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Taberna Ochun Yemaya

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Calle Piro Guinart 151B | Trinidad, Trinidad 62600, Cuba
+53 41 993877
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Montreal, Canada
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food is delicious. I had the shrimp, it was a huge portion for 4 cuc. Service was very attentive. The best value for money in Trinidad.

Thank Bab00na
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225 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 February 2017

We ate here at least 4 times during our 4 days in Trinidad. We stopped by for lunch on the first day but hubby wasn't hungry. I had the garlic shrimp. They make a great mojito for 2 CUC. Their garlic shrimp dish reminded me of a similar dish made at Casa del Abuelo in Madrid and served in a... More 

Thank KatWomanNYC
London, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 January 2017

Definitely the best restaurant in town! We were going to try one of the many others on the 2nd night but decided to stick with what was best.... funny enough erveyone in there was also in the night before so we weren't the only ones! And other people I met in other cities also hasd found this great little taberna... More 

Thank Lara K
London, United Kingdom
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53 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 December 2016

One of the best value for money eateries and food is flavourful and prices are on the lower end. Much better than the ones located in the centre

Thank trungtinle81
Portland, Oregon
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27 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 April 2016

I ate hear several times and had food from pizza to ropa vieja. Good food, good service, pleasant place to eat. I would return to it if I am in Trinidad.

Thank 88bmr
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37 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 April 2016 via mobile

We had dinner there twice on our trip, and it was one of the best restaurants we visited. Food is excellent despite the rather cheap prices. What a nice surprise! Mojitos are great as well. I would recommend this place to pretty much anyone from budget to lower high end traveller since it's hard to find better food even for... More 

Thank isaak_ionsson
Singapore, Singapore
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17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 10 April 2016 via mobile

Value for money food, good service, yummy food with very generous portions. Loved it and went back a second time. Was not disappointed! Especially after trying La Bodijo (which was absolutely the worst ever experience) we went back to give the waiter a big hug.

Thank jia ying l
Stolberg, Germany
2 reviews
Reviewed 19 February 2016

We discovered this place at random. We were staying at the El Guayito Casa (recommended by a German couple we met in Varadero at the Casa of Marlen y Javier=both very good addresses). The first evening we ate at a tourist restaurant selling cheap food at a ridiculous European price level. We were surprised when we got the bill because... More 

Thank f_kuesters
Melbourne, Australia
2 reviews
Reviewed 28 December 2015

This little restaurant isn't near the main square, but it's cheaper, the service is fast and efficient and most importantly the food is very good. The mojitos are heavy on the rum too!

Thank Martine T
Paris, France
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 December 2015

Sometimes it pays to follow your nose. We were strolling around Trinidad one evening and the smell of this place drew us in. We asked to look at the menu, liked what we saw and told the bartender that we will come back the next day because we already ate dinner that evening. We are sure glad we did. This... More 

Thank Jo F

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Caribbean, Latin, Cuban, Vegetarian Friendly
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Piro Guinart 151B | Trinidad, Trinidad 62600, Cuba
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Cuba  >  Sancti Spiritus Province  >  Trinidad
  • Phone Number: +53 41 993877

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?