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Havana Bar & Restaurante

Certificate of Excellence
££ - £££
Bar, Caribbean, Latin, Spanish, Grill, Pub
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Woodvale Grove, Nairobi, Kenya
+254 20 4450653
16:00 - 03:00
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Mon - Fri 16:00 - 03:00
Sat - Sun 14:00 - 03:00
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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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175 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 122 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Had an excellent dinner in year........food was superb. Nice laid back vibe in the bar with great music. Its a very popular hangout in Nairobi

Thank bc1050
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Cosy , excellent service, excellent food. Reasonable prices. Mix of locals and tourists. Quality beer .

Thank Jojo Whitney K
Nairobi, Kenya
Level Contributor
20 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's one of the few bars and restaurants I frequent in Nairobi because it is one of the best. The food is nice and generally the atmosphere, particularly on weekends. The music collection is also something else! They always have a song I like playing. And when the in-house DJ is around, things go a notch higher. I frequent Havana... More 

Thank Emmanuel C
Level Contributor
10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

There is a great variety of dishes (beef, pork, chicken, pasta, etc). The food is well served and is very tasty! It's a good place to have dinner, especially on thursdays. It's not much expensive.

Thank Ricardo P
Kampala, Uganda
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

Had a wonderful time at this bar with a couple of friends from Tananzia, Rwanda, Ethopia and Zanzibar, We enjoyed the music, and the hype at the place as more and more folks came in either to drink, dine and dance. It is a Fab place.

Thank 75Timmy123
HabanaGroupGM, Owner at Havana Bar & Restaurante, responded to this review

Thanks Timmy for this review, we appreciate your feedback and are glad you and your friends from across East Africa enjoyed themselves. More 

National Capital Territory of Delhi, India
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46 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

We were recommended to go here by our cabbie. We were in town or just the night. Got here around 9 and ordered some seafood and chicken with our drinks. The food was above average and the service was good. The place has a nice chilled out vibe and the crowd is amiable with many expats and tourists frequenting the... More 

Thank kapilt88
HabanaGroupGM, Manager at Havana Bar & Restaurante, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We are glad you enjoyed yourselves. Often the cabbies know the good places in town. More 

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39 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

This is our fave spot for some drinks to start of the evening. The place is small, with a lot of people, great party music and cheep drinks.

Thank Charlotte G
HabanaGroupGM, Manager at Havana Bar & Restaurante, responded to this review

Thanks for the review Charlotte, great hearing that we are your favorite place in the neighborhood. We will do our best to maintain the pocket friendly prices ! More 

Lyon, France
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25 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

I came twice to this little bar restaurant and I really recommend it. The service is lovely and effecient and the food is simple but good at reasonnable prices. You can eat and drink and the place has a good sound. People are cool and it's very easy to meet locals and expatriates in there. Good atmosphere.

1 Thank tetedoeuf
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22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

This place is a central attraction for people who love music & partying There is a lot of crowd which flows into the club on a weekend. I visited this place as it was bang opposite to the Emerald Hotel in the West Land Areas, Tip :- Try to visit in the early evening hours in order to get a... More 

2 Thank prateek d
Aachen, Germany
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31 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

Had the calamari and the Filet Wellington. Especially the squid was very good. The filet came with cream spinach and potato mash. Service was excellent.

1 Thank acshg

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$3 - US$15
Bar, Caribbean, Latin, Spanish, Grill, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
14:00 - 03:00
16:00 - 03:00
16:00 - 03:00
16:00 - 03:00
16:00 - 03:00
16:00 - 03:00
14:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Woodvale Grove, Nairobi, Kenya
  • Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Nairobi
  • Phone Number: +254 20 4450653

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?