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Tourist destination but worth a visit

The restaurant is beautiful , old world reminds you of the day of Cuba past . Hemingway , Cohibas... read more

Reviewed 1 October 2018
via mobile
Need to revise their food processes a little

The drinks were lovely, I had an Alexander it was great. We both thought we'd go for the signature... read more

Reviewed 5 July 2018
Lincoln, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

The restaurant is beautiful , old world reminds you of the day of Cuba past . Hemingway , Cohibas , old pictures of dignitaries and tourist who used to frequent this place . The service when we went was fine and the food nothing to...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Camper103638
Reviewed 16 July 2018

got food poisoning me and my wife from this place in Havana, it was severe food poising with high fever and we were about to get hospitalized but thankfully we felt better after few days,

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Ramy E
Reviewed 5 July 2018

The drinks were lovely, I had an Alexander it was great. We both thought we'd go for the signature dish, sloppy Joe's. Tasted okay for me, the person I was eating with later said her's tasted a little off to her. As I was nearing...More

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank LeeG393
Reviewed 15 June 2018

This is the original, and not Sloppy Joe's in Key West as many believe. It was reopened in 2013 after 48 years. Very nice is the classic bar counter. In the background, one can see a pretty decent (for Cuban standards!) selection of spirits. The...More

Date of experience: July 2017
2  Thank globalnomad_2008
Reviewed 2 June 2018

A nicely restored establishment with decent food and tapas. I had the "Cuban sandwich" and shrimp tapas, the sandwich was huge, I could only eat half of it, gave the rest to my bicycle taxi operator. Many photos of old-time entertainers, like Frank Sinatra when...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Richard S
Reviewed 22 May 2018

This is worth the time to visit and try the food. I had to try the sloppy joe. While walking old Havana, it was a good place to go in, cool off, have a drink and some food and relax. You'll enjoy the old pictures...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank usmboyzzz
Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

Good clean bar. Good food and good selection of drinks. Friendly staff providing a good service. Centrally located. Well worth a visit.

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank 585robertc585
Reviewed 28 April 2018

Stopped for drinks. A little less crowded the La Bodeguita del medio. And La Floridita. Drinks were a great price and delicious. Also had an Elena Ruz sandwich which was delicious

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank William R
Reviewed 10 January 2018

this was a stop on our tour - the place is authentic and cool - good food and cocktails and lots of history - cuban sandwich. lots to see in and around the area. a very fun evening with our tour guide from the Holland...More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank paws0810
Reviewed 25 December 2017

Food was terrible, one of our group got sick! Rest of us were ok but just thought food was awful. Go for a drink if you must but don’t eat there.

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank ina504
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