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Restaurante Dona Nora

Calle 37 | #4219 E/ 42 And 44, Cienfuegos 55100, Cuba
+53 5 2903019
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“lamb” (16 reviews)
“ropa vieja” (6 reviews)
“shrimp” (7 reviews)
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Caribbean, Latin, Cuban, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Calle 37 | #4219 E/ 42 And 44, Cienfuegos 55100, Cuba
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Restaurante Dona Nora very popular in the city for its authentic cuban dish - Arroz congris, Puerco asado, platanos fritas and classic cuban salads with juices. Please book your table with time in advance, sometimes it can be very busy. Most of the time they...More

Thank Vijaya K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Everyone has an opinion about lamb. Dona Nora served a lamb in light gravy that I feel anyone would like--even those that do not like lamb. Most people enjoyed their dishes. The flan was particularly good that night.

Thank dokamura
Reviewed 8 November 2017

We had dinner at Doña Nora on October 31st. We really bumped into the place and decided to go upstairs based on what we saw from the street. We asked the waiter to be seated on the balcony, but there were no tables available. She...More

Thank EmFama
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

Prices are ok. Live music and very cleaned place. Food was good and fresh. Cuisine creole and Cuban specialities.

Thank Daniela f
Reviewed 4 November 2017

We were told by our taxi driver that this place was very expensive but after an evening of walking in and then out of government run restaurants - which we learnt quickly to avoid - we decided to just bite the bullet and go. It...More

Thank Charlotte H
Reviewed 4 November 2017

Dona Nora is said to have been one of the first and best private restaurants in the city - unfortunately this level cannot ne held by their descendants. The restaurant is a nice location especially sitting on the balcony overlooking the Prado is a good...More

Thank Thomas G
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

...I have some allergies so when I ordered shrimp cocktail I first asked to the waiter about how the sauce he told me the ingredients in sauce... When the cocktail came to my table a weird smell I first I thought it was the sauce...More

Thank Amy C
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

We Vilsted tur restaurant two times. First just for a drink and a cop of coffe and tur service was very good. The day after we went there for dinner. But now the restaurant had many guests and we had to call for the waiter...More

Thank Grethe S
Reviewed 22 October 2017

being one that visits Cienfuegos 2 - 3 times per year , I can reasure you this is a tourist trap. If a Cuban brings you there, they get paid commission, so your bill will be higher than if you go there alone. In the...More

Thank johnnyru2016
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

I went there with a Cuban boy, I asked for a menu in the bar and then I asked for another one on the table and they sent me a different menu with higher prices, then I asked about and they gave us a better...More

Thank Patricia H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Bar Scene, View, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 AM
12:00 PM - 11:00 AM
12:00 PM - 11:00 AM
12:00 PM - 11:00 AM
12:00 PM - 11:00 AM
12:00 PM - 11:00 AM
12:00 PM - 11:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle 37 | #4219 E/ 42 And 44, Cienfuegos 55100, Cuba
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Cuba  >  Cienfuegos Province  >  Cienfuegos
  • Phone Number: +53 5 2903019
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