First foodie adventure with ‘Martha Stewart’ for 2014 and we went el loco for Cuban food!
Upon recommendation from a friend of ‘Martha Stewart’ we walked through the shady streets of King’s Cross to El Cubano, which opened in late January 2014 and is owned by the chef who use to work at La Bodeguita del Medio on York St. Unbeknownst to us, ‘Martha Stewart’ actually spoke with him in Spanish for a little while when we arrived.
El Cubano has a bar downstairs which plays infectious Latino music and according to the signs, plays live music on Friday nights. Upstairs is a casual dining area, with bright aqua coloured walls and gold chairs.
We were the first patrons on this Thursday night, which gave the waitress time to introduce this new restaurant to us. It can be described as a family restaurant, as many of the chef’s family work alongside him in the restaurant. She was also very helpful in helping us order – and we took all the advice she gave!
Taste what is authentic Cuban food, then dance salsa to Latino music while drunk on mojito at…