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Restaurante Cafe del Oriente

) #31 of 768 Restaurants in Havana €€€€ Caribbean, Latin, Cuban
Oficios # 112 | entre Amargura y Lamparilla, La Habana Vieja, Havana 10100, Cuba
+53 7 8012686
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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Caribbean, Latin, Cuban, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Oficios # 112 | entre Amargura y Lamparilla, La Habana Vieja, Havana 10100, Cuba
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Due to location didn't think it would be so excellent. Dinner outside great people watching and music. Friendly service great drinks amazing steak great value. Inside is charming and has a great piano player. Very romantic evening. Went back on our last night to spend...More

Thank susanJupiter_FL
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a great find. I loved the various seafood dishes I tried on my trip to Havana. There was a little inconsistency in the Lobster Medallions and Shrimp dish I had on two separate occasions, but the taste never disappointed. Even if just to try...More

1  Thank Michael C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant was a fantastic find. I really enjoyed my dining experience and visited several times in the week I stayed in Havana. The restaurant is fully air conditioned which was a welcome treat despite the soaring temperatures outside. The staff were professional, attentive and...More

2  Thank Sky0708
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spotted this restaurant on our way to our dinner at La Imprenta so decided to book it for our last night. What a massive disappointment. Our doorman at the hotel said it was amazing as did the two people I accosted in the restaurant...More

Thank JoanneTait
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went to this cafe several times for coffee and desserts. I enjoyed it so much, especially when we were sitting outside in the plaza. I recommand to try the ice cream they offer. The service can be improved but I can understand since there...More

Thank Hedddo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After our excursion we saw this restaurant in the San Francisco Square across from the cruise port in Old Havana. Decided to go in for lunch and we were transported into the 1930's with linen tablecloths, silver napkin rings, and beautiful table settings. The food...More

Thank JAW06098
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went there because we saw some positive reviews. However we were disappointed. The food is good , service lousy. restaurant was almost empty. completely overpriced.

Thank Edith S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This restaurant is located in the Plaza directly across from the cruise port. The location is great and the restaurant is beautiful and has a very upscale and special feel. It is quite lovely and has a nice outside seating area for a cool drink...More

Thank sky2094
Reviewed 19 June 2017

Restaurant has an excellent location. Clients are welcomed and promptly serviced Food quality is excellent. Service is very good Sea food excelent

Thank fernandomB5042WJ
Reviewed 18 June 2017

We found it so difficult to find good food in Cuba - however this place was an exception. We had the chefs recommendation (Beef, also rare to find in Cuba) which was AMAZING! It is also in a great spot on a lovely square!

Thank Ra1994x
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Delia H
30 December 2016|
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Response from Cubanoboy | Reviewed this property |
For appetizers they have; Cream of Vegetable Soup & traditional Gazpacho. They do have a Porcini Pasta on the menu. All these items are on the menu. As far as main courses go, it's meat, poultry or fish, no designated... More
Darlene H
19 January 2015|
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Response from Cafe O | Property representative |
Cafe del Oriente y Jardin del Oriente son dos instalaciones completamente diferentes pero bajo una misma administracion. Consideramos que las pertenencias personales son responsabilidad de cada cual y mucho mas en un area al... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$40
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Reservations, Private Dining
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Oficios # 112 | entre Amargura y Lamparilla, La Habana Vieja, Havana 10100, Cuba
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Cuba  >  Ciudad de la Habana Province  >  Havana
  • Phone Number: +53 7 8012686
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Cuban gourmet restaurant, with author cuisine, located at San Francisco Square, in Old Havana. A wide variety of Cuban cocktails and international beverages. Trolley services.
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