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Established in 2013, Chef Julian Hoyos opened his doors in East Harlem and is sharing his talent and love for food with the world. Cascalote Latin Bistro is a family owned and operated business serving delicious and beautifully plated meals made with love! Our intimate vibe will have you feeling right at home enjoying a delicious home made meal. Join us for happy hour and try our popular margaritas with a powerful kick.
We are a small restaurant dedicated to serving quality home cooked meals that are beautiful to look at. We treat everyone as family and appreciate the support from people all over the world that visit us. Make your reservation today and enjoy this experience at Cascalote.
This place is a gem in the neighborhood. I got a recommendation for this place when I loved to Rast... read moreJiana M.5/31/2019
Always amazing but even better after quarantine-- I feel super safe and the staff is always so hospitable and patient!... read moreTori C.7/30/2020
Simply among the best for Mexican cuisine in NYC. You can't go wrong with any item on the menu. ... read moreRebel H.12/28/2018
Probably one of the most authentic Mexican restaurants I've evee been to. The mango margarita was delicious. To taste the... read moreStephanie N.11/11/2017
- Ava L.1/02/2018
I'm looking for the next gem of Spanish Harlem and this place is definitely a strong, delicious contender.
On a Thursday... read moreJoan S.7/21/2018
This restaurant is absolutely delicious. The location is a little hidden but once you walk in, you see nice and... read moreOscar G.5/26/2018
If you wanna call Cascalote a "hole in the wall", I beg to differ!
I thought this spot was FANTASTIC -... read moreAngella S.12/09/2017
Cascalote is a super genuine and super friendly, Latino family run restaurant with a chilled out and very welcoming vibe.... read moreAlun M.3/10/2018
Honestly one of my most favorite places to get a spicy margarita and a delicious meal on WOW! This place... read moreR. C.8/10/2018
Just had a delightful afternoon and the cosine was expertly prepared. Don't let the smallness of the place full you... read moreDomingo Q.4/21/2018
WoW! Came to the restaurant on a Friday night after finding it on Yelp. The place is small and very... read moreJennifer W.1/31/2020
A cozy, colorful spot tucked away on 2nd ave. A perfect place for brunch! We had their tres leches pancakes,... read moreHana K.8/25/2018
We live in San Antonio and come to NYC regularly to visit our daughter. Hands down this is the best... read moreBarry B.4/21/2019
This is a favorite local restaurant for my husband and I so while we are under the PAUSE order and... read moreSherry H.3/25/2020Joshua T.9/10/2018
This place is a gem in the neighborhood. I got a recommendation for this place when I moved to East... read moreJiana M.7/22/2019
Small establishment but incredible tasting food. Everything I tried there was delicious. Highly recommend it.Sara M.11/10/2018
Absolutely wonderful food and service, and some incredible flavors tucked in the corner of Spanish Harlem!East Harlem isn't usually a... read moreJonghan L.12/08/2019
This place is a hidden gem in East Harlem. It's a family owned establishment, and the owner and his daughter,... read moreKendra B.8/09/2020
The Mexican food here is incredible. Today I opted for the burger but even that had a Mexican twist with... read moreRonnie G.9/13/2020
Are You Really Looking for that Next Outstanding NYC Restaurant Discovery? OK, Just Take Two Minutes and Read This... We heard about this small (24 seats) family-owned Latin Bistro in Spanish Harlem. So we tried it. Here's what we... read moreTom W4/02/2016
Fantastic for brunch: we arrived at 11:45 on Saturday and the place was almost empty. Relaxed, cute atmosphere. ... read moreJames N.2/11/2019
I wish could give this place 10 stars. It's a family own and operated place and you can feel the... read moreErnesto M.10/21/2019
Delicious The service is a little perfunctory but the quality of the food more than makes up for it. Charming, authentic... read moreEric T5/29/2016
Cozy and nice. The staff is very friendly and knowledgable. The menu is short and easy. Great place to grab brunch without having... read moreLuis J8/23/2016
5 years later and still one of our favorite restaurants! Cascalote stayed open during the pandemic and was our weekly... read moreLauren S.7/05/2020
My husband and I have been coming here for approx. 6 months now and have never been disappointed. Some... read moreJessica P.9/14/2018
Food was great! Service was amazing, try the tres leches pancakes, as well as the huevos rancheros. The place is... read moreNatalie S.3/23/2019
Went here for the first time last week (although I had been eyeing it for a while) and this might... read moreElizabeth E.12/27/2018
Wow! That's all I can say!
One of these little places with an extraordinary tastes!
So happy I found it completely randomlyMichael R.10/06/2018
This restaurant has a very unassuming front, and is pretty small inside. We walked in around 6:20 on a Saturday... read moreAli V.12/01/2018
A great place for brunch, happy hour, and dinner. I've had the chicken fajitas, chicken enchiladas, and huevos rancheros... read moreMolly P.4/28/2018
Found this Place on Yelp decided to go with my family and we loved it. Food and Service was amazing... read moreWendy P.1/26/2020
Why didn't I find Cascalote sooner?! This cozy spot tucked away on 2nd has the best huevos rancheros and chilaquiles... read moreSara S.5/09/2018
I bring every out-of-town guest to this spot and everyone is amazed. This place is incredible. They have the best... read moreDanielle D.9/13/2019
I moved from Texas to New York York in 2003 and have been on a quest ever since to find... read moreEarl S.6/17/2018
Great find ! The best Michalada anywhere around. Terrific, friendly staff and a great menu. You can't go wrong with... read moreGary M.4/21/2019
One word: Excellent. Located in the Upper East Side,more like a Diamond in the rough. Ambience is wonderful. The dining... read moreBen G.4/27/2019
I live in the neighborhood and I'm finally getting around to posting a review after many visits.
The food is... read moreEmily C.4/02/2018
The best nachos...hands down. Seriously, you need to add it to your list. Its unassuming and unpretentious. ... read moreAngela K.11/05/2018
Food (5/5): Chuleta al Pastor (pork chop) with pineapple jam, grilled to absolute perfection with marinade. Brussel sprouts that... read moreMatt L.11/25/2018
This is my favorite place for brunch. The food, the service, and the cocktails were spot-on. I had the crabcake... read moreJose L H.12/10/2017
This is our absolutely favorite spot in the neighborhood, if not the whole city. Been coming here once a week... read moreShuya O.1/17/2019
I love pancakes and I love tres leches cake....so when I found out this restaurant served "Tres Leches Pancakes" I... read moreFrancis O.2/02/2018
Look no further this family owned business is a perfect place for authentic Mexican food. Don't let the small dining... read moreRonnie B.12/14/2017
Amazing Amazing. Worth the Uber/Lyft or a few bus rides. Real food, family-run, everything is authentic - - all made with... read moreJPB2712/09/2018
The tacos is the only thing I like on the menu
And as of the service since it's a family... read moreJeimy C.6/22/2018
Amazing. Worth the Uber/Lyft or a few bus rides. Real food, family-run, everything is authentic - - all... read moreJohn B.12/08/2018
Wow!!!! I don't have enough words to describe the magic of this place but here is one: love. A friend... read moreNathalie W.11/12/2019
Have been only once so far but I definetely recommend this place as we are already planning to go back... read moreN A.12/30/2018
I keep going back! It's East Harlem's best kept secret. Their friendly staff will go out of their way to... read moreDomingo Q.1/19/2019
This Place is Awesome!
Im a Pescatarian, and extremely selective with Food and places I eat.
This place is so cute, and... read moreXiomi D.9/27/2018
Wonderful food and service up in El Barrio.
Delicious guacamole, and the salmon special on a bed of plantains was... read morePhil H.1/12/2018
I keep going back! It's East Harlem's best kept secret. Their friendly staff will go out of their way to... read moreDomingo Q.6/16/2019
Met a friend for brunch and decided to try dining more in East Harlem. Cozy & beautiful aromas, my first... read moreAshley W.2/18/2020
I go to Cascalote often and my go to dish is always the fully loaded chicken nachos, yesterday for Mother's... read moreBibi W.5/13/2019
Best Mexican food in New York! Hands down. Everything is so fresh and delicious, amazing family who runs it. Best... read moreNan W.1/01/2018
This place is AMAZING. Best Mexican I have had in the city . I'm from LA so I'm particular and... read moreCrittendon N.1/23/2020
To date this is still my favorite restaurant! The food is incredible, everything I've ever had here has consistently made... read moreKaren G.1/16/2021
I came here for my birthday, real cute spot and it was our first time doing the outside dining. We... read moreElsie C.8/12/2020
YUMMY FOR THE TUMMY!!! This was the second time we dined here. The first time the wait was about 1/2 hour on a weekend... read moremarypatro9/17/2017
I don't always like Salmon because it can be super fishy but this dish changed my mind! Plantain encrusted... read moreCrystal H.10/07/2020
I came here without any expectations but I was happily surprised with the tasty good. The fajitas had a slight... read moreErnesto A.10/01/2017
- James N.4/22/2020
My Favorite Restaurant in NYC Wow. I had tostones today and they were to die for. This is my second time eating here, my girlfriend's... read moreKareemA2573/18/2018
One of the best restaurants in NYC... truly. If I had to choose between Cascalote and many more famous downtown... read moreCasey C.5/21/2020
This place is incredible each and every time I go. The waitresses are super nice, the food is spectacular ... read moreNella N.10/26/2017
Amazing margaritas, a bit pricey for the area but happy hour makes it worth it! The food is really good,... read moreThomas C.2/23/2020
Always enjoy going here, food is great, very intimate setting, family owned business, service is greatEric Y.11/24/2019