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Restaurante Fonda Paladar La Paila


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Certificate of Excellence2018 Winner

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Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Caribbean, Latin, Barbecue, Cuban
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Table Service
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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!!)....More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank D D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Leonard C
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
Thank Gabriel d
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...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank q1964
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
Thank jimmyglen
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...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
Thank Trail29969885086
Reviewed August 28, 2018

After trying to find where to eat , we found La Paila paladar. The place is excellent, the food is wonderful, the price are reasonable. Our server was super nice and professional, her name is Zenia. Thank you! I strong recommend the place Cons: The...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank gilsisb2018
Reviewed August 21, 2018 via mobile

A very nice place in the center of Vedado, right next to the Havana Libre Hotel. A very tasty Cuban food and an excellent service.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Javier S
Reviewed August 8, 2018

We were the only people eating in the middle of the afternoon BUT it was a good experience - walking distance to National Hotel (about 8 blocks). The chickens wandering the floor were well-behaved and the food was good. It is open-air but covered which...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank Douglas M
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