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Islas Canarias

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13695 SW 26th St, Miami, FL 33175-6379
+1 305-559-6666
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07:30 - 23:00
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Sun - Thu 07:30 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 07:30 - 00:00
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Miami Lakes, Florida
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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We go to Islas Canarias whenever we're in the area. None of us have ever been dissatisfied with the food. It is all delicious with generous portions. That said, you MUST order the croquettes (croquetas in Spanish). They are truly home made style , and I've been to many Cuban and Spanish restaurants in my life --nobody makes them like... More 

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Miami, Florida
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24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

If you are interested in trying excellent Cuban food, try Islas Canarias. There is a great variety of food, excellent breakfast, lunch and dinner for a moderate price. There is a take out window if you do not have time to sit at the restaurant.Employees are great and the food is fresh. Check out their daily specials . Excellent fruit... More 

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Miami, Florida
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 April 2017

I will begin by telling you this use to be our regular go to place for breakfast when our sons lived with us and it was always good. However, the last 2 times it has been HORRIBLE!!! If I could have given this a minus 5 stars I would have. We went to eat breakfast this morning and bad doesn't... More 

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1 Thank icurros4
EileenAndrade, Owner at Islas Canarias, responded to this review

Hi icurros4, Thank you for your taking the time to leave this review. We apologize for your previous experience and will address your thoughts and concerns. We hope that you will join us again at Islas Canarias Restaurant for a better experience. Again, we thank you for your review. More 

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Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Love this place I know about Cuban food I grow up eating it This place makes excellent food very good service and try the croquettes no place in this town make it better Not even my sisters home made can compare

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Thank Luis V
Newton, Massachusetts
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14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

I've reviewed Versailles, El Rincon and La Caretta. They all have similar menus and pricing but this is my favorite. The food is a level above the others in taste and quality. e.g. hot rolls just out of the oven. Delicious sauces not available in the others. Allthough all serve maduros (baked plantain) they do it better here. Quantities are... More 

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Thank c g
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

Superb service. Very good food. Authentic. Great value. Close your eyes, use your imagination....and you are back in Las Villas BEFORE H.P.

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Chula Vista, California
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13 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 23 February 2017

Food was very nice seasoned, home cooked like. Service is good and the prices are great, you can take the whole family and you don't need to be in a budget....

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Roanoke, Virginia
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86 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

Met my Cuban Cousins at this restaurant and gorged on traditional Cuban food that I do not have available in Virginia. We enjoyed traditional dishes such as Vaca Frita, Ropa Vieja, Masas de Puerco, black beans and rice, and sweet plantains. Reasonably prtand delicious.

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Jacksonville, Florida
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15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

The first time was the last. I was greeted within a few minutes of being seated but the server that greeted me did not take my drink order. Another five minutes went by before I was greeted again and asked what I wanted to drink. I ordered at the same time which consisted of two chicken croquetas and a palamillo... More 

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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81 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

We showed up late at night following a Philharmonic Concert and not expecting a lot from this unassuming, suburban, store front establishment, but boy...were we surprised! The service was 10 stars, on a a 5 star scale and the food, simply incredible. This place is worth the drive even if you are miles away. We lived it and will find... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 12
Cuisine
Caribbean, Latin, Spanish, Cuban
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
07:30 - 23:00
Monday
07:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
07:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
07:30 - 23:00
Thursday
07:30 - 23:00
Friday
07:30 - 00:00
Saturday
07:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13695 SW 26th St, Miami, FL 33175-6379
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Miami>  > Little Havana
  • Neighbourhood: Little Havana
  • Phone Number: +1 305-559-6666

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