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Café con Leche

2026 Second Ave., New York, NY 10029 40.789362 -73.942989
nr. 104th St.  See Map | Subway Directions Hopstop Popup
212-595-7000 Send to Phone
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  • Cuisine: Caribbean, Latin American
  • Price Range: $$

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Daily, 11am-10pm

Nearby Subway Stops

6 at 96th St.; 6 at 110th St.



Payment Methods

American Express, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

Special Features

  • Bar Scene
  • Brunch - Weekend
  • Delivery
  • Good for Groups
  • Kid-Friendly
  • Outdoor Dining
  • Take-Out
  • Online Ordering
  • Delivery after 10pm


  • Full Bar


Not Accepted

Delivery Area

90th St. to 120th St., FDR Dr. to Fifth Ave.


Meat, in myriad spicy forms, is what Café con Leche does best. We recommend the ground-beef empanadas, chuletas con mojo (pork chops with garlic sauce), and ropa vieja (Cuban-style shredded beef). Less-carnivorous eaters will like the camerones en mango (shrimp with mango sauce) or arroz con pollo (chicken and rice).

For Kids

The kids love the fried plantains and the waitresses love the kids. Paella for two is enough to feed one adult and two kids, and it’s saffron-free, so even finicky kids will actually eat it.

Recommended Dishes

Ropa vieja, $18; camerones en mango, $18; arroz con pollo, $15