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Gatineau, Canada
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24 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've been to this restaurant several times in the past years and I've never been disappointed, I have notice that the price of the wine have sky rocketed, I'm not sure if it's because of the oncoming US tourist invasion but I recommend you do like me, bring your own wine.

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Crawley, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped here for lunch last week. The waitress was very friendly and spoke English quite well. We ordered garlic shrimp which was lovely and well presented, 1/2 a chicken Cuban style (it was just roast chicken) and a tuna salad. With a couple of beers and 2 Sprite, the bill came to about £50 CUC. Not great value for money... More 

Thank Heather P
Calgary, Canada
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29 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Don't let yourself discouraged by the emptiness of this place. Their filet mignon is amazing and so is the service. They also have sea food but I don't eat that. Filet mignon with peas, rice 17.50 CUC. So worth it.

Thank audrey22
Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
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2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped here for lunch one day while exploring Varadero - we had the chicken/rice and beef filot mignon/rice. The food was good. I would recommend trying their Pina Colada (extra ice) - so good!

Thank earyan
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2016

Let's be real, one of the perks of Cuba is how cheap everything is, right? Not this place. It was about $40 for lunch but that was our own fault for not reading the menu outside first. Once we were in, we were too tired and hot to go look elsewhere. Good food though!

Thank Tyrel S
Toronto, Canada
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30 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016

Attended this establishment with friends, good service, friendly staff, food was just ok as far as my meal went. Ordered a Steak well done when served was completely raw inside, sent it back and did not come back much better. The rice was very good as well as the veggies. Others in the party had the sea food which they... More 

Thank Mark C
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

Great food. Decent price and excellent service. Cannot go wrong with the lobster! Be sure to have an after meal cigar, with honey

Thank Adrian H
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43 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016 via mobile

Went in for an early dinner due to the sound of a great all girl group playing very fun exciting music. We were looking for somewhere to eat before going to the Beatles Bar. The food and service were very good and friendly. The waitress said their daily offer was Lobster and Steak for two , the portions were good... More 

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Tiverton, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016

over rated the food wasn't that good it wasn't to dear but not to much choice on the menue. it was full of mosquitoes so take your spray

Thank tommo1068
Gatineau, Canada
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19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016

On way to Beatles Bar stopped for some chicken which was really good and not overcooked. Found in general the prices were not very reasonable and the portion of fries and rice very small but enjoyed the chicken. There are so many other places with cheaper prices that we would go before going back to El Rancho. All in all... More 

Thank IloveCubaGirl

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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
Seafood, Cuban, Caribbean
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Families with children, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Around Calle 58, Varadero 42200, Cuba
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Cuba  >  Matanzas Province  >  Varadero
  • Phone Number: 5345612632
The lobster was very good here.....price was only $15.00 CUC. The filet mignon was also good here. This restaurant is right across the street from Josone Park in Varadero.

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