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Havana City Trip - Restaurants

Pargo a la naranja, served at La Guarida in Havana, Cuba



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Where to Eat in Havana

Here's where to eat during your stay.


Pastelería Francesca
Breakfast
Paseo del Prado #411
Centro Habana
7/862-0739
Average price per plate ($)
Price range 1/5
One of very few options for breakfast, this café faces Parque Central and serves croissants and other fresh-baked goodies.


La Bodeguita del Medio
Lunch
Calle Empredado#206, between San Ignacio and Cuba
La Habana
7/571-375
Average price per plate ($$)
Price range 2/10
Intimate Hemingway haunt serving traditional Cuban dishes. Troubadors entertain.

La Paella
Lunch
Hostal Valencia
Calle Oficios#53 at Obrapia
Habana Vieja
7/867-1037
Average price per plate ($$)
Price range 2/10
Betwixt two major plazas, this Spanish-themed bodega serves the best paella in town.

La Torre
Lunch and dinner
Calle 17, Edificio Focsa
Vedado
7/832-2451
Average price per plate ($$)
Price range 2/10
Atop the towering Focsa building, its wrap-around walls of glass offer a bird’s-eyed view of Havana. Chefs prepare quality Cuban and continental dishes.

El Aljibe
Lunch and dinner
Avenida 7ma between 24 and 26
Miramar, La Habana
7/204-1583
Average price per plate ($$)
Price range (3/12)
Airy thatched restaurant in a once chic part of Havana. Come for the house special: baked chicken in orange sauce with all-you-can-eat rice, black beans, and trimmings.

Café Laurent
Dinner
Calle M #257
Vedado
7/831-2090
Average price per plate ($$)
Price range (3/12)
This trendy paladar (private restaurant) would be at home in Miami. Superb nouvelle Cuban cuisine. Choose indoor or terrace seating.

Doña Eutima
Lunch or dinner
Callejón del Chorro#60C, Plaza de la Catedral
Habana Vieja
7/861-1332
Average price per plate ($$)
Price range (2/10)
Tucked off Plaza de la Catedral, this intimate paladar delivers delicious traditional Cuban fare.

La Guarida
Dinner
Calle Concordia #418
Centro Habana
7/866-9047
Average price per plate ($$$)
Price range (4/15)
Considered the finest paladar in Havana, it occupies the third floor of a much decayed building popular for model shoots. The tiny kitchen delivers superb nouvelle Cuban dishes.

Le Chansonnier
Dinner
Calle J #257
Vedado
7/832-1576
Average price per plate ($$$)
Price range (4/12)
In a stunning remake of a century-old mansion, this chic paladar also has superb nouvelle French-Cuban dishes.

Paladar de Lilliam
Lunch and dinner
Calle 48 #1311 between 13 & 15
Miramar
7/209-6514
Average price per plate ($$)
Price range (2/12)
This paladar is known for its lamb dishes, served in a leafy garden patio.




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