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Paladar Dona Blanquita

Caribbean, Cuban
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Paseo de Marti No 158 btwn Colon & Refugio, Havana, Cuba
(537) 867 4958
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12:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 12:00 am - 12:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Late Night, Dinner, Lunch, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff

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good food at a good price

Next door to the Caribbean - good food at a good price. Staff was pleasant get a reservation for the balcony

4 of 5 starsReviewed 4 days ago
Newburyport, Massachusetts
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Newburyport, Massachusetts
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6 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Next door to the Caribbean - good food at a good price. Staff was pleasant get a reservation for the balcony

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

It's a bit tricky to find - you have to walk in the middle of the Prado as opposed to the pavement on the side otherwise you'll never see the sign! Officially it opens at 12pm. We arrived at 12:30 but the front door was locked. We rang the doorbell and a few seconds later an elderly lady popped her... More 

Thank ChristyEvans
Brighton, United Kingdom
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40 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant is half way up Prado walking towards the sea. It is a first floor restaurant overlooking the large Prado Avenue with the centre walk way. It is the perfect spot for people watching whilst eating reasonably priced good quality food. The prices were around 9CUC's / approx. £6 per main and 2 CUC's for a beer approx. £1.40... More 

Thank Carol5907
New York City, New York
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33 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The service was good and the food was tasty so no complaints and it was located only a few blocks from where we were staying so it was a convenient for us to get to. This paladar over looks Prado so the view is great, however the prices reflect the tourist only clientele. There are other local places that served... More 

Thank Colombianita201
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51 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

nice restaurant with a great view. We are here 2 time while we stayed in Havana. We were short of money so we would share the meal. Plenty of food for two. Their Flan is unbelieveable.

Thank chute_mike
San Juan, Puerto Rico
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2015

This is an excellent Paladar of Cuban food, the portions are great and the prices are very good. The ambiance is very good; this like the living room and balcony and porch of Doña Blanquita apartment which is in a second floor.

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Caracas, Venezuela
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2015

Went here twice for dinner from the Iberostar hotel. Very solid mid-range restaurant. Stick with the Cuban specialties (Ropa vieja was amazing, yucca and plantains were also outstanding). Other non-Cuban dishes were only average. Nice balcony overlooking the Prado.

Thank Danoska
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12 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2015

The atmosphere, service, and food were excellent, not to mention the view of the Avenida Prado. One must recall, however, that there are many things in short supply in Cuba, and beef was one of the things we found hard to find, including in this paladar. But what they lacked in certain foods, they more than made up for it... More 

Thank sirena19
Clermont, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2015

We almost missed this restaurant, as it is located on the 2nd floor. All you see is a door, with a sign, and stairs leading up. The restaurant has a terrace overlooking Paseo de Marti or Prado. The food was tasty, and the price was just right. You will not find many spices in Cuban food - just the basic.... More 

Thank MAV627
ny, ny
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15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2015

this paladar has a patio overlooking the prado. i was short on money, so only had sides and a beer. but it was worth the stop.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Paseo de Marti No 158 btwn Colon & Refugio, Havana, Cuba
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Cuba  >  Havana
  • Phone Number: (537) 867 4958

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Caribbean, Cuban
Open Hours
12:00 am - 12:00 pm
12:00 am - 12:00 pm
12:00 am - 12:00 pm
12:00 am - 12:00 pm
12:00 am - 12:00 pm
12:00 am - 12:00 pm
12:00 am - 12:00 pm

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