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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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1:30 PM - 9:30 PM Hours
Latin, Spanish, Cuban
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800 Ocean Ave, Asbury Park, NJ 07712-6279
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Reviewed 19 July 2016

Great tasty food, excellent service!! nice atmosphere portions are small but overall a nice place to eat!

Thank Luz A
Reviewed 18 July 2016

Cubacan was a great choice for a late Sunday lunch. The food was tasty and appetizing and the service was quite good, considering how busy it was. We had swordfish and ceviche for starters. Both dishes were freshly prepared and tasted good. The mains (a...More

Thank Christo S
Reviewed 17 July 2016

I don't know why I never thought of this idea before but I'm definitely trying this at home. Beef and chorizo sliders - the meat is combined into one patty. The chorizo definitely added a lot of flavor. It was pretty pricey (2 sliders for...More

Thank Melanie T
Reviewed 14 July 2016

Great live music especially Sunday afternoon. We love Cubacan for the live music and the view, could be a 5 star with some work. Great view of the boardwalk and ocean from the bar. Bar is usually slammed and understaffed, you can be invisible. Where...More

Thank Frob60
Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

Everytime I eat here its a hit! Delicious fresh food carefully prepared and served with professionalism! My fourth visit here and I constantly introduce new people not just to this restaurant but to Cuban food in general!

Thank angiehaddad
Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

My son and his family love this place. We ate inside because they could not find us a table for 6. The inside was fine we still had a good view of the ocean. The food was very good and our waiter excellent. My only...More

Thank Michael L
Reviewed 11 July 2016

Nothing remarkable here on a Saturday night. Waited an hour for a table, quite noisy inside. I had the salmon which was prepared nicely but accompanied by plain and bland black beans and white rice - no seasonings. Bread was good. We were not offered...More

Thank Kathy G
Reviewed 11 July 2016

Upscale Delicious Cuban American fusion food. Contemporary atmosphere friendly service. Eat indoors or on the Boardwalk .

Thank bonillamj
Reviewed 9 July 2016

They were busy and we wanted to eat outside so we waited at the very large and accommodating bar. Our bartender was very knowledgeable and made some great suggestions. Delicious varied mojito and margarita options! We were alerted via text that our table was ready...More

Thank Mb2travel
Reviewed 7 July 2016

Visited on Sunday July 3 rd. They seemed to,be busy, but not enough waitstaff. And busboys. When we finally got waited on we had to wait for our appetizers. The other couple wanted to,share a salad...we couldn't get and extra plate and no one asked...More

Thank 409foodie
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Kristine M
11 June 2017|
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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, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
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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