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Cuba Libre Restaurant & Rum Bar

10 S 2nd St, Old City, Philadelphia, PA 19106-2802
+1 215-627-0666
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good36%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (38 reviews)
“empanadas” (49 reviews)
“tapas” (57 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 22:00 Hours
Caribbean, Latin, Spanish, Cuban, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
10 S 2nd St, Old City, Philadelphia, PA 19106-2802
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

After a nice tour though the beautiful city of Philadelphia it was time for a late lunch. Ended up here and what a great place. A piece of Cuba in Philly. 😉 Had a good mojito and a very tastefull lunch. Very kind staff. Love...More

Thank Loes D
Reviewed yesterday

Great location for people watching, eating great food sitting by the open front on a weekend afternoon is awesome. Food is flavored just right and the drinks are killer. Keep up the good work.

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The staff were very friendly and attentive and advised us on arrival there was 10 mins left of happy hour of we wanted to grab a drink at the bar first. We both settled on a Mojito which was delicious, much better than the one...More

Thank born2shop17
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

In town for dinner and drinks. This was our 2nd visit to Cuba Libre for dinner. We like it here not just because we love the food but its fun and comfortable. Natalie was our server and she was a gem, very knowledgeable of the...More

Thank Pat D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I took a group to Cuba Libre who had never been. They were able to accommodate 8 of us quickly. The guacamole was delicious. We all tried different cocktails which were fantastic. All of us enjoyed our various meals. Friendly staff and fresh food. Love...More

Thank Joanne V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We held a group dinner here for 50 people. All very good. The staff was accommodating to our requests and needs. Good food, we got to chose from 2 different mains, all delicious. Wine selection was so so, but ok. The mojitos in the downstairs...More

Thank IamMariaNor
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ate dinner here while in Philly last week. My husband and I both enjoyed our meals. We loved the grilled pineapple guacamole with fried plantains; best thing we ate there!! We also appreciated the diligence of staff members. There were some homeless individuals bothering...More

Thank Emily M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and my son took me to Cuba Libre Restaurant & Rum Bar for Mother's Day. The food was good, but not exceptional, the atmosphere was great and the service was excellent. The food was good, hot and flavorful. The portion sizes were proportional...More

Thank mariamoonstruck
Reviewed 15 May 2018

Whoa. I'm writing this after putting my ELEVEN take out boxes in the fridge from our Mothers Day brunch this morning. For $39 a person, we each got way more food than one person should reasonably get. The fact that we boxed everything we couldn't...More

Thank Matt_C_NJ
Reviewed 12 May 2018

I convinced my husband to try this place because several years ago while visiting Miami, I failed to take advantage of the local Cuban cuisine, and to this day I remember the wonderful smells that wafted in the air on South Beach. I chose the...More

Thank Judy C
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Angelique C
28 August 2017|
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Response from jasminaki | Reviewed this property |
i have no idea either,but saturday night so u should really make a reservation and maybe they can tell u some more about pricing
sarah m
20 May 2017|
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Response from Cotton B | Reviewed this property |
Ok round $10
26 February 2016|
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Response from RealLifePamAndJim | Reviewed this property |
Yes, we took my younger sister there. I believe underage just can't sit in the bar area.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 00:30
10:30 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 S 2nd St, Old City, Philadelphia, PA 19106-2802
    (Between Market & Chestnut Streets)
  • Public Transportation: Phlash, Septa Market-Frankford Line (2nd & Market)
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > City Centre East
  • Neighbourhood: City Centre East
  • Phone Number: +1 215-627-0666
  • E-mail
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