Cuban specialties abound at Rincon Criollo in Corona, Queens. Whether it’s a traditional pressed Cubano sandwich or one of their many entrees, you will be impressed with the authentic flavors and friendly service. Specialties include the Cuban tamal, codfish fritters, chuletas (pork chops), paella with chicken & chorizo for two, chicharron de pollo (fried chicken) and oxtail stew. For dessert look for bunuelos (fried dough with sweet potato & malanga), Tres Leches cake and Natilla, a Cuban style pudding. Rincon Criollo for a true Cuban experience.
- Thomas Rafael