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4100 Fairfax Dr. (N. Randolph St.) Send to Phone
Young and restless gather to talk, eat, drink and enjoy Caribbean-Latin fare.
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THIS RESTAURANT IS CLOSED Caribbean Breeze, Arlington, VA

THIS RESTAURANT IS CLOSED Caribbean Breeze Restaurant Review

: An Arlington hot spot and a watering hole for the young and the restless, this restaurant surprises with its Latin beat and interpretive Caribbean cooking. True, an appetizer of seasoned chicken and black beans in a spring roll wrapper seems a little off base, but the house special alcapurrias (from Puerto Rico)---hollowed-out plantains stuffed with a beef picadillo---with a jalapeƱo salsa is much closer to what we would expect. Too bad the cooking throughout remains uneven: a grilled flank steak salad offers tough steak and little flavor, though that is balanced by a respectable (though not outstanding) Cuban ropa vieja (shredded beef braised in a tomato sauce). Acoustics are dreadful, probably because entertainment begins around 9 p.m. It's clearly a drink-and-meet place, too, with plenty of folks cozying up to the bar.

User Ratings & Reviews for THIS RESTAURANT IS CLOSED Caribbean Breeze
Average rating    4
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Great place to eat!
by Billy on Wed Sep 24, 2008 6:09 pm
Great food. Excellent selection of appetizers & Latin American dishes. Tasty. The service is good. Atmosphere wonderful...... indoors or outdoors. You don't get your money's worth when ordering drinks. They're ice filled and in smallish or in thin glasses. - Jo Bob
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