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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.
I cant stop craving for the salmon that I had at this restaurant! It's absolutely delicious! Though this dish usually... read moreSally H.4/16/2019
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
This for real is a gem for the neighborhood. I have come here twice, and had gotten the skirt steak... read moreTrista L.10/07/2017
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
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
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
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'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
I visited this place for the first time last weekend with some friends and I can honestly say I highly... read moreKelvin S.1/03/2019
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 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
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
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
BEST Authentic Mexican food in Harlem!! Coming from someone who grew up eating nothing but Mexican food. If you're in... read moreClaudia M.8/12/2019
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
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
We loved Cascalote Latin Bistro. Menu, location, staff and ambiance are all the reasons why I enjoy this place. Cascalote... read moreJeffrey W.4/15/2021
I've been here many, many more times now and I have never had a bad dish here.
Guac, arroz con... read moreAlice C.6/26/2018
Such a hidden gem! Love this place! Everything I've ordered has been delightful - some of my favs; the hot... read moreAli T.1/20/2018
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
Went for brunch, amazing experience from start to finish
I love how they combined my two fave brunch staples into... read moreZulay A.11/30/2020
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
What a wonderful spot.
I can eat their vegetarian nachos all day everyday! They combine spiraled zucchini, kale, spinach, on... read moreHannah M.8/24/2018
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
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
My experience here was phenomenal! I was seated right away and immediately ordered the Coconut Margarita. It was blended perfectly... read moreAaliyah B.12/08/2018
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
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
This is my go-to spot for Latin food. I highly recommend going on a weeknight and take advantage of happy... read moreEthan K.12/18/2017
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
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
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
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
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
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 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
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
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
This restaurant is a hidden gem!
Family owned and operated. This truly was a fabulous meal. From the appetizers, to the... read moreHope G.11/03/2018
The food is incredible, authentic and made to order every time. The drinks are also amazing and they have a... read moreKk S.6/26/2021
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
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
The BEST Food and such a peaceful environment! Workers and staff members were very friendly and welcomed us with open... read moreCinby A.8/21/2020
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
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
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
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
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
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
Amazing service. High quality and great tasting foods. Really nice ambience. It's really a gem in the neighborhood. I will... read moreFanta M.9/19/2018
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 a gem in the neighborhood. I got a recommendation for this place when I loved to Rast... read moreJiana M.5/31/2019
This is a favorite local restaurant for my husband and I so while we are under the PAUSE order and... read moreSherry H.3/25/2020
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Always enjoy going here, food is great, very intimate setting, family owned business, service is greatEric Y.11/24/2019
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
Gang: the hype is not hype. This place slaughtered our expectations of five stars so now I have to go... read moreBrendan M.5/25/2019
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
Family oriented business with a great ambiance . Everything was exceptional from the food to the customer service. Large... read moreWinter S.4/22/2019
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 our absolutely favorite spot in the neighborhood, if not the whole city. Been coming here once a week... read moreShuya O.1/17/2019
Outstanding family restaurant. Dad is the chef, daughter is the waitress, mom helps out...
Food is like an awesome Sunday dinner.... read moremelissa F.7/16/2019
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
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
Best fajitas I have ever had! Drinks are great, although, a bit pricey. Very cute place with friendly, helpful staff.... read moreAllison B.4/08/2019
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
The best nachos...hands down. Seriously, you need to add it to your list. Its unassuming and unpretentious. ... read moreAngela K.11/05/2018
I've been here twice and Casalote has not disappointed!! I ordered steak tacos and needed extra pico de Gallo! I... read moreMichelle Q.6/10/2021
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
Small establishment but incredible tasting food. Everything I tried there was delicious. Highly recommend it.Sara M.11/10/2018
This is my favorite place to come thus far, the food, ambiance and people are amazing! I've never tasted a... read moreNayli L.6/19/2018
Food was great! Service was amazing, try the tres leches pancakes, as well as the huevos rancheros. The place is... read moreNatalie S.3/23/2019Ava L.1/02/2018