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800 Ocean Ave, Asbury Park, NJ 07712-6279
+1 732-774-3007
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good34%
  • Average19%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible10%
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“empanadas” (47 reviews)
“ropa vieja” (19 reviews)
“chorizo” (28 reviews)
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Latin, Spanish, Cuban
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800 Ocean Ave, Asbury Park, NJ 07712-6279
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Reviewed yesterday

Our first night in Asbury Park we went to an early dinner at Cubacan. Our server Lem was spot on and professional as well as being friendly with our group of 8. All of our food arrived at the same time hot and delicious. In...More

Thank George D
Reviewed yesterday

We visited this restaurant on a Saturday night in early June. We were able to get a table outside on the boardwalk which was very nice as it wasn't too hot or sunny. The service was very good. The food was okay but I believe...More

Thank Stan P
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Unfortunately, Cubacan is resting on the laurels of its beautiful location. The service is poor and the overall attention to detail is lacking. When I told a manager about my feelings, he agreed with me and said that he’s trying to change the culture there....More

Thank Singergirl1209
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Arrived about 6 PM for dinner. The place was fairly empty. Had to wait almost to the point of leaving without ordering. Finally waitress took order. Another long wait before the food arrived. I ordered a seafood sampler entree served in a soupy stock. Had...More

Thank rono7478
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have decided to make Cubacan my restaurant of choice for business on the Jersey Shore. The atmosphere is beautiful and well-appointed. We are always greeted immediately and courteously at the front door. The views are spectacular only second to the impeccable service we receive....More

Thank damaris a
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Eat there last night with 2 other couples. We had black bean soup , good but needed salt ( we all agreed). The pork chop was excellent, one of the best I have had in a very long time ( 3 of us agreed). Wife...More

Thank Jeffrey T
Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

A friend of mine went here for happy hour on a Wednesday and sent me a pic of the menu & times. We decided to go on a Friday bc the menu clearly stated happy hour was from 4-11pm, which was great! Unfortunately when we...More

Thank ValerieB28
Reviewed 15 April 2018

We went April 14th 2018 the first warm day of the spring and the place was very busy, So they didn't have some of the things we ordered, I don't think they were anticipating how busy it would be but it was not a big...More

Thank pspatola
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

We had the smoked white fish tacos and pork chops with white bean chorizo ragu. Delicious! No really! And the view of the beach is splendid!

Thank reg1309
Reviewed 6 February 2018 via mobile

mediocre food, nothing incredible, not even desired cuban food. not worth the price... maybe grab a drink and dance

Thank martine g
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Kristine M
11 June 2017|
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Robin W
11 August 2016|
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Response from foodieg982 | Reviewed this property |
Just posted a photo of the cocktail menu to Cubacan's site. Not sure how long it takes to appear. Enjoy!
Bob M
19 April 2015|
Response from Karen M | Reviewed this property |
Since specials change probably on a daily basis, you would need to contact the restaurant for that information.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 20 - US$ 25
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
1:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 800 Ocean Ave, Asbury Park, NJ 07712-6279
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Asbury Park
  • Phone Number: +1 732-774-3007
New restaurant, maybe March or April of 2011
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