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Paladar Dona Carmela

Near La Cabana's fort | Parque Histórico Militar Morro-Cabaña, Havana, Cuba
863 6048
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good27%
  • Average20%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“surf and turf” (6 reviews)
“rice” (14 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Latin, Seafood, Cuban, Caribbean
$$ - $$$
Near La Cabana's fort | Parque Histórico Militar Morro-Cabaña, Havana, Cuba
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1 - 10 of 110 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

Horrible restaurant! Terrible food! Extremely overpriced...one price for tourist and another for locals. Also, higher price for Americans. Cat and dog freely roaming and the cat actually jump up on me. This horrific experience damper our entire Cuba experience. Do yourself a favor and find...More

Thank Constance C
Reviewed 10 November 2017

There are many dishes that come with rice, black beans and steamed sweet potatoes. It was very well served. We went in group and had lobster, shrimps, porc meat and chicken. The food was very delicious. The restaurant provides you the atmosphere of having lunch/...More

Thank Giselle H
Reviewed 4 November 2017

Great place for a to eat. Good size menu but was a little disappointed that they didn't have my first 2 choices. What we did order was delicious. Hidden away on a side street with a romantic flair with live music. All in all a...More

Thank browncondo2102
Reviewed 2 October 2017

We knew about this private restaurant through our friend Leonardo and LPlanet. We went with Leonardo in his taxi and had some delicious meals: (Lamb stew - Ribs - Crab & more). The meals and prices were ok, but that might be due to Leonardo...More

Thank T3T
Reviewed 13 September 2017

We did a private dinner and this place was suggested by our guide. I must admit that I was excited because this is where Jay Z and Beyonce ate when they visited Cuba. Beware my husband was sick the next day and he has not...More

Thank M7793JAlaurad
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

My friends and I were in Havana and had been touring all day. We got lunchy and our drivers took us to this place. Ironically, my friend and I were talking and she said I wonder where Beyoncé and JayZ ate while they visited the...More

Thank Jana' M
Reviewed 21 August 2017

This restaurant was lovely outdoor space with greenery and wood. There was a great band playing and the food was affordable and delicious. We had mojitos and I ordered ropa vieja made with lamb because they were out of beef. It was so good and...More

Thank Bianca C
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

We have been in this restaurant after the show of the cannons in la Cabana, the taxi driver advised us to go there but it's been real bad! The prices were way too high, most of the main entries on the menu were noy available,...More

1  Thank Giulia D
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

I rarely write reviews, EVER, but I feel that one is definitely called for when it comes to this establishment. Where do I begin...We were taken to this restaurant on suggestion by our driver, mistake number one. On the way to the restaurant I saw...More

Thank diara79
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Our tour guide brought us to this restaurant and we sat at one of two inside tables. It was nice to have air conditioning and be out of the rain. The food was okay, although a little expensive for what it was. The beans and...More

Thank MamaJ8
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Near La Cabana's fort | Parque Histórico Militar Morro-Cabaña, Havana, Cuba
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Cuba  >  Ciudad de la Habana Province  >  Havana
  • Phone Number: 863 6048
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