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Habana SoCo

#365 of 3,231 Restaurants in Austin
€€ - €€€Caribbean, Latin, Cuban
2728 S Congress Ave, Austin, TX 78704-6445
+1 512-443-4253
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good36%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“ropa vieja” (10 reviews)
“cuban sandwich” (12 reviews)
“tostones” (9 reviews)
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Caribbean, Latin, Cuban
€€ - €€€
2728 S Congress Ave, Austin, TX 78704-6445
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Amazing...every time!!! My friends got the Cuban sandwiches and they were wonderful!!! I got the Roast Pork and its to die for. Amazing place, great service- I highly recommend sitting out in the huts outside. It’s a must when you’re in Austin!

Thank ChefMcG
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I am not Cuban but I am Puerto Rican and grew up with lots of Cuban friends so when my husband and I were trying to pick a spot for our anniversary dinner, we were really looking forward to good Caribbean flavors. We were sorely...More

Thank Raquel R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Friends invited us to go to Habana SoCo, and try Cuban food. We hadn't been there before but were very pleasantly surprised! The staff was courteous and prompt. The only small problem was that they serve the salad at the same time as the hot...More

1  Thank veglover38
Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

I am Cuban and am always on the look out for authentic Cuban food when I travel. The food here is spot on! The Vaca Frita was crispy and delicious; the Puerco was moist and tender; and the yuca was perfect! The portions are large...More

1  Thank Nosoda
Reviewed 17 February 2018

Excellent service. Excellent food. Fun and cozy atmosphere. If the weather is nice and you are up for something different eat outside in their little huts. There is always plenty of parking and the food is authentic cuban. Our family consists of a big variety...More

1  Thank pics
Reviewed 31 January 2018

A group of friends and I went for dinner and had a wonderful time. The best part was our server Michael. He was very knowledgeable about the menu and knew what suggestions to make. He showed up just at the right times - not too...More

1  Thank lrltshw
Reviewed 17 December 2017

Nice simple ambiance. Good lunch crowd. Mural of coast of Cuba. Terrific food and service. We enjoyed the Masitas de Puerco and the Ropa Vieja. Black Beans and white rice on one and Red Beans and Saffron Rice on the other. The Shredded Ropa was...More

1  Thank bdrothschild
Reviewed 10 December 2017

We were there with a large group, the waiter had no difficulty handling the crowd and separate checks. It was happy hour so the margaritas were $5 each, they went down easy mainly because there was a whole lot of ice. We ordered a variety...More

1  Thank Staubenf
Reviewed 8 November 2017

I have been to Habana a few times and I have never been disappointed. The food is always great and the service is at a nice leisurely pace. They do not try to rush you even if they are busy. This last time I had...More

1  Thank Stu1973
Reviewed 1 October 2017

Recently, a co-worker suggested Habana SoCo for lunch while we were in Austin for business. As an transplant from Florida, I eagerly agreed to her choice hoping for a decent selection of Cuban food. Habana SoCo is located on a wooded property that I had...More

1  Thank FloridaShannon
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Full Bar, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2728 S Congress Ave, Austin, TX 78704-6445
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin
  • Phone Number: +1 512-443-4253
Where Austin meets the Islands. Delicious Cuban & Caribbean food & drinks!
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