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“Cuban-inspired food in Palo Alto”

La Bodeguita del Medio
Ranked #23 of 379 Restaurants in Palo Alto
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$21 - US$30
Cuisines: Caribbean, Cuban
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Good for: Romantic, Bar Scene
Dining options: After-hours, Reservations
Reviewed May 15, 2018 via mobile

I have never been to Cuba, but one can imagine the Cuba of Hemingway days by entering into this bodega. The bar is impressively stocked and the food is delicious. I appreciated the variety of menu items that would appeal to meat lovers , as well as vegetarians. The service was very attentive....another plus.

Thank Sharon L
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Reviewed March 29, 2018 via mobile

Attentive and friendly service accompanied by very tasty food... The sangria was refreshingly fruit-infused without being too sweet. We ordered the special of the day, a nicely seasoned chicken dish with black beans and corn, and a delicious vegetable curry. We enjoyed it all.

Thank je-voyage-partout
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Reviewed January 22, 2018

Never had cuban before so was not sure what to expect here. The restaurant came highly recommended and did not fail to meet my expectations. Nice cocktails and great food.

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Thank ShaneOC
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Reviewed January 5, 2018 via mobile

Great Cuban food. Exploring the entire menu will take a few visits. The highlights for us were many. Appetizers: pan roasted muscles, plantains & grilled shrimp bruschetta. Entres: Arroz Con Pollo and Tierra Y Mar. Try a mojito. Love the Cuban decore on the walls. Well worth a visit. Beware: there is a 2 hour limit on the tables on weekends (if your reservation is at 6, you need to be done by 8).

Thank Roger Q
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Reviewed December 30, 2017

I really like this place. The food is fantastic, the drinks are yummy and the service warm. I've been here twice for special occasions. Will go back when the occasion arrises.

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Thank smeissne
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