Tuesday, September 23, 2014
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Alma de Cuba
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Address:
1623 Walnut St.
Philadelphia , PA 19103
215-988-1799
Neighborhood: Rittenhouse Square
Parking: Valet parking
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Cuisine type: Cuban
Meals Served: Dinner - Mon. thru Sun. Late Night - Fri., Sat.
Style: Trailblazing Nuevo Latino chef Douglas Rodriguez brings culinary fireworks to Philadelphia.
Specialties: Black bean soup; rainbow seviche; scallop seviche; pico roco; octopus salad; smoked marlin; oysters Rodriguez; adobo lamb; lechon asado (roast pork); plantain-crusted halibut; scallop-pumpkin combo; chocolate cigar;
Alcohol: A concise but interesting list of Latin American and Spanish vintages with several fine selections. The cocktails are expensive, but the classic mojito is potent and the Alma Colada irresistibly tasty.
Hours: 7 days (dinner)
Prices: $$$