Call Us (618) 251 - 8515

144 A East Ferguson Ave. - Wood River, IL 62095, USA

Across the street from the Wood River post office.

Cuban -American  food


fresh food & friendly

                                  Big Johns Cuban Party’s to Go

                                                                                   24 Hour notice required

      Sandwiches cut in 2, 4 or 6 pieces      

Americuban, Media Noche, Calle Ocho, pan con Lechon, Bar B Cuban,

pan con pollo, chicken salad, Elena Ruz, picadillo & Cuzzins
$6.00 each

Cuban, Steak, Paisano, Bacon Bacon, Monte Cristo ----------- $7.00 each

Sunday Sin ---------------------------------------------------------------- $8.00 each

Empanadas choice – pork or picadillo
Pasteles   Guava & cream cheese in a puff pastry              

Pasteles mango & cream cheese in a puff pastry

Bocaditos Cuban ham salad with cream cheese, roasted red peppers, mayo, olives , on sweet bread                       

Tamales filled with picadillo topped with Queso Blanco and Pico de Gallo & Black Beans - $20.00 per dozen

Cuban Bowls -- 7 inch foil pan with --- Pork, steak, picadillo, or Galic & herb  chicken
                                White rice or yellow rice
                               Black beans -------------------------
 $7.95 each
                               2 sweet plantains

½ pan of white rice ----------------------------------------- $15.00
½ pan Caribbean yellow rice ------------------------ $18.00

​1/2 pan Aruban rice ------------------------------------------------$18.00
½ pan black beans ----------------------------------------- $18.00

It's all Greek to me                    

Gyro -- spiced lamb meat with

Red onions                   

Diced tomatoes

chopped lettuce 

Feta cheese   

Tzatziki sauce on a Pita bread

Large Fountain Drink

Greek seasoned Fries

              Big Johns Cuban Café Eat in Or Carry Out

Special only on Fridays 

2 Fish Tacos meal

large Fountain Drink

Large Frita Fries     $7.95

$15.00 per dozen

Limited Time

6 Fried Green Tomato slices

 with spicy mayo  $7.00

In observance of Easter
we will be closed
Friday April 14th – Sunday April 16th  
We will Reopen   Monday April 17th
We hope to see you then.


Welcome to Big John's Cuban Café

"fresh food restaurant with the flavor's of the Caribbean Islands"