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La Casa de Don Tomas

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Salvador Cisneros No 140, Vinales, Cuba
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night

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  • 34
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  • 30
    Very good
  • 28
    Average
  • 19
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  • 15
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Excellent food and wonderful music

We were my wife and her parents to celebrate my birthday. All was perfect, the food and incredible service, the climate of the place is magical. recommend visiting Cuba and go to Viñales "Casa Don Tomas". bye Hannibal Daspen

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 26, 2015
HannibalDaspen
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Miami, Florida
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  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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Miami, Florida
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015 NEW

We were my wife and her parents to celebrate my birthday. All was perfect, the food and incredible service, the climate of the place is magical. recommend visiting Cuba and go to Viñales "Casa Don Tomas". bye Hannibal Daspen

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Edmonton, Canada
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129 reviews 129 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
97 helpful votes 97 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

This was our first dining experience in Vinales and I was glad that it only got better because this place was just barely okay. The attitude when we arrived was as if we were a inconvenience to them. The food was the worst we had in Vinales, it wasn't terrible just the worst we had. The review before this stated... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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69 reviews 69 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

This is one of the very few places to dine in Vinales. The other options I am aware of are a pizza place and of course a dinner from your casa particular who are always glad to get a few extra Convertible Pesos from you whereever possible. The night we went there was live music on the terrace, and they... More 

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London,England
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

Apparently the building blew down and was reconstructed in 2008. A big place with plenty of tables and a band playing. I had the house special which the Dorling Kindersley guide said was a " a weighty combination of meats and rice - not for the faint hearted" . That is a nonsense description. It was very easy to finish... More 

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Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, United States
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

I was in Cuba for 10 days and I can easily say this was my only bad meal. We again went because of a Frommer's review and that it has probably the nicest looking exterior. My main dish was fine but just a number of little things made this a confusing experience. We paid for the bread. I'm not sure... More 

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014 via mobile

We were taken here for dinner by our tour guide. I understand it is the only state run restaurant in Vinales, so they have got lots of competition from the paladares. The food was a bit better than most of the other state run restaurants we tried in Cuba, but not great. It was a set menu with a rice... More 

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London
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

We were 4 and 4 idiots trusting LP advice I will say. It was pretty full which is usually a good sign but in this case it did not work. We had shrimps and lobster with vegetables and rice. The veggies were coming from tins, the shrimps were full of mayonnaise so impossible to tell if they were good or... More 

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Naxos Town, Greece
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

The setting is nice and the food is cheap, but compared to the food we had in our casa, this wasn't the best. The service was okay. I'd recommend trying your casa' food first!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

We had dinner here twice during out stay in Vinales. The place is nice and has a big garden where usually there are musicians playing. We had lobster once and it was good but the day after I had their special "rice plate with everything" and it was not good...it's presented like their best place but honestly the rest of... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

Went there for dinner. The building is very big and nice. Sat on the outside veranda. The atmosphere was great but the staff was disinterest and the food was not so good. There are much better places to eat in vinales. Wouldn't go back

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Salvador Cisneros No 140, Vinales, Cuba
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Cuba  >  Pinar del Rio Province  >  Vinales

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Cuban

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