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Paladar Los Mercaderes

Calle Mercaderes #207 entre lamparilla y amargura | a 100 metros de la Plaza de San Fransisco, 100 meters from San Fransisco Plaza, Havana 101100, Cuba
+53 7 8012437
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Overview
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pulled lamb” (13 reviews)
“lobster” (95 reviews)
“smoked pork” (12 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Deli, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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Calle Mercaderes #207 entre lamparilla y amargura | a 100 metros de la Plaza de San Fransisco, 100 meters from San Fransisco Plaza, Havana 101100, Cuba
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Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

In the centre of old Havana along a rustic street lay this beautiful family run Resteraunt. Where they ring the bells at the door as a mark of tradition to welcome guests. It was a charming experience to see the Grandma in the family room...More

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HIGHVISTA, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Paladar Los Mercaderes, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago
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Muchas gracias por visitarnos y por compartir su opinion de nuestro local. Esperamos que vuelva pronto Saludos

Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

The food was excellent!!! The plates very tasteful and in big quantities. The waitress was polite and helpful and the service was fast.

Thank Kalliopi V
HIGHVISTA, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Paladar Los Mercaderes, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago
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Muchísimas gracias por visitarnos, esperamos que nos vuelvan a visitar. Saludos

Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

We were walking in Havana Vieja when we passed by this restaurant. The Trip Advisor sign caught our attention and we decided to try it. It was a very good surprise. In a extremely hot day, their AC was working really well and we felt...More

Thank Guilherme C
HIGHVISTA, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Paladar Los Mercaderes, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago
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Muchas gracias por visitarnos y por compartir su opinion de nuestro local Guilherme. Estamos agradecidos de que la hayan pasasdo...More

Reviewed 2 August 2018

The food was great, the atmosphere was inviting, and the service was excellent. Five stars! My son ordered one of the pork dishes and claims that it is the best pork he has ever had. I had the lobster and it was delicious. There was...More

Thank Erik L
HIGHVISTA, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Paladar Los Mercaderes, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago
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Muchísimas gracias por visitarnos, gracias por sus opiniones, esperamos tenerlo de vuelta por acá pronto.

Reviewed 30 July 2018

Food was authentic and delicious! Atmosphere was lovely - high ceilings, nice decor, and open to the outside, on the second floor overlooking the street. Price was fair and food quantity just right. Waiter spoke perfect english and spent a lot of time with us...More

Thank robertaT6608SP
HIGHVISTA, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Paladar Los Mercaderes, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago
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Buenas, muchas gracias por su opinión, esperamos que vuelva pronto!!!

Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

The food was too expensive, small quantity and not traditional! The maids seemed to be making fun of us! The real “paladares” have typical food, tasty and much cheaper!!More

Thank Ana R
HIGHVISTA, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Paladar Los Mercaderes, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago
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Buenas, ante todo disculpe la demora en responder, y gracias por dejar su comentario. Sentimos mucho que haya sido una...More

Reviewed 30 July 2018

If you want a traditional Cuban meal in a lovely setting then this is the place to head. Mercaderes does sit quite high on Tripadviser and I can definitely see why. The place is filled with quirky interiors, gorgeous tiles and great food. We went...More

Thank Jack M
HIGHVISTA, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Paladar Los Mercaderes, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago
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Muchas gracias por su comentario! Esperamos que nos vuelva a visitar pronto.

Reviewed 29 July 2018

Stellar experience. Amazing, authentic Cuban food overlooking a street in Old Havana. Open air dining. beautiful buildingMore

Thank Matt M
HIGHVISTA, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Paladar Los Mercaderes, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago
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Muchas gracias por su comentario. Nos complace escuchar que le ha gustado el lugar! Esperamos que nos vuelva a visitar...More

Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

I don’t really understand how this place is not rated higher. Mostly on our two week trip we were really disappointed with the food in Cuba, but this place was BY FAR the best. We had the lobster in pineapple sauce and the pork in...More

Thank GingerDuck
HIGHVISTA, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Paladar Los Mercaderes, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago
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Muchas gracias Ginger por tu opinion sobre nuestro restaurante. Esperamos tenerte pronto de vuelta. Saludos

Reviewed 17 July 2018

Very nice place on the second floor. Two dinning areas, we picked the air conditioned room, since it was early July. The service and food was excellent, atmosphere was average. I owner introduced himself and gave us a history of the restaurant,

Thank JJdining
HIGHVISTA, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Paladar Los Mercaderes, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago
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Muchas gracias por tu opinion sobre nuestro restaurante. Esperamos tenerte pronto de vuelta. Saludos

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Kgibso34
13 November 2018|
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Response from HIGHVISTA | Property representative |
Hello Kelly. Thanks for writing to us. Your reservation has been confirmed. We wait for you!
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6 November 2018|
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Hello, thanks for writing, very happy. If you want to reserve for January 12 at 7:00 pm, it can be from now on. If you confirm us in this way it will be reserved now.
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Hello You can dress casual as many told you already but not too casual I would say. Regards Yamil
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 11 - US$ 34
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Mercaderes #207 entre lamparilla y amargura | a 100 metros de la Plaza de San Fransisco, 100 meters from San Fransisco Plaza, Havana 101100, Cuba
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Cuba  >  Ciudad de la Habana Province  >  Havana
  • Phone Number: +53 7 8012437
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Description
Our restaurant is located in the center of OLD HAVANA in a beautifully renovated colonial house built circa 1890. It has 2 salons, each with unique decorations, fabulous furnishings and signature tiles. There are also frescos from 1905 on all of the walls which brings an added facet to the style of the restaurant. Our beautiful interior hanging garden adds an enticing and pleasant ambience to your dining experience. Please join our family restaurant and enjoy fabulous Cuban food plus some international food , friendly service, great beverages and all the best of old Havana.
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