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Cubana Havana Lounge & Latino Caffe

$$ - $$$
Bar, Caribbean, Mediterranean, Cuban, South American, Central American
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9 Somerset Road | Green Point, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 421 1109
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Barcelona, Spain
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

It's really worht to try, the plates they serve are huge. Nice place good decoration and you get good service as well. I would definitely recomend it,

Thank Chymerryen
Centurion, South Africa
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73 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We were stuck in the area without a car and came to Cubana on recommendation from the receptionist at our hotel. The drinks were good, but I was disappointed when we were told that the whole restaurant is smoking area. We sat as far outside as we could on a rainy night to avoid the smoke. The food was average,... More 

Thank PierreDorf
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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48 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The food is basic, texmex with few surprises. It seems a little seedy, but that probably only comes to the fore at night. There were vegetarian options too. No one complained and the baskets we ordered were polished off with gusto. The cocktail menu is a bout 5 times the length of the food menu so that should give you... More 

Thank Roger C
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place has such a wide variety of everything. The food is to die for. I have been twice and all the meals were food for a queen! They have a huge cocktail menu as well with something different than the usual. The will definitely see me every time I visit cape town.

Thank Izellem33
St. Albans, United Kingdom
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66 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016

Walked passed this restaurant/bar on many occasions but never ventured inside,then one day fancied a change of venue from the V&A restaurants. What a find,service and clientele just so friendly and polite,food exceptional and very good quality meat,we had lamb chops x 4 and a superb sirloin steak,all South African meat from the Karoo. Good value local wines,our choise was... More 

Thank 990adrian93
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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67 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016

This venue is great, nice ambiance.. but getting a little too noisy after say 6pm-ish - so lunch is great - ..if you like noise and a good vibe.. stay late :-)

Thank Liza V
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154 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 9, 2016 via mobile

If you have been to Cubanah anywhere, it seems like you have been to all of them. However, this one still has the personal touch of the staff. They offer good friendly service.

Thank Jjaymoh
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54 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 30, 2016 via mobile

Great place to relax with friends. Good crowd. Great collection of drinks and well if you can afford a few thousand rands get yourself some reserved seat and enjoy. A place worth visiting

Thank laroden
Cape Town, South Africa
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 20, 2016

The food was excellent. The service was shocking, management apathetic and the ambience left much to be desired. After booking in advance for 15, paying a stiff deposit well before and calling ahead to confirm, twice, one would think they would be geared to handle a large table. The evening started with only getting a table set for 12 and... More 

Thank W5690PGinfo
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 1, 2016 via mobile

I really wanted to like this place, I really did but I just couldn't.It didn't start out too badly.I was seated promptly but even though I was solo and the place was nearly empty at 7 p m they seated me at the smallest possible table in an awkward spot.I thought that was OK because perhaps they would become crowded... More 

Thank Gary G

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$3 - $13
Bar, Caribbean, Mediterranean, Cuban, South American, Central American
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Large groups, Bar scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 Somerset Road | Green Point, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 421 1109
Cubaña is South Africa’s only authentic franchised social caffé and eatery which offers intricately made & exquisite tasting cocktails (172 cocktails); a distinguished yet tantalising cuisine, breakfast serving from 7am to late night snacks until 1am.

We offer all kinds of cigars from aromatic flavoured cigars that suit main stream demands, to elite Cuban and Dominican Cigars for the connoisseur. We stock the widest range of hubbly flavours.

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