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Havana Rumba St. Matthews

4115 Oechsli Ave, Louisville, KY 40207-5022
+1 502-897-1959
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Overview
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good26%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“havana rumba” (110 reviews)
“lechon asado” (32 reviews)
“plantains” (47 reviews)
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CUISINES
Latin, Caribbean, Cuban, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
4115 Oechsli Ave, Louisville, KY 40207-5022
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1 - 10 of 627 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Here visiting and picked it because of the high rating. The food had a great flavor. My wife had the pork house special lechon asado. and I had the chimi steak. Both were served promptly and were delicious. Friendly service. Parking lot was fairly full,...More

Thank shaun r
Reviewed 1 week ago

We love this place - from the friendly greeting you get to the amazing drinks - my favorite is the classic Mojito - my husband likes the Spicy Margarita - to the appetizers - queso with plantain chips are amazing! Our favorite is the Plancha...More

Thank mentormom59
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fun atmosphere, very friendly & attentive service and very good authentic Cuban food reasonably - so what's not to like? I went to HR with my adult daughters and teen-aged granddaughters and had a fabulous time. I had the Steak Chimichurri and it was delicious...More

Thank Rod J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First time here. Everything we tried was great! Even our 10 & 13-year-olds were impressed. My son and I had the spinach and cheese empanadas. I had the Cubano sandwich. My daughter had the shrimp, and my husband had shredded pork for lunch. Located in...More

Thank Amy C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

For each of my last three trips to Louisville this has been the "go to" place to eat. Excellent service, excellent food, and an excellent white sangria. The staff has always treated us wonderfully. My wife is from South America and a tremendous cook and...More

Thank pjnlac
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

In Louisville on business, and couldn't wait to have lunch here! This time we tried the queso dip starter- really great with fried plantain chips instead of tortilla chips. Highly recommend! We both had the Havana Rumba sandwich- fantastic! Can't wait til we visit again.

Thank frenchfiona
Reviewed August 14, 2017

One of my son's favorite restaurants they took us for lunch on a recent visit. Food was great, abundant and menu offered great variety. Lunch prices quite reasonable for the quantity of food and our waiter was welcoming and funny.

Thank U1568UAjeffreym
Reviewed July 25, 2017 via mobile

Had a great meal and service excellent. Best Cuban dishes that I have had in a while. The empanadas were tasty, I got the spinach and cheese. Lechon asado was outstanding, the pork was juicy and melted in your mouth. Had the flan forq desert...More

Thank Steve N
Alejandro P, Manager at Havana Rumba St. Matthews, responded to this reviewResponded August 14, 2017

We're very pleased that you enjoy dining in Havana Rumba! ,we look forward to seeing you again soon and Thank you for your patronage

Reviewed July 20, 2017

This was our second trip to the restaurant and we continued to be impressed. Although not quite like the cuban food we enjoy in Miami, Florida it is a close second by our standards. The grilled fish dinner was good and to be recommended and...More

Thank bruceandjoanW
Reviewed July 12, 2017 via mobile

There's not much more to say about Havana Rumba other than it's just delicious food. I could eat there every night and never get tired of it. Service is great and prices are very reasonable. The only downfall is that their margaritas are so good...More

Thank CHarlowPharmD
Alejandro P, Manager at Havana Rumba St. Matthews, responded to this reviewResponded August 14, 2017

We're very pleased that you enjoy dining in experience in Havana Rumba;Thank you for your patronage we look forward to seeing you again soon!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$10 - $15
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Seating, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Special occasions, Bar scene, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4115 Oechsli Ave, Louisville, KY 40207-5022
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Louisville>  > East Louisville
  • Neighborhood: East Louisville
  • Phone Number: +1 502-897-1959
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Description
Havana Rumba is a trip to the Caribbean no passport required. Join the Cuban party without having to break the travel restrictions. Buen provecho!
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