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El Olivo

Cisneros, Vinales 22400, Cuba
+53 48 696654
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good35%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“rabbit” (43 reviews)
“salad” (33 reviews)
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Italian, Caribbean, Mediterranean, Spanish, Cuban, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Cisneros, Vinales 22400, Cuba
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Reviewed yesterday

Be prepared to queue for this place. It is fairly small but very popular and no wonder. It is on the main street. The food is really good, and varied. We are vegetarians and both had wonderful food including starters. We got there early, but...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank PeterCGates
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My husband and I went here two weeks ago and I was quite impressed with the cheese plate, slightly less so with gratinada. Whilst filling, the latter was not as tasty. The cheese plate was very good with sharp, mild and medium selections and drizzled...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank genibre69
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place has really good food and service. Food is fresh: this one place has everything from the menu, which is rare for Cuba.

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

Specializing in authentic Soanish and Italian dishes while using only locally produced ingredients, this is a class act. (The high number of reviews supports that.) Warned that it would be hard to get a table for dinner, I went there for lunch and got a...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 318nicholasl
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent restaurant in Vinales. Even the simplest dishes (green salades, "paella de verdures"...) are delicious and full of savors here.

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

Takes farm to fork to another level. Great food! Visited the integral organic farm linked to the restaurant and we were blown away!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank tokoloshe1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food was excellent. The dishes were plentiful. Preferable to reserve as the restaurant was busy. A great place to have dinner.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank enguyentravel
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The service is really good and the food is amazing. They use fresh produce and the taste is really good. We came back twice because it is really worthed.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank enricop563
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Do eat the salad with goats cheese. After a week of very Cuban food, it felt like hitting paradise at El Olivio. Rabbit in chocolate sauce. how they do it when you go into the supermarkets and see what is available, I don't know, but...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Jean R
Reviewed November 14, 2018 via mobile

The food was great and I would recommend the lamb shoulder, we went back and had it twice. I would however try sit outside as it has a great view/atmosphere in by the street and inside it felt a bit cold and unwelcoming

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank MatthewL3793
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cisneros, Vinales 22400, Cuba
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Cuba  >  Pinar del Rio Province  >  Vinales
  • Phone Number: +53 48 696654
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