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La Pachanga

#108 of 734 Restaurants in Havana
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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Calle 28 | btwn Calle 21 & Avenida 23, Havana 10400, Cuba
+5378302507
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08:00 - 04:30
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St. Petersburg, Florida
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25 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 February 2017

We ate here twice. Once for dinner and once for breakfast. The food was very good and inexpensive. We had cheeseburgers and fries for dinner ($4.50). For breakfast, I had a media noche which was served on a bagette so I was a little disappointed. What makes a good Media Noche is the egg bread!

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Thank Jodi F
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138 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

This place was about 6 blocks from our apartment so we ate here several times. The food was delicious and cheap! We had chicken n steak tacos one night $4cuc and burgers another night $3cuc. They also have great home made juice and smoothies. Excellent service. Inside and outside seating available. Open til like 4am and several servers speak english!

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Thank Sarah W
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34 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 November 2016

Even though my fish wasn't the best this fun restaurant, that is trying to become a chain which was formally forbidden in Cuba, is great to go to for the great service and nice atmosphere.

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Thank Emilee C
London, United Kingdom
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599 reviews
202 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 200 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 November 2016

We enjoyed this so much that we went a second evening, and were the last people to leave when the outside bar closed. The chocolate milkshakes are awesome and we had Cuban sandwiches, each of which would have fed two people! There are two areas - an outside bar area for drinks and snacks and an indoor area which has... More 

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Thank Ian C
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 October 2016

Worth a visit but be careful when looking for it. The trip advisor map is incorrect and it's actually about 10 blocks further down 23rd Ave. Since we were lost we flagged a cab and he knew exactly where to take us. As other have said there are two restaurants, La Pachanga and VIP. VIP is indoors and has AC,... More 

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Vancouver, BC, Canada
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158 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 257 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 September 2016

I have been eating here for years. They keep on adding to the premises and to the menu. The quality of the food and service has been consistently good ( consistency in Cuba is rare). Prices are reasonable. Easy to get to...only half a block off the shared taxi routes on Calle 23.

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Thank RobinThom
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

Amazing food at this paladar independent restaurant. The VIP room has the air con on full, which was a bit too cold until others arrived. Outstanding lobster with huge starters and great Mojitos. A bit further out but worth the visit!

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Thank Smiler9876
brooklyn
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38 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 June 2016

One of the best meals we had... it was only 2 blocks from our house and walked past it each day, looked very relaxed and pretty. Wish we ate here sooner, only went on our last night. Delicious filet mignon for 12 CUC! Comfy chairs, most professional waiter we had on the trip and finally a place where no one... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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151 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 May 2016

small but nice terrace for drinks and airco restaurant for dining ; we liked this restaurant for its good food and pleasant service wine availability at a fair price

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Thank JThF
Steamboat Springs, Colorado
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 May 2016

This is actually two restaurants. If you want to sit outside, you will have simple fare with great hamburgers and other tasty options - really great prices. The inside restaurant is more refined with a totally different menu - many wonderful Cuban entrees. We ate twice at both places and found the food to be excellent, and prices VERY good!... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Latin, Cuban, Caribbean
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Television
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 04:30
Monday
08:00 - 04:30
Tuesday
08:00 - 04:30
Wednesday
08:00 - 04:30
Thursday
08:00 - 04:30
Friday
08:00 - 04:30
Saturday
08:00 - 04:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle 28 | btwn Calle 21 & Avenida 23, Havana 10400, Cuba
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Cuba  >  Ciudad de la Habana Province  >  Havana
  • Phone Number: +5378302507

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?