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Bella Cuba

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City Center
Caribbean, Latin, Cuban, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly
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1659 Washington Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33139-3118 (Lincoln road)
+1 305-672-7466
11:00 - 23:00
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

I recommend you to try the chicken stew. It's really delicious. It taste like home cooked meal. You are going to listen to good music and delicious food

Thank Raimundo N
New York City
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36 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From the "Cuban" sandwich to other traditional foods, including some that may not be on the menu, but can be requested and may be available, this comfortable, homey place is a find. The food is well-prepared and the portions are substantial. Specialty drinks, cocktails and sangria, are available and well made. Be aware that most, if not all, Miami Beach... More 

Thank Lindag787
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After going to 1957 Havana the night before we thought we would try and find a smaller (more authentic??) restaurant before we headed back to Toronto from South Beach. After walking along Lincoln we spotted this small off the "strip" Cuban restaurant. I chose the authentic Cuban sandwich which was amazing. As you can see from the picture I took... More 

Thank Nathaniel F
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59 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Tried this restaurant this weekend as have heard many good comments on it and was pleasantly surprised, since the moment I arrived the hostess was attentive and fast. The waiter was quick, made some recommendations and brought the dishes well timed. The food? Excellent like the service! Good size portions and reasonable prices. Recommended for any occasion!

Thank ecestafe
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visiting from Washington DC area. Normally don't eat pork but I temporarily halted the ban to experience Cuban food. We were staying around the corner at the Hampton Inn, which was a great experience too, and wanted somewhere close by. The front desk suggested Bella Cuba, so we went. They did not disappoint. I must say nobody does pork like... More 

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Atlanta, Georgia, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant was cozy, the staff was friendly, the food was delicious and the mojitos excellent. It was a great place to eat and relax after a day on the beach!

Thank Cheveda M
Orlando, Florida
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4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stopped in for lunch on a Sunday and were blown away by how good the food was. Delicious, authentic, and reasonably priced. Excellent service as well. Only downside was that they added an automatic 15% gratuity and we only had 4 in our party. We would have easily tipped more than 15% but don't agree with the principle of them... More 

Thank Ja9818
Rising Sun, Maryland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

This is a hidden gem. So many options but this was authentic Cuban food. We all loved it. Happy hour is a must!!

Thank Agnestravel
juan082, General Manager at Bella Cuba, responded to this review

Thank you!! We appreciate your kind words. You are right our $5 Happy Hour from 4-7pm, 7 days a week, which includes all Cocktails, Beers and Wines...is a must try!! Hope you tried the Blueberry Mojito..if not maybe next time! More 

Sewell, New Jersey
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

This was a very down-to-earth, family-run Cuban restaurant near Lincoln Road. It was much more casual than we expected but the prices were terrific and the service as good. Plus, the food was EXCELLENT. Very pleased!!

Thank muszekfan
juan082, General Manager at Bella Cuba, responded to this review

Thank you, We appreciate you noticed that we take pride in our food! This is our 12 year of business. We look forward to seeing you next time :) More 

Pine Beach, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

this location was referred to us by a local working at the hotel we were staying in. Needless to say it did not disappoint. It is outside the tourist trap area which made it nicer as well. Great Cuban food, nice portions and very reasonable prices..nothing fancy just a local hang out.

Thank eddie930

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20 - US$30
Caribbean, Latin, Cuban, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Delivery
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1659 Washington Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33139-3118
    (Lincoln road)
  • Public Transportation: In from a restaurant we have a Miami beach router bus stop
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Miami Beach>  > City Center
  • Neighbourhood: City Center
  • Phone Number: +1 305-672-7466
Traditional Family Run Cuban restaurant in the Heart of South Beach. We are Celebrating 10 years. Our famous Lechon Asado is Marinated for 9 hours and slow roasted for 5 hours! Our Cuban bread is baked in house, making our sandwiches really delicious! Don't Forget to try our Blueberry Mojito! So come join us for some delicious home cooked Cuban food and cocktails with friendly service the whole family will enjoy.

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?