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Habanas Cuban Cuisine

1518 Park St, Alameda, CA 94501-2934
+1 510-521-0130
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Overview
  • Excellent26%
  • Very good38%
  • Average21%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“plantains” (5 reviews)
“tapas” (4 reviews)
“salad” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Latin, Cuban, Caribbean, Spanish
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
1518 Park St, Alameda, CA 94501-2934
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1 - 10 of 41 reviews

Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Couple times a year I'll try to revisit this place to see if it's gotten any better. Yesterday a group of friends and I came and they have definitely not gotten better. The service is lackluster and slow. The food is not very good at...More

Thank Dianah R
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

We stopped her for lunch & both ordered Traditional Cuban Sandwiches, plantain, black beans and the above mentioned desert! Doesn't get much better than this. Highly recommended and service is exceptional!!!

Thank diverdownfbh
Reviewed 23 June 2017

Food was under-flavored and disappointing compared to other Cuban joints we've visited. Drinks were OK. Wondering if the 1st string chef/staff were off during our mid-week visit.

Thank Kip D
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

We had a 7:00 reservation, arrived and we're seat... we sat and sat and 20 minutes later we got up to leave because no one came offer a menu or water! The waitress runs over and apologizes that the manager didn't let her know we...More

Thank Laurie N
Reviewed 30 October 2016

This, my first trip to Alameda was a total surprise as I did not expect to discover a very nice community of restaurants and shopping to suit all tastes. Habanas, was the perfect place to celebrate a family member's birthday. The welcoming friendly staff could...More

Thank HealthyEating29
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

Recommended by the owner of the house we were renting nearby we decided to give this a try. Good cocktails . Friendly,speedy service. Delicious food including tapas and salads and hot sandwiches. The children all enjoyed it and raved over the homemade fries. Good value.

Thank Karen D
Reviewed 18 August 2016

we always share the tapa plates so many choices the sea scallops and the plantain dishes are our go to plates also try the white and red sangrias

Thank alameagirl
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

My husband catches his own fish and takes it to Habanas and they prepare a great fish. The sides are amazing and it's plenty of food. The plantains and tostones are really good. Good for families, kids and large groups.

Thank MAGKAT08
Reviewed 20 July 2016

The food was good, the restaurant rather plain, music too loud, you can not visit with your friends unless you yell. Very busy, staff friendly but expensive for what you get $81 for 2 people and not fine dining

Thank aaiandrea
Reviewed 19 July 2016

My son took my wife and I to this rather unpretentious restaurant in Alameda and we all loved it. The mango gazpacho was a great start, day boat scallops (5) were seared just right and served in a good sauce, my wifes halibut was fresh...More

Thank NovtomCalifornia
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1518 Park St, Alameda, CA 94501-2934
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Alameda
  • Phone Number: +1 510-521-0130
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