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1424 Park Rd NW, Washington DC, DC 20010-2802
+1 202-813-3489
10:00 - 22:00
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Sun 10:00 - 20:00
Mon 10:00 - 21:00
Wed - Thu 10:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 10:00 - 22:00
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20 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I have been in the Washington DC area for the last month. We have eaten in some of the so-called cities best restaurants. Felt like some Cuban food in this restaurant was right around the corner from our location. My wife and I both had the roast pork with white beans and rice and fried sweet plantains.... More 

Decatur, Alabama
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41 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A small but friendly restaurant on Park Road . Real great host who helps the non Cuban with selections. Try the Cubano Sandwich with Modelo Especial beer . NO lettuce & tomatoes available ; since (evidently they aren't a stable in Cuba. Get a table near the front for a street view.

Thank Al_Badger
San Francisco
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211 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2017

A charming neighborhood restaurant, MiCubaCafe is unpretentious yet offers very good Cuban food. We ordered one pork and one chicken dish on the recommendation of our waiter, both house specialties, and both were excellent. The place has a very cool vibe.

Thank Gearhead85
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

The tostones were great, the pulled pork was amazing, the black beans and rice were both delicious. The fiancé had chickpeas LOL. They were good but he may have ordered the wrong dish.

Thank RnMandolin
Level Contributor
3 reviews
Reviewed 14 February 2017

I ordered the Sandwich Cubano, and I LOVE it. I also ordered the one of the chicken entree (I forgot which one), which I felt just ordinary. If you are looking for a cuban sandwich, this is the place to go.

Thank James A
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

Good food, good taste and good portion. I got biftec de palomilla with congri rice and tostones, and the taste was excellent,tge only thing is that I was expecting a thicker meat cut, the biftwcs were too thin. The other thing is that being small place it should improve their ventilation (air extraction or circulation), a strong food odor was... More 

Thank Angel S
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19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 August 2016

You know when you find one of those places that is so good and so special that you fear popularity will ruin it? This is one of those places. A cute little space, with amazing food at a very reasonable price. Authentic Cuban food, freshly prepared and nicely presented. Warm attentive service. I just hope it stays this good!

Thank Michael B
Fairfax, Virginia
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24 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

Great food at a very affordable price! Thank you to those that wrote a review!!!!! We found this place because of it!! Just driving in the area and search here quickly as we are riding in our cab and so glad we came here!!! Really authentic food!!! The rice and beans are on point!!!! Everything we had was great. Small... More 

Thank PalomaKia
Annapolis, Maryland
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43 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 July 2016

This restaurant was simply amazing, the food was superb, the ambiance was inviting. The employees were kind, amicable and happy. We had Picadillo the flavor was delicious and authentic, my friend had Pollo criollo, It was fantastic, I would like to see the bathrooms re-done and better kept, but beside that the place is a hidden Gem of flavor waiting... More 

1 Thank millyc1210
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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153 reviews
135 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

One of the few Cuban restaurants in the DC area and it's a total hidden gem. The service is friendly and maybe a little slow sometimes, but no complaints. The food is amazing! All the right flavors, super authentic, just as good as the Cuban restaurants in Miami! Love the Vaca Frita and their empanadas. Healthy portions and cheap prices!... More 

Thank Bryan N

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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
Caribbean, Latin, Cuban, Spanish
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1424 Park Rd NW, Washington DC, DC 20010-2802
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC
  • Phone Number: +1 202-813-3489

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