Home Cuban Cafe to Open in Old City
Coffee / Cuban / Old City

Home Cuban Cafe to Open in Old City

Two women, cousins, originally from Cuba, are ready to live the American dream steps from the birthplace of America. Danae Peraza, 33, and Dairys Mayoral, 42, will offer a taste of their homeland Cuba at Home Cuban Cafe. A soft opening will be this Saturday at 17 North 3rd Street with a grand opening in … Continue reading

Empanada Alley by Cuba Libre
Cuban / Ghost Kitchens / Old City

Empanada Alley by Cuba Libre

Two-time James Beard Award-winning Chef Guillermo Pernot has launched Empanada Alley — a delivery-only restaurant or “ghost kitchen“ centered around freshly baked, ready-to-enjoy empanadas delivered right to your door. Empanadas on demand, y’all! Consumers can choose from six different empanadas (Beef Picadillo, Chicken De La Casa, Pork Del Campo, Atún (Tuna), Vegetariana, Guava Dulce/Sweet), five sauces and … Continue reading

Cuba Libre Restaurant & Rum Bar to Award One Lucky Winner Free Lunch for a Year
Cuban / Giveaways / Lunch / Old City

Cuba Libre Restaurant & Rum Bar to Award One Lucky Winner Free Lunch for a Year

Cuba Libre Restaurant & Rum Bar, located at 10 S. 2nd Street in Old City District, is giving away free lunch for an entire year. One lucky guest will win a free Eat-A-Frita burger, paired with a Batido, or tropical milkshake, every week for a year. Anyone who visits Cuba Libre for lunch in January … Continue reading

A Look at Cuba Libre Restaurant & Rum Bar’s New Dinner Menu
Cuban / Old City

A Look at Cuba Libre Restaurant & Rum Bar’s New Dinner Menu

We had the opportunity to sample Cuba Libre Restaurant and Rum Bar’s new menu offerings recently. Already one of our favorite restaurants because of our love of Latin cuisine, we were excited to try the new dinner items by Chef-Partner Guillermo Pernot, inspired by his bi-annual culinary travels to Cuba. The menu overhaul also includes … Continue reading

Cuba Libre Restaurant & Rum Bar Celebrates Rum Month with Tasting Flights & Rum Specials in August
Booze / Cuban

Cuba Libre Restaurant & Rum Bar Celebrates Rum Month with Tasting Flights & Rum Specials in August

Cuba Libre Restaurant & Rum Bar, located at 10 S. 2nd Street in Old City, is dedicating the entire month of August to its favorite spirit with its annual Rum Month celebration, featuring a special rum tasting flight from Don Q, as well as the hand-picked “Tour of the Caribbean” flight, both available exclusively from August … Continue reading

Cuba Libre Restaurant & Rum Bar Introduces Seasonal New Menu Items
Cuban / Old City

Cuba Libre Restaurant & Rum Bar Introduces Seasonal New Menu Items

Cuba Libre Restaurant & Rum Bar, located at 10 S. 2nd Street in Old City, will roll out an array of new tapas, entrees and desserts on Wednesday, June 8 as part of the iconic Cuban restaurant’s spring/summer menu rollout. The new menu items, inspired by two-time James Beard Award-winning Chef-Partner Guillermo Pernot’s ongoing culinary travels … Continue reading

Cuba Libre to Celebrate National Empanada Day with $1 Empanadas
Cuban / Old City

Cuba Libre to Celebrate National Empanada Day with $1 Empanadas

Cuba Libre Restaurant & Rum Bar, is celebrating National Empanada Day on Friday, April 8, 2016 with its annual $1 Empanada Happy Hour from 5 to 7 p.m. at the bar. Chef-Partner Guillermo Pernot‘s signature Mamá Amelia’s Empanadas, including chicken, beef picadillo, pulled pork and three-cheese, will be available for just $1 each, along with … Continue reading

Cuba Libre Restaurant & Rum Bar Celebrates 15 Years in Philadelphia With a Huge Celebration on April 13
Anniversaries / Cuban / Old City

Cuba Libre Restaurant & Rum Bar Celebrates 15 Years in Philadelphia With a Huge Celebration on April 13

Cuba Libre Restaurant & Rum Bar, the popular Old City establishment, is celebrating 15 years with an Anniversary Fiesta on Wednesday, April 13 from 5-8 p.m. at the restaurant. Chef Guillermo Pernot and his partners Larry Cohen and Barry Gutin invite “amigos” of the four-city Cuban restaurant group to celebrate with an evening of unlimited Cuban food, signature … Continue reading