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El Bodegon del Gordo

Varadero, Cuba
+53 45 669245
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good38%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“garlic shrimp” (6 reviews)
“seafood” (6 reviews)
“beef” (4 reviews)
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Caribbean, Seafood, Spanish, Cuban, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Varadero, Cuba
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Reviewed 7 May 2018

We found this one after the chappy on the main street told us about it, so we thought we'd go for a drink and look at the menu. Basically the place appears to have been set up in someone's garden and front room. There's a...More

1  Thank 456charlie
Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

Prices fair ... friendly gentlemen coerced us to eat there ... no regrets.... shrimp flavorful... fish fresh deep fried... lobster tasty

1  Thank FRANK O
Reviewed 10 March 2018

We had the garlic shrimp and then 2 lobster tails each. The food was tasty and the placed was packed. Great service from Ismael the host. We would have eaten thier more often but didnt find it until out las t day. It is located...More

Thank Kat H
Reviewed 4 February 2018

Was very good. Way better than food on the resort! Presentation was good, and staff were very friendly

Thank paparoop
Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

My husband had the lobster twice which although cooked more than he would ha e liked he said it was tasty and value for money. The staff here were friendly and so were all the patrons that a few of us met here most nights...More

1  Thank kazmc30
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

My husband and I stumbled upon this gem last week with our 2 kids, ages 6 and 10. We had chicken, beef, and shrimp between the 4 of us and we all agree it was all amazing! Great food and great service. Definitely worth going.

1  Thank S_kateIre
Reviewed 4 January 2018

Had two good meals here, the lamb was especially good. Enjoyed a lot. I love cats and there are many cats there waiting to be fed. Heaven.

Thank Tokyo-Thompson
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

This place was such a treat! Just a few steps off the main drag. The waiter was the most amazing entertainer for our 18 month old. Thanks to him we got to enjoy the beef and fish. A sure next time for us as we...More

Thank Karma H
Reviewed 27 December 2017

came here for lunch once and dinner 3 times. every time the meal was great! cute and cozy at night. would definitely recommend.

1  Thank Christina A
Reviewed 2 December 2017

4 of us had dinner here on Nov 30 2018. Great food, good presentation, and reasonably priced for two Lobster Tails with all the trimmings. Don't hesitate to have dinner here.

Thank axelwh
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Martin C
2 January 2017|
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Response from Porchlady | Reviewed this property |
Is there something I can answer here?
21 November 2015|
Response from Martin C |
downtown I would say around 10min walking its on the left side on a side street of the main
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:45 - 10:45
11:45 - 10:45
11:45 - 10:45
11:45 - 10:45
11:45 - 10:45
11:45 - 10:45
11:45 - 10:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Varadero, Cuba
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Cuba  >  Matanzas Province  >  Varadero
  • Phone Number: +53 45 669245
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