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AllisonMc Feb 25, 2013 06:10 PM

I will be visiting Miami again soon and would like to try a Cuban restaurant. Any restaurants I could try on south beach? I will have a car, but prefer to walk. I will be staying on Ocean Drive and 8th street. Thanks!!

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    LargeLife Feb 26, 2013 06:56 AM

    Chances are....the black beans and rice are pretty good.....The masas de puerco and vaca frita are decent.....And the cortadito and the coladas are also solid.....Chances are....

    I don't think there's really such thing as a 'bad' cuban restaurant....I'm sure there are some that are better than others.....no question....But I've never had 'bad' cuban food.....:).....I guess that's because I like it....

    EMac
    Ft. Pierce, FL

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      tpigeon Feb 25, 2013 08:54 PM

      Puerto Sagua
      Las Olas Cafe
      David's Cafe

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        Frodnesor Feb 26, 2013 06:25 AM

        Have you ever tried Bella Cuba at 16th & Washington? (I have not). Not sure if it ought to be added to the customary "South Beach Cuban Restaurant" list.

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          tpigeon Feb 26, 2013 06:59 AM

          Have not. My other recs are quite a bit closer anyway. I heard mixed things about Bella so was never excited to try it.

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