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Cafe Havana

1440 63rd Ave. E., Sarasota, FL 34243-3250
+1 941-751-9287
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good44%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible10%
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Latin, Cuban, Caribbean, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
1440 63rd Ave. E., Sarasota, FL 34243-3250
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a very good Cuban lunch. Cuban sandwiches, black beans and daily specials were delicious. Quick service. A great place for lunch.

Thank ARay44
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It maybe authentic for some but for this Cuban who grew up with delicious food, this was far from it. I had the picadillo which was dry! What good Cuban restaurant serves you picadillo without its sauce, flavor or even olives and raisins! The rice...More

Thank Eduardo V
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is a family favorite. The food is delicious and served in huge quantities that satisfy even the biggest eaters in our family.

Thank Jhonesnaps60
Reviewed 13 October 2017

Very good authentic Cuban food. Friendly service and great food. What could be better than that in a neighborhood restaurant?

Thank Susan S
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

The "Service" is absolutely lacking. Food just edible. We went around 7:30pm , only 1 other table that was sat. We were Sat by one gentleman then waited a very long time for another to even come by. The man who sat us seen that...More

Thank 070Andrea
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Great service great quality good prices and good company. I recommend it. Get a bowl of soup and split a Cuban sandwich with a friend and guava pastry and your set.

Thank Beatond
Reviewed 24 July 2017

If you want authentic Cuban food, then you need to eat here! The menu choices are awesome. The place is very busy as it has a very loyal following. The staff is friendly and always maintains a close raport with diners. Viva Café Havana!

Thank travel562
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

If you are looking for a really good home style restaurant and cuisine. This is the place to eat in town. The breaded meat and chicken dishes were outstanding.

Thank Jhonesnaps60
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

This is the BEST Cuban Restaurant in Bradenton the food and service is so good you don't want to go any where else.

Thank Marty L
Reviewed 13 April 2017

A must... everytime im in Bradenton!! Love the food and service! Highly recommend... authetic cuban food!!

Thank Abby Z
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
USD 4 - USD 12
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1440 63rd Ave. E., Sarasota, FL 34243-3250
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sarasota
  • Phone Number: +1 941-751-9287
Satisfy your hunger for Cuban food with the big, bold flavors of Cafe Havana. Cuban-born owner Alfonso Quintana is serving up scratch-made done-right with generous portions at affordable prices.
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