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Limonada ~ Lemonade, agave

Tamarindo ~ Sweetened tamarind pulp

Piña ~ Pineapple

Piña Colada ~ Pineapple, coconut cream

Morir Soñando ~ Orange juice, milk, bourbon aged vanilla

Guanabana ~ Soursop


Chicharrón de Pollo10

Goffle Farm fried chicken, tamarind glaze


Crabcake13

Jumbo lump crabmeat, panko crust, coconut mango sauce


Camarones Cabrones12

Blackened shrimp, coconut polenta, guava reduction


Bacalaitos8

Cod Fritters


Sorullitos8

Sweet corn fritters, fontina cheese

Available baked or fried

Dozen for $30


Beef & Maduros

Picadillo

Chipotle Chicken

 Buffalo Chicken

 Guava & Cheese

 Shrimp

 Cuban

Three Cheese

Spinach & Ricotta

Maduros con queso


Sopa del Día9

Chef’s choice of daily soup


Ensalada de Temporada10

Seasonal Salad

Ensalada de Casa9

Artisan greens, Vidalia onion, cucumber, tomato, avocado, red wine vinaigrette


Ensalada de Pulpo12

Octopus, bell peppers, onions, and olives in a lime vinaigrette


Costilla Corta de Res26

Creekstone farms short rib, malanga root puree, seasonal vegetables


Churrasco24

Creekstone farms skirt steak, white rice, Roman beans


Rabo Encendido24

Creekstone Farms Braised oxtail, rice & peas


Pollo a la Parilla18

Goffle Farm grilled chicken breast, cilantro, rice


Pernilito y Arroz con Gandules24

Berkshire Pork Shank, rice & peas

Prime Aged Ribeye46

35 day aged Creekstone Farms prime ribeye, yuca mash, seasonal vegetables, tomatillo truffle butter


Filete de Chillo22

Wild caught red snapper, boniato sweet potato puree, papaya mojo


Pastelon18

Puerto Rican style lasagna (sweet plantains, ground beef, Fontina cheese)


Chuleta Cancan30

32 oz Berkshire longbone pork chop, sweet plantains, rice & Roman beans


(Choice of green platain, yuca or trifongo)

Available with:


Vegan [v]16

Seasonal vegetables, creole or coconut sauce


Pollo18

Stewed chicken breast


Ropa Vieja20

Shredded beef


Camarones22

Wild shrimp, coconut sauce

Paella Candela36

Saffron rice, shrimp, octopus, chorizo, chicken


Arroz con Pollo16

Saffron rice, chicken


Arroz con Camarones20

Saffron rice, wild shrimp


Paella Vegetariana [v]16

Saffron rice, Seasonal vegetables


Arroz y Habichuela [v]5

White rice, Roman beans


Arroz con Gandules4

Yellow rice, pigeon peas


Maduros [v]4

Ripe plantains

Yuca al mojo [v]4

Steamed yuca


Tostones [v]4

Green plantains


Yuca Frita [v]4

Yuca fries


Tembleque [v]6

Coconut pudding


Helado7

Vanilla ice cream, toasted sesame seeds, tamarind sauce


Empanada de Manzana5

Apple empanada, salted caramel, vanilla ice cream

Pastel de Chocolate12

Molten chocolate cake, vanilla ice cream, warm drunken caramel


Flan6

Flan Custard


Pastel de Coco8

Coconut cake, mango passion sauce



 

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706 Bloomfield Ave | Montclair, NJ 07042
973.707.7174

Monday Closed

Tues-Fri 12pm-9pm

Sat 11am-9pm

Sunday 11am-8pm

 

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