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Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
CUISINES
Caribbean, Latin, Barbecue, Cuban
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Television, Serves Alcohol, Table Service, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
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Reviewed January 29, 2020 via mobile

Good food. Easy to get to. Staff is marginal. Not very attentive. Food was great and that is what makes us go back.

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed July 28, 2019

The restaurant is under a shelter, but you really feel like you are eating outside. There is a pretty veranda, but we haven't been able to eat there because it has always been full when we visited, even midday.

Date of visit: July 2019
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Reviewed May 4, 2019

We stayed at Hotel Nacional and while walking in the area - slightly off the beaten track - we came across this restaurant. Stopped for a dinner and were so impressed that we returned the following afternoon for our very last meal in Cuba. Very...generous helpings of beautifully grilled meats (pork, beef, sausages), so succulent and flavoursome; plus refreshing frappe mojitos! Buzzing atmosphere (it seemed to be popular with locals), friendly and competent staff; and not much English - which adds a bit of ‘adventure’ and ‘anticipation’ to the whole experience and motivates one to start learning Spanish. Great - thank you!More

Date of visit: April 2019
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Reviewed March 24, 2019

We enjoyed a meal here. The portions were extremely large. Our group of 4 had ribs and leg of lamb. It was all quite tasty. Every portion was huge; the leg of lamb was the biggest surprise being an entire front leg (3 attached pieces!!)....Nice location and nice place with good staff.More

Date of visit: March 2019
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Reviewed March 24, 2019

Excellent location, behind Havana Libre, western corner. Can't imagine a more safe / secure / area of Havana. Staff do not speak english. They all appeared warm and cordial and kind, but communications are challenging. Prices are quite reasonable for Havana. I had a few...stops. The first had me raving 5 Star ...... the third? The pork was quite "tired". Salads in Cuba are pretty much a concept thing. 1/2 tomato, few lettuce leaves, few slices of cucumber, sprinkling of fresh beans and for seasonings? vinegar, cooking oil and salt. Pricing? Close to the main meal. You have to keep reminding yourself that this is Cuba. The thing I did not much like. Live music and blenders crunching away at ice cocktails. Noise noise noise.You have to keep reminding yourself that this is Cuba.More

Date of visit: April 2018
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Reviewed February 17, 2019 via mobile

The food was very tasty but the rice was cold. The place was very different , love the decorations, the bathroom was clean and the staff where on top of their tables wich is very unlikely of cuba service. The prices where acceptable.

Date of visit: February 2019
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Reviewed February 9, 2019

We dined here on our first night because it was close to our "Casa" and then went back one more time. For Cuba, it's not cheap but I think the prices are fair and the food is very good. They have a special board every...evening which varies with the availability of whatever type of meat. Seems like the best deals are on the board. They have a good mojito and they don't skimp on the rum. The staff is friendly and they seem to appreciate your business.More

Date of visit: January 2019
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Reviewed February 5, 2019 via mobile

The food and service is outstanding. The prices are very reasonable too. I could eat here everyday while in Verdado / Havana.

Date of visit: February 2019
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Reviewed January 31, 2019 via mobile

After seeing this place on diners, drive ins and dives me and my girlfriend decided to try it out. If you visit Havana this restaurant is a must, it's a little bit of a walk from the main tourist hub but the pork ribs are...amazing!!! The service we recieved was great and the waiter serving seemed very genuine, the cocktails were brilliant and we agreed the mojitos were the best we had the whole 10 days we spent in cuba. There area is also nice and it makes a change from the hotel areas constantly being pestered by people trying to sell you stuff.More

Date of visit: January 2019
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Reviewed November 13, 2018 via mobile

Best restaurant in all Havana. Great service (which is rare in Cuba) and amazing food. Thanks Henry.

Date of visit: November 2018
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