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Havana NY

58 W 38th St, New York City, NY 10018-6203
+1 212-944-0990
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pork” (9 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m. Hours
CUISINES
Caribbean, Latin, Spanish, Cuban, Central American, South American, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
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Value
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LOCATION
58 W 38th St, New York City, NY 10018-6203
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1 - 10 of 128 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been going to Havana NY for years, their food is excellent. The Chilean sea bass is to die for cooked just right and weal seasoned, so is their Ox tails. Tender falling off the bone. Anytime I want a Cuban sandwich, I get...More

Thank Raptor47
Joe W, Guest Relations Manager at Havana NY, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hello! What compliments! We can't thank you enough for the 5 stars! We hope to see you again for more tasty desserts, and authentic cuban! Best, Havana NY management

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I had a terrific dining experience at Havana ny! The service was good from the start. After the customary Cuban cocktails we shared an appetizer platter to have a little taste of severa dishes. I had the lomo de credo ( roast...More

Thank krfaller
Joe W, Guest Relations Manager at Havana NY, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello! We're delighted that you had a chance to check out Havana NY! We're happy to hear that you had an amazing dining experience, as well as some cocktails! We hope to have you again soon! Best, Havana NY Management

Reviewed 15 March 2018

Found this restaurant on our way home after our New York bus tour. This is a Cuban /Brazialian restaurant. We had the pollo Al Ajillo which is chicken breast marinated in pineapple garlic and olive oil . Pollo Y Camarones Al Ajillo which was garlic...More

Thank tobyHertfordshire
Joe W, Guest Relations Manager at Havana NY, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi there! Thank you so much for your review, as we truly appreciate the feedback. We hope you can join us again soon! Best, Havana NY Management

Reviewed 2 March 2018 via mobile

Very tired and dated. Food so so nothing to shout about. Different rices all tasted the same. It’s a busy venue so they are doing something right

2  Thank fireplac
Joe W, Guest Relations Manager at Havana NY, responded to this reviewResponded 5 March 2018

Hello, We're sorry to hear of your experience. We hope that you all be able to join us again, and give us another chance. Best, Havana NY Management

Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

Service gets an 8.5; we had a great waiter. For apps, ask the server for the yucca/pork special. Had a fantastic braised Flintstones sized bone-in hunk of meat; their black beans and rice was spot on. Agree with other reviewers that say they can spice...More

Thank MarkAXA
Joe W, Guest Relations Manager at Havana NY, responded to this reviewResponded 19 February 2018

Hello! We're thrilled to see that you enjoyed your time with us! Thank you so much for your feedback on the spice level, we will pass them along to our kitchen. We will be more than happy to increase the spice level for you! Thank...More

Reviewed 16 February 2018

The food we excellent and the price was reasonable, Have been here a few times and have not been disappointed ever Waiter recommended several dishes and we tried a few of them. If you like Cuban food it is definitely a worthwhile stop

Thank arubalad
Joe W, Guest Relations Manager at Havana NY, responded to this reviewResponded 19 February 2018

Hello! Thank you so much for recommending us! We appreciate you returning to Havana NY again and again. We hope to see you again for more dishes! Best, Havana NY Mangement

Reviewed 9 February 2018

Found Havana on a whim and ended up being very glad to have done so. We were seated quickly, service was very prompt and our waiter remained attentive throughout the evening. My mojito was perfect. I had the shrimp in a garlic wine sauce, the...More

Thank sfox517
Joe W, Guest Relations Manager at Havana NY, responded to this reviewResponded 12 February 2018

Hi there! Thank you for sharing your feedback. It's always good to hear that our customers have an amazing experience at Havana NY! We're happy to hear that you and your partner enjoyed our meals, as well as the mojitos! We hope to see you...More

Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

Wonderful food, atmosphere, and service! Our server, Ivan, was warm, friendly, and extremely knowledgeable. The atmosphere was cozy and romantic, and the food was delicious. We had an incredible octopus appetizer and it was like butter! Simply incredible. The ham croquettes and cuban paella were...More

Thank Danielle O
Joe W, Guest Relations Manager at Havana NY, responded to this reviewResponded 29 January 2018

Hi Danielle, Now that's what we like to hear! We're thrilled that you enjoyed your time at Havana NY and we're thankful for your patronage. We hope that you will give us the opportunity to serve you again. Best wishes, Havana NY Management

Reviewed 26 January 2018 via mobile

During our visit to NYC we dined at this restaurant 3times as it offered us great food, a welcoming ambience and good service. The food was on all occasions nicely prepared and we recommend this restaurant. Will go again!

Thank Joyce M
Joe W, Guest Relations Manager at Havana NY, responded to this reviewResponded 29 January 2018

Hi Joyce! Thank you for returning again and again during your stay in NYC! We also thank you for sharing your thoughts on TripAdvisor. Whenever you're back in NYC, it would be an honor to serve you! Best, Havana NY Management

Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

Delish food serve is top notch Love the atmosphere makes you feel like you are in little Havana any dish you order you enjoy !!More

1  Thank ORtech
Joe W, Guest Relations Manager at Havana NY, responded to this reviewResponded 22 January 2018

Hello! Thank you for taking the time to review your Havana NY experience. Thank you so much for celebrating with us! We are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed our food and service and that you will be back again! We can't wait to whip...More

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fireplac
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Response from Joyce M | Reviewed this property |
We didn't have any live music either on all the occasions that we visited.
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2 December 2017|
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Response from Mauna2011 | Reviewed this property |
There wasn’t any live music when we were there.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$15 - US$45
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Monday
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Tuesday
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Wednesday
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Thursday
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Friday
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Saturday
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 58 W 38th St, New York City, NY 10018-6203
    (Between 5th and 6th Avenues)
  • Public Transportation: 7 train to 5th Avenue and B, D, F &V trains to 42nd Street.
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-944-0990
  • E-mail
Description
Havana NY is a vibrant Cuban restaurant located in the heart of Manhattan. Since it's opening in 1991, Havana NY has been consistently recognized as one of the best places in town to enjoy homemade Cuban food in a warm, and friendly environment!
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