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Vuelta Abajo

Calle Mercaderes 202, Havana, Cuba
+53 7 8629293
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good53%
  • Average16%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
2 weeks ago
“Nice Setting”
21 Feb 2016
“Valentines evening meal”
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
Calle Mercaderes 202, Havana, Cuba
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An ad hoc choice attracted by its 25 CUC seafood-dinner for 2. A well-furnished, well presented restaurant managed and served by a single individual who, albeit ‘run-off his feet’ gave everyone due attention. Seafood may be over-cooked but lobster, shrimps and fish were good value...More

Thank JandJFarnhamCommon
Reviewed 21 February 2016

Tried the set evening meal on Valentines night at only 25cuc per person for 3 courses plus 3 drinks each. Excellent service and food throughout and the shredded beef was amazing, the chef altered the menu for me as I was looking for beef as...More

Thank cigar-aficionado
Reviewed 31 May 2015

a long drive from Havana but a unique opportunity. One of only 3 places on earth to have this geology. Home of the best tobacco fields in the world. You can even take a boat tour through an underground water way in the caverns. 3.5...More

1  Thank OldCubanCigarStuff
Reviewed 23 March 2015 via mobile

Vuelta Abajo was the first restaurant we went to during our stay in l'habana. The interiors were quite nice and an orchestra plays cuban music all night long. The food hasn't impressed me that much. I took a cabbage salad, a skewer of shrimps and...More

Thank fikkio
Reviewed 21 December 2014

We were staying in Habana Vieja for 11 nights and tried a variety of paladars, we thought this one was good value and had a reasonably good choice as well. The price included a drink, though not a cocktail like other paladars offer, not a...More

Thank Blanche&DaveMcColl
Reviewed 20 August 2014

I was handed a leaflet for the special menu at 12cuc a couple of days earlier so decided to try it out with a Cuban friend. The restaurant was almost too well air-conditioned and we had to move to a table away from the cold...More

1  Thank Habanera156
Reviewed 15 November 2013

Stopped in for lunch in the courtyard and got a nice meal for $12 each. Food was good and great value for money.

2  Thank Patsy539
Reviewed 29 September 2013

superfood and service.On a hot day in Havana it's great to eat in airconditioned comfort,trust me!Try the lobster cocktail and the fried shrimp (camarones rebozosos,I think they called them).Prices are good and the drinks are wonderful - and reasonable.

2  Thank globetrekkerAruba
Reviewed 24 April 2013

Our last dinner in Havana was here and while the food was good, the group of 19 was sat at one big table. Not conducive to anything. Not sure if that was our guide or the restaurant.

1  Thank golem67
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Lunch, Dinner
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Good for
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Mercaderes 202, Havana, Cuba (Formerly at Hotel Conde de Villanueva)
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Cuba  >  Ciudad de la Habana Province  >  Havana
  • Phone Number: +53 7 8629293
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