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La Gran Via Restaurant

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3905 Bergenline Ave, Union City, NJ 07087-4819
+1 201-864-4835
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Union City
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24 reviews
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Reviewed 13 February 2017

I've been coming to this restaurant for many years, Cuban food that's good for the money. But I must say that it used to be much better !!! Parking one block away.

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Thank carlosgS5281XN
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

I've been coming to this restaurant for over 20 years. Like all restaurants it's had its share of ups and downs. One thing that hasn't changed is its food quality and cleanliness. Food great and inexpensive. The staff polite and helpful. My favorite dish is their Mofongo, which is made in the "Old School" tradition. If you're looking mostly for... More 

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Thank LeRoy R
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

This place is great if you're looking for some authentic Cuban food. Everything there is freshly prepared and delicious. They have daily specials that are amazing. Also everything is very reasonably priced so it's great for dining on a budget as well. I would definitely recommend this place to anyone that loves Cuban food.

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Thank Justin P
Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania
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58 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

Now, I'll admit I'm biased. The owners are close friends of mine. I have been visiting this restaurant for over 20 years. I moved away but when in town, I make a beeline for La Gran Via. Authentic Cuban food, great service, reasonable prices. I was a customer first. Then after all my repeated visits here, I then became friends.... More 

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Thank Rick_Tri
West New York, New Jersey
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 September 2015

This is THE BEST Cuban eatery in town. Many would go on to argue El Artesano or El Pheonix Bakery are up there but by no comparison do this place justice. Their empanadas are to die for as well as their croquetas and prepared sandwiches. They have excellent rice and beans/ bistec empanizado and other traditional Hispano dishes. Another plus... More 

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Thank Gabby C
Weehawken, New Jersey, USA
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2014 via mobile

I have visited this restaurant for many years and the food is exceptional. The owner is always supervising the service and the food quality.

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Thank Marta G
West New York, New Jersey
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27 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 September 2013

A dying place. Sad!!!!! It's old, menu, look, it's like the owner gave up. It's sad because it's been here forever. I still consider them better then it's neighbor El Artesano. Real good Cuban sandwich, empanadas and the food is not bad but it's sadly dying. I'll miss it!!!!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3905 Bergenline Ave, Union City, NJ 07087-4819
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Union City
  • Phone Number: +1 201-864-4835

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?