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La Casa del Chef

Avenida Primera y 12, Varadero, Cuba
613606
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Ranked #9 of 75 Restaurants in Varadero
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Seafood
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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English first
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
20 helpful votes 20 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
2 helpful votes 2 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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Cambridge, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Friendly place! The food was terrific! We had the BBQ lobster dinner, and fresh pina coladas. Incredible! The last time we were there they were opening a late night bar with local musicians.

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Cambridge, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Each time we visit Kawama we always make sure we dine here. The food is delicious, and the staff is always very friendly and there to make sure your food experience is a good one. One of there best meals to order is their lobster meal so good and trust me you don't leave hungry

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Airdrie, Canada
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

Brought our entire family here (22 ppl) for a rehearsal dinner. Although the wait was long, this is to be expected in Cuba and also for such a large group. The wait was worth it however, as the food was fabulous and everyone had a great time! 22 people enjoyed a four course lobster dinner complete with soup, salad and... More

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Perth, Australia
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59 reviews 59 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

WOW! What a meal - 3 courses with grilled lobster for only $14 - you can't go wrong. My favourite meal of the holiday. We would have returned for more dinners but hotel wasn't that close. I recommend EVERYONE to go here!!

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Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

I ended up visiting La Casa del Chef during my trip in March-April. I was walking back to my hotel, and thought I'd give it a try. I ended up loving it so much that I visited it twice!! Here is a summary of my experiences: Pros: - Great ambiance - Situated in a non-busy area of Centro Varadero (located... More

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Nanaimo, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014 via mobile

During our recent vacation in Varadero we enjoyed grilled lobster, fantastic service and warm atmosphere. Loved the live Cuban music......we'll be back next time we're in Varadero for sure.

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Kamloops
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

Went there upon a recommendation of people from home. Really good lobster at affordable prices. Also had live music on the patio.

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Kingston, Canada
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80 restaurant reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2014

The food was prepared well was hot and overall very good. The Pina coladas were great. The service is good but the time is defiantly cuban, don't stop in for something quick. And there are tons of cats hanging around, but they are friendly and I like cats.

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