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Cafe Colonial Restaurant and Grill

#157 of 1,177 Restaurants in Bronx
₹₹ - ₹₹₹Caribbean, Latin, Spanish
2072 White Plains Rd, Bronx, NY 10462-1412
+1 718-824-1933
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  • Very good38%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
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7:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
Caribbean, Latin, Spanish
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2072 White Plains Rd, Bronx, NY 10462-1412
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Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

Cafe Colonial is a great restaurant with a really nice atmosphere. You won't find many places better than this in the Bronx. The traditional Dominican/Puerto Rican faves like pernil, fried chicken chunks, rotisserie chicken, steak & onions are all delicious. They have the best mofongo...More

Thank ASBx
Reviewed 1 February 2018

We have been to Cafe Colonial a few times and it is delicious. I recommend the coconut shrimp and the fish or pasta dishes. If you like mofongo, that is a good choice too. The cocktails are strong. I tried mamajuana and the mojitos are...More

Thank ajefferson2015
Reviewed 20 December 2017

Great Spanish food.. Everything was good.. Yellow rice, Black Beans and Baked Ribs.. Will definitely eat from here again.. I also got the Mofongo with Cheese.. It came with a wonderful beef gravy.. My mouth is watering thinking about it..

Thank Celeste G
Reviewed 6 May 2017

We probably expected something more diner like, but found a very pleasant "sit down" restaurant with a Dominican themed menu. The waitress and other servers were very helpful and gracious. The food was very good. I had some of the best fried fish I have...More

Thank Michael P
Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

Lucky us couldn't find Brooklyn zoo as tourists from England. Found colonial instead. Excellent meal and service

Thank David L
Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

The good was good. The atmosphere very relaxed. The prices are good but the servers are s l o w. I love to come here becaus they never rush you out. The noise level is never tooo loud just perfect. I would def recommend.

Thank brendaleah1
Reviewed 15 May 2016 via mobile

It a great place, it just down the road from me. The kids like there roasted chicken, and I like there ox- tail with rice and beans. Great price for the portion and the only Spanish cooking in the area. Nice decoration and service is...More

Thank Rosa M
Reviewed 21 May 2015 via mobile

Was in this part of the Bronx for a late afternoon doctor appointment. I was unfamiliar with the area, so I found this place on Trip Advisor. Great lunch!!! Had chicaronnes (fried chicken chunks) with beans and rice, along with a nice Presidente beer. I...More

Thank Martin B
Reviewed 25 April 2015 via mobile

The ladies that work there have bad customer service skills. To get a Oatmeal when the place just open and assume you have to wait 15 minutes and not check it's bad business. Next thing you see is the oatmeal is Comming out of the...More

Thank Lori S
Reviewed 17 November 2014

Best restaurant near the Bronx Zoo! Most of the restaurants around the Zoo are poor. The Colonial is a delightful place. The wait staff looks like Jennifer Lopez. The food tastes great. And yes... you will find lots of Mo Fo. Mofongo is a fried...More

Thank Bryan B
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Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch
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Open Hours
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
7:00 AM - 12:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2072 White Plains Rd, Bronx, NY 10462-1412
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Bronx
  • Phone Number: +1 718-824-1933
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