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La Imprenta

Calle Mercaderes No. 208, Havana, Cuba
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good45%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“lobster” (28 reviews)
“prawns” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Caribbean, Latin, Cuban, International, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Calle Mercaderes No. 208, Havana, Cuba
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1 - 10 of 225 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Food was a bit expensive, but the atmosphere and quality was really good. We wandered in here and enjoyed our meal thoroughly.

Thank natnoodle11
Reviewed 1 week ago

It's a nice place. I went there for a coffee and desert. I ordered an american coffee so I got less than an espresso. I ordered their "Tart of the day", they served an extremely small portion. I ate it in exactly one bite! When...More

Thank Hedddo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The service was so fast that our mains arrived two minutes after the soup was served! The waiter was knowledgeable and helpful and all the meals were well cooked and attractively garnished. Organizing individual bills for a large group was not a problem

Thank Margaret W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I don't like writing bad reviews, but my visit to this place was my worst restaurant experience in a very long time. The place looked pretty nice and clean and the prices on the menu were inviting, so I walked in. I was served by...More

1  Thank Prips
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We rolled in here our first night, a bit high dollar for our budget( like 10-20 cuc meals) but the quality of food was great and they had wine which is hit and miss down here, also like a lot of places check to make...More

Thank helio666
Reviewed 10 July 2017

My wife and I ate here one night while in Havana. Shortly after we arrived a torrential downpour started, so we knew we were going to be there for a while. The stay was not in vain. I had a chicken curry which was very...More

1  Thank Dan M
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

We visited here as it was near our hotel and we were interested in the menu which seemed different to the standard Havana choices. It is a really interesting venue with lots of the original printing machinery still around. We both ordered the meat kebabs...More

Thank Sara M
Reviewed 22 June 2017

We ate here our first night in Havana because it was close to our hotel and came back again at the end of our Cuban trip. The food was not exceptional but generally good and fresh. We also had friendly service. Interesting decor!

Thank catherine j
Reviewed 19 June 2017

Four of us were on a Person to Person tour of Cuba and lunch at La Imprenta was our first meal in a government restaurant. It was blistering hot the day we were there and, even though we sat indoors, it was almost as hot...More

Thank Rebelliot
Reviewed 13 June 2017

We stopped in here for a "snack" in the late afternoon. Live keyboard music played as we dined on tapas-fish fritters and cheese plate, gazpacho, beer and wine...relaxing and delicious!

Thank Babs U
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Mercaderes No. 208, Havana, Cuba
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Cuba  >  Ciudad de la Habana Province  >  Havana
  • Phone Number: 864-9581
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