More

Thank adamasrinsky
Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

My friend and I had a fun time at this restaurant. Instead of bread, we started with plantain chips and dip. Delicious! The red snapper is also very good. The music makes you feel like you are somewhere tropical. Plus the fruity mojitos really add...More

Thank Lisa M
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Excellent service and delicious food. They know their Cuban staples: the ropa and the Cubano are exactly what you're looking for. The flan was equally delicious, light and spongy. Topping off the experience was an excellent Cuban trio performing live on and off throughout the...More

Thank BobGod8
Reviewed 27 July 2017

We went to Amor Cubano early on a quiet evening. The food was very good, and our server was warm and extremely attentive. We were six people, and we had a main dish and a drink each, and we shared a few appetizers and a...More

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Barry W
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Response from Lily A | Reviewed this property |
There is parking in the street. We circled twice and there was parking a block away.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2018 3rd Ave, New York City, NY 10029-3263
    (East 111th Street)
  • Public Transportation: 6 train to 110th Street and M101 bus.
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > East Harlem
  • Neighbourhood: East Harlem
  • Phone Number: +1 212-996-1220
  • E-mail
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