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Cuban Revolution Restaurant & Bar

₱₱ - ₱₱₱Caribbean, Latin,
318 Blackwell St, Ste 100, Durham, NC 27701-2884
+1 919-687-4300
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  • Excellent19%
  • Very good35%
  • Average25%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible10%
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Caribbean, Latin, Bar, Cuban, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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318 Blackwell St, Ste 100, Durham, NC 27701-2884
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was disappointed in the food as it's hard to find good Cuban food. I must admit I only went once so it could be that it was just the particular dish I ordered.

Thank hesselin4
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant was quaint and the decor was inviting. It was an extremely cold day so definely ate inside. My pork street tacos were excellent. However my husbands pork plate was just pork and rice in a bowl with a lettuce salad nothing inviting looking....More

Thank karengallegly2016
Reviewed November 5, 2017 via mobile

This would have been a more highly rated place had the service been more attentive. The soup and the hot pepper cheese sandwich were really good. We just wish that our server was paying more attention. The Cuban coffee was perfect, good and strong without...More

Thank Tom B
Reviewed October 10, 2017

I ate outside, weather great..there was actually a wedding party there about to get married on the grasssy area at Tobacco road. The food was awesome and I had a great wait person.

Thank iris h
Reviewed September 20, 2017 via mobile

The patio dining at this restaurant is very nice and also a great place to watch people. Our waiter was very pleasant and attentive. The menu was a bit busy. The food was OK. They also had a good selection of cocktails however I did...More

Thank SonomaRichard
Reviewed September 7, 2017

Our visiting family wanted to eat here, and having never been I was eager to join. The atmosphere is great, and the environment is just fun. However, I found the service to be lacking, and the food was just OK. We all tried something different,...More

Thank Meredith S
Reviewed August 31, 2017

Went to revolution after looking at the menu. It looked appealing and local canned beer is 2.50 on wednesdays, which I took full advantage of. I had the pleasure of trying the "worlds best steak sandwich" it was good and I would recommend to most....More

Thank 771donaldl
Reviewed August 22, 2017 via mobile

This place is nicely decorated and have somewhat decent "Tostones" (Fried Plantains) but that is not enough to overcome their rude employees, poor service or the flavor (or lack of) that is a notch below frozen TV dinner. The rice was hard like uncooked, the...More

Reviewed August 15, 2017

wife and I visited here for a late lunch recently. the place has authentic Cuban food and a nice selection of beers and cocktails. there is a nice outdoor dining area near a fountain that is covered where we ate and enjoyed the beautiful day....More

Thank tutter2
Reviewed August 11, 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for drinks, and I must say...I left very satisfied. Drinks were awesome. Dis not try the food, but would definitely go back in the future to try a meal here.

Thank Bella0519
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Kathy G
September 17, 2016|
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Response from JackieCary_NC | Reviewed this property |
We ate here on July 4th & I'm pretty sure my brother made reservations.
Kathy G
September 17, 2016|
Response from karengallegly2016 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they take reservations
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Bar scene, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 318 Blackwell St, Ste 100, Durham, NC 27701-2884
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Durham
  • Phone Number: +1 919-687-4300
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