We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Travel Alert: U.S. Travel Licensing Restrictions Apply for Travel to Cuba. For details, click here

Restaurant Villa Lagarto

Claimed

Ratings and reviews

Certificate of Excellence2019 Winner
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere

Location and contact

About
The exquisite restaurant on the sea offers the traveler a unique and personalized service thanks to a friendly and available staff, offering delicious menus rich in fruits and vegetables of organic origin and owns production, as well as the meats all perfumed soft minds with olive oils and Fine herbs cooked to taste either grilled, steamed, or simply charcoal.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
CUISINES
Caribbean, Grill, Cuban
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Table Service
Reviews (466)
Filter reviews
255 results
Traveler rating
121
81
29
10
14
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
Traveler rating
121
81
29
10
14
Show reviews that mention
All reviews pork rabbit salad bread fixed menu beans and rice brochette shrimp punta gorda set menu main course beautiful location course menu banana liqueur overlooking the bay lovely lunch food was wonderful
Selected filters
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 255 reviews
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We ate in this restaurant as we were accomodated in Villa Lagarto. The location is wonderfull. You sit at the terrace above the sea, watching pelican and sunset. The food is very nice, the service was fine as well. Decoration of restaurant is interesting and...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Stojkin
Reviewed April 28, 2019

The menu is excellent and very good value. We had a lovely table overlooking the sea. Staff were friendly and helpful and it was a very relaxing and enjoyable evening. Definitely worth a visit!More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Grimaudoise
Jehnny L, Propietario at Restaurant Villa Lagarto, responded to this reviewResponded April 30, 2019

Dear Customer Thanks for your excellent opinion about our restaurant. It is our greatest satisfaction to know that your stay and dinner in it has been to your liking. Thank you for taking the time to leave a comment and help other customers find your...More

Reviewed April 19, 2019 via mobile

We visited this restaurant on our tour round Cuba and the food and atmosphere were excellent. The service was friendly and the drinks were generous,we had a fun evening here looking over the sea.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank DebyM174
Jehnny L, Propietario at Restaurant Villa Lagarto, responded to this reviewResponded April 26, 2019

Dear Customer. We appreciate your good opinion about our restaurant. It is our greatest satisfaction to know that your stay and your dinner have been to your liking. Best regards Jehnny Lleonart

Reviewed March 30, 2019

This is a fun place for a good meal on the water. Sitting on the second floor balcony in the gentle sea breeze eating a nice meal, it doesn't get much better than that.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Tim R
Jehnny L, Propietario at Restaurant Villa Lagarto, responded to this reviewResponded April 1, 2019

Dear Tim. We appreciate your excellent opinion about our restaurant. It is our greatest satisfaction to know that your stay and your dinner have been to your liking. Best regards Jehnny Lleonart

Reviewed March 30, 2019

A truly beautiful restaurant with lovely plants and decor. We had the set dinner menu and there was so much food. Staff were friendly and the view was great. paid 18 cuc each for the 3 course meal but there were lots of extras included...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Angie T
Jehnny L, Propietario at Restaurant Villa Lagarto, responded to this reviewResponded April 1, 2019

Dear Angie. We appreciate your excellent opinion about our restaurant. It is our greatest satisfaction to know that your stay and your dinner have been to your liking. Best regards Jehnny Lleonart

Reviewed March 29, 2019

We ate here and enjoyed the set menu with a wide selection of choices in a great location overlooking the bay.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank grahamh756
Jehnny L, Director General at Restaurant Villa Lagarto, responded to this reviewResponded April 1, 2019

Dear Customer. We appreciate your excellent opinion about our restaurant. It is our greatest satisfaction to know that your stay and your dinner have been to your liking. Best regards Jehnny Lleonart

Reviewed March 24, 2019 via mobile

GREAT VIEW and good food if you love meat. Had dinner with husband. Paid 18cuc per person just for the food. Asked if i could have the bean soup as main course since everything was with meat in the main menu. That was not possible....More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Mari H
Reviewed March 21, 2019

We left Havana on March 7 and drove to Cienfuegos, a World Heritage city east of Havana and worth the trip. After visiting the main plaza, we drove out to the Bay of Cienfuegos for lunch at Villa Lagarto, which is right on the bay...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank ZDonald
Jehnny L, Propietario at Restaurant Villa Lagarto, responded to this reviewResponded April 1, 2019

Dear Customer. We appreciate your excellent opinion about our restaurant. It is our greatest satisfaction to know that your stay and your dinner have been to your liking. Best regards Jehnny Lleonart

Reviewed March 17, 2019 via mobile

First restaurant we visited in Cienfuegos and a great disappointment considering the reviews we had read. The first impression you get on ordering is that the thing they want most is to see the back of you. Although friendly enough the service is at breakneck...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Jr84240
Jehnny L, Propietario at Restaurant Villa Lagarto, responded to this reviewResponded April 1, 2019

Dear Tim. We appreciate your good opinion about our restaurant. It is our greatest satisfaction to know that your stay and your dinner have been to your liking. Best regards Jehnny Lleonart

Reviewed March 5, 2019 via mobile

We came here with our cruise ship tour. We were served fresh fruit, salad, soup, main course, dessert, banana liqueur, and coffee with generous portions. The service was prompt & friendly. The proprietor even procured a fresh green coconut for my husband. The decor is...More

Date of visit: March 2019
1  Thank obdocSanJose
Jehnny L, Propietario at Restaurant Villa Lagarto, responded to this reviewResponded March 6, 2019

Dear customer. We appreciate your excellent opinion about our restaurant. Thank you for taking the time to leave a comment and help other customers find your place. Best regards Jehnny Lleonart

View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 543 nearby hotels
Hotel Jagua Managed by Melia Hotels International
1,049 reviews
.30 miles away
Punta La Cueva
19 reviews
1.65 miles away
Hostal La Cascada
84 reviews
1.70 miles away
Hostal Juventas
8 reviews
1.86 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 2,045 nearby restaurants
Camila's Restaurant
276 reviews
.29 miles away
Pelicano
263 reviews
.23 miles away
Palacio de Valle
324 reviews
.27 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 1,271 nearby attractions
Palacio de Valle
808 reviews
1.44 miles away
Parque Jose Marti
1,165 reviews
1.95 miles away
Ferrer Palace
134 reviews
1.95 miles away
Punta Gorda
644 reviews
.05 miles away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Domingo R
September 18, 2018|
Answer
Response from Bernard C | Reviewed this property |
Hello. I have not experienced that. Most of the time customer chose the menu which is a fixed price and the best choice
0
Votes
OrindaOrinda
May 25, 2017|
AnswerShow all 9 answers
Response from kristinnorway63 | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely not, at least during day time. Casual should be fine
0
Votes
Google Translation
chiv92
January 17, 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Ireniee k | Reviewed this property |
I don't have the address, but when I went there it was empty! It has first and second floor! So you probably have many empty seats! And if you go, try to go there little early or very late!
1
Vote
Is This Your Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Free Listing