Eating international fare locally eliminates the woes associated with transatlantic travel, such as jet lag and oar splinters. Stamp your palate’s passport with this Groupon.
$20 for $40 Worth of Traditional Cuban Dinner Cuisine
The menu includes roasted pork in mojo sauce and Caribbean herbs ($17.99), the Cubano regular, with ham, roasted pork, swiss cheese, mustard, and pickles ($9.99), and ropa vieja⎯shredded brisket in creole sauce ($16.99).
Gusto Cuban Cafe
Owners and chefs Roberto and Ana Meireles pile plates high with meticulously crafted dishes of beef, pork, poultry, and seafood made to order from fresh ingredients and traditional spices. Fried plantains, tropical fruit shakes, and Cuban sodas serve as plane tickets for the palate as lush foliage, cabana decor, and a working baggage claim evoke Caribbean climes. Libations from a brightly colored bar balance the subtle spice of the restaurant's signature red Cuban creole sauce. Gusto Cuban Cafe's patio bustles during the warmer months, and salsa dancing on weekends, like getting stuck on a slide, gives people an excuse to shake their hips.
South Central Omaha
7910 Harrison Street
Ralston, Nebraska 68128