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Varadero, Cuba
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2016 via mobile

Went there for steak and lobster. I had the steak and it was Awesome! Price per couple with wine was about $60CUC. Was told the lobster was average as far as North American standards. Nice atmosphere.

Thank MarkFromHamilton
Summerland, Canada
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2016

My boyfriend and I had dinner here since our resort (Las Morlas) was just across the street. He ordered a spicy seafood soup starter and the steak. I had the grilled chicken and a gazpacho. His soup had clams, shrimp and four large chunks of lobster in it. It was amazingly delicious and only 4 pesos!! My chicken was nothing... More 

Thank Hayley_and_Eiler
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2016 via mobile

One of the best places to eat in Varadero. The flavors u can't get anywhere else. Had the special...lobster, marlin, and shrimp. Sorry about the pic. I wanted to take it once I got my food but I couldn't wait to taste it. 😊

Thank Mary P
Copenhagen, Denmark
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42 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015

They have a spanish chef who knows how to cook proper spanish cuisine. The place was good it was a bit on top of a hill so you have some breeze coming in to cool you down in a very hot and humid weather of Cuba. The food was average though as most of the restaurants in Cuba are. The... More 

Thank Jackie_Oliveros
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29 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015 via mobile

This is one of my favourite restaurant in VARADERO but I stopped coming to this place for the bad quality of the food and service! I took a risk once again but this time, Bingo!!! Finally this place is getting better and better!! I went for a Busines lunch and I had the judias and my client had the beff... More 

Thank Jovier
Victoria, Canada
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202 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

Was lovely to sit on the outside covered patio, feel the warm breezes, and enjoy our food and beverages. The food was more 4 star, at least what we had that day, and thought the food prices slightly higher than other locations we experienced, but the cocktails were the best we've had and 2.50 each. Service was great. So drinks,... More 

Thank yyesiamtrish2
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25 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015 via mobile

What can I say I set down ordered a meal and what showed up was an gastronomical experience beyond compare. To say the least it was exquisitely delicious. I ordered steak came with fresh vegetables. The house wine was out of this world, the service was beyond compare. Friendly smiles, they go above and beyond to please you. For desert,... More 

Thank Adrian C
Fonthill, Canada
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23 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

Steak and Seafood restaurant. Food was very good by Cuba standards. Our table ordered the lobster, shrimp and steak specials ... Steak was good, Lobster and shrimp was very good. Service was awesome and friendly. PRices were reasonable ... $25 CUC for the special which included a drink and coffee. On the night we visited, we were lucky enough to... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

Went there for a birthday. This restaurant was across our hotel Villa Cuba. Anyways, this restaurant is very small and doesn't have air conditioner. We were group of 5 and had barely place to sit. The washrooms had no toilet paper... We ordered steak and it was very dry even though we asked med. done. We barely could finish it.... More 

Thank llaskov
Edmonton, Canada
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9 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

They had a special that included a steak covered with a nice mushroom sauce, huge lobster tail and shrimps that was the best meal I've ever had in Varadero in 8 years. Their seafood piaya was fantastic as well. There was a really cool ambience there and their a/c unit was working unlike many other restaraunts in Cuba. Only thing... More 

Thank Osifer

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Caribbean, Seafood, Spanish, Cuban
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Families with children, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Varadero, Cuba
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Cuba  >  Matanzas Province  >  Varadero
  • Phone Number: 005345667796

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