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Ivan Chef Justo


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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner

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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Caribbean, Latin, Cuban, Contemporary
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Table Service
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Reviewed 6 days ago

The food was excellent, the atmosphere fantastic. Would go there again. The view from the rooftop tables are great.

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank Cheri P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Situated on a corner, you enter via a narrow staircase up to the two floors. Top floor is cute with its décor and views. We both had a leg of sucking pork that was OK – but as it was a leg, we knew it...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank Stan C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a wonderful dinner in Ivan Chef Justo. The restaurant is well decorated in art decor style. The service and the atmosphere were outstanding. Very special dishes. We recommend the Avocado salad for first course. It is one of the house special dish and...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank Tsr69
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Whoever commented food in Havana isn't good obviously didn't make much of an effort to get out. Great spot, fun decor, super food! For evening dining be sure to make a reservation, we didn't get in on first try. Eventually made it for lunch and...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Marcelle_Vancouver
Reviewed October 8, 2019

Our experience in Havana is that there is no good food and no good cocktails and/or wine. When travelling, food and drinks are very important to us. We were very happy to go to Chef Ivan Restaurant while we were there. Fresh food cooked to...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank Richard H
Reviewed October 6, 2019

We were so impressed by this restaurant we came back for a second visit after our tour around the island. The service was superb and the food was divine. Highly recommended, the best restaurant we ate out at in Cuba.

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Chris T
Reviewed October 2, 2019

Had the pleasure of dining here with 16 other friends, while on a 40th birthday trip. This was the best food we tasted in Cuba during our 5 day stay. It's truly a little "hole in the wall" type of place. From the time you...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank anya_marie1
Reviewed September 11, 2019

The meal we had at this Paladar is by far the best meal we had in Havana...The Caribbean Lobster and Suckling pig (Lechon) were absolutely incredible, I still dream about them..... Service was great as well as location (5 mins walk from our Hotel). Will...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank MontrealLaziale
Reviewed September 5, 2019

we have been to Ivan chef Justo for a dinner, the place is so cute, and the food is very good. The portions are quite big. Service professional and kind. Cash only as in every place in Cuba. Recommended

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Gaia04
Reviewed August 18, 2019

The restaurant is upstairs in a narrow staircase but the surprise is that you found several small dining rooms full of paintings, pictures and old furnitures. This ambiance send you a lot of years back... We share Ceviche for starting and it was excellent. We...More

Date of visit: August 2019
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April 20, 2019|
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Response from basmaberti | Reviewed this property |
You need to call them and reserve. Either you get through from your country (which I couldn’t) or you get you hotel/host in Havana to call and reserve for you. Few days in advance should be enough
May 22, 2017|
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Response from louisd789 | Reviewed this property |
It is not too hot in August but there may be rain...inside or outside, the food is wonderful
November 19, 2015|
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