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Ave. 1ra y 38, Varadero 42200, Cuba
(53 45) 61-4721
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Riga, Latvia
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was afraid to go there, but food was actually very good. Morros y cristianos one of best I get in Varadero.. Fish and shrimps also very good. Portions are big enough, so think twice if you want appetizers before :) Prices: 5,50 frish, 1,10-1,50 beer. I tried also lobster, was good. Choose fried viandas not cooked ;)

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Thank Baiba P
Cologne, Germany
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good food, especially the meat and fish dishes. Rather inexpensive. The service is not extremely friendly but quick and efficient.

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Thank astro_serena
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ordered a tomato chicken lunch thing with rice and potatoes and a beer. There was enough for two to share and it came to $7.50!!

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Thank Tyrel S
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016 via mobile

We went there because the nearby paladar was closed on Monday. Prices are a bit below average, but so is the service. Would not go there again.

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Rock City
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20 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2016 via mobile

We ate here a few times because it was some of the most reasonably priced and freshest food we had. Beers are cold, rum is good. Lemonades are also very good. Had the shrimp, chicken, soups, congri and all were very good. Only the steak was a bit tough. Plates are 4-7 CUC with bigger seafood plates (shareable) being around... More 

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Thank pandapatrol
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2016 via mobile

I ordered Seafood combination (Mariskas), it was literally the best meal in Varadero for quality and price 17 CUC (US$18). Pity I didn't make a picture - I just enjoyed. Then I took coffee and dessert tasting trio, my Got, it was absolutely amazing cream caramel and French toast soaked on syrup. My husband enjoyed the shrimp cocktail for 2.50... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2016 via mobile

I had the seafood plate with lobster tail, fish and shrimp. It was really really good! Great mojito and good service also.

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Thank Roozbeh R
Sault Ste. Marie, Canada
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21 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2016 via mobile

We were actually headed to Nona Tina pizza place when they were closed so we decided to stop in this restaurant we were pleasantly surprised the food was good came out fast chicken cooked well and was very tasty price was great 4 of of ate and had 4 beer for under 50 bucks service was a little slow but... More 

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Dorchester, NB
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47 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2016

Service was good, waitress was very friendly. Open air restaurant along the busy street so there was a lot of action going on. With that came several people coming in to use the restaurant washroom facilities which were partial there and not that clean. Food was good and delicious. Could use some tender loving care. Loved the roof design from... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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76 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2016

We did a tour of Varadero and this place was recommended as one of the best restaurants on the peninsula. We even read the local reviews who claimed this to be the number 1 restaurant there. I had a typical cuban pork meal with rice and found the pork satisfying but it was not as good as I had at... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Caribbean, Latin, Spanish, Cuban
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ave. 1ra y 38, Varadero 42200, Cuba
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Cuba  >  Matanzas Province  >  Varadero
  • Phone Number: (53 45) 61-4721

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