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Cafe Cuba

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Nieuwmarkt 3, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31-20-627-4919
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Dining options: Drinks, Late Night

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Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good spot for people watching

Nice drinks in a good spot for people watching. Tasty cocktails at a reasonable price considering the location. Very limited food menu.

3 of 5 starsReviewed June 22, 2015
Nicola S
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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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English first
Greater London, United Kingdom
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 NEW

We arrived at Cafe Cuba in good spirits on a hot Saturday afternoon in need of some liquid refreshment, after ordering our drinks we soon realised that this bar was ill equipped to deal with anything more than 3 Mojitos at a time so we decided to order some beer while we waited......... 35 minutes later we we still waiting... More 

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

Nice drinks in a good spot for people watching. Tasty cocktails at a reasonable price considering the location. Very limited food menu.

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Milton, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

Good music, good drinks, good service. Nice place to get a drink. Food selection is limited though, so not a place to eat more than bar snacks. Very relaxing place to chill and enjoy a drink.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

This bar has an extensive range of cocktails and drinks are very reasonably priced. Four drinks, expertly made, came to 26 euros. Nice place to sit outside on a sunny day and watch the crowds go by.

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Bracknell, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

Cheap cocktails, outdoor seating, good for a few laughs, can be VERY noisy, friendly staff, nothing spectacular

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015 via mobile

Stopped in for a coffee today late afternoon. Ordered a strong latte and the dark haired waitress asked what I meant by strong latte. That should have been a clue and moreover a cue to run. She reassured me there were two shots of coffee. The big cup of milk drink that arrived confirmed my fears - undrinkable. Must have... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

Nice terrace where you can enjoy watching the crazy crowd passing by and full of shiny happy people especially when the sun is shining. It's like being on holiday at home. Very friendly staff. Dirty restroom floor. Toilet paper was all over the floor.of the restroom

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Arnhem, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

What a great place to hang out at! The cocktails looked really good but we had some beers and shots (try the 'Oral Sex' shot)! And some delicious fingerfood. It was crazy busy, so we needed to wait for a seat. But it's also a great place to just stand. Fun music and staff.

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Vienna, Austria
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

My friends and me only wanted to drink a beer at Cafe Cuba, but I fortunately decided to try a cocktail first. I ordered a Apple Martini while my friends all got Grolsch Beer. We waited like 10 minutes for the drinks, with 3 waiters behind the bar and only a half full Cafe, but I guessed that our waiter... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

Visited Cafe Cuba 10 years ago, having killer Mojitos at the time! This saturday was a big disappointment! The drinks was bad, being made by young, grumpy girls who in every drink attempted to have their (not very clean) fingers either directely in the ice or touching it in other ways. Young crowd. Boring music. Nothing like Cuba!

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Address: Nieuwmarkt 3, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Phone Number: +31-20-627-4919
Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam
Cuisine: Cuban

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Nieuwmarkt 3, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam
  • Phone Number: +31-20-627-4919

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Cuban

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