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San Cristobal Paladar

San Rafael No 469, E/ Lealtad y Campanario, Havana, Cuba
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good18%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lobster” (74 reviews)
“lamb stew” (15 reviews)
“eggplant” (16 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Caribbean, Latin, Spanish, Cuban, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
San Rafael No 469, E/ Lealtad y Campanario, Havana, Cuba
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1 - 10 of 805 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Wonderful fun place great service great decorations. Food was just average. Seems they may be trying to hard. But worth it. For a group of 15 you can get a set menu for about $35

Thank Neil P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Like everyone else who goes to Cuba, I had to try this restaurant. Good : - food is very good (not amazing, my lobster tail was VERY salty) - our waiter was very professional, and you could tell that he was very well trained -...More

1  Thank francois2809
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were looking forward to this experience from the time we arrived in Cuba! Sadly I was horrified at the way we were treated. We visited with a Cuban family member and they thought we were Cuban Nationals. They made us wait 10 minutes as...More

1  Thank Packgrl
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great restaurant in terms of food, and also the decor, and the service. I had the sirloin with pepper sauce. I later found out it does not come with sides, such as rice, beans, potatoes, etc. It surprised me but it didn't...More

2  Thank Jay L
Reviewed 1 week ago

I would recommend this Paladar to anyone traveling to Cuba that would like a taste of the city. The prices are good, the food is good, the staff was very friendly, and the cigars after the meal were fantastic! Great ambiance.

1  Thank MichiganMandy
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My family had been to this restaurant about 5-6 years ago when it recently open and it stuck in their minds. On my latest trip they urged me to go, so I did. Can't believe I didn't go earlier. No regrets, chef super friendly, waiters...More

Thank ithetraveller
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very interesting place in old Havana. Old world European service and wonderful food. Little or no AC in June is a little uncomfortable and they never stopped telling us Obama ate there!

1  Thank Keyscritter93
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

San Cristobal Paladar is my favorite places to have dinner in all of Havana, Cuba. Reservations are a must. I saw the staff turn away several people who did not make reservations, as the restaurant was completely booked for the night. The staff was very...More

1  Thank MadeInDade
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is amazing.... Great food and service. The interior of this place is very unique. I cannot really describe it you need to see it for yourself. I suggest that you go here for dinner, because they will give you a cigar and a...More

1  Thank Leonard H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Despite a booking reservation for 930pm, we needed to wait over an hour to be seated. This was despite tables being available. The food was excessively salty, plain and dry. We had ordered the lobster, lamb and fish and this was descriptive of each meal....More

Thank jocrall
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3 July 2017|
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Response from yreme | Reviewed this property |
Yes, reservations strongly recommend
22 May 2017|
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Response from Andrew L | Reviewed this property |
The staff here is amazing and they would not hesitate to help you with all of your accessibility needs - I guarantee it!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: San Rafael No 469, E/ Lealtad y Campanario, Havana, Cuba
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Cuba  >  Ciudad de la Habana Province  >  Havana
  • Phone Number: 860-1705
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