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1601 Park Ave, Richmond, VA 23220-2908
+1 804-355-8817
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good34%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (22 reviews)
“cuban sandwich” (42 reviews)
Open Now
9:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m. Hours
Caribbean, Latin, Spanish, Cuban, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1601 Park Ave, Richmond, VA 23220-2908
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Reviewed October 9, 2017 via mobile

We went to Kuba Kuba on a recommendation from a friend. My husband is from Florida and we have spent a lot of time in Miami. We thought most of the food was just okay. Cuban sandwich was disappointing and didn't have the flavor we...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank LivingInWien
Reviewed October 8, 2017

I go to Kuba Kuba often and I haven't ever been disappointed. Food is very good and the atmosphere is always lovely. Good service as well! Could be more vegetarian/vegan options but I understand that isn't always the easiest with this particular cuisine.

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank boggscl
Reviewed October 4, 2017

I have been eating lunch here for over 10 years and love it. I am huge fan of the Kubanaso sandwich (a traditional Cuban sandwich with chorizo sausage added) with tostones. I can also recommend the Turkey Press and Empanadillas. Great staff that have been...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank Sius
Reviewed October 1, 2017

Location: In The Fan. Street parking available but check the signage. The place: You can tell the place has been around for a while and that it's a favourite with the locals. It's got a lot of character, is comfortable and unpretentious. Definitely a place...More

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank Ann T
Reviewed October 1, 2017 via mobile

Went on two separate occasions, one busy and one slow day. Both times, unfriendly service. It almost appears intentional (?). Food is below average. Rice was over salted. Sandwich is just okay, though that's their specialty. On the positive side, salad was good/fresh and portions...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank G5096SQchristianw
Reviewed September 20, 2017 via mobile

Wow. Just wow. This restaurant blew my mind. I sat at the bar and ordered the Empanadas (one beef, one spinach/cheese) and the Salmon Entree. The salmon was perfectly crispy on the outside and cook just right. It is probably the best salmon I've ever...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank nq93
Reviewed September 15, 2017 via mobile

So,... I visit Richmond on a regular basis, and when I'm in a mood for a relaxing neighborhood joint, I head straight to Kuba-Kuba. The Cuban sandwich is really good, I grew up near Tampa, FL and that practically makes me an expert in Cuban...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank Jeffrey O
Reviewed August 25, 2017 via mobile

I have only good things to say about this restaurant they have a bunch of Cuban food with good size portions. The diner is nicely set up and the service is good.

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank Bob H
Reviewed August 16, 2017

In the Fan District of Richmond, VA is a slice of Cuba, spelled w a K. This tiny slice of heaven has street parking only but I have never had to walk more than a block in this historic district. Prices like a reasonable but...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank Brent T
Reviewed August 12, 2017 via mobile

Hubby and I were in town for the weekend. We are puertorican so definitely wanted to try Caribbean food. Place is small but cozy, busy after 7pm. Food is okay...not my favorite, to my Hispanic palate, it was bland. Will I be back? No. Do...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank aixagonzalez
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July 14, 2018|
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Response from Bullrooster | Reviewed this property |
Parking is on street only. It is wheelchair accessible.
July 14, 2018|
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Response from Bullrooster | Reviewed this property |
Parking is on the street only. ADA accessible.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$25
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1601 Park Ave, Richmond, VA 23220-2908
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: +1 804-355-8817
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