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Restaurant - Paladar - La Moraleja

Calle 25 n.454 e/J e I, Vedado, Havana, Cuba
+53 5 2910531
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“lobster” (18 reviews)
“rice” (10 reviews)
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Cuban, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Calle 25 n.454 e/J e I, Vedado, Havana, Cuba
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Reviewed November 27, 2018 via mobile

Very nice ambience, lots of wood, show kitchen with original pizza oven. The foccacia was really, really good (never expected this outside of Italy). I had the ropa vieja with fried plantains (huge portion, no need to order rice) - best I had during my...More

Date of visit: November 2018
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Reviewed November 11, 2018

Set in what was an interesting private home, this place enjoys a good reputation here and among tourists. That said, while the setting was delightful and the service prompt and attentive, the food was so-so. The pumpkin/squash soup was wonderful. The entree -- served family...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Trup
Reviewed August 29, 2018

Cubans know how to cook for sure. Unlike that of most Caribbean Islands, Cubans emphasize rich flavor over pepper heat and have learned to make the most of what is available. We had heard La Moraleja was good and we were entirely pleased with the...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank LeGrace B
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

It is located in the centre of Vedado, the prices are a bit expensive compare with restaurants around the area. The food is amazing , the services is excelent. The security guy called Lefi at the door was very helpful and kind to us. I...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank 702casac
Reviewed April 1, 2018

Delicious pasta, elegant rooms, service excellent. And all of this is to be found in a little discreet street. We got a tip from our landlord, that helped us find the palce. Go there

Date of visit: February 2018
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Reviewed March 19, 2018

We had salads that were large and yummy. Six in our group had fish and I had rabbit and everyone thought their dinners were excellent. Plus we had great service. Highly recommended!

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank gblakely
Reviewed February 28, 2018

My husband and I had dinner here and it was lovely. The atmosphere was very nice being on the water. The menu arrives on a chalk board that they set up on an easel which is quaint. The service is very good and the food...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank AliBug
Reviewed February 10, 2018 via mobile

Ok...so this is a restaurant but I first have to gush about the decor....love love loved it! The food....absolutely delicious Italian fare at great prices and.....you get a surprise at the end. Kudos to Alessandro our server who was very courteous and attentive.

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank 27kellim
Reviewed December 3, 2017 via mobile

This is definitely the best Italian Restaurant in Havana and they make the best Daquiri naturale (no frappe por favor). The Anti-pasto with meats and cheeses is delightful. Ask for your pasta el dente here and they actually understand you and pick a tomato based...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank 324bradm
Reviewed November 30, 2017 via mobile

Very good restaurant in Havana. Service is also very good and waiters are very friendly. Fair prices ! Had a arancini siciliani as a starter and lobster as main and both were delicious. In the end, we’re rewarded with a cigar and a rum añejo.

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank eddiebrse
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Response from Glinglin94 | Reviewed this property |
Call to 52910531 Jorge is his name. You can to make the reservation to this number or email: glencastel@nauta.cu Thank you. You election is great! See you!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle 25 n.454 e/J e I, Vedado, Havana, Cuba
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Cuba  >  Ciudad de la Habana Province  >  Havana
  • Phone Number: +53 5 2910531
  • E-mail
El “joven” restaurant abrió sus puertas el 13 de febrero del 2011, luego de meses de una ardua labor de sus dueños y de todo el equipo de trabajo. Enclavado en el patio de una hermosa casona del Vedado estilo años `40, tiene un especial magnetismo que se aprecia desde su amplia y fresca entrada, sus salones (al aire libre y climatizado), su singular cocina y la excelencia del servicio.Con un selecto menú italiano de la mano del cheff italiano Marco Lansa se complacen los gustos de toda la clientela. La variedad es amplia y va desde la clasica comida italiana hasta deliciosas pizzas artesanales; siendo el factor común la selección cuidadosa de los ingredientes y las atrevidas presentaciones que realzan las texturas, sabores, colores y aromas.
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