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Sociedad Cultural Asturiana

Paseo del Prado no309 altos Esquina Virtudes, Havana, Cuba
862 36 26
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Ranked #154 of 453 Restaurants in Havana
Cuisines: Spanish
Good for: Romance, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Good for: Romance, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Sudbury, Massachusetts, United States
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2012

I took a group of 37 people on an academic trip to Cuba, and I had to manage various tastes and food restrictions. To accomplish this and still manage to get memorable results, I had to work ahead of time to get the right menu, price, day, and time. The chef at La Terraza worked with us, and delivered. The... More

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Bucharest, Romania
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2012

La Teraza is the restaurant onthe last floor.Expensive and the service does not excell.There are 2 guitar players,who play very good.The young one is a gipsy looking called "Ruben".If aybody sees that scum, (at least), send me a picture of him, please! The restaurant at the first floor is by far the best!!!!!!!!!!!!

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Kent, UK
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44 reviews 44 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
109 helpful votes 109 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2012

The people from Asturia seem to be responsible for a lot of very good things in Havana. I don't quite know what their relation is with Cuba but they deserve every support they can get. Check out their restaurants !

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Leeds, UK
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69 reviews 69 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
98 helpful votes 98 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2012

We loved this bar - unfortunately we only discovered it on our final night! Great cocktails at 2cuc, lovingly made by the barman. Cheap local non alcoholic drinks for the kids too! Quiet, small, intimate. As you enter the building, just ask for the bar and you will be shown up in the lift. Don't miss it!

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Tacoma, Washington
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54 reviews 54 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2011

The grill chef did a superb job on all plates (except the chicken fish combo was overpowered by conflicting flavors--not his grilling fault, I assume). Special soup w/ chiles and shredded beef quite tasty combo as was the grilled octopus and grilled vegetables--all very well done. Wait staff needs to lighten up a bit and stop trying to sound so... More

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Los Altos, CA (USA)
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141 reviews 141 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
105 helpful votes 105 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2011

I was in Havana last week with a group of friends on a tour led by a local guide. She chose this restaurant for our farewell dinner and we were all glad she did! The place is historic: once a club for Germans that was taken over by Americans during WWII. We ate upstairs in a lovely old room decorated... More

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Culver City, California
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175 reviews 175 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
99 helpful votes 99 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2011

I ate at the upstairs restaurant - the more elegant of the ones in the building - with 3 other travelers from my small tour. We all enjoyed our meals. It was like dining in a private club. The service and food were excellent. They also have an excellent wine list. Yes, it is a bit pricey but much cheaper... More

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Milton Keynes, UK
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48 reviews 48 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2011

Went here for an early evening dinner before heading out to the airport. We choose to eat in the restaurant downstairs. The all you can eat chicken feast was just perfect for us, really tasty and lots of it. (From memory I think it was CUC 10 per person?) Quite a bit of atmosphere as a ballet class for tots... More

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Oslo, Norway
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81 reviews 81 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2011

This particular place was the site for an old German gentlemen club (later used by Americans) and finally ending up to be the center for Asturians living on Cuba (My understanding is that the Austurians originates from Northern Spain!). However, they have 3-4 restaurants on the premises, all of the high class settings; one looks like the library of an... More

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Ulcinj, Montenegro
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51 reviews 51 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2011

There're four different restaurants in the four floors Sociedad Cultura Asturiana's building. La Terraza, Gijones, Oviedo and one downstairs that I can't remember the name. It is really close to hotel NH Parque Central, just in the corner the next block. I've had dinner in all of them, except Oviedos. Speaking of Gijones, it is in great room on 3rd... More

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