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#50 of 106 Bar in Havana
Certificate of Excellence2017, 2019 Winner
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Bar, Pub, International
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Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Table Service, Parking Available
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Reviewed November 16, 2019

Vibrant club with lots of drink options. We visited four or five times during our trip. We always went at 12:30 or 1 am because most of the locals don't go out until then. There was plenty of space on the inside, and a nice...More

Date of visit: January 2019
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Reviewed July 8, 2018 via mobile

I've been living in La Habana for six months now and drink beer is something that I do A LOT! Unfortunately finding a cold beer is not easy, actually is very hard. In Esencia I'd the coldest beer in Cuba, dressed as a bride, as...More

Date of visit: July 2018
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HIGHVISTA, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Esencia Habana, responded to this reviewResponded October 29, 2018
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Gracias por su visita y por sus opiniones sobre nuestros servicios y comidas.Esperamos que nos sigan visitando y sigan disfrutando...More

Reviewed June 23, 2018

We were there on a Wednesday night when most of the famous night places were closed.The atmosphere was nice diverse music at first then only Cuban reggueton ( even there were lot of internationals there). The pub is little so no much room to dance,...More

Date of visit: May 2018
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HIGHVISTA, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Esencia Habana, responded to this reviewResponded October 29, 2018
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Buenas, ante todo disculpe la demora en responder, y gracias por dejar su comentario. Sentimos mucho que haya sido una...More

Reviewed November 5, 2017 via mobile

My cousins recommended this place and we loved it. The old Cuban memorabilia, the drinks, lots of food options and the best music. Great ambience. Recommend 100% safer and fun alternative to big clubs.

Date of visit: August 2017
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Reviewed October 26, 2017

If I was 20 years younger, no, make that 30 years younger, I would have enjoyed this more. At this point I would tell you this is just a club where you go to see and be seen. Bear in mind this is Cuba. Everyone...More

Date of visit: September 2017
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Reviewed August 31, 2017

Well, because it is close to where i stay i suppose. Friday Happy Hour is packed! All of Havana shows up it seems. Great fun. Other nights it has just been me. They do have a wee bit of consistency issues in the kitchen (it...More

Date of visit: June 2017
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Reviewed August 6, 2017 via mobile

A great place to listen to music, isn't a site of dancing, but you can dance. To eat have "tapas". A great service. Very friendly. It was a house, it's a beautiful place, with high ceilings and maintains much of what was in the home.

Date of visit: August 2017
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Reviewed July 31, 2017

It is a bar restaurant located at Vedado neighborhood in Havana. They have very nice daiquiris and mojitos (just for 2.95 cuc) and an excellent well decorated place. Fridays they offer a "happy hour" option, were the drinks cost the half of the original price...More

Date of visit: July 2017
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Reviewed March 3, 2017 via mobile

This place has always captivated me for the attention, drinks and decor. It's an almost general opinion that's the bar with the most populated list of drinks in their chart and have the best bartenders ever. I'll never get tiered of it.

Date of visit: February 2017
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Reviewed October 26, 2016

Had a GREAT time there, service was good, music was loud but not too loud and the local named Roberto, a retired Cuban American attorney from Miami now living there did a GREAT job with Sinatra's - I did it MY WAY!!!

Date of visit: October 2016
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