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1601 Park Ave, Richmond, VA 23220-2908
+1 804-355-8817
09:00 - 21:30
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Sun 09:00 - 20:00
Mon - Thu 09:00 - 21:30
Fri - Sat 09:00 - 22:00
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Poolesville, Maryland
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116 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This place was recommended and from the other reviews seems to be pretty popular. I went there for a late lunch with some friends. Ordered the Cuban sandwich which was about the worse Cuban I have ever had. It was more of a veggie sandwich then a Cuban. There was virtually no trace of the meat. Also the service was... More 

Thank lawdawg653
Richmond, Virginia
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My daughter and I went to Kuba-Kuba for a late lunch. She ordered the Cubano...I ordered the Arroz con Pollo. Delicious, flavorful, wonderful Latin seasonings greet every bite and forkful! My Arroz con Polo serving was enough to feed three people! We finished our lunch with a shared Tres Leche. Nice! Wish I didn't have to share. Definitely looking forward... More 

Thank jazzatone
Savannah, Georgia
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you love small cozy place with incredible food then Kuba-Kuba is the place. Being my first time in Richmond, my friends wanted to show me the sites and treat me to a meal before I hit the road. The first place we went to had an hour wait but Kuba-Kuba, although packed, had us seated within 15 minutes. We... More 

Thank danyell871
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229 reviews
136 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 123 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017

I can see why this place is popular. The food is VERY good. Service was good, food was excellent, will go back when in the area again. Did I say YUMMY?

Thank Creeper523
Chesterfield, Virginia
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278 reviews
157 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016

We headed here on a Wednesday night following an after work meeting, arriving around 7pm. We lucked in to a parking spot on the same block (although with a one-hour limit....which we relayed to our server) and were seated immediately. I tried the Kuban Roast Pork for the first time and enjoyed it once I added some hot sauce. My... More 

crambury, nj
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54 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Whether you like Cuban food or not, or even know anything about it--this is a great neighborhood place to eat. Small, crowded, and definitely not up-scale, the food here is wonderful: Cuban sandwiches, platanos, interesting salads, even the crabcake. There's a great variety with large portions and reasonable prices.

Thank ilmagnific0
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

Don't come if you want fancy or formal. But if you want delicious authentic food, in a quant restaurant then Kuba is a must.

Thank bspt008
Lynchburg, Virginia
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

My husband and I love Cuban food! We always time our trip to or through Richmond when we know that Kuba Kuba will be open. The only restaurant we like to eat at in Richmond!!! Delicious food and huge portions!

Thank Kara L
Alexandria, VA
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

Mani, the chef at Kuba Kuba, was awesome to work with for our wedding reception. He was almost as excited about our reception as we were! He worked with us on multiple iterations of the menu and finding something that would be tasty, accommodate guests with multiple preferences, and meet our budget. He even met us the day of the... More 

Thank akaplan870
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111 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016

Unusual setting within a neighborhood called the "Fan". Great coffee. Lunch menu very exciting. A different twist on dining.

Thank Henry R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 25 - US$ 25
Caribbean, Latin, Spanish, Cuban, Central American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Open Hours
09:00 - 20:00
09:00 - 21:30
09:00 - 21:30
09:00 - 21:30
09:00 - 21:30
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1601 Park Ave, Richmond, VA 23220-2908
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: +1 804-355-8817

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