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Havanna

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San Nicolas
Argentinean, South American
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Florida 525, Buenos Aires 1005 , Argentina
03414110759
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Dining options: Late Night, Breakfast, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff

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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
On the tourist route

Impressive fascade on Calle Florida and offers opportunity to buy at the takeaway section or the full service inside.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 4 weeks ago
Albywon
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Impressive fascade on Calle Florida and offers opportunity to buy at the takeaway section or the full service inside.

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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156 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2015

Nice place to visit in the morning for a solo café. The chocolates are very good as well. Friendly staff with outdoor seating to enjoy your morning café.

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Colon, Panama
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2015

We stop by for tea and sandwich make great pan de miga cheese and ham hot sandwich. I am addicted to there smoothies even in Spring. This time my husband had the chocolate one. We buy our gift supply of Alfajores to bring back as gifts. I always sample one. They give you chocolate cookies and mineral water with order.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 414 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2015

October 21st - 2015 - Havanna is the Argentinian answer to Starbucks invasion attempt, and it does beat the US chain by several points, which is also confirmed by the fact that Starbucks offers here a much wider selection of products in the attempt to keep up with Havanna's wide variety of pastries, chocolates and other goods apart from its... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2015 via mobile

Coffee on every corner but this is the best chain in town, guaranteed to satisfy a craving for a good quality cup of Joe. Especially like the Uruguay at Viamonte location near the courts.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2015 via mobile

Having lived abroad and traveling around the world for the past 11 years, in more than 20 countries, I can't help compare coffee franchises Nero, La Brioche Doree, and Paul being between my favorites, still Havanna has the edge. For one thing they serve the coffee in the Argentinean size, which is like half the size of a small Starbucks... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015

Recomiendo que todos traten los alfajores. Me gusta mas los alfajoes con chocolate oscuro. I recommend that everyone try the alfajores. Personally, I prefer the dark chocolate ones.

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Surabaya, Indonesia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

Taste super good, but it may be too much caramel and too sweet for some people. I bought a lot of these to bring this home as souvenirs.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

This cafes are all over Buenos Aires and they are full of people drinking coffee and eating alfajores. I did not know that they had so many varieties such as dulce de leche, chocolate, cream and a nut cream. They look like a two cookies with the cream inside. They very sweet maybe a little too much if you donot... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

Have been eating their products since childhood . Since they started franchising it was the perfect option to snack during lunch with an alfajor as dessert

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Florida 525, Buenos Aires 1005, Argentina
  • Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Capital Federal District  >  Buenos Aires>  > San Nicolas
  • Neighborhood: San Nicolas
  • Phone Number: 03414110759

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Argentinean, South American

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children

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Staying in San Nicolas

Neighborhood Profile
San Nicolas
Immersed in the sound of honking horns and the footsteps of busy office workers, the Microcentro area of San Nicolás is where visitors will encounter the true hustle and bustle of Buenos Aires, walking down streets lined with office buildings and banks. The financial district is well-known for its vibrant atmosphere and unstoppable rhythm during office hours. After dark, the hubbub migrates to Corrientes Ave., where theater lovers might start their evening at a play and end it in one of the many traditional pizzerias nearby. During the day, Corrientes is known for its many bookshops and classic cafés, which are located just minutes away from some famous landmarks, like the Obelisco, Avenida 9 de Julio, and the Teatro Colon.
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