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Solid, authentic Cuban/Latin cuisine in a funky buzzing space. While the wait is long and the space is cramped, it's all part of the experience. The corn is a standout, and the large portions and fair prices make it a great casual spot.
Inexpensive and quintessential New York ethnic cuisine. Not in the mood for a wait? Habana To Go is directly next door.