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Cuba de Ayer

15446 Old Columbia Pike, Burtonsville, MD 20866-1632
+1 301-476-9622
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good34%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“plantains” (34 reviews)
“ropa vieja” (25 reviews)
“black beans” (18 reviews)
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11:30 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
Caribbean, Latin, Spanish, Cuban, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
15446 Old Columbia Pike, Burtonsville, MD 20866-1632
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Reviewed 23 March 2017

There is much to choose from among the traditional Cuban offerings - I am really fond of some of the shrimp dishes. The shrimp and avocado appetizer is large enough for two, and very filling. Sometimes i order it as a meal. The plaintain sides...More

Thank PamLovesLucy
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

It was our second time @ Cuba de Ayer. Our waiter was very friendly & the food was delicious and affordable . After we finished our dinner, we sat there for a while socializing with our friends without being rushed out. The waiter was friendly....More

Thank Lenny M
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Great cuban food. I ordered steak with peppers/rice with jack daniel's and It was great. Would recommend and It was enlightening.

Thank ronnyveezer88
Reviewed 26 February 2017

We stopped in as we were driving by on way home from a sports event. It was Saturday night and we thought we may have to wait, but we used Open Table and were able to get a reservation right away. We walked in and...More

1  Thank TRJRM
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

My Wife and I gained an appreciation for Cuban food at Key West, and Cuba de Ayer does not disappoint. We've been three times and the service and food are very good.

1  Thank Glennora
Reviewed 11 December 2016

We visit Cuba de Ayer in Burtonsville usually twice a year. The authentic Cuban food is excellent. I especially enjoy the Lechon Asada. On a recent visit we had two guests with us who were unfamiliar with Cuban cuisine. Our waiter was most patient and...More

Thank bailey9539
CubaDeAyer, Owner at Cuba de Ayer, responded to this reviewResponded 12 January 2017

We appreciate your review, Bailey! Be sure to come back and see us.

Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

The food is delicious and it was served fast, but the time before the waiter show up to the table to take my order was 15 minutes , then it took me 10 minutes to eat and I asked for the bill 25 minutes ago...More

Thank matheojim
CubaDeAyer, Owner at Cuba de Ayer, responded to this reviewResponded 7 December 2016

Thank you for you recent visit to Cuba De Ayer. We appreciate your patronage and honest input as we constantly strive to improve on the overall experience for each customer. We truly apologize for the wait and understand how frustrating this can be. We have...More

Reviewed 27 November 2016

WE took our family out for dinner Saturday night to celebrate our daughters birthday, what a mistake it was to choose Cuba day Ayer. The appetizers wre ok fried ham croquettes and empanadas, but heavy on frying. After placing our order and much later the...More

Thank Cynthia M
Reviewed 8 November 2016

My wife and I have been to this restaurant once before and decided to have dinner here again, and boy are we glad we did. We both started with drinks, a Perfect Margarita for me, and a Guavarita for my wife. Awesome drinks! For dinner,...More

Thank LordThomMohr
CubaDeAyer, Owner at Cuba de Ayer, responded to this reviewResponded 11 November 2016

We are so very glad you both decided to join us as well! We hope this means we will be seeing you more often in the future.

Reviewed 8 November 2016

Had lunch here recently after being in mood for Cuban food that was above average, yet my lunch companion felt that the Ropa Vieja was too salty. Service was efficient. Portions were good sized, and rice and black beans came with the meal which could...More

Thank retiredjohn110111
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 12 - US$ 18
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15446 Old Columbia Pike, Burtonsville, MD 20866-1632
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Montgomery County  >  Burtonsville
  • Phone Number: +1 301-476-9622
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