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Havana NY

58 W 38th St, New York City, NY 10018-6203
+1 212-944-0990
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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CUISINES
Caribbean, Latin, Spanish, Cuban, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
58 W 38th St, New York City, NY 10018-6203
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I visited Haven NY on Friday night with a few of my work colleagues and let me tell you it was the most pleasant restaurant experience I’ve had in NYC! Ive never had Cuban food before but it was delicious, even though it took me...More

Thank Ezekiel S
JoeW3533, Guest Relations Manager at Havana NY, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi Ezekiel! Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review! We're so glad your first experience with our cuban cuisine was one to remember! We're looking forward to having you back!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had theater tickets for 7:30 and, not wanting to have a heavy meal beforehand, we stopped in to Havana for happy hour. Drinks were great and food excellent. I had the skirt steak with grilled yucca which was tasty and attractively presented. My husband...More

Thank travelbuff20-13
JoeW3533, Guest Relations Manager at Havana NY, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to review us! We're so happy you and your husband enjoyed your time with us before the show! We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I started off with the Ham Croquettes (4) for $12. They were mild in flavor. My main course was the Shredded Flank Steak (Ropa Vieja) with a Creole Sauce that, I felt, was more dominant in flavor than the Steak. The most impressive thing this...More

Thank Harvey M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were staying at Archer Hotel on the other side of the street and had seen Havana every day of our stay. We decided to eat there after a busy day as it was on our doorstep. It's a lively little place and we had...More

Thank SaraJ67
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just back from a weeks trip to NY and luckily found this gem of a bar/restaurant on our second night and went back every night for food and/or drinks. It's in a great location, just away from all the hussle of NYC. The staff are...More

Thank ChezaBrum
JoeW3533, Guest Relations Manager at Havana NY, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for your review! We're happy your stay in NY with us. We very much appreciate your feedback and we look forward to having you join us again!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Loved the atmosphere and food was great! Ham croquettas were good, but not really fresh. They don't have hot sauce, rather tobacco or a house hot sauce mix. If you order the churasco, plan to split with a friend. It is huge but very well...More

Thank arkanereality
JoeW3533, Guest Relations Manager at Havana NY, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for coming in! We're really happy you enjoyed your experience with us!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

paella stuck to the pan claimed credit card machine didn't work and needed to pay with cash charged us for drinks we didn't order

1  Thank neilmkogut
Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

Awesome ambiance. If you’re looking for intimate this location is definitely that. The chicken empanadas were AMAZING. I think I would just go back for those. I didn’t quite enjoy my entree which was Camarones Enchilados. Geo was our server and he was also amazing!...More

Thank NisaNisaB
JoeW3533, Guest Relations Manager at Havana NY, responded to this reviewResponded 16 September 2018

Thank you for your review! We're happy you enjoyed our chicken empanadas. Hopefully next time we will win you over with a different entree! We very much appreciate your feedback and we look forward to having you join us again!

Reviewed 6 September 2018

Really enjoyed this restaurant during our stay in midtown for the US Open. The drinks and food and very good and the service is exceptional. Can't wait to go back.

Thank Buddog77
JoeW3533, Guest Relations Manager at Havana NY, responded to this reviewResponded 16 September 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review! We're glad the food and drinks were to your liking. We look forward to seeing you again soon!

Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

Found this gem on an overnight trip to NYC to drop our son off for his second year at college. I had skirt steak and my husband had the Bronzino. Both were perfectly prepared. Alex, the proprietor, stopped by our table twice to check on...More

Thank Mary Beth D
Joe W, Guest Relations Manager at Havana NY, responded to this reviewResponded 1 September 2018

Hi Mary! Thank you very much for your kind words. We're so happy to hear that you enjoyed your skirt steak! We look forward to seeing you again soon! Best, Havana NY Management

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Response from Joyce M | Reviewed this property |
We didn't have any live music either on all the occasions that we visited.
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2 December 2017|
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Response from Mauna2011 | Reviewed this property |
There wasn’t any live music when we were there.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 45
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 58 W 38th St, New York City, NY 10018-6203
    (Between 5th and 6th Avenues)
  • Public Transportation: 7 train to 5th Avenue and B, D, F &V trains to 42nd Street.
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-944-0990
  • E-mail
Description
Havana NY is a vibrant Cuban restaurant located in the heart of Manhattan. Since it's opening in 1991, Havana NY has been consistently recognized as one of the best places in town to enjoy homemade Cuban food in a warm, and friendly environment!
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