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Habana Cafe

5402 Gulfport Blvd S, Gulfport, FL 33707-4825
+1 727-321-8855
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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“flan” (47 reviews)
“cuban bread” (22 reviews)
“black beans” (31 reviews)
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11:00 - 21:00 Hours
Latin, Cuban, Caribbean, Spanish
€€ - €€€
5402 Gulfport Blvd S, Gulfport, FL 33707-4825
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This restaurant is a nicely done up neighborhood place with decent food, reasonably priced. Their regular menu has several Cuban specialties, with the typical sides such as black beans, rice, plantains, warm Cuban bread, etc. There was a separate typewritten page showing daily specials. I...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Jackson802
Reviewed 23 October 2018

I came by here for lunch. First, this is a really cool building in the colonial Spanish style. Nice mural on the walls and light and airy atmosphere. One can easily imagine they are on the Malecon in Havana. I was disappointed by the menu....More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Mark3648
Reviewed 17 October 2018 via mobile

Unimpressed. Will not return. My husband ordered bisteak Pollo. It was extremely rubbery. I ordered an appetizer. Shrimp in a dipping buttery sauce which was very salty. Disappointed. I wanted to love it. Worse yet...when we told this to the server and the manager seperately,...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 361anitaw
Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

We ♥️ Cuban food and try it wherever we go so stopped in for lunch today during a day trip to Gulfport. Should have known better when we didn't see ropa vieja, vaca frita or yucca on the menu, but decided to order anyway. Papa...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Cindy M
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Our meal here was delicious! I had been wanting to stop here for a while and tonight was the night. We ordered pulled pork appetizer and the guantamo bay shrimp appetizer. (hot #6) Cuban Bread was was omg good. We dipped it in the shrimp...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Kelly H
Reviewed 22 September 2018

We had the pulled pork sandwiches and a friendly discussion about the history of Habana's. We had previously bought the owner's cookbook at a local book store and plan to bring it in to be signed.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Slipawaycpl
Reviewed 11 August 2018

OK. This was my first foray into Cuban cuisine. I was worried that I would be disappointed having just come from living in Mexico for the past three years. I had nothing to worry about, since the lechon was superb as an appetizer. It blew...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Rafika816
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

I used to eat lunch here twice a week. Now, this is a must on every visit back to the area. This is the place that got me addicted to Cuban food. The roast pork as a meal or sandwich is great. (Pro tip -...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Chad M
Reviewed 14 July 2018

The place does not look like much from the outside but the interior is lovely. We had the #4 and #11 on the menu. The number 4 is a pulled pork meal and the best I have eaten in a long time.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank George T
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

I ordered a Cuban sandwich thinking how could I go wrong? What I got was some ham lunch meat, some shredded pork and some cheese (no salami !)on a limp caricature of a pressed bread. People around me seemed to be very pleased, so maybe...More

Date of visit: December 2017
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Nancy D
1 June 2017|
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Response from Nancy D |
FYI No they are not. My daughter was there and found out they are made in beef stock.
23 May 2017|
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Response from Escape572901 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do. Call and ask for Lupe. He helped me with a lunch catering two weeks ago and it was super
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5402 Gulfport Blvd S, Gulfport, FL 33707-4825
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Gulfport
  • Phone Number: +1 727-321-8855
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