Empanadas Cafe

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56-27 Van Doren St
Corona, NY 11368- Map It
Phone: (718) 592-7288
AAA Inspector Rating Details (scale 1-5)
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Inspector Pick (Value): This Queens eatery near to Flushing Meadow Park and the U.S. Open, serves 28 delicious varieties of Latin American empanadas with artisan fillings.
This charming Latin American corner café in residential Corona is famous for it serves only artisanal empanadas, 28 delicious varieties to be exact. From a barbecue-seasoned pork or a robustly aromatic shrimp filling to a creative blend of plantain and cheese or banana with chocolate, they all hit the spot in a way that makes it hard to stop eating them. Food is best washed down with the delicious café con leche. Cash only. The appeal of the empanadas is so broad that the clientele reaches across all social lines, from diplomats to day laborers.
$1-$2, cash only
In Corona; on 108th St, 3 blks n of Horace Harding Expwy, just e. 56-27 Van Doren St 11368. Station: 63 Dr-Rego Park
street only.
Quick Serve. Lunch and dinner served. Patio dining. Accessibility (Call).