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El Palio

2402 1st Avenue corner 24th street, Miramar, Havana, Cuba
+53 5 2835843
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good28%
  • Average21%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
2 Sep 2017
“Best food in Cuba”
1 Jun 2017
“The food was awful!!”
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Latin, Caribbean, Seafood, Cuban
$$ - $$$
2402 1st Avenue corner 24th street, Miramar, Havana, Cuba
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Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

A small paladar(private restorant) in Miraflores district. The best food i've had in Cuba the menu is made of complete meals. Ee tried 3 different meals all of them awesome. My personal favorite is fish with lemon gravy just awesome. Better for lunch of you...More

Thank pedro w
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

My experience at this restaurant was terrible. I ordered the lobster and it was very tough. It didn't taste fresh and it had a bad odor. The waitress was very rude, when we would ask her a question she would nastily reply with "WHAT" when...More

Thank joy26
Reviewed 1 May 2016

We had lunch here. It was at best ok. First was chicken salad with a very gloppy sauce. Then cam a beef dish, which tasted ok, but the meat was chewy, although not tough. The dessert was fresh fruit and that was good. The service...More

1  Thank Dennis D
Reviewed 15 March 2016 via mobile

We were guided to this restaurant by our cab driver and we had a great dinner! Although , locals get a different menu we had great food and I would recommend it. The Beef & Lobster Carpaccio was amazing !

Thank ger769
Reviewed 5 March 2016

Our driver Carrillo took us there, it is a well-appointed paladar close to the foreign embassy district in Miramar. It consists of a quaint dining room and a lush garden patio with a canopy. We sat outside and the sea breeze was a welcoming addition...More

Thank BrokenArrow02
Reviewed 5 November 2015

We were a party of 16. We arrived from the airport very late and our taxi driver recommended this "paladar" (private home that serves meals). They have a very nice garden with tables and a well, and it was separated from the sea by only...More

Thank MicMestre
Reviewed 14 October 2015

Visited this as recommended by a taxi driver. When we arrived we were the only ones there but by the time we left it was full. They have a very nice garden with tables which were also full. The food was very good and enjoyed...More

Thank Bycroft
Reviewed 4 April 2015

We visited the restaurant , to have a dinner, before attending the Tropicana show in Havana in February 2015.The service was excellent with delicious food and high class presentation.Our cab driver Adrian 07/8708053(home) recommended to visit the restaurant and we had a wonderful experience of...More

Thank Melinda B
Reviewed 10 April 2011

First of all I would like to say I am thrilled to be the first to review this absolute gem of a restaurant. I tried and tried to have El Palio listed after our holiday last year - in order to post a review -...More

7  Thank Martina O
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  • Address: 2402 1st Avenue corner 24th street, Miramar, Havana, Cuba
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Cuba  >  Ciudad de la Habana Province  >  Havana
  • Phone Number: +53 5 2835843
An amazing seaside restaurant in Havana, listed in almost every guidebook. Traditional Cuban Cuisine but with a nouvelle flair.
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