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7919 Roosevelt Ave, Ste 1, Jackson Heights, NY 11372-6732
+1 718-478-8136
Today
00:00 - 23:59
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Sun - Sat 00:00 - 23:59
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South Florida, Florida
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30 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I had not been to this restaurant for a long while, so I decided to have breakfast there and as always, was pretty satisfied with the portions, service, and price. When I arrived, there were about 3 or 4 customers, which made me a little worried. However, I was then pleased to see that the lack of customers meant that... More 

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Thank Ju@n R
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41 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

Ok Nice that American music was playing while I visited. Food was ok Prices were ok Employees friendly Restaurant decor ok Nothing spectacular

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Thank 718sullivan
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36 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

I just to eat at restaurant twice a week for a very long time, food has been always good since then but always amaze me how they keep the quality intact. Presentation, flavors, temperature.... everything is damn good! Nice Colombian culture service! I love my country... 5 stars

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Thank Oporh
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

This is a must stop for anyone traveling to Vieques. This is a food truck just past Sunbay. Very nice local family business. Highly recommend the stop.

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Thank Troessel
Queens, New York
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 June 2016 via mobile

First time here, never eating here again!!! The waitress didn't wash her hands and the service was terrible. Rude waitresses

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Thank colombiana1234
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2015 via mobile

There a crown jewel in NYC one of the best places to get a meal late night in NYC. The area is a little seedy but safe because of a strong police presence. But the food is well worth the trip.

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Thank Winslow P
New York City, New York
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3,950 reviews
1,551 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 531 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2015 via mobile

It's sometimes crowded and not that fancy, but the food is really good, and you get lots of it for a really decent price. It's clean enough, but sometimes the service is bad, especially if you don't speak Spanish.

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Thank Bernardo F
Bronx, New York, United States
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28 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 June 2015

My son and my family came to this restaurant because my son's aunt took us here for his graduation lunch. My son wanted burgers so she brought us to this restaurant. The place looks small from the outside, but when you enter the establishment, its large. So we were tabled and the waitress, she asked what would you like to... More 

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Thank Mari R
Panama City, Panama
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515 reviews
260 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 144 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 April 2015

It is clean and nice for how the area looks, and the waiters were nice and service was prompt for me and good. Food was tasty and enough, with a good portion, the fruit juice I ordered was made of natural fruits. The price is reasonable and I was satisfied, having visited Colombia, I was not aware it was for... More 

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Thank Temper43
Atlanta, Georgia
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41 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 March 2015

Cositas ricas is a good place for a quick, late snack but no longer a favorite for a Colombian meal. Sadly it has changed over the years and quality of food has declined. I was there a couple of weeks ago and asked for the chicharron con arepa. The arepa was hard and the nuggets of pork belly dry with... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Latin, South American, Colombian, Spanish
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
00:00 - 23:59
Monday
00:00 - 23:59
Tuesday
00:00 - 23:59
Wednesday
00:00 - 23:59
Thursday
00:00 - 23:59
Friday
00:00 - 23:59
Saturday
00:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7919 Roosevelt Ave, Ste 1, Jackson Heights, NY 11372-6732
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Queens  >  Jackson Heights
  • Phone Number: +1 718-478-8136

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?