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Paladar La Esperanza

Calle 16 # 105 e/ 1ra y 3ra, Miramar, Playa. | La Habana, Cuba. Playa, Ciudad De La Habana, Cuba, Havana, Cuba
+53 7 2024361
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  • Excellent88%
  • Very good9%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tuna” (5 reviews)
“pumpkin soup” (2 reviews)
“lamb” (2 reviews)
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Cuban, Caribbean, Latin
££ - £££
Calle 16 # 105 e/ 1ra y 3ra, Miramar, Playa. | La Habana, Cuba. Playa, Ciudad De La Habana, Cuba, Havana, Cuba
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Reviewed 1 January 2018

Wonderful! wonderful food and atmosphere..The art work and setting were lovely and we consider it our best meal in Havana!

Thank steflyons
Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

Great food, cosy and authentic atmosphere. I had the lobster thai style and it was delicious (despite the fact that this was the 3rd day in a row we have lobster in other places of Havana)

Thank Ken A
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

What a pleasant surprise to find just a great place to eat almost outside our condo. Great atmosphere along with great food. While in Havana we ate there twice. We would highly this restaurant.

Thank Goldrock5983
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

Charming place, friendly staff and superb food. We enjoyed very much the atmosphere of an old and elegant home in a beautiful neighborhood. The staff is professional and discreet, and they make the best mojito. We had the banana filled with tuna, simply delicious, their...More

Thank fablig
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

Like many paladares in Havana lately, it has been closed down by the government, with no explanation or a known date for re opening. Concierge had no idea what happened but confirmed it was closed with no further notice.

1  Thank hcmjkm
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Of the "known" paladars where we dined, this was definitely my favorite. Yes, the tuna-stuffed plantain in sauce is amazing (the grilled lobster/shrimp combo was also good), one of those dishes you'll spend the rest of your life trying to get back to. And the...More

Thank PhyllisFP
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

My wife and I had our best meal of our trip at La Esperanza. Enter than El Cocinero and Paladar de los Mercaderes, which were both excellent too. The food was excellent, service very welcoming, and the house was so elegant and beautiful. We sat...More

Thank Ferdinand A
Reviewed 29 March 2017

That banana appetizer - sounds crazy but it's really really good. Food is great all around and the service is top notch - staff is really sweet, warm, and welcoming.

Thank Kunal K
Reviewed 28 March 2017

Perfect local Food in a art deco inerieur a perfect Place for a romantic eventing or with your friend

Thank Guus d
Reviewed 23 March 2017

We finally made it here after 7 days in Havana and it was our favorite by far. It feels like you're going to a private dinner party... quiet, secretive, softly lit, and so beautifully and tastefully decorated. Oh, and the food! Delicious. We had the...More

Thank 52soots
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
19:00 - 23:00
19:00 - 23:00
19:00 - 23:00
19:00 - 23:00
19:00 - 23:00
19:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle 16 # 105 e/ 1ra y 3ra, Miramar, Playa. | La Habana, Cuba. Playa, Ciudad De La Habana, Cuba, Havana, Cuba
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Cuba  >  Ciudad de la Habana Province  >  Havana
  • Phone Number: +53 7 2024361
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