We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Havana Bar & Restaurante

€€ - €€€, Caribbean,
Woodvale Grove, Nairobi, Kenya
+254 20 4450653
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent28%
  • Very good51%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fajitas” (8 reviews)
“seafood” (4 reviews)
“chicken” (4 reviews)
Open Now
Bar, Caribbean, Grill, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
Woodvale Grove, Nairobi, Kenya
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (139)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 123 reviews

Reviewed 5 February 2018

From the title you might be expecting something uniquely Cuban. In fact, although the bar has that atmosphere, the food is a mix of Mexican, thai and various western styles. Starters and mains are excellent. I especially recommend the pork belly. I had dessert there...More

Thank Colman1959
Reviewed 6 January 2018

Totally loved the food,The chef was on point,The staff were friendly especially the lady in specs.Definitely coming back for more.

1  Thank Anne D
Save your favourites!Keep track of your top restaurant finds.
Save now
Reviewed 23 December 2017

The place where the locals and foreigners mix, I have heard. And here I was, observing it first hand while eating Mexican food and sipping on Mojitos. For start, food itself is not bad at all- their Fajitas were good and cocktails drinkable (even Espresso...More

2  Thank Zer0oo
Reviewed 14 November 2017

I live very close to Havana and have eaten there on a large number of occasions over the past 4 years. This place is mid-range price which is it's best feature as there is a limited choice for mid-price in Westlands. The food itself is...More

2  Thank Chris H
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

Wonderful bar & restaurant. We came for dinner and stayed for the cocktails. We really enjoyed 3 courses. Service was fantastic and food was so tasty and amazing. The cocktails are strong! Highly recommend!

2  Thank SharonOFla
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

I've always loved Havana. The chef is amazing and the food is to die for! Drinks and dessert also amazing. Don't let the ambience fool you. Always a treat!

3  Thank WanguiG
Reviewed 4 May 2017

Excellent food. Arrived for dinner a little late (9pm) but we were seated straight away. The waitress seemed to be overwhelmed. We wanted all of the food to come out at once (appetizers and main course), however this wasn't the case; food arriving staggered. Still...More

3  Thank Christoph S
Reviewed 1 May 2017

I really enjoyed the ambience. Not much to report with regard to service, but it was pleasant enough. Ferocious-looking doorman let us stay a bit late to finish our bottle of wine. Nice additional touch was that someone threw a rock at our car as...More

Thank Maus D
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Looks a little tired and in need of some TLC from the inside and out, The food served is very well prepared and to a higher standard than I could first believe is also very cost freindly, the music can get to loud but they...More

Thank TheTallGuy1001
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Set in the busy area of Westlands this bar is extremely popular with both Expats and locals alike, beers are cold, music is good and they also do good food

Thank Damien S
Nearby HotelsSee all 170 hotels in Nairobi
The Hotel Emerald
60 reviews
.12 km away
Golden Tulip Westlands Nairobi
113 reviews
.26 km away
Sankara Nairobi
996 reviews
.29 km away
PrideInn Hotel Westlands
259 reviews
.32 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Fogo Gaucho
891 reviews
.37 km away
Open House Restaurant
538 reviews
.20 km away
Haandi Restaurant
611 reviews
.22 km away
151 reviews
.18 km away
Nearby Attractions
Westgate Shopping Mall
105 reviews
.79 km away
Sarit Centre
139 reviews
.42 km away
Sarit Centre
9 reviews
.45 km away
Mayfair Casino Nairobi
6 reviews
1.40 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Havana Bar & Restaurante staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$15
Bar, Caribbean, Grill, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
14:00 - 03:00
16:00 - 03:00
16:00 - 03:00
16:00 - 03:00
16:00 - 03:00
16:00 - 03:00
14:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Woodvale Grove, Nairobi, Kenya
  • Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Nairobi
  • Phone Number: +254 20 4450653
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing