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Restaurant Villa Lagarto

Street 35, No. 4B, e/ Avenue 0 y Litoral | La Punta. Punta Gorda, Cienfuegos 55100, Cuba
+53 43 519966
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Overview
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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CUISINES
Caribbean, Seafood, Grill, Cuban, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Street 35, No. 4B, e/ Avenue 0 y Litoral | La Punta. Punta Gorda, Cienfuegos 55100, Cuba
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1 - 10 of 232 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

This restaurant was the worst restaurant I have ever visited in my life. Terrible service and the food was awful. The prices also do not match the quality of the food they provide. They should change the name from lagarto to ali baba and his...More

Thank Domingo R
Reviewed August 14, 2018 via mobile

Located at the end of the jetty this restaurant has a great tropical decoration and a nice view on the water with chairs on a pontoon where you can have appetizers We advise to have the full - affordable - menu. Food is good and...More

1  Thank Bernard C
Jehnny L, Propietario at Restaurant Villa Lagarto, responded to this reviewResponded August 15, 2018

Dear Bernard 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 August 7, 2018

The restaurant is located at the Punta Gorda and offers a fantastic view over the bay. The lovely plants make a fantastic inside view. Service was average. We read TA but feel this restaurant is overrated. When making the reservation, nobody told us about the...More

Thank Tom V
Jehnny L, Propietario at Restaurant Villa Lagarto, responded to this reviewResponded August 9, 2018

Dear Tom. Thanks for your opinion about our restaurant. It is our greatest satisfaction to know that your stay and dinner in it has been to your liking. Best regards Jehnny Lleonart

Reviewed June 25, 2018

I love this place. The decor, the staff and the food are great. I love just enjoying the waterfront views while enjoying awesome food. Makes for a great experience. Definitely worth a visit.

Thank Nicky M
Jehnny L, Propietario at Restaurant Villa Lagarto, responded to this reviewResponded June 26, 2018

Dear Nicoletta. We appreciate your excellent opinion about our restaurant. It has been an immense pleasure for us to assist you and to know that your stay and dinner in it has been to your liking, it fills us with satisfaction. Best regards Jehnny Lleonart

Reviewed May 28, 2018 via mobile

Visited this hidden gem while in Cienfuegos, Cuba this weekend. Owners set up a 15 seat dinner table for one of my friend’s birthday dinner. Family and friends gathered around and were amazed at how special these folks treated everyone. They went over and above....More

Thank Angie P
Jehnny L, Propietario at Restaurant Villa Lagarto, responded to this reviewResponded May 31, 2018

Dear Angie. 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 May 11, 2018

When you walk in you first notice the smell of meat smoking which immediately sparks your appetite. The decor is whimsical and the views are beautiful! Right on the water. Excellent service, very flavorful dishes. Loved the roasted tomato salsa, the pulled pork was perfection...More

Thank TAGit
Jehnny L, Propietario at Restaurant Villa Lagarto, responded to this reviewResponded May 14, 2018

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 May 3, 2018 via mobile

Fantastic meal tonight in Villa Lagarto. Staff were superb and the spare ribs were amazing! Best meal in Cuba!

Thank Citroniz
Jehnny L, Propietario at Restaurant Villa Lagarto, responded to this reviewResponded May 4, 2018

Dear Customer. Thanks for your excellent opinion about our restaurant. Knowing that your stay and dinner have been to your liking fills us with satisfaction. Best regards Jehnny Lleonart

Reviewed April 29, 2018

Not only is the view lovely, but the food matches it! The restaurant is a little hard to find, but worth it. The night we were there, a bunch of little bananas was hanging near the dining room with a sign saying “help yourself.” Nice...More

Thank nevertooold53
Jehnny L, Propietario at Restaurant Villa Lagarto, responded to this reviewResponded April 30, 2018

Dear Customer . Thanks for your good opinion about our restaurant. It has been an immense pleasure for us to assist you and to know that your stay and dinner in it has been to your liking, it fills us with satisfaction. Best regards Jehnny...More

Reviewed April 25, 2018

On our trip tu Cienfuegos we went to restaurant Villa Lagarto. The atmosphere is nice and looks like a jungle, but there comes the menu. The prices are not written, you have to ask how much does it cost, and if you're not that hungry...More

Thank dora s
Reviewed April 23, 2018

Our travel agent recommended the location and we arrived on time for our dinner reservation. There was some confusion about why it was not prepaid and we were informed that if we did not select among the set menus, what we will ordering from their...More

Thank aliyalcin2014
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Domingo R
September 18, 2018|
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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
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OrindaOrinda
May 25, 2017|
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Response from kristinnorway63 | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely not, at least during day time. Casual should be fine
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chiv92
January 17, 2017|
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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!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Local cuisine, Scenic view, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Street 35, No. 4B, e/ Avenue 0 y Litoral | La Punta. Punta Gorda, Cienfuegos 55100, Cuba
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Cuba  >  Cienfuegos Province  >  Cienfuegos
  • Phone Number: +53 43 519966
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Description
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.
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