We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Ivan Chef Justo

Unclaimed

Ratings and reviews

Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere

Food and ambience

Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings

Location and contact

Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
CUISINES
Caribbean, Latin, Spanish, Cuban, Contemporary
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Reviews (969)
Filter reviews
574 results
Traveller rating
350
162
41
16
5
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
350
162
41
16
5
Show reviews that mention
All reviews suckling pig crab risotto chocolate flan tacos lechon seafood lamb bread salad revolution museum fidel castro old havana rooftop terrace culinary experience top floor white wine excellent meal
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 574 reviews
Reviewed yesterday

We were warned that food in Cuba was not going to be as tasty as in other sun destinations. After trying a couple of restaurants in our hotel, we asked the concierge for a recommendation for lunch. He suggested and called ahead to Ivan Chef...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank exwinnipeggers
Reviewed 3 days ago

The night we had dinner at Ivan Chef Justo, it was pouring rain and very windy. About 5 minutes after arriving at the restaurant, all the power in the city went out. We expected them to close the restaurant, but instead, they made us feel...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank Maxx W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ivan Justo is right in the middle of things. The Museum of the Revolution, the Museum of Art, as well as lots of interesting small streets are all nearby. Most importantly, the food is outstanding and the service is great. Like Havana's paladars, the restaurant...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank SanFranciscoGuy634
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great atmosphere and superb food and cocktails. The best we had in our trip. The octopus was quite good and the black cuttlefish risotto was absolutely delicious. Make sure you reserve for a lunch or dinner when in Havana

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank basmaberti
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Staying at Hotel Sevilla , were looki g to dine out locally without walking a few miles. This restaurant is about 500m walk. Had read some good reviews also so booked via our hotel one night. The place has a limited no of seags so...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank mccdzyne
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Our tour guide arranged for us to eat at this funky restaurant in Havana. Apparently it has been visited by a number of celebrities and famous foodies like Guy Fieri. We at on the top level and had a great view of the city. The...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Julie H
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We had dinner one night at this place after the messed up our reservation two nights before. We came here because a friend had recommended it for us, and we would recommend it as well. Large portions. The suckling pig was the best I have...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Frelle87
Reviewed January 7, 2019

We visited Chef Ivan with my family, and we really enjoyed our timed spent there. The restaurant looks like an art gallery and has a historic enviroment. Each corner of the restaurant is different and unique. Our table were at the second floor, rooftop and...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank leventt979
Reviewed January 7, 2019 via mobile

We ate in the restaurant this evening, after being recommended by another hotel guest. The restaurant itself is super cool & very tastefully decorated. However, the food was very disappointing! The fish ceviche was nice, the clams in white wine, were in some kind of...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Magsr45
Reviewed January 3, 2019 via mobile

We were referred to this spot to try the lunch specialty, a roasted suckling pig leg. It was delicious -very moist and tender meat. You need to make advance reservations as it can be busy. We also had the octopus ceviche -that was the best...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank TorontoTravellerNow
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 449 nearby hotels
Park View Hotel
447 reviews
.19 km away
Hotel Sevilla
4,216 reviews
.24 km away
Hotel Marques de Prado Ameno
85 reviews
.35 km away
Hotel Plaza
1,531 reviews
.36 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 1,968 nearby restaurants
5 Sentidos
516 reviews
.23 km away
Habana 61
1,958 reviews
.18 km away
Chacon 162
251 reviews
.08 km away
Elizalde Bar-Restaurante
582 reviews
.21 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 1,194 nearby attractions
National Museum of Fine Arts
2,290 reviews
.16 km away
El Capitolio
2,447 reviews
.30 km away
Bacardi Building
561 reviews
.28 km away
Museum of the Revolution (Museo de la Revolucion)
3,093 reviews
.08 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
JoanneTait
May 22, 2017|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from louisd789 | Reviewed this property |
It is not too hot in August but there may be rain...inside or outside, the food is wonderful
1
Vote
taliagoldberg
November 19, 2015|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from OldCubanCigarStuff | Reviewed this property |
+53 7863-9697
0
Votes
MarilynR918
October 18, 2015|
AnswerShow all 9 answers
Response from sicuani | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I believe with appetizer and a main course and one drink, the cost was around 30 to 35 dollars. all of us thought for the food that we had it was quite reasonable
1
Vote
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing