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1427 S Lumpkin St, Athens, GA 30605-1343
+1 706-227-9979
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11:00 - 22:30
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Sun 11:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:30
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

There are two locations in Athens, and they couldn't be more different, so definitely try both! Some of my favorite items from the menu include the strawberry-mango margarita, chicken quesadilla, fish tacos, fish burrito, and, believe it or not, this place has the best french fries I've ever eaten in my life!

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Thank Holly S
Atlanta, Georgia
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8 reviews
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Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed a fish burrito and a Cuban sandwich. The food is very good. Prices are also good! Fresh ingredients. The portions also good. Great value for your money. The place makes you feel like you're on the islands. I'll definitely visit again when in Athens!

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Thank manicoara
Athens, Georgia
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141 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

Great, fun atmosphere! I have never gotten anything here that was disappointing! The Cuban sandwiches are good! The fish tacos are good! Tito's Big Burrito is good! If you love appetizers, get the tostones! The yuca Frita are also a good choice! If you want something sweeter, get the Maduros! Cash only, so make sure you come prepared!

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Thank Margaret G
Alpharetta, Georgia
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103 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Been here three times and am still baffled why people like it, other than it is cheap. Food is ok, service is slow, parking isn't always easy. And, they only take cash.

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Thank spartanwalkingmom
Spartanburg, South Carolina
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3 reviews
Reviewed 28 February 2017

Fun place, outdoor seating. I typically get the open tacos. They are not particularly fancy or gourmet, but they are tasty. Usually quite crowded.

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Thank L9777HW
Hoschton, Georgia
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28 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

We were recommended to try here about 7 years ago, delicious! We have returned multiple times when visiting Athens and have enjoyed every time. You need to have 💵cash💵 with you as that it the only method of payment. The food is Cuban and very tasty...great food!!!

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Thank RKeith74
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 24 February 2017

I indicate disappointing not because of the food, which is consistently good,but because the last few times we've been there over the last few months, they have been carrying a "B" Health Dept. rating. This makes me leery of the place especially when i see on the grad sheet poor food maintenance i.e., not keeping food hot enough or cold... More 

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Thank John L
Atlanta
1 review
Reviewed 14 February 2017

The food is always good and fresh. Sometime there may be a wait, but the food is worth the wait. You pay for what get, the prices are good but not cheap.

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Thank Shirlisa H
Athens, Georgia
2 reviews
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Best fish tacos ever! The smoothies, and everything else on the menu, are also excellent. One of my favorite places in town.

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Thank fredadams2
Athens, Georgia
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29 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

This restaurant is different to say the least, many coin operated children rides, children riding tricycles through the dining area, seating is on picnic tables. Atmosphere is loud and confusing, one must go to the bar to order. Certainly not the place for an romantic meal. The food is ok, I believe it is Peruvian. It appears to be fresh... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Caribbean, Latin, Spanish, Cuban, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:30
Thursday
11:00 - 22:30
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1427 S Lumpkin St, Athens, GA 30605-1343
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Athens
  • Phone Number: +1 706-227-9979

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?