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Cafe Habana Malibu

3939 Cross Creek Rd, Malibu Lumber Yard, Malibu, CA 90265-4995
+1 310-317-0300
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good29%
  • Average23%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“plantains” (6 reviews)
“grilled corn” (5 reviews)
“steak tacos” (2 reviews)
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Latin, Mexican, Caribbean, Spanish, Cuban
$$ - $$$
3939 Cross Creek Rd, Malibu Lumber Yard, Malibu, CA 90265-4995
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Café Habana in Malibu, California, USA, is a lovely restaurant featuring Cuban and Mexican cuisine. The food is good and price reasonable. We sat in the outdoor area, very relaxing. The wait staff were friendly. The Café is located in Malibu Country Mart, a shopping...More

Thank goopau
Reviewed 1 week ago

The menu is sufficient, but not extensive. The prices are moderate. I ordered the Cubano, but found it was only so-so. I was disappointed they did not have any beer on-tap; bottles only. I might return, but would be inclined to find a different place...More

Thank Gary N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I ate at four restaurants while I was in Malibu, and I liked this one the best. That doesn't say much, but this place was pretty good. As others have said, it's not Cuban. It's kind of coastal Mexican, but that was fine with me....More

Thank mpugh22
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good menu for lunch or dinner. Great cocktail options and of course, you have to try one with Casamigos tequila! Fun casual atmosphere. Gets really busy.

Thank Travel4bourne
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a local favorite especially among the college kids. Decent food, fun atmosphere. Can get pretty busy on certain nights.

Thank tessalovestravel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our dinner was fantastic. It's not authentic Cuban, but the atmosphere is cool and the patio is beautiful, but the staff was less than caliber to match the prices. The hostess was put out to seat us because she was eating at a nearby table....More

Thank daveysgirl
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

While the bar area can get pretty crowded, the patio area is perfect to relax and share a meal with friends. I would highly recommend as a side dish the grilled corn. My favorite drink is the cucumber-jalapeno margarita. I am a vegetarian so I...More

Thank dnplank
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We walked in on Easter Sunday and our party of 6 was immediately seated. Burritos and tacos were very good as was the guacamole. We ordered the corn and expected it on the cob...it was not but was still good. I don't know what music...More

Thank pickymomboston
Reviewed 15 April 2017

This is NOT CUBAN cuisine! It is Mexican food beginning with the chips and salsa. Just like serving Chinese cuisine at a restaurant named YOKYO !

Thank Sandy4438
Reviewed 1 April 2017

Absolutely beautiful, comfortable patio in a lush green setting. Friendly wait staff. Good service. My daughters and I had a lovely lunch here after horseback riding. What a treat!

Thank VickyF394
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Television
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
09:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3939 Cross Creek Rd, Malibu Lumber Yard, Malibu, CA 90265-4995
    (Pacific Coast Hig)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Malibu
  • Phone Number: +1 310-317-0300
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