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Paladar La Cuenca


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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Caribbean, European, Cuban
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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All reviews duck pasta ropa vieja modern restaurant international food small terrace nice atmosphere cocktails cuba copy el sides
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice clean place, doing good pasta. I was not feeling too well and this helped settle me down again.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Ron G
Reviewed 28 January 2019

When we reached the Main Street and found it closed to traffic and throngs of people outsid we feared we would not find a table in our chosen restaurant. However, three BBQs had been set up outside three nearly restaurants so locals and tourists could...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Mary H
Reviewed 19 December 2018 via mobile

Great dinner option thanks to both meals and the spacious veranda. El Olivo was recommended but packed. We checked the menu and La Cuenca has basically a copy of it. Upper third pricing matches quality and service. Rebecca taught English at university and now works...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank TheAngryBeetroot
Reviewed 6 November 2018

I went in with much higher expectations based on what some locals had suggested. While it was not bad--and the food didn't make me sick and the service was nice and proper--there was nothing really special about the food at all, plus the prices were...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank TravelingFrancesca
Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

We ordered 2 pizzas for dinner. The quality and the taste were ok, but the quantity was very low. Fortunately the restaurant offers you a little appetizers.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank garancest
Reviewed 9 October 2018

We went there cause the owner of our house recommended it and it was a great experience. One of the best ones of Vinales (we tried many different restaurants) The daiquiris are really good so do not miss them!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Ana T
Reviewed 18 May 2018

A number of Mediterranean and international food choices are available, but we did not go to Cuba for pizza and risotto. So we had Cuban food, which was fine and reasonably cheap. The service was kind but it was the atmosphere that was memorable. Sitting...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank LucioF_11
Reviewed 11 May 2018

I had there the best caipirinha I drunk in two weeks, almost as good as in Brazil. But unfortuately, the "ropa vieja" was disappointing and it is a pity, because the location of the restaurant is nice and you have the pleasure of dining on...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank jeanfrancois_barral
Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

We had a pizza; good but pretty small, pasta bolognese; really good and the risotto which was amazing! Would definitely come back here

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Janine V
Reviewed 21 March 2018

Great restaurant with great service and drinks. The ropa vieja was excellent. Cocktails were good as well, service a bit slow but always smiling and kind.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank paolo_verr
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