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Mojito Cafe

Certificate of Excellence
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Northeast Virginia Beach
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300 28th St, Virginia Beach, VA 23451-3034
+1 757-233-6855
17:00 - 21:00
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Tue - Fri 17:00 - 21:00
Sat 12:00 - 21:30
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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2016 via mobile

This place while small and unassuming from the outside is nothing short of amazing! While it only seats maybe 20 or so people at a time it is definitely worth the wait. Empanadas were delicious as was all the food we ate. Mojitos were crafted just right! While I want everyone to know how great this spot is I wouldn't... More 

Thank Olive1114
Chesterfield, Virginia
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2016 via mobile

I have been coming here most Friday nights for a while and have never been disappointed. Every thing on the menu is wonderful. But tonight, I had an experience that could not pass without acknowledgement. I actually didn't have an entree, but instead had appetizers. The chorizo sliders special was outstanding as it always is. The incredible surprise came with... More 

Thank Steve M
Virginia Beach, Virginia
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70 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2015

This is one of my go-to restaurants because it's one of the best in the area. Both lunch and dinner are excellent. I've had the ropa vieja (?) sandwich and dinner, the fish tacos, the cuban sandwich. I always order the black bean soup and the fried plantains. I'm not a fan of mojitos, the drink, so I have no... More 

Thank fundog
Alexandria, Pennsylvania
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93 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2015

This was an amazing dining experience. The café is small and cozy. The food is AMAZING. We had the cracked olives, empanadas, stuffed plantains, pernil y arroz, and mahi tacos. All were FANTASTIC! The service was great, as were the mojitos.

Thank Alwaysawigirl
Annapolis, Maryland
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22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2015

We were greeted upon arrival, provided daily specials (all of which were amazing), great suggestions, allowed us to share plates, wonderful service, food was great - great experience! Look forward to going back again! Mojitos were very good - excellent selection of rums.

Thank Patticakes101
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2015 via mobile

Went there for dinner and had excellent service. We had the empanadas... Delicious, my husband had a Cuban sandwich, I had the Camarones de ajiollo which was incredible!

Thank kvarg07
Princeton, New Jersey
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2015

Wonderful appetizers and main courses. Excellent mojitos. We got there around 7 pm - place is small, and takes no reservations. By 8 pm on a Tuesday night, the place was packed. Nice local spot.

Thank Dalailana
Chesterfield, Virginia
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2015 via mobile

I have never been disappointed here, but tonight took it to a new level...the chorizo sliders and maduros were incredible. Tito does a wonderful job preparing Latin food in a comfortable, family atmosphere...Thanks to Phil and Sarah for a wonderful dinner.

Thank Steve M
Washington DC, District of Columbia
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2015

It's a great little spot. Service was kind of slow and forgettable when I went, even though the place is very small. The food is excellent and definitely worth checking out.

Thank Tim B
Naples, Florida
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170 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2015 via mobile

I ordered roasted pork that was pretty tasty...priced well too at $10. Friends had cubano sandwich and empanada which they said were good too. Im from FL so I guess I expected more selection on the menu??? But the food was good so I guess thats fine but i thought our server was rude. My friend was obviously still working... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Caribbean, Latin, Spanish, Cuban
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 300 28th St, Virginia Beach, VA 23451-3034
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Virginia Beach>  > Northeast Virginia Beach
  • Neighbourhood: Northeast Virginia Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 757-233-6855

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