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Ivan Chef Justo

) #26 of 746 Restaurants in Havana €€ - €€€ Caribbean, Latin, Spanish
Aguacate 9, Esquina Chacon | Habana Vieja, Havana, Cuba
+53 7 8639697
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Caribbean, Latin, Spanish, Cuban, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Aguacate 9, Esquina Chacon | Habana Vieja, Havana, Cuba
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fascinating restaurant with some interesting film memorabilia. Easy to find as located opposite the Museum of the Revolution, but the door in is not quite so obvious. Not a huge choice on the menu and all written in Spanish on a chalk board, however that...More

Thank gashea6
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We got lucky and got a table on the roof. It was something of a tight fit, but it worked. I started with the ceviche and then had the suckling pig - it's what they are known for. It was incredibly delicious and I highly...More

Thank Candice P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A great little restaurant as with many in Cuba being up stairs in someones house. Is quite crowded but has good atmosphere & the staff though busy were efficient . Lots of great old photos that are worth browsing around the walls & the food...More

Thank FranNewZealand
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our small tour group ate here on our first night together. A great choice in this happening restaurant. Is decorated with some period photos and posters with much charm and wit. Service is quietly efficient and the food good rather than outstanding. Our paella was...More

Thank marvelmartin
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Loved our evening meal at this wonderful restaurant. Staff was very accommodating. Creative menu with a variety of options, updated on daily chalkboard.

Thank 1KFlyer
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A really great spot in Habana. Our large group was lucky to be able to eat on their rooftop. The food was GREAT especially one of their specials - a roast sucking pig. Incredible!

Thank ChgoSailor
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The menu is unique and everything we tried was tasty. My favorite dish was one of the main entry with octopus and the special pork dish that is a Cuban signature dish. The tres leches desert and both flans were amazing!

Thank Tanya K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Seeking Yvan y Justo restaurant out is worthwhile. I had heard that reservations were necessary but we went early - 6:15. As is common in Havana, there was someone outside the door and we asked if they could accommodate us. Of course he said yes...More

Thank Kermit2010
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Made a reservation for this restaurant but a little confusion on arriving as when we went in the restaurant that had the name over the door it turns out that we had to go back out and enter via a doorway in the next road...More

Thank Sellest
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ate here for lunch on our tour of Havana with Friendly Planet. From the welcoming mojitos and assortment of appetizers to the delicious seafood paella and on to the mouth-watering coconut flan with caramelized sauce, it was an awesome experience. HIGLY RECOMMEND!

Thank 38002Traveler
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Would love to visit this restaurant but would like to sit outside. Would it be too hot in August to sit outside?
22 May 2017|
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Response from Louis D | Reviewed this property |
It is not too hot in August but there may be rain...inside or outside, the food is wonderful
Hi there! How can I make a reservation?
19 November 2015|
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Response from OldCubanCigarStuff | Reviewed this property |
+53 7863-9697
Marilyn R
Can anyone give me a price range for what I can expect to spend for dinner at this restaurant?
18 October 2015|
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Response from sicuani | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I believe with appetizer and a main course and one drink, the cost was around 30 to 35 dollars. all of us thought for the food that we had it was quite reasonable
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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
Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Aguacate 9, Esquina Chacon | Habana Vieja, Havana, Cuba
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Cuba  >  Ciudad de la Habana Province  >  Havana
  • Phone Number: +53 7 8639697