It might be the first Cuban restaurant to come to the Williamsburg area.
Centro Havana Cafe has opened up in the Market Place Shops in the Kingsmill area. Owned and operated by Sulee Lugo and her son, Adonis, who came from Cuba and have been living in Richmond, the restaurant features authentic Cuban fare and entertainment.
“We opened on Cinco de Mayo,” says Adonis. “We have a lot of Cuban friends around here, so we decided to give it a try.”
Entrees include stewed chicken, Ropa Vieja (shredded beef in a tomato-based sauce), Pork Fufu Masitas (fried pork chunks served with mashed plantains) and several seafood dishes. The Hemingway Platter, a house specialty, contains...