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Cubana Havana Lounge & Latino Caffe

9 Somerset Road, De Waterkant Centre, | Green Point, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
021-421-1109
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Price range: $3 - $14
Cuisines: Cuban, Mediterranean
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Good for: Bar scene
Dining options: Late Night
Description: Cubaña is South Africa’s only authentic franchised social caffé and eatery which offers intricately made & exquisite tasting cocktails (172 cocktails); a distinguished yet tantalising cuisine, breakfast serving from 7am to late night snacks until 1am. We offer all kinds of cigars from aromatic flavoured cigars that suit main stream demands, to elite Cuban and Dominican Cigars for the connoisseur. We stock the widest range of hubbly flavours.
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Cancun, Mexico
Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

Food is fine, nothing special though. What it makes so special is the location and the decoration. You sit in and feel like in cuba. The outside balcony gives you a view on the ocean and in between. The trains passing through. It is the flair which makes it that authentic and enjoyable. Would definitely go back to spend some... More 

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London, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
34 reviews 34 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

Good food and great atmosphere! Lovely to catch up with friends and family over a delicious meal and a DJ arrived later on and really charged the atmosphere with a lovely young adult crowd just having fun!!!

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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

I was blown away by the brilliant vibe. On a Friday night there must have been over a hundred customers all dancing and drinking - the cocktails I had were amazing and the food well recommended - well done

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London, United Kingdom
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1,007 reviews 1,007 reviews
312 restaurant reviews
275 helpful votes 275 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

Had drinks and a meal here with friends. Loved the cocktails, the food was so so. However the vibe around the place was priceless. It became a sort of nightclub with music and dancing as the night wore one. Lovely evening out

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Doha, Qatar
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34 reviews 34 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

Went for drinks with friends , first impression wasn't so pleasant as the security complained about dress code yet they were number of guest who weren't dressed properly . Asked about the empty parking lot space in front of the venue ,response once again from the security was shocking As a former Cape Town resident i feel like Cubana has... More 

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Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

This place was down the hill from our hotel and we only discovered on our last day in Capetown. The food is average and unimpressive, but then…then you open the drink menu. They have it to a science of what is 'hot', 'strong', 'contains dairy', 'sweet', etc. A drink menu that rivals the Cheesecake Factory's tablet. Impressive. So, of course... More 

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Perth, Australia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

food was good, drinks were nice. service was not amazing and got very packed and busy into the night. if you like loud music and busy vibe its awesome, we just wanted a quiet dinner, but if we were partying it would have been better....

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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240 reviews 240 reviews
203 restaurant reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

The owners say they are very proud of their creation proud of what ? A dump really because integrity is lacking and the customer is a source of money and not appreciated. When I was lead to my table I discerned that the chair was very wobbly and a danger I alerted a server who was so concerned that he... More 

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20 reviews 20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

We went straight after work and unfortunately all the tables were reserved but the host that night opened a table for us. Great service and amazing food and the cocktails are amazing as well. Will definitely go back!

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Roodepoort, South Africa
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70 reviews 70 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

This is by far one of the best restaurants in Cape Town. The food are exelant and not to speak about the service. The staff are so friendly and helpful. And I cannot believe the prices on the menu. Not expensive at all. Will have to come back again. Must give the staff and management a big thank you. Keep... More 

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Additional Information about Cubana Havana Lounge & Latino Caffe

Address: 9 Somerset Road, De Waterkant Centre, | Green Point, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
Phone Number: 021-421-1109
Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
Average Prices: USD 3 - 14
Cuisine: Cuban, Mediterranean

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