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Flor de Loto

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Salud 313, entre Gervasio y Escobar. | Barrio Chino, Havana, Cuba
863 5450
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

I was with friends and family, excellent service and the best food I ate throughout Havana and the price was what we really seek

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

Hidden beneath Centro Habana's deteriorating facades, this restaurant serves super large portions of lobster, fried rice and sweet sour sauce! The interiors are air-conditioned what's a big plus on a hot, Cuban day.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

The menu of this restaurant is varied, going from criollo to Chinese dishes. The portions are very generous. For a group, sharing platter (fried rice, grilled meat, seafood and fish) are best. Service is fast and efficient, while not feeling rushed.

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Thank Susan F
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

Went there since it was supposed to have good chinese food. Little did we know what was about to happen. After 2 weeks of travelling Cuba we know about the perks of Cuban food and out expectations weren't that high. We ordered spring rolls and Chop Suey. When it came we were speechless. Chop suey was a big plate of... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

Very Good Service, Good for your money,located in old CHINA Town. Loved Their fried rice,Good desserts,visited By locals.

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016

I am having a hard time understanding the good reviews for this place. It is extremely busy and popular with the locals, but I'm not sure why visitors would enjoy it. Perhaps our mistake was to actually try ordering Chinese items off of the menu. We ordered the spring rolls, sweet and sour chicken, and fried rice. The spring rolls... More 

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Bytom, Poland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016

I would not call Flor de Loto a typical Chinese restaurant but they serve very good meals. I visited the restaurant twice during my three-day stay in Havana. It was worth for me to walk a lot to get high quality food and receive good service. The positive aspects - summary: 1. delicious and good quality food 2. huge servings... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2016

I really enjoyed the food at this restaurant. While I was having lunch there were a group of friends celebrating a birthday and wow, it was wonderful the "performance" the waiter was doing. Perfect

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 June 2016

Chinese restaurant with no Chinese food. There's always a queue and it is worth the wait. The food is good for Havana and the portions are huge, I always take half of my meal as takeaway. Busy restaurant, typical Cuban menu, great coffee, not expensive.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 June 2016

I have gone to this restaurant since 2002. Every time I visit Cuba I go there. It is close to where I used to live. It is very accessible by anyone with some money. You can pay in Cuban Pesos (National Currency) or CUCS (Cuban Convertible Pesos). Prices are reasonable and the food is delicious and abundant. I particularly love... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Caribbean, Latin, Asian, Spanish, Cuban
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Salud 313, entre Gervasio y Escobar. | Barrio Chino, Havana, Cuba
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Cuba  >  Ciudad de la Habana Province  >  Havana
  • Phone Number: 863 5450

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?