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Cafe Neruda


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Caribbean, Latin, Cuban, Cafe
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You can linger as long as you want over a limonata or a Crystal, looking out over the Malecon and its stream of classic cars. Very good service, better prices than you find closer to the cruise ships.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Anne E
Reviewed 29 December 2018

Excellent location on Malecon. Friendly staff. Grilled lobster tail is fantastic for 11 CUC. One of the best lobster dishes I have ever had. The sauce may have too much garlic but when you ask for less garlic they make it as you wish. Daquiri...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank OmerYalcinkaya
Reviewed 1 November 2018

We were strolling around the Malecón, when we encountered this place. It has a very nice atmosphere, open air vibe. Amazing views of the bay, excellent drinks and food, and very accessible prices. We loved our experience here.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Ccoronasp
Reviewed 17 May 2018

We visited this restaurant just after a major rain storm and we were the only guests when we arrived. We found out quickly that most of the items on the menu were not available, and we both settled on a chicken dish that was accompanied...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Gurney B
Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

This was by far the worst meal we had in Cuba, bad enough to inspire me to sign up to trip advisor and write my first negative review. To start with, less than half the menu was available (not even the standard black rice and...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank stancyandtodd
Reviewed 2 May 2018

Went with family for lunch, Amazing view of the Malecon sitting outside with nice breeze. Lobster and fish dishes were excellent. Pina colada was excellent. Good service. Prices were very reasonable.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank ts846
Reviewed 13 March 2018

We only came here for a drink and enjoyed the calm atmosphere. Different to other Malecon places here you are a bit cut off the street without loosing too much sight. Did not taste any food.

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank haktus
Reviewed 31 December 2017

Review purely about their mojitos. Walking along the Malecon (towards central Havana) one evening we took a brief respite from the inclement weather in this bar. We'd tried mojitos at over a dozen establishments and theirs rated third-best. However, at only 2 CUCs their mojito...More

Date of visit: January 2017
Thank Cowleasow
Reviewed 19 December 2017

Walking along the Malecón we saw this lonely restaurant call Cafe Neruda, so thought that we would have lunch here. It has an interesting and colourful entrance, with a basic bar and outside seating. We ordered shrimp cocktails, but for all the flavor that was...More

Date of visit: January 2017
Thank Michael B
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Very dark restaurant and I was lucky to get a table but it is a large restaurant and so quite a few tables. Extensive menu. I had a rabbit stew that was excellent. I tried the local beer that was also quite good. Service was...More

Date of visit: August 2017
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