Latin American, Cuban
$ $
198 1st St
Troy, NY 12180
(518) 272-3011
9:00am - 4:00pm
9:00am - 4:00pm



  • Try the Cuban Eggs - Eggs to order (over easy)with rice, black beans, plantains and sliced avocado. Be sure to ask for the hot sauce!
  • Run by romantics for romantics
  • We enjoy the fine art of conversation and delight in our customers making new friends, trading the latest about their lives, and finding jobs, apartments, or new things to do.
  • Spectacular brunch. The Cuban Eggs are a must.
  • You can't go wrong ordering the Ricardo omelet
  • The sea food bouillibase is divine!
  • Flan french toast! Want!
  • Join us Friday nights for Tapas, Spanish style-it's about small tastes that make a meal. You can spend less and still be satisfied, or dazzle your palate with a dozen bites!
  • Cuban-Spanish-American food in a bistro setting. Carmen's Caf was founded with the idea that people need an easy, attractive place to gather; fresh, tasty wholesome food at reasonable prices.
  • Carmen's Caf is about great food and drink, and interesting conversation in a friendly, informal setting.
  • Live music on most Fridays. Sign up for our email list at carmenscafe "at" for announcements. We also have occasional Community Nights, where a guest chef and cultural program make an eve
  • Friday nights for Tapas Spanish style
  • Best tapas hands down!
  • Great Troy weekend spot. Friday nights are live music. Sunday brunch: the Ricardo!!! Yummy
  • New Chef Frank is a phenom
  • Capers & manchego omelet - awesome!