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The Cuban

41-43 High Street, Canterbury CT1 2RY, England
+44 1227 464464
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nice cocktails

We went here for an after dinner drink, It was quite, but understandable as it was a Tuesday. The... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2013
Rude manager, food OK

Issues with the booking from start to finish. Manager very rude and tried to get his way by being... read more

Reviewed 1 August 2013
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  • Excellent19%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible34%
4 weeks ago
“Crammed and impossible to get a drink”
9 Oct 2017
“False advertisement”
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Hours Today: 11:30 - 18:00
41-43 High Street, Canterbury CT1 2RY, England
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Reviewed 7 August 2013

We went here for an after dinner drink, It was quite, but understandable as it was a Tuesday. The cocktails were very nice.

Thank bjm20
Reviewed 1 August 2013

Issues with the booking from start to finish. Manager very rude and tried to get his way by being patronising, which he failed. Once he seemed to realise this wasn't going to work, he said he would 'waive' the policy - the policy that was...More

3  Thank touristlocal
Reviewed 28 July 2013

This was my first time out in Canterburry in little over three so was looking forward to returning to some old haunts. We arrived at the Cuban at about midnight and waited at the bar for About 25 minutes to get served. We ordered four...More

9  Thank Nick H
Reviewed 13 July 2013

It's very expensive, and the drinks arent worth the price. Bar staff are hit and miss, sometimes lovely, sometimes insanely rude. the music is pretty good but i wouldnt recommend it in the slightest

1  Thank rohatch
Reviewed 4 July 2013

I do not write the following arbitrarily. I used to love this place and then new management took over and everything changed. The quality of the food went into the gutter and a bar with classy cocktails became a bar with a slushy machine and...More

7  Thank daymannightman
TheCubanManagement, Owner at The Cuban, responded to this reviewResponded 6 July 2013

Thank you for your comments. We defend the quality of spirits and alcohol served at The Cuban. We stock a wide selection of premium and super premium spirits by demand for our high end clientele. You are welcome to visit at anytime unannounced accompanied by...More

Reviewed 24 June 2013

I can't believe this place stays open! I have never been to such a disappointing bar. First of all I question the legitimacy of the alcohol being served. The vodka for our cocktails came from Absolut bottles but tasted very strange - I suspect it...More

7  Thank Helen F
TheCubanManagement, Owner at The Cuban, responded to this reviewResponded 26 June 2013

Dear Helen I am the owner of The Cuban in Canterbury and am very disturbed by your review. I would welcome the chance to discuss your experience personally, as this kind of review is very disappointing to me. To note your comments, we do not...More

Reviewed 19 June 2013

We visited The Cuban as a large group of girls for cocktails one Saturday night! Having never been in there before I was really impressed with the staff and the quality of the drinks (sometime a Mojito can be a bit washed out - not...More

Thank Samantha S
TheCubanManagement, Owner at The Cuban, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2013

Thank you for your kind review. We appreciate your comments. Just a note about the dancers, they are all customers who are here to have a great evening of Salsa. We don't pay anyone except the band. The Salsa spirit affords the experts and beginners...More

Reviewed 4 June 2013

NOTE: This review does not look at the daytime menu or lunch, purely as The Cuban for a night out I have been to this establishment three times now: On the first occasion, I left after 20 minutes having been queuing for a drink for...More

7  Thank Dave C
Reviewed 2 June 2013

I went here with my family for my birthday, we are not from Canterberry but thought we would try something different. We ordered some cocktails and were asked to pay for them £6:00 each then go and sit down in the bar somwhere then they...More

6  Thank Josie F
Reviewed 31 May 2013

We love it here. Whether it's a lunchtime virgin canter-berry libre or an evening havana drenched mojito, this venue is just right. With many rooms and outside space to explore, you can literally spend a Saturday night safe in the knowledge that whilst you'll definitely...More

Thank R_cakes
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