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El Caney

Avenida Playa E/ 42 y 43, Varadero 42200, Cuba
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good35%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“rice” (12 reviews)
“smoked pork” (2 reviews)
“salad” (8 reviews)
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Caribbean, Seafood, Cuban, International
Avenida Playa E/ 42 y 43, Varadero 42200, Cuba
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The best meal I've had in Cuba, and I've gone around 6 times. Get the garlic shrimp, to die for! Just don't go too hungry cause the wait time was a tad bit long.

Thank Maggie P
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

Food was truly delicious and inexpensive. We were a group of 4 and paid $4-7/meal. Definitely recommend!

Thank Rochelle R
Reviewed 18 October 2017

Food was truly delicious and very inexpensive. We were a group of 4 and paid ~$4-7/meal. Definitely recommend!

Thank rrojas1016
Reviewed 2 May 2017

I toke some calamars , forgot to say dont need them with garlic, It was with garlic so it was a problem for me , but otherwise I think it s a quit good place to eat.

Thank Anna P
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

Hubby was looking for normal to him food... found fried chicken and fries so he was very happy. Food was good and average price.

Thank gerriterri
Reviewed 25 April 2017

Went there for lunch with another family. The food tasted good on the way down, on the way back up not so much. We waited for an hour before we received our drinks, another half hour before our food came. Tables full of locals were...More

1  Thank HM796
Reviewed 3 April 2017

Not as popular as the vicaria (probably because it is not featured in the loonely planet book), but the best state-run restaurant in Varadero. I ordered the spaguetti with schrimps (5CUC) and was almost regretting it when a beautiful plate with delicious sauce and huge...More

Thank camilasarmanho
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

My wife and I stopped in early in our trip and we were instantly greeted by a bartender and chatted. We bought a couple of beers and loved the price of about USD $1.30. We saw the menu prices and sat down. This would be...More

1  Thank 828jasonm
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Nice place that was adjacent to our B & B. Thoroughly enjoyed our meal. Priced very reasonably. Enough food. Our waiter, Hugo, was the best we had in Varadero. An absolute treat having him. He spoke excellent English, was very attentive, and had a great...More

Thank Cabotoy
Reviewed 1 March 2017

The food was nice. The prices were reasonable. Service was average. I may recommend this place. open till late hours.

Thank Aylin A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Playa E/ 42 y 43, Varadero 42200, Cuba
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Cuba  >  Matanzas Province  >  Varadero
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