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El Rancho

Around Calle 58, Varadero, Cuba
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Ranked #37 of 78 Restaurants in Varadero
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Description: The lobster was very good here.....price was only $15.00 CUC. The filet mignon was also good here. This restaurant is right across the street from Josone Park in Varadero.

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middlesbrough
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8 reviews 8 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

After our trip to the Beatles bar we decided to have lunch here. We ordered grilled fish which was delicious! ! A great atmosphere, lovely food and reasonable prices. Would recommend

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Montreal, Quebec, Canada
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

Every time I go to Varadero I have to stop by at this place... Food is good, price is cheap and awesome service.

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winnipeg
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17 reviews 17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

So in Cuba on our resort we found the food to be plain good but flavourless so we adventured out on this trip back to cuba and went in town veradero to EL Rancho. well we were pleasantly surprised there was a small band that went from table to table it was awesome really put you in a great vacation... More

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Longueuil, Canada
2 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

Bad service ! Wine tastes like vinegar and way too expensive ! Terrible food ! Total scam ! Total rip off ! A real bunch of azzoles that just want your cash ! Any Questions !

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Gatineau, Canada
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

One of my top 5 in Varadero, I go to the Roncho everytime I'm in town, fod is great and service is fast and professional, the authentic Cuban cuisine is very good and the local sea food is delicious, very good quality for very reasonable cost.

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Winnipeg
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

My bf and I have been to el rancho twice when in town and really enjoyed the atmosphere and food. I would go back again to enjoy pollo Ernesto (chicken cordon bleu) love the Cuban people!

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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

This is the first place we went to when we arrived in Cuba. The food was okay but not great. The atmosphere and service was amazing. After our meal, the waiter brought us dessert, mousse for the ladies and cigars for the men (we all tried the mousse and cigars). With the cigars the waiter brought us a bowl of... More

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Thunder Bay, Canada
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

We had one of the best meals of our entire stay here. It was affordable and delicious. If I ever went back to Varadero, this would be our first stop.

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Vernon, Canada
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

Good menu. Prices were average. Good drinks. Great view on main street to look at old cars driving by.

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Oshawa, Canada
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7 reviews 7 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

Steak and Lobster.. very good, and lots of it We enjoyed the string band also. Would definately go back there.

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