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Al Medina - CLOSED

Oficios No 12 btwn Obrapia & Obispo, Havana, Cuba
+53 7 8671041
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  • Excellent15%
  • Very good60%
  • Average10%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible0%
3 Jan 2014
“Very Nice”
1 May 2013
“Nice place to have dinner”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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Mediterranean, Middle Eastern
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Oficios No 12 btwn Obrapia & Obispo, Havana, Cuba
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1 - 10 of 13 reviews

Reviewed 4 January 2014

I had read about this restaurant in a traveling guide. We were walking the city and found ourselves in front of it, so we went it. Great idea!! Great food, very quiet in a nice courtyard.

Thank Bibje
Reviewed 1 May 2013

Lebanese restaurant on the Calle Officios. Has a nice courtyard, with trees, yelling parrots, enough shade to have a pleasant stay. The food is good: nice couscous, tajines, or big vegetarian meals. Some spicy, but all nice tasting.

Thank lieuwe17
Reviewed 15 April 2013

I can only say that we must have visited Al Medina on the chefs night off. We looked forward to going here as we had heard so many good reports regarding it. Well there was not a drop of atmosphere in the place unless you...More

Thank marshall_b14
Reviewed 15 April 2013

I was stuffed after eating here! Lovely veggie mixed platter- tasty, filling and just what I needed after lots of walking around Havana. Chef came out to see if I liked it, waiters polite and quick with drinks. Courtyard peaceful and sunny, lots of little...More

Thank Catfee
Reviewed 24 March 2013

After almost a month in Cuba we went looking for something different and something with a little more spice than we had been getting. After a couple experiences of less than acceptable service on Obispo. We were in the searching our guide for something different....More

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 4 November 2012

As a vegetarian, I had a very hard time finding a decent meal in Havana - restaurants catering to tourists tend to serve bland food and are very heavy on the meat/seafood. Al Medina saved the day a few times. The vegetarian platter includes a...More

Thank Rhuby
Reviewed 1 July 2012

This great little Arabian restaurant just a half block off Plaza de Armas in Old Habana has been a favourite of mine for a decade. Lovely open courtyard interior with Modejar Moorish architecture (or you can sit indoors), good food and great prices, affordable wine...More

Thank wendyholm
Reviewed 29 May 2012

For us this is the best restaurant in Cuba. Wherever we went, the food was the same and after few days becomes really boring. I had enough of red snapper for the whole year :) Al Medina was such a surprise. We were so used...More

Thank BBZ_87
Reviewed 11 April 2012

Eating here was really enjoyable after finishing a tour of Cuba and eating nothing but fried chicken and rice. Combo plates are excellent value.

Thank Emily A
Reviewed 10 September 2011

Great to find somewhere different in Havana, with this Arabian retsaurant, where we ate twice during our stay. The mezza platters (also available in veggie option) were superb, if very different from what you'd get in the uk. The lovely courtyard setting was relaxed, with...More

Thank Chookybirdy
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  • Address: Oficios No 12 btwn Obrapia & Obispo, Havana, Cuba
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Cuba  >  Ciudad de la Habana Province  >  Havana
  • Phone Number: +53 7 8671041
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