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Taberna La Botija

€€ - €€€Caribbean, Latin,
Amargura 71-B | esq. Boca, Trinidad 62600, Cuba
+53 5 2830147
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good28%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (125 reviews)
“pizza” (57 reviews)
“meatballs” (10 reviews)
Open Now
00:00 - 23:59 Hours
Caribbean, Latin, Bar, Spanish, Cuban, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
Amargura 71-B | esq. Boca, Trinidad 62600, Cuba
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Taberna la Botija has always been one of our favorite spots in Trinidad. But this time something went very wrong. We ordered the hot shrimp and malanga fritters, no problem. But we also ordered the crab meat with toast and Mama Mia! The bread triangles...More

Thank conchesdojump
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

It was the best restaurant we tried in Trinidad by far and one of the best we tried in Cuba as well. The tapas are amazing, tasty, and there is quite a lot of options there; the main dishes are huge and equally good; and...More

Thank Annamária Z
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Tour guides and reps are incentivised to recommend La Botija restaurant in Trinidad . Reality is it celebrates slavery with displays of shackles and torture equipment on the walls . Service is poor , waiters arrogant, overpriced compared to local alternatives . We ate at...More

Thank Pam D
Reviewed 1 week ago

La Botija is very popular with the local and especially international community visiting Trinidad. The food is good (fast food, pasta, Cuban specialities) and the service is friendly. What stroke us most is that the music band is really having fun performing, which is not...More

Thank 72Chris
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were only in Trinidad for 2 nights and on arrival at our lodgings, found we were right opposite La Botija which was perfect as I had only had time to find one recommendation in Trinidad for a restaurant and it was this one! As...More

Thank smarg
Reviewed 13 May 2018

During our stay in Trinidad we visited this restaurant probably around 5 times. Situated next to our casa, the food portions are huge and varied, drinks are good, and there’s fantastic live music every night. The interior is beautifully decorated and the atmosphere is wonderful....More

Thank Jimena G
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

Great atmosphere, music and change from the usual , more Rock and Blues . Good singer . We ordered Tapas as not hugely hungry but huge portions! Happy to nibble and listen to the music . White cold and drinkable too! Good prices .

Thank BrendaRick
Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

Delicious dinner (the lamb Cuban style) with good amount and choice of vegetables. Ambience really nice (when music is not played-music is too loud for the size of the place). We asked for a take out because I can only eat puréed food and to...More

Thank gastroparesis
Reviewed 26 April 2018

During our stay in Trinidad, La Botija has become our favourite restaurant! We came three times and although the there is a long cue in the evening, it is definitely worth waiting for. The food excellent and is more varied compared to most other restaurants,...More

Thank CarstenWWB
Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

All right food at the price We only visit it late, then you can get a table Otherwise you have to stay in line waiting-maybe a little bit hyped comparing to other opportunities

Thank dlotche
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Amargura 71-B | esq. Boca, Trinidad 62600, Cuba
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Cuba  >  Sancti Spiritus Province  >  Trinidad
  • Phone Number: +53 5 2830147
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