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La Casa del Chef

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Avenida Primera y 12, Varadero, Cuba
613606
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Good for:
Families with children
Romance
Local cuisine
Special occasions
Entertaining clients
Dining on a budget
Breakfast/Brunch
Lunch
Dinner
Reservations
Late Night

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  • 134
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  • 50
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  • 17
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Great service and food

The venue is nothing special although they had live music. Amazing service and food! I would recommend it 100%

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 16, 2015
HerveGR
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Toronto, Canada
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Romance
  • Local cuisine
  • Special occasions
  • Entertaining clients
  • Dining on a budget
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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209 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Toronto, Canada
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

The venue is nothing special although they had live music. Amazing service and food! I would recommend it 100%

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Sudbury, Canada
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15 reviews 15 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

nice clean place, bathroom out back (bring toilet paper), glass of wine, a beer, lobster and steak diner (50$ Cuban). nice to eat and be able to see the horse and buggies and nice cars drive by

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Laval, Canada
Contributor
11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

Must go to eat and Have a few drinks not to pricey drinks are good you must eat langusta it is good must go.

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Chatham, Canada
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

Ok I get it was only $5 a plate but I couldn't eat it. All the other reviews we saw were great....HUH!?!?! Did like that they cooked the food on a charcoal grill right in front of you.

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Europe
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

Nothing special, courses are like everywhere. May be i've chosen wrong dishes, but i wasn't surprised. Fish fillet wasn't soft and mellow. Soup was just an empty broch. But bread was delicious! Waiter even doesn't know if they have cappucino or not. I've got a smal cup of espresso with cream instead. Staff doesn't speak english, only simple words like... More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

We visited this place, because it was close to our casa particular. However, I would suggest to eat at a another place with a cosier setting.

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Victoria, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014 via mobile

ive been coming to casa del chef for several years now and know the staff by first name.if you want a awesome lobster meal this is the place to go. Yammi will look after you and the band is always up to play , it makes for a real enjoyable time. I always come to the place as soon as... More 

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Sidney, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

once again we enjoyed an awesome lobster dinner at the case del chef not only is the food delicious, but the staff is wonderful, and place is such a pleasant atmosphere great street location so one can sit and enjoy true cuban life in veredero. Cant wait to go again in April!!!!

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Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

Absoluetly awesome food!! The poeple are so friendly! Its very cheap too and I know one of the chefs there, and I know that food is always fresh and there kitchen is immaculately clean!

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Okotoks, Canada
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

We took the bus from our resort into Varadero and stopped here for lunch. It was very easy to find and we had an incredible lobster lunch. The patio was covered and the shade and breeze kept us cool on a hot afternoon. The service was very friendly and we were definitely not disappointed with the Lobster. Soup, salad, lobster,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Avenida Primera y 12, Varadero, Cuba
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Cuba  >  Matanzas Province  >  Varadero
  • Phone Number: 613606

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Seafood

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Romance, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients, Dining on a budget

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?