Craving Cuban food?
Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top Cuban spots around Seattle, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of the best spots to fulfill your urges.
Topping the list is Bongos. Located at 6501 Aurora Ave. North (between 66th Street and North Green Lake Way) in Phinney Ridge, the Cuban and Caribbean spot is the highest-rated Cuban restaurant in Seattle, boasting 4.5 stars out of 788 reviews on Yelp.
Next up is Mapleleaf's Mojito, situated at 7545 Lake City Way NE (between 75th Street and North 11th Avenue). With 4.5 stars out of 642 reviews on Yelp, the Cuban, Colombian and Venezuelan spot has proven to be a local favorite.
3. El Diablo Coffee
Queen Anne's El Diablo Coffee, located at 1825 Queen Anne Ave. North (between Blaine and Howe streets), is another top choice, with Yelpers giving the cafe and Cuban spot four stars out of 409 reviews.
4. Geo's Cuban Bar and Grill
Geo's Cuban Bar and Grill, a bar, Cuban and traditional American spot in Broadview, is another much-loved go-to, with 4.5 stars out of 93 Yelp reviews. Head over to 10515 Greenwood Ave. North (between North Holman Road and 107th Street) to see for yourself.
5. Un Bien
Over in Ballard, check out Un Bien, which has earned 4.5 stars out of 94 reviews on Yelp. You can find the Caribbean and Cuban spot, which offers sandwiches and more, at 6226 Seaview Ave. NW.