In mybookFood Collection (edit)
Added to your food collection.
Removed From mybook!

We took this business out of your food collection.

Yuca Restaurant

Add to mybook

This listing has been
added to mybook.

This listing has been
removed from mybook.

Book a Table



Party Size

Book a Table

Business Details



in Business


Regular Hours

General Info:
Yuca is an upscale Cuban-style restaurant located in Miami Beach, Fla. It specializes in Nuevo Latino cuisine that includes traditional Latin ingredients with a plethora of textures, colors and flavors. Founded in 1989, the restaurant serves lamb racks, marinated tuna, grilled pork tenderloin, baby back ribs and seared shrimp. It also hosts parties of up to 400 guests. The restaurant features a fully stocked liquor bar that serves an assortment of cocktails and after-dinner wines. Yuca also provides modern sound and light systems, podiums and presentation screens for meetings. Its upstairs facility has an independent kitchen and restroom. The restaurant s private dining is suited for corporate affairs and client appreciation parties. Additionally, Yuca provides special staff members who assist with wedding, baptism, birthday and anniversary celebrations.
Sponsored Links
Payment method:
amex, debit, discover, master card, visa, all major credit cards
City Center
Latin American Restaurants, Family Style Restaurants, Take Out Restaurants, Caterers, Caribbean Restaurants, Cuban Restaurants, Barbecue Restaurants, Seafood Restaurants, American Restaurants, Restaurants
Other Information:

Parking: Street

Wi-Fi: No

More »

Less »


Yuca Restaurant


Click to rate
Please give the business a star rating

Success! Thanks for posting your review of Yuca Restaurant. You’ve done the world some good today.

Can't Wait to go back!!!!

Went there for a bachelorette party a few weeks ago! Service and Atmospehre were awesome and the food was amazing!!!

Like this review?Yes|Flag AbuseProvided by Citysearch
Great Customer Service, Yummy Food, Awesome Cocktails...

Had just arrived in South Beach and took a walk from the Gansevoort. Somehow found the Lincoln Rd Mall by chance and decided to take a chance when we saw the menu outside. It was the first time we were asked how the salmon should be prepared. Salmon?!!! Man, I was wondering how good it would be if they paid so much attention to detail. My fiance loved the salmon and I loved the Churassco..I admit I tried her salmon a... view more

Like this review?Yes|Flag AbuseProvided by Citysearch
Flavorful authentic Cuban

We loved this restaurant. Based on past reviews from 2006 and before, we assume this restaurant is now under new management or has a new chef de cuisine. Let me first say that we ate here during Miami Spice, which is basically Restaurant Week everywhere else but lasts 2 months in Miami. The prix fixe menu is smaller portions of appetizer, entree and dessert for $36. The waiter was a little resistant to us ordering of... view more

Like this review?Yes|Flag AbuseProvided by Citysearch
it was just right...

I have just returned from Miami and my 1st night there I decided to give myself a treat. Yucca was just right.\r I had a passion fruit (parcha) mojito that was fabulous and an appetizer as my meal which was just the right portion since it was already 10pm. I had the Seafood Puteria and it was certainly tasty, not bland. I will also add that the presentation was just as good and made my dinner even more of a treat.\r ... view more

Like this review?Yes|Flag AbuseProvided by Citysearch
overpriced nothing special Cuban, skip it

bland ceviche - how do you do that? tough, chewy pork tenderloin. feh! bland flan. we should have waited for Pacific Time to open up or gone to Versailles

Like this review?Yes|Flag AbuseProvided by Citysearch
don't waste your time or money

Yucca is not only ridiculously overpriced, but its food is far below mediocre. They should be ashamed to butcher Cuban cuisine in Miami. Portions were small, as was the flavor. I'll give them credit for creativity, but there's a difference between simply putting interesting foods together, and putting interesting foods together to achieve interesting flavors. I really don't understand what all the hype is about, I wa... view more

Like this review?Yes|Flag AbuseProvided by Citysearch
Poor service

This would have been a wonderful experience if not for the snooty waiter. It started when we decided to have two appetizers and split an entree - we are not big eaters - we do not live in Florida so could not doggy bag leftovers and I will not waste food. First thing the waiter says - we have a charge for splitting entree - fine with us we said. After that he proceeded to slam stuff on the table - the rest of the sta... view more

Like this review?Yes|Flag AbuseProvided by Citysearch
Tourist Trap

What can I say about a place that serves glorified TGIF's cuisine at 5 star prices? How are they getting away with this? I'm only in town for a couple of nights, and was looking for innovative Latin cuisine. This is most definitely not it. Terrible food. Mediocre slop.. Stale bread. Stale plantains. Overcooked fish. No flavor. And at $30 an entree?! Give me a break. Please, please, PLEASE do yourself a favor and walk... view more

Like this review?Yes|Flag AbuseProvided by Citysearch
Quite Different

Definetely not traditional Cuban food but cuban food unlike I've ever had. Allow yourself to be led into a surprising yet fullfilling experience. The music show on Saturday nights was awesome.

Like this review?Yes|Flag AbuseProvided by Citysearch
Sponsored Links
Map & Directions
People Also Viewed
Send to Phone
Yuca Restaurant

501 Lincoln RdMiami BeachFL 33139

(305) 532-9822

Send this business listing as a text message to a mobile phone.


Your text message was sent.

To opt out at anytime, send the word STOP to YP411.

To get a help message, send the word HELP to YP411.

There was an error sending your text.

Please try again.

Terms: The recipient of this text message may incur charges depending on their wireless carrier. Not all carriers are currently supported.

Message Business

What would you like to know?



We were unable to send your message. Please try again later.

Add a Photo
Yuca Restaurant

501 Lincoln RdMiami BeachFL 33139

(305) 532-9822

  • Photos should be clear and in focus
  • Photos should be of the business, product or service, not an illustration or clip art
  • Photos should not be an advertisment or include contact information
Add a New Collection
Oops! There was a problem saving the new custom collection.
Please try again.
Collection Name cannot be empty
Upload a Photo

Remaining Characters: 100

Remaining Characters: 500

We just redesigned! Do you like it?
× Not a Fan

× Thank You!