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The 15 Best Latin Restaurants In Oakland Park

Updated: May 2, 2022

Do you love Latin cuisine? These are our favourite Oakland Park spots for bandeja paisa and other Latin classics. We assessed diner and critic reviews, analyzed top sites and determined the best Latin restaurants in Oakland Park. Don’t take our word for it, gather the gang for a great night with cold Mojitos and churrasco fresh from the fire at these top spots.

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Salimar Ceviche Bar

Peruvian, $$, Harlem McBridePeruvian, $$Oakland Park, Harlem McBride
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 5.0

La Empanada Loca

Latin, $, Central Business DistrictLatin, $Oakland Park, Central Business District
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

Corinto Restaurant

Latin, $, Central Business DistrictLatin, $Oakland Park, Central Business District
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

Alegria Tacos

Mexican, $, Lloyd EstatesMexican, $Oakland Park, Lloyd Estates
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

Bravo Peruvian Cuisine

Peruvian, $$, Rivers EdgePeruvian, $$Oakland Park, Rivers Edge
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

El Guanaco

Latin, $, Andrews GardensLatin, $Oakland Park, Andrews Gardens
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

Quates Mexican Restaurant

Mexican, $, Lloyd EstatesMexican, $Oakland Park, Lloyd Estates
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5

La Casita Salvadorena

Latin, $, North RidgeLatin, $Oakland Park, North Ridge
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5

Candela Restaurant

Spanish, $$, Rivers EdgeSpanish, $$Oakland Park, Rivers Edge
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0

La Bamba III Mexican and Spanish Restaurant

Mexican, $$, Central CoralsMexican, $$Oakland Park, Central Corals
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

Cuscatlan Restaurant

Latin, $, Harlem McBrideLatin, $Oakland Park, Harlem McBride
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0

M & S Best Tropical Restaurant

Caribbean, $, Harlem McBrideCaribbean, $Oakland Park, Harlem McBride
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0

Hacienda El Sol Latin Grill

Latin, $$, North RidgeLatin, $$Oakland Park, North Ridge
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 4.0

Tequila Sunrise Mexican Grill

Mexican, $, Central Business DistrictMexican, $Oakland Park, Central Business District
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.5

Cabo Blanco Restaurant

Peruvian, $, North RidgePeruvian, $Oakland Park, North Ridge
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.5

What gets a restaurant into the top 10?

Figuring out the best Latin restaurants can take awhile. The restaurants in this list rose to the top after we analyzed the Yelp and Google ratings for 16799 restaurants in Oakland Park, 823905 restaurant reviews, and exactly 790 lists and articles from experts at and more. All with some boam magic. Yes, we even looked at to pull this list together. We automatically update restaurants’ availability and services, so you can find a great meal no matter what. Since boam gets no payment for showing these restaurants, you can trust the restaurants in this list. Don’t sleep on the restaurants in this list.

Most common questions

The highest-rated Latin restaurants for delivery in Oakland Park are Salimar Ceviche Bar, Jenaritos Grocery Store & Latin Food, and La Empanada Loca.

Salimar Ceviche Bar, La Empanada Loca, and Corinto Restaurant are the highest-rated Latin restaurants that are good for groups in Oakland Park.

Salimar Ceviche Bar, Bravo Peruvian Cuisine, and El Guanaco are vegetarian-friendly Latin restaurants in Oakland Park.

Salimar Ceviche Bar, Jenaritos Grocery Store & Latin Food, and La Empanada Loca are the highest-rated Latin restaurants for take-out in Oakland Park.

Tequila Sunrise Mexican Grill and Pollo Tropical are the highest-rated vegan-friendly Latin restaurants in Oakland Park.

Drink pairing tips

  • Malbec and asado


    Experts recommend pairing asado with a glass of full-bodied and fresh with a slight oak Malbec, a red wine that rinses the palate for the next bite.

  • A next-level match for morcillas

    When ordering morcillas, experts suggest pairing it with a glass of Bonarda, a popular red wine.

  • The ultimate drink pairing for meat empanadas


    Finding the ideal drink pairing for meat empanadas can be tricky. It’s worth exploring some white wine, particularly a glass of Torrontes. This, intense acidity and a light body, white wine balances the hot meat empanadas.

Fun facts

  • A popular dish

    A tasty dish from Cuba is ropa vieja. Have you ever heard of it? Try it with some yellow rice!

  • The history of Cuban sandwich

    Do you like Cuban sandwich? It was invented during 1800s in beautiful The United States.

  • The world-record holder

    Joey Chestnut broke the world record by eating the most tamales in one sitting. The new record - that has not been beaten since - is 102 tamales.

Parking info

Few things are as aggravating as circling around the block, looking for parking when you’re hungry. To make the hunt for parking easier, we’ve partnered with a cutting-edge digital parking reservation system, Spothero, that enables you to book a spot in advance before you visit your chosen Latin spot.

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