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La Mina

Calle Obispo #109 | Between Oficios and Mercaderes, Havana, Cuba
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Overview
  • Excellent15%
  • Very good40%
  • Average30%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“lobster” (11 reviews)
“ropa vieja” (4 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 am - 11:30 pmAll hours
CUISINES
Caribbean, Latin, Cuban
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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Value
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LOCATION
Calle Obispo #109 | Between Oficios and Mercaderes, Havana, Cuba
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1 - 10 of 116 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited La Mina our first night in Havana after a short walking tour for our trip leader to show us the neighborhood. A group of us (women) decided to stay and have drinks. Nice place to sit outside on the square and relax; mojitos 3...More

Thank TexasLPhil
Reviewed 26 October 2017

This was an average dinner and was a little disappointed in the food, but the fact that I was eating dinner in Havana really made up for it. The drinks were really good and we enjoyed the evening air sitting ourside listening to the music....More

Thank manakayec
Reviewed 8 August 2017

La Mina was not only a great culinary experience for us, family of 14, but also shockingly an honest venue to lose a pair of designer sunglasses and go back the next day to find that they were holding them in case I returned!! Even...More

Thank MercyMacDowell
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

Lovely little restaurant on the plaza de armas. This place doesn't look like much from the outside but it's totally worth taking the risk and going in! It's a charming little restaurant inside with a quaint courtyard with beautiful coloured glass windows. The service is...More

Thank Sara M
Reviewed 16 June 2017

Actually never had a meal here, but a great place for live music and cheap drinks. Service was attentive and the band was great.

Thank Cameron C
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

We had just walked through most of the old city and we headed back to the boat and saw this cute place with a free table under the umbrellas. We were able to get out of the sun and get a cold cerveza. Its right...More

Thank theTQ
Reviewed 19 May 2017

I visited Havana walking on the cobbled streets and suddenly we were drawn to a restaurant in front of which a band sang and danced how only the Cubans know how to dance! We wanted to see and listen! It was La Mina restaurant. We...More

Thank douglasia54
Reviewed 10 May 2017

This is a series of small adjacent eating places sharing the same menu on the Plaza de Armas about 10 minutes from the Plaza de la Catedral. It is good for people watching. The service is marginal to inattentive. The food was mediocre at best....More

Thank denniq56
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Spotted this on our guided tour and returned for dinner one night. We were not disappointed. The sizzling prawns with garlic were more than a starter and, after requesting more bread, would have made a meal in itself. Somehow mojitos seemed the ideal accompaniment. The...More

Thank Simon C
Reviewed 19 April 2017

When I first entered La Mina I was an naive man unburdened by the utter dystopia of this restaurant's food. The glean from my eyes is now forever gone and let me share my experience with you. Me and 2 other friends (RIP their souls)...More

2  Thank chicken_is_life
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 11:30 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 11:30 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 11:30 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 11:30 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 11:30 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 11:30 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Obispo #109 | Between Oficios and Mercaderes, Havana, Cuba
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Cuba  >  Ciudad de la Habana Province  >  Havana
Description
It's at tourist Ground Zero in Havana, and listed in Lonely Planet, Time Out, as well as on a few TA discussions http://www.tripadvisor.co.uk/ShowTopic-g147271-i387-k1959082-Good_Restaurants-Havana_Cuba.html
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