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La Casa de Al

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Villa Punta Blanca, Matanzas, Cuba
+53 45 668050
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2017

Pulled up to this place around 1pm for a lunch with my mom, best friend, my cuban friend Barbara and her fiance. My first impression: what a weird looking place. Once you are led out to the terrace though: everything changes. You are sitting RIGHT BESIDE the ocean as you enjoy your meal. It couldn't be anymore beautiful. I had... More 

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Melita, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016

A little pricey, but nicely prepared.Beautiful view of the water & surrounding city. A safe place to eat for the canadian traveller.

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Thank Cheri M
London, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

Went to Als on a whime with friends from the u.k. and from Guelph .It was not busy so service was very good .The food was excellent .Some had chicken or a pork dish .I had the surf and turf.My wife at the turf ih the lobster ,was very good and she said the same about the beef.The chicken they... More 

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Thank breezeslover
Belfast, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2016

This is advertised as Al Capone's old house, but unfortunately this is just a story to attract the tourists. Still a nice setting.

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Thank Alan B
Swansea County, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2015

No charge to go in. The toilets in the courtyard are disgusting!!!! The attraction is the view from the rear and thast fact that it once belonged to Al Capone other than that!!

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Thank choosy120
NorthEast
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42 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2015

This is reported to be A Capone's rum warehouse from the American prohibition. Its situation on the beach gives a fantastic view of a stunning beach.......

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Thank CaptainMartin
Rawdon, Canada
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37 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2015

fun times we had at la casa de Al. Apparently Al Pacino lived there when he was going to Varadero, so it makes it fun to eat there. I took the lobster and it was very good. Lovely time and beautiful view.

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Thank Odile_Glenn
Rockwood, Ontario
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2014

Beautiful location on the Varadero beach, very friendly staff let us wonder around to have a good look of the second floor of the house.

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Thank bradyj
Montreal, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2014

Besides, the history of the place is very appealing. We didn´t eat, though, we just went in to know the place. Anyways, food in Cuba is not that great, so......

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Montreal, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2014

This restaurant is located right on the beach and the food is very good.There is a replica of the old car used by Al Capone in front of the hotel. Very well kept gardens surround the place.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$28 - US$35
Cuisine
Cuban, Caribbean, Seafood, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Villa Punta Blanca, Matanzas, Cuba
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Cuba  >  Matanzas Province  >  Matanzas
  • Phone Number: +53 45 668050

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?