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“Feed a family of four for $20”
Review of Rumba's Cafe

Rumba's Cafe
Ranked #46 of 632 Restaurants in Jersey City
Cuisines: Cuban
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Reviewed 16 April 2014 via mobile

This place is down the street from my house and all I can say is I can feed four people here, for dinner, for $20, with left overs. The food is always good, the staff is sometimes busy, but always pleasant and the restaurant is clean and has an attention to the details that makes it much more comfortable than the other spots on central ave that won't spend on simple upgrades like paint and new floors. They don't make a good Cuban coffee, which always amazed me because the owners are definitely cuban, but the staff is largely central and South American...

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Reviewed 20 February 2013

We were obviously the only people dining here late on a Sunday evening that were not from the neighborhood, but we were pleasantly (if not exuberantly) welcomed.
The menu is simple and the daily specials were waiting on a steam table behind the counter, but the food was great. Between us we had the roast pork and the roast chicken and black beans with rice. Portions were large, both meats were delicious and the beans and rice were perfect, but we agreed the pork was more flavorful than the chicken.
My wife and daughter had canned sodas and I had a pretty decent papaya shake.
It is not necessary to be a Spanish speaker, though it may make it more interesting.
We allowed our daughter to make the meal her treat - $28 including tip!

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Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile
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Reviewed 29 October 2014
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