At 333 Washington Street in Hoboken resides a culinary gem wrapped neatly in an ultra-sexy package. The Cuban, opened in January of 2012, is a Havana-centric restaurant that embodies the essence of traditional Cuban fare while playing on flavorful twists all in an intimate, plush setting complete with live music that serenades.
Chef Alexis Lahens is the brains behind The Cuban’s extensive menu. Each dish boasts seasonally driven ingredients that are slow cooked to a tasty perfection reminiscent of the Cuban dishes Chef Alexis knew as a child. You will find spicy, braised oxtails, slow simmered skirt steaks and sweet, juicy plantains sure to satiate any hunger. Pair your meal with the house-made Sangria for palate perfection.
The Cuban is a far cry from the usual fare found on Washington Street. With its intimate setting, delectable dishes and wide array of cocktails, The Cuban is a must-try for any and all foodies.
The Cuban is located at 333 Washington Street in Hoboken, NJ. Visit www.thecubannj.com. To make reservations, please call 201-795-9899.
Tuesdays through Wednesdays 4:00 – 10:00
Thursdays through Saturdays 4:00 – 11:00
Sundays 4:00 – 10:00
This review was conducted by Sarah Davies.