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La Casa del Chef

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Avenida Primera y 12, Varadero, Cuba
613606
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Kitchener, Canada
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2016

We went here after visiting the fair. The staff was great, they made pizzas gorgeous the boys. The breaded shrimp was amazing. We highly recommend this restaurant.

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Vancouver, Canada
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2016

A marvelous restaurant. During the day the building is a cooking school, and at night it becomes a restaurant. We ate there twice. One night I had grilled langouste and my husband had Cuban roast pork; the second night we had red snapper and chicken. Food and service were both excellent; the servers are attentive but not intrusive.The staff was... More 

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morpeth, ontario
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27 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2016

THe best chicken! Great entertainment Service was excellent and the food was delicious all at a great price!

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Thank Colleenseguin
Ottawa, Canada
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2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2016

Even though we travel all inclusive we always end up haing dinner at Casa del chaf, 14 pesos for a 3 course rock lobster style dinr can't go wr g and if the lobster tail is too small they give you 2.

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Vancouver
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2016

This is a great place to eat and food is delicious. Staff is very friendly and spoke very good English which makes things a lot easier if you don't speak Spanish

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Thank Baggerbob1
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2016

We have been to this restaurant twice in 5 years. The lobster is fantastic!! For $15.00 you can't go wrong. They have musicians in the evening to play for you. The service is wonderful. Really nice people !! I highly recommend this restaurant.

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Thank Stephen R
Cambridge, Canada
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2016

Had an excellent lunch here. The food was fantastic, good service and very friendly. Would certainly go there again.

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Thank 4Travelfan44
Calgary, Canada
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2016

This was the most suprising of all the restaurants we attended, the food, especially the tomato black pepper chicken dish was outstanding. From the presentation, to the flavourful dish and the service was outstanding, the prices were very fair, more so than most.. This little restaurant delivers and you won't be disappointed..

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Thank Ricardo696969
Maple Ridge, Canada
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2016

Great grilled lobster! Wait staff a little slow. And there's no toilet paper, soap or paper towel in bathroom (and the staff use this as well, I'm wondering if they wash their hands????)

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Regina, Canada
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16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2016

Wow is all I can say we have enjoyed our lunch here every time we come to Varadero. We had decided to try someplace different this trip. We stopped at La Casa del chef for lunch as it was handy and figured we would go someplace else later on in the week. But the food and service was so amazing... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Caribbean, Seafood, Soups, Cuban
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Seating, Full Bar
Good for
Dining on a budget, Business meetings, Romantic, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Primera y 12, Varadero, Cuba
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Cuba  >  Matanzas Province  >  Varadero
  • Phone Number: 613606

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?