What makes the best Latin restaurants in NYC unique? Is it their rice and beans, ceviche, paella, or meats? Anyone of those could be your favorite part of a meal and is the correct answer. Good for us these Latin restaurants in New York City have perfected their dishes, as well environment, customer service, and authenticity.

If you're looking for the best Latin restaurants serving up even better Spanish dishes, check out our 212Area Guide for this and more info on restaurants in New York City!

Calle Ocho
Restaurant $$$
45 West 81st St., New York NY, 10024
Calle Ocho is an Upper West Side mainstay serving up distinguished, exciting Latin fare and is known for its creative, bold use of flavors, unique cocktail...
Pulperia NYC
Restaurant $
371 W 46th St, New York NY, 10036
Pulperia is a new Pan Latin bistro located on New York City's famous Restaurant Row, 46th Street between 8th and 9th Avenue. The restaurant boasts a flavorful,...
Yuca Bar & Restaurant
Bar & Restaurant $
111 Avenue A, New York NY, 10009
Yuca Bar & Restaurant is a vibrant East Village favorite for almost a decade offering a fusion of Latin cuisine from over a dozen countries. Yuca Bar...
Casa Taqueria
Bar & Restaurant $$
40 Gold Street, New York NY, 10038
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Zengo NYC
Restaurant $
622 Third Avenue, New York NY, 10017
Latin-Asian Restaurant Zengo is a sophisticated blend of Latin-Asian styles and flavors by acclaimed Chef Richard Sandoval, where the menu is representative...
Dulce Vida Latin Bistro
Restaurant $
1219 Lexington Ave, New York NY, 10028
Latin Bistro Join us and you will experience the unique Colombian home made food in a warm and welcoming environment that will make you come back! We...
Havana Central
Restaurant $
151 W 46 St, New York NY, 10036
Step through our restaurant's doors in Times Square and find yourself transported to the golden era of Havana, Cuba. It's a vacation complete with flavorful...
CUBA Restaurant
Restaurant $
222 Thompson St, New York NY, 10012
Authentic Cuban and Latin restaurant in the hearth of the greenwhich village, live music, complementary hand rolled cigars and the best mojitos in town!
Esperanto NYC
Bar & Restaurant $
145 Avenue C, New York NY, 10009
Hola! Esperanto is a fun, lively place to enjoy Brazilian and South American food and music in the East Village. Esperanto specializes in Latin American...
Restaurant $
207 W 14th St, New York NY, 10011
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Guantanamera Restaurant
Restaurant $$
939 8th Ave, New York NY, 10019
www.GuantanameraNY.com An authentic Cuban Restaurant with the best mojitos, live music and complimentary hand-rolled cigars.
Ñaño - Ecuadorian Kitchen
4.5  5 Rating (2)
691 10th Ave, New York NY, 10036
ÑAÑO ECUADORIAN KITCHEN opened on Halloween night 2013. Ñaño means brother to Ecuadorians and was the perfect name for the restaurant. The idea of opening...
Mamajuana Cafe NYC
Bar & Restaurant $
247 Dyckman St (Corner of Seaman), New York NY, 10034
Mamajuana Café was born in the year 2006 in Inwood NY with the intention of bringing architecture from the colonial city of the Santo Domingo, Dominican...
Restaurant $
543 Laguardia Pl, New York NY, 10012
Favela Cubana Located between two of Manhattan's most stylish neighborhoods, SoHo and The West Village, Favela Cubana is dedicated to serving the highest...
El Cocotero NY
Restaurant $
228 W 18th St, New York NY, 10011
"The Authentic Home Style Venezuelan Cuisine.” Latin Restaurant http://www.elcocotero.com
Victor's Cafe
4.9  5 Rating (4)
236 W. 52nd St., New York NY, 10019
Open for nearly 50 years, Victor's serves up some of the tastiest traditional Cuban cuisine in New York City. From ropo vieja to lechon, Victor's knows...
La Contenta NYC
Restaurant $
102 Norfolk St, New York NY, 10002
La Contenta & La Contenta Oeste ~ Authentic Mexican restaurants in the � of the Lower East Side (102 Norfolk St) and the West Village (78 W 11th St).