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7ma Avenue, Esq 26 | Miramar, Playa, Havana, Cuba
537 206 9644
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Toronto, Canada
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51 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I travel to Havana about 3 times a year. This is my breakfast place, amazing service, great food and also great prices. Want to give thanks to the staff for the attention to details, they serve breakfast like you are in Canada real bacon and eggs.

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US
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18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

This government run restaurant is catering mostly to tour groups. It is overall not a bad restaurant and food is overall decent. I ate there several times and most groups will have a choice of lamb, pork, chicken or fish (usually most served with a few veggies and rice). It does the job.

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Vantaa, Finland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2016

Just popped in the courtyard bar at new year's eve, desperately looking for an unbooked dinner. Turned out they serve the castle like restaurant's menu outdoors as well! Go tor the LACON for an affordable, golden & crispy baked, mouthwatering leg of a (pulled) pork - may even feed two.

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Edmonton, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2016

the building itself was built in 50s in a la Mauritanian style. looks great from outside and inside. it is located on the avenue with Canadian, British and some other embassies. It is about 15 minutes walk from the stop oh hop on - hop off bus. Food was good and it was the less expensive food we had in... More 

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Camberley, United Kingdom
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202 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 430 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Look, this place will never get a Michelin Star, but the food served (lunch on a Bales/Virgin Taste of Cuba Tour) was perfectly acceptable, albeit the lunch took an age to serve. CE is situated five miles east of down to Havana. An old house with small dining areas, the bean starter was tasty. The main of pork, beef and... More 

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florida
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20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

but this place felt like hawaii due to the thatching and open roof. For some reason it just didn't feel like cuba..... just couldn't figure it out. I felt rushed, and there was nothing extraordinary.

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Savannah, Georgia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

This is a pleasant restaurant located in a refurbished old home that offers both good service and good food. There are stained glass windows representing the various regions of the country. The furniture is as one thinks similar to their Spanish heritage. The food is served family style and offered in a slightly different manner than other restaurants in Havana.

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Thank Charles B
Honolulu, Hawaii
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014

Mar 21 Arriving back in Havana, we checked in to the Melia Cohiba in the Velado district. It is the best hotel yet. Just 10" away by car is the imposing Casa Espanola. Seeing the castle-like mansion made me believe the food must be commissurate. Inside, the medieval motif continues with a full-size suit of armor, ornate dark woodwork and... More 

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Craig, Colorado, United States
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17 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014

Restaurant in an old mansion is a reminder of the grander times of Cuba. Wonderful wood work throughout and the food was amazing. Who would expect lamb done to perfection in Cuba?

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Northern California, today
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2013

This is a once-splendid fantasy home designed with Spanish baronial splendor, so the restaurant includes the lovely garden and a number of rooms furnished with pseudo-antique furnishings - the main room has stained glass windows. Service is attentive, food is well prepared - one of the few places for good lamb, as well as fish and other dishes. We enjoyed... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Reservations
Good for
Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7ma Avenue, Esq 26 | Miramar, Playa, Havana, Cuba
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Cuba  >  Ciudad de la Habana Province  >  Havana
  • Phone Number: 537 206 9644

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?