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

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 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago

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 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 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
manitouwadge, on canada
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19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016

All we wanted was a quick meal while waiting to go to the Beatles Bar. We chose this place because it was there when we got off the bus and what a surprise. So much so we took a cab two nights later to eat there again. Theres seafood, beef, chicken and awesome appys. The staff was outstanding and the... More 

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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192 reviews
123 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2016 via mobile

We enjoy this bar when visiting Varadero. The staff are friendly and the drinks are average price for the area. It's a good place to chill and watch locals on an evening out , especially across the road at the Beatles Bar which is usually packed on a Saturday night due to live bands performing , which you can see... More 

Thank Pompeychic1
Dartmouth, Canada
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016

We were there when the electricity was down but we still enjoyed ourselves. Small but good menu. I had the shrimp cocktail since nothing could be cooked. I never had a thing to complain about during my entire stay in cuba.

Thank Cheril L
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19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016

bad bad service rude bad food a few people got very sick here and i can see why just so many better places on the strip, iam sure you wont get sick as its probley a one time thing, but the service was so bad i just go to better places now

Thank MikePilling

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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
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Large groups, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Around Calle 58, Varadero, 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 allow dogs on the outdoor patio?