El Mago de Las Fritas

Recommended by : Christina Tosi (Chef/Owner, Momofuku Milk Bar)

Cuisine:Cuban. Price: $. Location: .

Ortelio “El Mago” Cardenas helms this family-owned restaurant that offers delicious homemade Cuban food in a warm and inviting atmosphere. A Cuban immigrant with over thirty years of culinary experience,  El Mago specializes in creating authentic fritas, traditional Cuban hamburgers, which he serves in many divine, different renditions. He’s truly the king of this Cuban culinary classic.