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Yuca Bar

€€ - €€€Latin, Spanish,
111 Avenue a, New York City, NY 10009-5809
+1 212-982-9533
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good49%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (22 reviews)
“yuca” (31 reviews)
“tapas” (13 reviews)
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Latin, Spanish, Central American, Mexican, Caribbean, Pub, Cuban
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111 Avenue a, New York City, NY 10009-5809
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Yuca is one of my fav places in the city. Great drinks, really really tasty ceviche and the meat tapas are amazing! Plantain chips are divine!

Thank stephanieetienne
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Food is basic and all pre-made. I asked to remove mushrooms from a quesadilla and the waitress replied the food was all pre-made and cannot be altered. Service was poor to average. I would definitely not come back to this place. Very loud audience/ambience.

Thank Happypenguin33
Reviewed 26 September 2017

Great Latin food. Great music and tasty sangrias. I had the pork shoulder with yuca fries and mash for dinner and a tres Leche for dessert. Soo good

Thank Pedro22Jenkins
Reviewed 14 September 2017

I attended a bridal shower brunch at the Yuca Bar but only partook in some Yuca Fries and a whole lotta white sangria. The fries were fried to perfection with a nice crunch topped with olive oil and cilantro. Lovely little snack to accompany some...More

Thank Sabrina G
Reviewed 14 August 2017

We came here for my best friend's birthday. They were super accommodating as we had 10 people, some who trickled in late. The arepas are the best! My boyfriend absolutely loved the steak which was cooked perfectly. The garlic mash potatoes melted in my mouth....More

Thank Jaime A
Reviewed 20 June 2017

A definitely good place to go for brunch..Its been a good 6-7 yrs since I have been here and be honest, much has change. Atmosphere is good, the service is great, frozen margaritas was good, yucca fries are off the hook. If your ever in...More

Thank TINO024
Reviewed 18 June 2017

My wife and I have been coming here for many years, but not for a few, and so when we found ourselves in the East Village for an art show, we hoped it was still around. It is, and the food and drinks are as...More

Thank Andrew K
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Ordered two chicken dishes. Both came with chunks of cartilage and bones in them. As they were both wrapped in tortillas, it was not only inedible but also dangerous. After bringing the dishes to the manager's attention, he was very rude, comp'd one dish but...More

Thank MexicanFoodie23
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

6 of us are & share two shared meat plates with a few tapas style staters. Yum! There was so much food and it was so good. The staff were great, drinks were delicious (sangria) & it was reasonably priced!

Thank Ben_Parks
Reviewed 24 May 2017

our party of three had drinks and tapas. my friends' mixed drinks were imaginative and intriguing, even for my rather boring palate (i had the wine, perfectly satisfactory). we ordered chips and guac - a *must* - and three tapas plates, none of which we...More

Thank bruce h
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Latin, Spanish, Central American, Mexican, Caribbean, Pub, Cuban
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
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Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 03:00
10:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 111 Avenue a, New York City, NY 10009-5809
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > East Village
  • Neighbourhood: East Village
  • Phone Number: +1 212-982-9533
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