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Caribbean Sweetness

1824 E Main St, Spartanburg, SC 29307-2335
+1 864-582-3330
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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good11%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“plantains” (26 reviews)
“cuban sandwich” (27 reviews)
“spicy pork” (13 reviews)
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Caribbean, Latin, Cuban, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
1824 E Main St, Spartanburg, SC 29307-2335
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Reviewed 2 April 2016 via mobile

The Cuban food here is excellent and the staff is very friendly. The food is authentic and very tasty! You will really enjoy eating here.

1  Thank Mr M
Reviewed 16 March 2016 via mobile

This is a very nice asset for the city of Spartanburg. Absolutely great Cuban food and wonderful service. I had the fish platter which consisted of flounder cooked in a mildly spicy sauce with sides of black beans, rice and corn. All absolutely delicious. As...More

1  Thank Kent F F
Reviewed 5 February 2016

This place has different food. If you are use to this type you may like it but, it's not for me. I tried the most popular sandwich and the strange dark yellow home made chips. Parking is small and difficult to get into this old...More

Thank bulsa_13
Reviewed 29 January 2016 via mobile

Jerk Chicken & plantains! Yummy! Picadillo beef is also a favorite! The staff is so friendly! I went to Cuba this month, and I can tell you... This food is authentic! Great spot!

2  Thank virginia m
Reviewed 9 January 2016

The owner seated us, waited on us, and cooked our meal. All was excellent. We enjoyed our meal and would return!

1  Thank sophiegirl04
Reviewed 7 January 2016 via mobile

Had such a great time here with friends last night. I've been wanting to go for a while but just hadn't made it happen. Loved meeting the Cuban owner/cook/server/host:) We had the Cuban sandwich, jerk chicken, yuca, plaintains, beans, rice, etc. All were delicious! Will...More

Thank Amy C
Reviewed 24 December 2015

I've been here a number of time and sadly he has had to make changes to his menu to attract a larger crowd. This guy can cook! and he can cook authentic Cuban foods but it is hard to find all the needed ingredients and...More

Thank rudyg644
Reviewed 13 December 2015 via mobile

A small little place that is easily overlooked but worth the find. My husband is from the Caribbean and he was very happy to find some hearty soulful food he grew up with. We had the Caribbean chicken and beef Piccadilly with rice and beans...More

1  Thank Isabel O
Reviewed 11 December 2015

if you enjoy Caribbean flavors, this is definitely not to be passed up...the locals keep this place busy at night...

1  Thank ray e
Reviewed 27 November 2015 via mobile

Caribbean Sweetness lives up to its #1 status in Spartanburg! We had a wonderful lunch of the meat and three with the Beef Piccadilly, beans and rice and plantains and the Cuban sandwich. Everything was delicious and the service was fast. And for God's sake...More

1  Thank Zachary K
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31 January 2015|
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Response from Gwengal | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure... there are black beans, plantains, and some other "sides" that could be your main meal, but not sure if they are cooked with a meat stock or not. You could always go there for a coffee and dessert - rice... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1824 E Main St, Spartanburg, SC 29307-2335
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Spartanburg
  • Phone Number: +1 864-582-3330
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