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Wakey Wakey & Shakey Shakey

Jesus menendez 205, Trinidad 62600, Cuba
+53 5 2743520
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good28%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“lobster” (7 reviews)
“chicken” (5 reviews)
“sandwiches” (2 reviews)
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Caribbean, Cuban
Jesus menendez 205, Trinidad 62600, Cuba
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Reviewed 25 July 2013 via mobile

Read reviews and wanted to check it out and was the best thing we did! My boyfriend had an upset stomach and didn't eat much (I however had the best chicken dish and now understand what Cuban food is about) The staff went beyond their...More

1  Thank Julia766
Reviewed 15 July 2013 via mobile

We ate here twice out of our 3 nights in Trinidad. Probably the 2 best meals we had in Cuba in 16 nights. I had house special chicken first night and grilled prawns the second. Both excellent. My wife had lobster both nights which was...More

1  Thank GalwayJamesFinnegan
Reviewed 23 June 2013

With so many touts on the street and over priced places to eat in Trindad this shines out. It is no hassle owner operated (the guy who speaks great English) and great value. You can order to your mood/budget with more expensive food (lobster) and...More

1  Thank Giles_Smith
Reviewed 11 June 2013

We stumbled upon Wakey Wakey Shakey Shakey after turning down a weevil-infested pizza at Restaurante Via Reale and liked it here so much that we came back again the next day. The service at WWSS is friendly and efficient (a rarity for Cuba) and the...More

1  Thank EmJNz
Reviewed 9 June 2013

After a while eating Cubas' fine but bland food, Wakey Wakey was a lucky find. We ate here with an Australian friend and the food was pretty much what you had come to expect but they had flavoured oils, chilli and garlic and herbs, wow!!!...More

2  Thank cyberpet
Reviewed 27 May 2013

We were walking back from a night of dancing and came across Edel playing dominos in front of the shop with 3 other tourist. We chatted with him a bit and agreed to come back the next day for a lesson ourselves. Edel is a...More

Thank mgarrido13
Reviewed 16 May 2013

We were strolling after dinner and the owner came out to talk to us. We spent a nice 20 minutes talking and only wished we hadn't just eaten, but could of spent more time here

Thank Dan_JeanVancouver_BC
Reviewed 3 May 2013 via mobile

A lovely cafe right in the centre of Trinidad. Excellent lunch and a really welcoming friendly owner who ended up taking us on a trip up to the mountains and a sugar plantation - no charge - and back to his home. Really recommended

Thank Mandy261
Reviewed 20 April 2013 via mobile

This is a great bar for lunch and just round the corner from Casa Musica. Delicious sandwiches and pasta and exceptionally welcoming owner. Recommended as it is also very cheap.

Thank Mandy261
Reviewed 20 April 2013

all hail el chimo the owner of wakey wakey shakey shakey..the food was amazing and the staff very entertaining they brouht in a young man to play the guitar,sang like a bird el chimo was not bad either.For food we had fish and pork platers...More

Thank Thomas M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Jesus menendez 205, Trinidad 62600, Cuba
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Cuba  >  Sancti Spiritus Province  >  Trinidad
  • Phone Number: +53 5 2743520
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