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Casa del Gobernador


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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2019 Winner


Caribbean, Latin, Cuban
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
Reservations, Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Table Service

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Reviewed June 1, 2019

You don't go to Santa Clara for culinary delights. I had expected a beautiful restaurant but we were seated in what looked liked the entrance hall, maybe upstairs is nicer. You could tell it was originally a grand building, but I had the impression it...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank ullabee
Reviewed May 15, 2019 via mobile

Nice staff and surroundings, but unfortunately one of the worst meals I had in Cuba. Came for lunch. First couple of things I asked for from the menu weren’t available. What I did get was not really what I expected from the description. Generous portions,...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank RayRodgers50
Reviewed May 14, 2019

If your waitress/waiter offers you olives, say no. We were charged $3.6 for a tiny plate of olives, completely ridiculous when our main dishes were only $3-4 each! Shame on you scamming tourists like this, our worst experience in the entire country.

Date of visit: May 2019
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Reviewed February 27, 2019

The inside of this restaurant is beautiful -- lovely furniture, art and settings. The service was friendly and there was live piano music over lunchtime. This all made for a very pleasant experience. Oh, and the food was good too. People at our table had...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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Reviewed February 18, 2019 via mobile

We have lunch here at least twice every time we visit Santa Clara. Love the ambient and great food. We'll back for sure.

Date of visit: January 2019
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Reviewed January 22, 2019 via mobile

Rapid and kind service. Amazing entertainment. Excellent food. You must try their mojito, simply delicious. In general, I think this is the best restaurant I’ve had dinner in Cuba.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank zack_brannigan
Reviewed August 9, 2018

Nice atmosphere, helpful staff, and good food. definitely worth a visit. I hope I get to visit again soon.

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank Lyn r
Reviewed July 22, 2018

We came here for lunch as part of a Santa Clara/Remedios tour from Grand Memories. Was a very nice lunch. I can't quite remember what I had, I believe it was steak, but either was I know it was good. The piano player was also...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank JohnnyB88
Reviewed March 8, 2018

There is a nice patio on the roof of this old building but bus tours start filling it around 1 p.m. daily. The lower floor has an garden area and a small dining room, which is air conditioned. We had a decent meal at Casa...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank losdosgringos2015
Reviewed January 22, 2018

I was very disappointed with the dining options in Santa Clara. I was going to call it quits and eat crackers, and then I found Casa del Gobernador. I was sincerely surprised that the food was pretty decent. We had seafood rice and lamb in...More

Date of visit: January 2018
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