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La Guarida

Concordia. No. 418 | Gervasio y Escobar, Havana 10700, Cuba
+53 7 8669047
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good23%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Caribbean, Latin, International, Spanish, Cuban, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Concordia. No. 418 | Gervasio y Escobar, Havana 10700, Cuba
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Reviewed yesterday

After walking through the dirty streets of Havana for a quite awhile. We found the restaurant that we booked back in Sydney. We thought there can’t be a good restaurant around here but in true Cuba style we opened the door to mNy many flights...More

Thank elspethellisjones
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

On arrival I was shocked to find the entrance to a typical very old in need of restoration building. We were told to climb to the second floor and that’s where we found the restaurant. Being a little early we were asked to visit the...More

Thank TJS_10
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Probably the best restaurant in Havanna. Especially if you get a table on the terrasse! Fantastic food, friendly staff!

Thank alex5786
Reviewed 2 days ago

During our 10 days in Havana we tested several restaurants which we thought were good, for example, by reading the reviews on tripadvisor, this was one of them. This place has nothing that I would recommend, bad food, expensive and not cozy either but ok...More

Thank Farhad V
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Went there for my 40th birthday; my wife made a reservation more than 45 days in advance. We arrived on time, still we were seated 45 mins later - thank God the bar on the rooftop is amazing. Once seated - on a table we...More

Thank newfoddie
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We loved this place! Great food, reasonable prices, gorgeous restaurant, romantic, nice rooftop bar!

Thank Doctorworldtraveler
Reviewed 6 days ago

So.. Havana,Cuba is an AAAmazing place and we had the pleasure of an amazing driver that knew we love to eat and he love to eat. So we had some amazing dinners every night. This place was one of the top spots- The roof top...More

Thank barrysankar
Reviewed 6 days ago

Ate here on the last night of our trip. Definitely get reservations and confirm in advance if you can. I enjoyed the whole experience of coming here - interesting interior with some cool murals and welcoming dining area. Everything we ordered was delicious and elegant....More

Thank rudimint
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Culture, excellent food, Cuban kindness, views and a beautiful rooftop bar. A unique experience that should be part of any trip to Havana.

Thank Josh S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A gem of a bar at sunset.. what a perfect backdrop and view over Havana.. heaven ... the restaurant usually requires a booking, but the bar is always a good optio.

Thank itchyfeet1965
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Emily H
September 3, 2018|
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Response from redsoxfan22 | Reviewed this property |
I think you should be safe! I had a pork dish and my wife had the ropa vieja and both had no nuts. In general, I don't recall seeing nuts in many dishes throughout Cuba with the exception of desserts.
May 28, 2018|
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Response from Jamila R | Reviewed this property |
They also accept US. And credit cards
Sharon S
May 4, 2018|
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Response from carole0902 | Reviewed this property |
Take cash as most places in Cuba do not have credit card access
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$15 - $30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Private Dining
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Families with children, Business meetings, Scenic view, Bar scene, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:45 PM
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12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:45 PM
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:45 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Concordia. No. 418 | Gervasio y Escobar, Havana 10700, Cuba
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Cuba  >  Ciudad de la Habana Province  >  Havana
  • Phone Number: +53 7 8669047
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"It's the most famous of Havana's Paladares" New York Times, August 2002. "The greatest and most magical is La Guarida, so magical that it is temting to protect it by witholding its address" The Guardian, February 2001. "The city's best restaurant....La Guarida is the hardest table to reserve on the island this remains the hippest best restaurant in Havana" Cigar Aficionado, June 2001.
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