A well-known Cuban restaurant in Cary, Havana Grill is the ideal spot for plantains. Not interested in the plantains? They have a menu with plenty of options. Expect a wonderful staff and terrific service in a relaxed environment that makes the visit worth it.
Thanks to its outdoor seating, the restaurant is a fantastic option when the weather in the Triangle is cooperating. No specific attire is required, so feel free to dress casually and comfortably. Also, though the overall price can be a bit on the low side, you won't be sacrificing any quality. In fact, you should be able to enjoy a good meal for $11 or $12, and can probably get in and out for $8 if you try.
Upon arrival, see if you can try the ropa vieja or the yellow rice, as either one is sure to make an impression. For those who are interested, the robust menu features items that are gluten-free, healthy, low-fat, and vegetarian. WiFi's available if you're trying to get some work done, and in addition to its convenient take-out offerings, the restaurant even provides catering for events around town.
A good option for both lunch and dinner, you won't walk away from Havana Grill disappointed. The food, in general, is "yummy" and "wonderful." Also, its cuban food is known to be "authentic" and "great." Don't worry about trying to find a spot on the street, as visitors to the restaurant do have access to a private parking lot nearby. Prefer to pedal your way there? Bike parking is also provided.