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Cuban Cafe

1007 Memorial Dr, Third Avenue, Asbury Park, NJ 07712-5801
+1 732-807-4444
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good16%
  • Average12%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“oxtail stew” (3 reviews)
“yellow rice” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Caribbean, Latin, Cafe, Cuban, Vegetarian Friendly
1007 Memorial Dr, Third Avenue, Asbury Park, NJ 07712-5801
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Reviewed 28 August 2018

Blink and you may miss it. It is nestled in the corner of a supermarket parking lot. We were greeted wearmly by our server Karen. She promptly pointed out the daily specials. The chef stuck his head out to say hello, too. My wife really...More

Thank Billy R
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

After driving by this place numerous time I finally decided to stop in. What the heck was I waiting for? The food here is outstanding! The sandwiches we ride were the Cuban and the croquette sandwiches. Tremendous! The oxtail on special and the pork chops...More

Thank jnvpulv
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

The place is nice, Latin music playing gives you a sense Latin tropical feel, has a mix rustic design. Staff very polite and nice. The food is good, desert could use some work on but is over pricey. I was in shock for the price...More

Thank Rene R
Reviewed 27 June 2018 via mobile

I was going to order the rice and pork with beans but someone told me before walking in that the rice was not cooked all the way and it didnt tasye good, but that the cuban sandwich was good. I dont normally eat cuban sandwiches...More

Thank milly's music m
Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

Ok this place serves some of the best Cuban food anywhere. The Cuban sandwiches are without a doubt, the best in New Jersey and for that in the world. I’ve only found one other possible better in PR(read my other reviews). The other food served...More

Thank ken k
Reviewed 25 April 2018

Wonderful little Mom and Pop restaurant. Delicious food, very affordable. An unexpected delight, that I've driven past for a year or so now. So glad we stopped in on a Saturday night with Friends!

1  Thank Terry H
Reviewed 4 March 2018

This restaurant is owned by a husband and wife, who work as Chef and Server. It is BYOB. When we first pulled into the parking lot, I wasn't so sure that this was the atmosphere that we were looking for on a Saturday night out...More

2  Thank TerryN318
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

We stopped in for a quick bite of beef empanadas and took the oxtail stew to go. The empanadas were great and the oxtail was exceptional, so tender and tasty. They also roast whole pigs so we will have to get a lechon for our...More

1  Thank Kickie
Reviewed 2 November 2017

Not fancy so if you are looking to impress a date this is not your place. IF you want good food and lots of it, you're in luck. best cuban sandwich I have had. Equal to anything I have had in Miami. loads of choices...More

1  Thank John G
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

The Cuban Cafe in Asbury Park is a total find. Best traditional Cuban food I've ever had. Simple, authentic and perfectly prepared. Completely delicious. The Cuban owner and his staff make you feel like you are a long lost relative the moment you arrive. My...More

1  Thank GlobalBizWarrior
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1007 Memorial Dr, Third Avenue, Asbury Park, NJ 07712-5801
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Asbury Park
  • Phone Number: +1 732-807-4444
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