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daniesea Mar 15, 2011 11:01 AM

Hi I'm going to be visiting Miami in a couple weeks. I'm wondering if anyone can help me out. I would like to find a restaurant that serves roast pork with the crispy skin. I've always wanted to try it but don't know where to find it. Any info would be great! Thank you

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    elgringoviejo Apr 1, 2011 05:29 PM

    Versailles is certainly competent, but justaddwater seems to have even better alternatives.

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      justaddwater Mar 16, 2011 06:25 AM

      Most every cuban place serves lechon, but maybe not all with the skin. Two of my favorites are La Rosa that has it as a saturday special for lunch, though there is sometimes some left at dinnertime, and El Cacahual, where lechon is the specialty with the added bonus of terraza seating. El Cacahual is a bit hidden, be sure you have good directions. La Rosa is a bit more upscale.

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      La Rosa Restaurant
      4041 NW 7th St, Miami, FL 33126

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        daniesea Mar 17, 2011 10:21 AM

        Thank you for your info! Excited and looking fwd to trying them!

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