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Havana Restaurant - CLOSED

1 Battle Sq, Asheville, NC 28801-2712
+1 828-252-1611
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good45%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible9%
1 Jul 2014
“Havana will be missed!”
30 Jun 2014
“Fabulous Dinner”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Caribbean, Cuban
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
1 Battle Sq, Asheville, NC 28801-2712
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Reviewed 1 July 2014

Just when I was starting to really like them. They have (or had now) a $5 two-taco lunch special which was always good. Nice, friendly staff too. In any case, the restaurant is closed now and I heard the owners bought a different establishment in...More

Thank Chris P
Reviewed 30 June 2014

From the savory croquettes to the subtly sweet Caribbean flavors of the coconut wrap dinner, our meals were amazing! The live, 3-man jazz band & the quality of the food combined with the friendly, low-key atmosphere make this place both relaxing & fun for everyone....More

Thank Runesong
Reviewed 29 June 2014

Dined here recently when visiting Asheville for the day. We started with the croquettes and the empanadas. Both were well prepared and tasty. The croquettes were served with cilantro crema--scrumptious! We ordered pork tacos and the Cuban sandwich. The cuban was the best I've ever...More

Thank metrochik
Reviewed 27 June 2014

Asheville's Havana Restaurant is a good choice for a fun and delicious meal. It's quite economical and there is lots of variety on the menu. The servings here are large. I like their Cuban Sandwich with some black beans. This location near the Civic Center...More

Thank John D
Reviewed 24 June 2014

They have these amazing chips and salsa. We almost always get their Cuban sandwich, pork empanadas, and plantains. I like my black beans and rice soaked in the black bean sauce, and theirs was sort of dry. Some may like it that way, but I...More

Thank Kevin M
Reviewed 9 June 2014

Two TA reviews praised the Arroz con Pollo. This is the third! The Valencia rice was moist, tasty and flavorful. As were the yucca, plantains and black beans. My wife's grilled salmon was done perfectly. Just wish they had given her some of the Valencia...More

Thank BoHo999
Reviewed 8 June 2014 via mobile

Very pleased with what we ordered and that they served wild caught salmon!!! . Their menu has so much more on it than what is posted on the menu tab. Definitely one of our Asheville's favorites!

Thank Yifed
Reviewed 2 June 2014

This is located on the fringe of the Arcade in Asheville, only few blocks from the downtown flow. We were referred by a local and went on a Saturday when they were slammed. They had a guitarist playing outside where we sat to eat lunch....More

Thank Stuart G
Reviewed 2 June 2014

The coffee was delicious....the place looked nice, the staff is nice. Hopefully next time we can stop for food. There is seating outside to enjoy your food!

Thank Barbara W
Reviewed 14 May 2014

This is a cuban themed restaurant. The time we went I has some Ropa Viejo and I actually saw the owner making the food. My wife had another dish but it was not that good. Mine was a bit dry. I wish they had more...More

Thank Erik B
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$ 8 - US$ 17
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Battle Sq, Asheville, NC 28801-2712
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Asheville>  > Downtown Asheville
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Asheville
  • Phone Number: +1 828-252-1611
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