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Paladar La Marinera

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Jovellanos 178 e/ Iglesia y Perla | Jovellanos 178 e Iglesia y la Perla, Casilda, Trinidad 62600, Cuba
+53 5 3995454
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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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520 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 221 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We loved the mojitos and the music. The food was better than most places and I recommend the grilled lobster. As usual in Cuba, the food was overcooked. Sides were quite good and service was excellent.

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London, United Kingdom
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63 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant was recommended by our host in Ceinfuegos it being located a short distance from Trinidad. Our taxi driver had also been told be several colleagues that the food was excellent and it did not disappoint. The eclectic atmosphere combined with amazing food made this restaurant well worth it and the price was reasonable to.

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Thank Anthony G
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

If you go to the Ancon Beach, you must have diner in the Marinera, ask the taxi driver to take you there in your way back to Trinidad. In the Marinera ask for a Paella...is a sea Paella, very hot and big!! really good for 2 peoples...ask for Cristal beer if you need to cold down your mouth on fire!!!

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Thank Yoel D
Toronto, Canada
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26 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016

This restaurant combines great food with a beautiful setting - very friendly staff, and also live entertainment. We were staying right in Casilda, so it was only a 5-minute walk for us to get here, but it would also be a quick taxi ride from Trinidad. We felt that this was one of the best experiences of our (fantastic) 17... More 

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Taos, New Mexico
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 June 2016

Not only was the food here fantastic but so was the atmosphere and the service. I loved the fact that right out back is the vegetable garden that serves the restaurant. Really one of the best places to eat in Trinidad.

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Thank ODonnell1970
New York City, New York
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 June 2016

The staff was friendly and attentive. The food was very good. It was a great start to our trip in Trinidad.

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Thank VF61
Trinidad, Cuba
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40 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 May 2016

It is a place where the specialty is seafood. I invite you to enjoy your dish Paella is the best and everything is very economical. The service is very good, surely the pass well.

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Thank ReinielPool
Miami, Florida
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 May 2016 via mobile

One of the best paellas that I have seen in a long time. Personally I had the lobster and it was magnificent. Big and tasty and it was covered with plenty of shrimp. The service was prompt and friendly. The Cuban coffee was also very good. The prices were reasonable and the ambiance was family type. My friend who took... More 

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Lafayette, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 April 2016

Really nice atmosphere, excellent fresh paella. We were a group of 16 kids and adults. Our driver took us to this place of the beaten path and we loved it. Reasonable prices.

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Thank Margaret G
London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 March 2016

To put it simply: the restaurant is 500m away from the fisherman and it feels like it. Paella, lobster were excellent. The place is very nice, with a Mediterranean feel to it, you could be in a posh Greek island restaurant for 12 EUR the lobster dish. Worth the trip from Trinidad.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$8 - US$16
Cuisine
Caribbean, Seafood, Cuban, Latin
Meals
After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Cash Only, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Jovellanos 178 e/ Iglesia y Perla | Jovellanos 178 e Iglesia y la Perla, Casilda, Trinidad 62600, Cuba
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Cuba  >  Sancti Spiritus Province  >  Trinidad  >  Casilda
  • Phone Number: +53 5 3995454

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