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La Carreta Restaurant

301 N University Dr, Pembroke Pines, FL 33024-6717
+1 954-966-8161
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good41%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (2 reviews)
“cuban coffee” (11 reviews)
“croquetas” (4 reviews)
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Caribbean, Latin, Spanish, Cuban
££ - £££
301 N University Dr, Pembroke Pines, FL 33024-6717
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Reviewed 30 November 2015

Stopped in with a friend for a quick lunch. We were seated as soon as we walked in sitting in the bar area. The menu was pretty standard with you fish, pork and steak selections. I had a large bowl of chicken soup with a...More

Thank CR1325
Reviewed 12 November 2015

Nice palomilla steak, good service and reasonable prices. Excellent price when on a budget. I totally recommend it.

Thank MariaElenaRamirez
Reviewed 30 October 2015

My husband and I visited La Carreta for the first time. We don't normally dine at Cuban restaurants but we were meeting a friend who loves the place. Well, she certainly wasn't mistaken. The menu is quite large with selections of chicken, seafood, pork and...More

2  Thank FTLCruisers
Reviewed 26 October 2015

OK , so its Monday and this is the day for their famous " Catalonian Meatballs " . Your waiter quick appears with a huge dish of White Rice + Sweet Plantains and a Deep Dish Bowl of 3 Giant baseball size Meatballs served Cantalonion...More

1  Thank gmbuylow
Reviewed 5 October 2015

Came here as I wanted someplace local near Miramar for dinner with some friends. The drinks were good. Seemed like a local crowd. Firstly I have to say there were extremely accommodating, gracious, and service was absolutely first rate and wonderful. This makes it a...More

Reviewed 28 September 2015

Good extension of the Miami Original. Cater to us Gringo's with the weekend breakfast and cafe con leche by the pitcher. Spot on food good prices great portions

Thank Greg H
Reviewed 28 September 2015

the management team are the worst ,not friendly and the food quality is realy down !! years ago la carrete was good but now the man running the show looks like he does not care about customers.

Thank jorge p
Reviewed 26 September 2015

Whenever I get down to South Florida I must have good Cuban food. On a recent visit I tried La Carreta for the first time although this restaurant has been at this location for many years. While it's not my favorite place for Cuban food...More

Thank Christine M
Reviewed 7 September 2015

For sure this is not the best location. We order Mariquitas and the garlic sauce had not even garlic flavor, no lemon. It was just like dirty water. The chicken was bland tasting. I told the waiter and all she could say was she was...More

Thank IGVOcala_FL
Reviewed 27 July 2015 via mobile

This is one of the better Cuban restaurants around. Food is good, abundant, and fair priced. They do have a happy hour if you're interested and serve breakfast, lunch, and dinner. I just love the guava cheesecake!

Thank Steven G
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Murray K
do they serve breakfast.
11 April 2016|
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Response from MariaElenaRamirez | Reviewed this property |
Yes although I have not tried it
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 301 N University Dr, Pembroke Pines, FL 33024-6717
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Broward County  >  Pembroke Pines
  • Phone Number: +1 954-966-8161
  • E-mail