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Artechef

Calle 3ra. y A | Vedado, Havana, Cuba
+53 7 8311089
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Overview
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good41%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“flan” (5 reviews)
“ropa vieja” (7 reviews)
“rice” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
Latin, Cuban, Caribbean
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Calle 3ra. y A | Vedado, Havana, Cuba
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1 - 10 of 46 reviews

Reviewed April 28, 2018

We were staying at the Cohiba and this restaurant is a short walk away. The restaurant is nice and bright inside and the staff are very attentive. Actually, we had dinner before 6pm which is quite early in Havana and the staff was almost too-attentive...More

Thank Gina C
Reviewed March 17, 2018 via mobile

We stayed one night in Vedado, New Havana. Our AirBNB was one block away from this restaurant. We enjoyed the food and amazing service. We recommend this place and will definetely would go back.

1  Thank Esperanza B
Reviewed April 29, 2017 via mobile

We came across this restaurant during a rain storm on our first night in Havana. We were very pleasantly surprised by our first restaurant experience in Cuba. The atmosphere was warm and comfortable. The mixed drinks were very good. The wait staff was friendly and...More

Thank Rick And Bev T
Reviewed April 26, 2017

Our group of 4 had a very disappointing experience at the Artechef cooking school. We selected this cultural activity to have an authentic cooking experience and meal in Havana. This school was recommended by our host and after reading the great reviews on TA we...More

1  Thank USAOnTheMove
Reviewed April 13, 2017

We stayed in a casa nearby and ended up dining at Artechef two nights in a row. We loved it! Not the fastest service in the world, but BY FAR not the slowest we had in Havana. The menu is quite extensive. They specialize in...More

Thank MelanieSPO
Reviewed March 31, 2017 via mobile

We ate here twice as the food was good and good value. The grilled lobster tail was huge, enough for two at least! Chicken cordon bleu was enough for two. Our order was a little mixed up. Something lost in translation, even though we pointed...More

Thank J D B
Reviewed February 28, 2017

This restaurant is just blocks in from the Malecon in the Vedado neighborhood - a couple blocks from the Melia Cohiba hotel. It's a wonderful restaurant with an extensive menu that includes both local and international dishes. There is a chef school on site, so...More

Thank xyzava
Reviewed February 5, 2017

A very fine bartender demonstrated the proper way to make a mojito (with our tour guide translating), and then a chef demonstrated making ropa vieja. Both had great senses of humor. Great entertainment. Then we had a fine lunch of (you guessed it) ropa vieja,...More

1  Thank NorthArrow
Reviewed January 21, 2017

We had an early dinner here and where almost the only guests at this time. Waiters were not very motivated and service was super slow. All the cheap food (=vegetarian food) was "sold out" which was a problem for me beiing vegetarian. Only when I...More

1  Thank UlliRoli
Reviewed January 18, 2017

When we first arrived we were seated under an air condition and we asked to be moved as soon as a table became available. One did become available but it took some time for the waitress to move us. I did like the fact that...More

Thank KaterinaAndr
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SarahAnne2017
June 23, 2017|
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Response from xyzava | Reviewed this property |
We didn't take a class, but it was recommended by others at the restaurant & by their staff. You can email the restaurant or drop by when you arrive in Havana. Things are pretty unscheduled in Cuba, so last minute is... More
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Ginny C
May 6, 2017|
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Response from xyzava | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for delay. Contact the restaurant directly upon arrival.
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leffertslady
March 19, 2017|
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Response from flhamer | Reviewed this property |
I was part of a Tauck tour when I went there in November 2016.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle 3ra. y A | Vedado, Havana, Cuba
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Cuba  >  Ciudad de la Habana Province  >  Havana
  • Phone Number: +53 7 8311089
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