Latin Culture RVA Style

Welcome to the Vibrant Latino Community in Richmond, VA

Discover the cultural tapestry that is the heart of RVA's Latino community. We're a melting pot of diverse backgrounds, traditions, bustling neighborhoods and colorful festivals. Our Latino community is a mosaic of cultures hailing from countries across Latin America, including Mexico, El Salvador, Guatemala, Puerto Rico, and more. This rich blend of heritage and traditions creates an atmosphere of inclusivity that warmly welcomes all.

Experience the Latin side of RVA as we celebrate our culture through lively events such as the annual ¿Qué Pasa?RVA Latino Festival or ¡Virginia Fiesta! where you can experience authentic foods and the rhythms of salsa and cumbia. Speaking of food, what better way to immerse yourself in another culture than sampling the cuisine? Use the links below to discover the more than 140 Latino restaurants that can be found throughout the Region.

Come experience the warmth of our traditions, the flavors of our cuisine, and the rhythm of our music. Bienvenidos a nuestra comunidad latina en Richmond, where cultures converge and stories unfold.

Kuba Kuba

A beloved neighborhood restaurant in the heat of the Fan. Kuba Kuba was founded in 1998 by chef Manny Mendez, serving home-style dishes inspired from his family's Cuban heritage.