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El Buen Sabor

Calixto Garcia # 134 | Céspedes y Ciro Frías, Baracoa 97310, Cuba
+53 5 2385309
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Seafood, Cuban, Vegetarian Friendly
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Calixto Garcia # 134 | Céspedes y Ciro Frías, Baracoa 97310, Cuba
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I came here with a travel group. We were served family style. All the food was great and I particularly liked the shrimp and their sauces. We had very fun music and the staff worked hard to make sure we wee having a good time....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank maribethl2013
Reviewed October 30, 2018

Our group visited Baracoa again last week and, based on last year's experience, wanted to eat at El Buen Sabor once more. We were not disappointed and actually made several trips to the restaurant for dinner. Jairo took care of us several times and related...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank wgriff1
Reviewed September 14, 2018 via mobile

We went as a group 1 night and it was so good we returned the following night. The food and entertainment from the waiters was great. Try the octopus in coconut creme.... yummm

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank crash4mark
Reviewed September 4, 2018

I went to this restaurant because I read about it in Lonely Planet. The owner/host/server was very friendly and welcoming and spoke English very well. He was able to answer my questions about the menu very effectively. Ambiance was nice. I didn't sit on the...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank msh22285
Reviewed September 2, 2018

I enjoyed the food the view and the services in this nice restaurant. I ate the Teti lechit one of the local specialties and it was very testy!!!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank 22NettaK
Reviewed July 23, 2018

As many travel guides will tell you, Cuba is by no means a country of haute cuisine. However, Baracoa is a good step in the right direction, and this restaurant is an important building block. Nice views from the terrace on the roof, and the...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank ErikMerkus
Reviewed June 23, 2018 via mobile

The owner of this place was extremely nice. Unlike in mots of the places in Cuba, here the service was excellent. The food was really delicious (the coconut sauce is amazing). If you are in Baracoa, you HAVE TO eat here.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank MinneMeet
Reviewed June 3, 2018

We headed here for a group meal on our first night in Baracoa. We all had a vegetable soup to start, I had the prawns in coconut sauce for main (delicious), then ice cream for dessert. The service was great (unlike most of Cuba) and...More

Date of visit: January 2018
1  Thank TheLush101
Reviewed May 29, 2018 via mobile

Very friendly restaurant set just out of the main town centre. We had a great lunch there. It has lovely view out over the bay and mountains.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank hcat50
Reviewed April 14, 2018

We stayed 3 nights in Baracoa and had dinner here during our last evening. Too bad because if we had known that the food was so delicious than we would have come the other evenings as well. We had a table on the terrace which...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Hilde J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $18
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Kids, Families with children, Bar scene, Scenic view, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
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11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calixto Garcia # 134 | Céspedes y Ciro Frías, Baracoa 97310, Cuba
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Cuba  >  Guantanamo Province  >  Baracoa
  • Phone Number: +53 5 2385309
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