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Best Mojito Coming to Town



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    The Cuban restaurant that makes some of the best mojitos and Cuban cuisine in Philadelphia is heading to D.C.

    Cuba Libre Restaurant and Rum Bar, a fantastic Cuban restaurant that is also located in Philadelphia, Orlando, Fla. and Atlantic City, N.J. is moving into the corner of  Ninth and H streets, says metrocurean.

    Co-owners Barry Gutin and Larry Cohen signed a lease for 799 Ninth St. NW and plant o open their 200-seat restaurant next spring.

    The restaurant will serve lunch and dinner and the layout includes a large patio space. Award-winning chef Guillermo Pernot heads this culinary gem. 

    Like its sister locations, the restaurant will transport guests to Old Havana circa the 1950s with its open-air tropical ambiance, Latin rhythms and extensive selection of tropical cocktails and tantalizing fare," according to information provided by the company to metrocurean.