Aperitivos / Appetizers
Bolitas de Platanos / Little Plantain Balls
Ripe, sweet plantains are mashed into a masa (dough). The dough is then shaped into balls, stuffed with savory beef and lightly fried.
Bocaditos / Cuban style canapés
Literally translated “bocadito” is “little mouthful.” The fillings are what make our bocaditos special. Choose: Pasta de Queso Crema (Cream Cheese & Olive), Pasta de Jamon (Ham), Pasta de Pollo y Esparragos (Chicken & Asparagus).
Broquetas / Cuban-style skewers
Skewers of tasty morsels served with our own guava mustard. Choose: Grilled Chorizo & Cheddar, Ham, Roast Pork & Swiss, or Fig & Havarti.
Camarones al Ajillo / Garlic Shrimp
Spanish in origin, this hearty peasant dish is sure to please. Large shrimp are sautéed in olive oil, garlic and limejuice.
Camarones y Fruta Bomba ala Parilla
Jumbo shrimp and sweet papaya are marinated in our own mojo, then grilled to perfection. Served on a skewer with a dipping sauce.
Skewers of roasted, guava glazed chorizo (spicy Spanish sausage) with guava mustard.
Croquetas / Meat Croquettes
Affectionately referred to as Cuba’s national appetizer, these crispy, tasty treats are eaten any time of day in the cafes, and are a staple at every fiesta – choose ham or chicken and avocado.
Croquetas de cangrejos / Crab Cakes
Delicious bite size cakes of crabmeat, vegetables, herbs and spices. Served with one of our special sauces (Mayonesa Rosada, Salsa Espanola or Salsa Aguacate).
Empanadas / Meat Turnovers
Delicious pastry shells filled with savory meat and vegetables. Empanadas are ours by way of Spain, probably through the Moors choose beef, chicken or vegetarian.
Frituras / Fritters
Fritters are a traditional Cuban appetizer, and can be made from many different ingredients choose maiz (corn) or malanga (taro root). Served with our own almibar (sweet syrup).
Frituras de Bacalao / Salt Cod Fritters
Fish, vegetables, herbs and spices combine to make these special fritters extra tasty.
Sandwich Cubanos / Cuban Sandwich
Bite size Cubanos, ham, roast pork and cheese on toasted Cuban Bread.
Tamales Cubanos / Cuban Tamales
Whole kernel corn, cornmeal, vegetables, herbs and spices are combined into a masa and steamed. Accompanied by our own special spicy salsa.
Vegetales Tropicales Frita / Fried Tropical Vegetables
choose “Tostones” (Fried Green Plantains), “Maduros” (Fried Ripe Sweet Plantains) or “Yuca Frita” (Fried Cassava Root).