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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
CUISINES
Caribbean, Latin, Seafood, Spanish, Cuban
FEATURES
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Table Service, Live Music
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Knowing you’re following in the footsteps of the great man Obama and his family, Beyoncé and Jay-Z and other A-list celebrities is one of the thrills of this restaurant with its high ceilings and antique furnishings. The food is enjoyable especially the appetizers that you...More

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed April 11, 2020

Traveling Black group of 13 enjoyed our private room served in royal fashion. Delicious food, great service, beautifully decorated, beautiful art and pictures of famous people that had eaten there and round it off with a personal visit from chef Carlos

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed April 10, 2020 via mobile

I was really impressed by this restaurant. The service staff was professional, polite & well spoken. The restaurant is small with over the top decor, every bit of space is filled with antique/quaint items, photos, paintings collected over the years. The ladies' toilet decor though...More

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed March 23, 2020

The food and service were excellent. We met the chef and he is very open and friendly. The restaurant is filled with interesting historic items.

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed March 14, 2020

We were a group of 25 and the San Cristobal along with the staff dazzled us! The array of appetizers along with our entrees did not disappoint! The Mojitos were perfect, the pictures of famous clientele were jaw droppers, the owner was the chef and...More

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed March 14, 2020 via mobile

Had a great time there, service was very attentive and food was far better than average by Cuban standards. Downside? The hogfish I had was contaminated with "ciguatera" so I got some serious food poisoning that will take me weeks to recover from and will...More

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed March 12, 2020

We were with a tour group attending the 35th Annual Jazz Festival in Havana. Part of the trip included dining at several paladars for lunch and dinner. San Cristobal was one of the more memorable restaurants. The food was delicious, the ambiance wonderful. We were...More

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed February 27, 2020 via mobile

We had a delicious dinner here of lamb, fish, grilled vegetables, and chocolate cake for dessert. Both the ambiance and service are wonderful. At the end of our meal the waiter brought us a cigar and rum, and it was another first me. The doorman,...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed February 25, 2020

Food is great. Decor is brilliant. Service is top drawer. At the end of the meal they bring you a cigar and a glass of their amazing rum all on the house as one of their guests. Loved it.

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed February 22, 2020 via mobile

San Cristobal has been one of the most popular and best paladars of Havana for a long time. The atmosphere is nice and interesting, the food is delicious and abundant, menus include drinks, the owner always welcomes all the clients, service is efficient. What else...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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March 18, 2020|
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Response from Peter D | Reviewed this property |
No se. Porque viaje en este momiento del virus? Espera, por favor, hasta un tiempo mas seguro. Peter
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Response from PeterCinLondon | Reviewed this property |
The food was so bad I am afraid to say it didn’t stand out as something I’d do. I am sorry I can’t help. If you leave a building at night there 100% get a taxi. We were nearly mugged and I am very well built!
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Response from Yacselys P | Reviewed this property |
alamesacuba makes reservations on line, for almost every best restaurant in havana
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