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La Gitana

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Caribbean, Cuban
San Lazaro No.208 | Entre Aguila y Blanco, Havana, Cuba
+53 7 8666800
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Overview
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good48%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
18 Jul 2017
“No windows, smoke from the kitchen, basic food”
17 Nov 2015
“Huge portions and friendly service!”
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Caribbean, Cuban
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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LOCATION
San Lazaro No.208 | Entre Aguila y Blanco, Havana, Cuba
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Reviewed 19 July 2017

The reservation was included in our tour, but this was a disappointment. There are no windows and the smoke from the kitchen was so present that our eyes were crying. As to the food served, edible but not tasty. There are many other options in...More

1  Thank Laurence_Brussels
Reviewed 17 November 2015

We chanced upon this place on our first night in Havana, we just stopped in for a drink first, the staff were so friendly they have a decent wine list (Vina Maipo 14 CUC)and beer prices were good (1.5CUC) so we went back to eat...More

Thank Genepy
Reviewed 5 October 2015

This place is off the beaten path, in San Lazaro avenue. If you make it to Havana, by all means, go eat here! You will not be disappointed with the food, the huge portions and the friendly service. We're talking a full lobster tail for...More

Thank Jairo G
Reviewed 6 April 2015

We lived nearby and thought we might as well try this restaurant. The overall experience was average. The food is cuban and of decent quality, not more. The portions are brutally big which resulted in a lot of good getting wasted during our dinner. If...More

Thank Mr W
Reviewed 12 August 2014

The place is all red from outside, even the waitresses are dressed in red/black. Interior has very nice wall paintings of gypsies, the food was tasty and we paid about 70 CUC for Dinner of 6 persons. We ordered common plates shared by all which...More

Thank Zuzana B
Reviewed 1 July 2014

Lovely restaurant on San Lazaro. Good value for money. Good service and friendly people. Being going there for years because it is such good value for good food. Not too loud and the service is alway good.

Thank fellowtraveller007
Reviewed 7 May 2013

Food is not the main attraction in Cuba, and it's usually a waste of money to eat expensively as the quality is generally poor. So this place (which is opposite the Museum of the Revolution on the east side) is a great find. The sandwich...More

Thank streaigh_a_meats
Reviewed 19 June 2011

This wonderful restaurant is tucked inside a very unassuming building in central Havana, just outside Old Havana and a stone's throw from the seaside Malecon. The dining room is very attractive and quiet. The service is extremely good, even when crowded. As is the case...More

Thank 1Dad1Kid
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Monday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Friday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: San Lazaro No.208 | Entre Aguila y Blanco, Havana, Cuba
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Cuba  >  Ciudad de la Habana Province  >  Havana
  • Phone Number: +53 7 8666800
Description
La Gitana is a paladar on San Lazaro (street behind and running parallel to the Malecon. About No. 170. Worth listing!
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