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Calle 21 esq. a M, Havana, Cuba
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Ranked #83 of 463 Restaurants in Havana
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Cuban
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night

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Mason
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20 reviews 20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014 via mobile

Title says it all. They served our large group family style from some of their specialties and they all were terrific. The staff was very attentive and friendly. Was very pleasantly surprised by the low bill at end of this fine meal.

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Victoria, Canada
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

You can eat a full lunch for only 4 CUCs, including a drink, water, soda or beer, and ice cream. Best deal in Vedado.

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Chile
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

I had dinner one night here, the lobster was pretty good, portions are big enough. There different alternatives, you could have a great meal for 5 cuc. There's a band playing later in the night, so it is absolutely worth it.

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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

This place was highly regarded which is why I bothered going. It in fact is the worst place I ate in the city. Believe me when I say that this place is awful. I am comfortable eating at local spots, and had many fine snacks and meals in Havana that were not from trendy upscale places, but this place was... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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26 reviews 26 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

A local recommended this to us. Located in Vedado. Large restaurant, larger plates of food. Bring an appetite or a friend to share a plate. Good food, good prices. Most of the customers appeared to be locals and not tourists.

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Bielefeld, Germany
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212 reviews 212 reviews
143 restaurant reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

We have been 3 times to La Roca. The first to times they told us, that the dinner for to means, that the price in the menu is for both. On the third evening they told us...no this is just the price for one! Be careful!!!! They have good food and cocktails for a good price. I would recomend the... More 

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Hamar, Norway
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

Not haute cuisine, but solid Cuban fare, competitively priced. And very good mojitos for 2 CUC! We came back a second night just for drinks in the bar and enjoyed the non-touristy atmosphere there.

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Varadero, Cuba
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20 reviews 20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

The gastronomic experience is the following: breaded meat with LOTS of oil and bland taste. They don't offer any fresh juice nor anything other than the canned drinks. Price is affordable but even too high for the quality of the food. The AC is on constantly providing a 16 Celsius all the time. No toilet paper...

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Hamburg, Germany
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5 reviews 5 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

Great restaurant for excellent value. Massive sandwiches and burgers for 2-3 CUC and set meals including 1 drink and dessert for less than 5 CUC. We stayed in a hotel close by for 1 night and went to La Roca 3 times. :)

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Toronto
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

Previously one of our favourite restaurants in the city, La Roca has undergone some changes which left us scratching our heads... and walking out the door. We normally eat here every year, as it is near the hotel where we usually stay. This time, we walked in to find the decor completely changed. The place is now dark and cramped,... More 

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Address: Calle 21 esq. a M, Havana, Cuba
Location: Caribbean  >  Cuba  >  Havana
Cuisine: Cuban

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