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Havana 1957 Cuban Cuisine Espanola Way

405 Espanola Way, Miami Beach, FL 33139-8152
+1 305-503-3828
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good35%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“chicken” (254 reviews)
“plantain chips” (93 reviews)
“cuban sandwich” (120 reviews)
Closes in 15 min
Caribbean, Latin, Spanish, Cuban, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
405 Espanola Way, Miami Beach, FL 33139-8152
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Havana 1957 Cuban Cuisine Espanola Way
1. The Chicken and Rice!
"The absolute best chicken and rice I have ever had!"
Judy H
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2. Best Cuban Restaurant ever!!!
"Amazing place, amazing customer service and AMAZING food!"
Milton M
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3. February 20, 2018 Great Mojito
"We ordered a pitcher of their special mojitos and they were terrific."
Elvira S
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1 - 10 of 2,739 reviews

Reviewed today via mobile

We went and I was very impressed. I ordered the combination which offers a taste of several dishes. The atmosphere is loud but the food is excellent, especially the fried plantains. My only disappointment was the frijoles negros-they were a bit chalky and completely unseasoned....More

Thank RamponaO
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Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

We saw reviews on this place and decided to give it a try. We sat outside on Espanola Way. It was a nice night and we loved to watch the people go by. This is such a nice little area for going out. We have...More

Thank David-Vickie
EduardoAraoz, Owner at Havana 1957 Cuban Cuisine Espanola Way, responded to this reviewResponded 11 March 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review our restaurant David. It's a pleasure to hear that you enjoyed our dishes and the ambiance as well.

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

So...here I am with my wife on our 25th wedding anniversary. We were coaxed into the restaurant from the street and on entering discovered a great atmosphere , great music , great bar and we thought great choice! Here is where it ended. Within 30...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Food was fair..Somewhat overpriced.. Crowded.. Multiple branches in South Beach and Lincoln mall area

Thank ernie t
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

What a great restaurant, all Cuban styled/themed. Lovely food, good service and brilliant live music. Highly recommend for a fun evening.

Thank Keduc
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is a great restaurant with Cuban decor . You can feel the Havana feel For sure! Please Keep in mind, this is a tourist spot. Yes, maybe a bit over priced and the food isn’t a place where the locals may eat. However, it...More

Thank Zerogravitee
EduardoAraoz, Propietario at Havana 1957 Cuban Cuisine Espanola Way, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you very much for your review. We're glad you liked the service.

Reviewed 3 days ago

This is a great spot to into cuban food! The drinks are great, the food is good, and the wait staff is very friendly,

Thank Samantha H
EduardoAraoz, Propietario at Havana 1957 Cuban Cuisine Espanola Way, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you very much for leaving your review, Samantha. We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 3 days ago

Stopped in for lunch and loved the Chop Chop and Havana 1957 salads. We tried both and preferred the Chop Chop. Service was friendly and excellent. The decor is exquisite and beautiful.

Thank PopeBiff
EduardoAraoz, Propietario at Havana 1957 Cuban Cuisine Espanola Way, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you very much for sharing your experience. We're glad you found our service to be excellent.

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This amazing place is located right at the beginning of Hispanola way. You can't miss it. We were there on our first night in Miami Beach and we choose this place among the huge variety you can found at Hispaniola. We never tried Cuban kitchen...More

Thank LFDD
EduardoAraoz, Propietario at Havana 1957 Cuban Cuisine Espanola Way, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you so much for sharing your experience and for recommending us. We're glad you liked the boneless chicken and hope to see you soon again!

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This was the first time I've dined here, and I must say that from the first bite of the beef empanadas I fell in love. The atmosphere was sexy , the food was delicious and the music was on point. I also loved the shredded...More

Thank Kae L
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Questions & Answers
9 February 2017|
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Response from Rory A | Reviewed this property |
No live music when we were there
16 February 2016|
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Response from Daiane P | Reviewed this property |
We found one on 16th st - municipal parking, around $17 per 24hrs. Better than the hotel valet which was $42!
Donyiel D
1 December 2015|
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Response from Rita N | Reviewed this property |
I didn't have breakfast but I see they are open at 9 am so what do they serve at that hour!?
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 01:00
08:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 405 Espanola Way, Miami Beach, FL 33139-8152
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Miami Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 305-503-3828
Welcome to Havana 1957, real and authentic Cuban flavors located at one of the most popular corners in South Beach; Espanola Way.
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