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Taberna La Botija


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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Caribbean, Latin, Bar, Spanish, Cuban
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Amazing food and fantastic music, we went here on our second night in Trinidad, we ending up going on our third and fourth nights too as we knew no where else would come close

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank 756jog
Reviewed 1 week ago

The restaurant is very popular. We stood in line for half an hour, but ut was worth it. The atmosphere is nice and friendly (even though the effects from the slavery period hang on the wall) and the food is very good (Cuba standard...), the...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank TwoNorwegians
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was a solo traveler and my guide suggested this as a good place to get lunch. It was busy but the service was good and food came quickly. I had a light lunch and it was delicious. It is located where you'd be if...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Prestons_Dad
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While visiting Trinidad, don't be surprised when you see people standing in a queue to La Botija. There's a reason for anything, I use to say, so there is one there as well. Actually, not. Not one. A couple and if you're lucky even a...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Sebastian_Bialy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We read about this place in one of the guide books, and it really lived up to our expectations. We had to queue for only a short amount of time and had to share a table with two others, but that did not take away...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank nattyemily4
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We only had lunch here but were spoilt for choice. The food was excellent. With the size of the portions its definitely a 'sharing' place. We did not try the skewers but they looked fantastic and later in talking to our local agent he said...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank JaneandHuw J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have visited a restaurant for lunch. We were able to find a seat without a problem, we saw quering lines at the evening after 7pm. We have ordered the specials and some starters. Food tasted realy good and the portions were big. Realy nice...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank 494katkag
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have been for lunch with my boyfriend and our little one. We waited 45 minutes to get our plate, even if the restaurent wasn't full at all! People got the time to arrive after us, ordered, paid and left before we had our lunch....More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Marieeveperreault
Reviewed February 9, 2019

Trinidad is pretty small so all the restaurants are mostlywithin the same area in the UNESCO protected old partof the town. La Botija is one of the best places to enjoy your food - from pizzas, sandwiches, hamburgers etc. They also have amazing live music....More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank biancabadrov
Reviewed February 9, 2019

We came here on our first night in Trinidad for a cocktail and stayed for two! The atmosphere was great. We were sat beside the bar and could see the bar staff making the cocktails. They were very generous with their measures. Probably the best...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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August 24, 2018|
Response from Sheila G | Reviewed this property |
Not as far as I'm aware - just a bar and restaurant/ There is a hostal right opposite though if you need one. Inexpensive and very clean. We stayed there - great breakfast and owner. Casa Sueca - Anita Fonseca
January 22, 2016|
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The internet in Cuba is controlled by the government. There are no internet providers available for businesses or private homes. Only a few parks in the island have Wiifi. The number is increasing but it's still way behind... More
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