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29, G. Papandreou Str., Thessaloniki, Greece
+30 231 086 9331
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45 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Located in a beautiful building in the eastern Thessaloniki, habanera is considered to be the best (and the worst) carribean restaurant in Thessaloniki... since there is no other. We ordered a chocken salad, chicken wings with bbq (not) sauce, burritos and half litre of sangria. The portions were big but not very tasty. The chicken salad was covered with a... More 

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Thessaloniki, Greece
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58 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The restaurant is within a nice oldfashioned building The decoration is very nice and makes it causy I like a lot the wall paintings inspired by the moovie "Chico y Rita" The music is latin soft for listening and not for dancing The sercice has problem, some waiters are good and some are very loosy The menu is rich and... More 

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Thank TheFoodJokey
Thessaloniki, Greece
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 22, 2016

A great location with great atmosphere and food that reminds me of home. The restaurant is located in a neoclassic home that has been renovated with Caribbean memorabilia. The food is authentic and very tasty. The portions are very large and can be easily shared. The salads and appetizers are a great start, and the main dishes have choices for... More 

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Thank JaimeMCavazos
Thessaloniki, Greece
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172 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 9, 2016 via mobile

Excellent caribean and mexican food, perfect coctails, good service in a unique old renovated building. What more should you want? Try nachos vegetatian and chicken fagitas...

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Thank Marc A
Grand Rapids, Michigan
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50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 28, 2016

Have been to this place several times, the food is consistently good with huge portions. Burritos are a must, and the guacamole is home made. Service always very good.

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Thank MichVagabond
Thessaloniki, Greece
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61 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 15, 2016

First of all, a great atmosphere. Soft lights, great up-tempo music, great decoration and a lot of happy faces around. The dishes were delicious, and the quantities, more that we could handle. The garden was lovely too. The prices, not the lowest you can find, but the experience was worth every euro. We will come again!

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Thank atfos
Thessaloniki, Greece
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24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 3, 2016

For cocktails (a few pages to choose from!), best sagria, big variety of appetizers (I am basically a big fan of all), amazing dishes, beloved fajitas! I tried the first carribean meal and it was quite extraordinary! Also one of the two best guacamole I ve ever had. Not a big fan of the salad that comes with the lunch... More 

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Thank differentreality
Thessaloniki, Greece
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285 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 30, 2016

+ Coctails, Catalogue, Winery list, Pastas, Decoration, and Stuff's behaving - Prices (are very high comparing with area,gdp and offered services, very crowd especially saturday

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Thank Emmanouil Z
Nicosia, Cyprus
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76 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 13, 2016

A restaurant that makes you travel to the Caribbean sea! This place is very cosy, with a Caribbean ambient that represents Cuban and Mexican scenery in a very nice neoclassical building of the city. We had some very well-elaborated coctails and excellent and very tasty food. Loved the tacos and the "patatas rancheras". The service was very good, we got... More 

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3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 10, 2016 via mobile

Great atmosphere, very good and tasty food , big plates so you don't need to order a lot of food . We usually prefer to order tortillas with chicken which is a delicious plate . Service is always friendly and helpful!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Caribbean, Latin, Cuban
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Bar scene, Business meetings, Families with children, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 29, G. Papandreou Str., Thessaloniki, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Central Macedonia  >  Thessaloniki Region  >  Thessaloniki
  • Phone Number: +30 231 086 9331

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