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Havana Central Times Square

151 West 46th Street, Between 6th & 7th Ave, New York City, NY 10036
+1 212-398-7440
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good38%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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11:30 - 23:00All hours
Caribbean, Latin, Spanish, Cuban, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
151 West 46th Street, Between 6th & 7th Ave, New York City, NY 10036
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Stopped in pre-theater for a light meal. Had the sample platter - plus 1 additional dish - served three of us nicely. Of course just as a light meal - need to eat more if you're going for a full stomach. Service was quick -...More

Thank GeneG547
Reviewed 5 days ago

My son revealed to us that he was proposing to his girlfriend and wanted our family and her family to meet them afterwards for dinner. Her mom chose Havana Central. We were given a table upstairs and they told us we could decorate the table...More

Thank palomino62
Reviewed 6 days ago

We found this restaurant while walking about, so we popped in. With no reservation we were greeted and seated with no problems. Our waiter was professional and friendly and very efficient. Drinks were awesome and it was hard to stop at 2 (had other things...More

Thank MJandGrant
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice manager guy and friendly waitress. Awesome mojitos. Great appetizers and entrees. Tostone boats are so cute

Thank Show_methe_sun1
Reviewed 1 week ago

Such a fun restaurant. Nice décor, professional, friendly service, and the food.......everything we tried was delicious. Have never had Cuban food in Cuba, so don't know if it is "authentic" Cuban, but was all tasty, The quantities of food served even made it a good...More

Thank lovethemouse-7
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just off the main strip is this delightfully delicious piece of Cuba in the heart of Tines Square. On a whim a friend and I stopped in for a drink. When we took in the decor, the great staff, the fabulous band and the menu...More

Thank ahippgirl
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fun place! Have been to Havana Central in NYC and Yonkers. Good food but not always great food. However, the drinks are always good. If you go when they have live music, you will never be disappointed! Definitely make reservations for dinner.

Thank Charangetta
Reviewed 1 week ago

We came here for dinner and luckily we made reservations ahead of time because the restaurant was packed. We were sat promptly at a cute table and ordered a Caipirinha and a virgin Pina Colada - both were yummy. We also ordered the Ceviche to...More

Thank Heatherrrly
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We did an early walk in dinner for 5 and to everyone delight the service was very good and the food was delicious to our heart content, definitely we will do another visit! The proximity to Marriott Marquis was a plus !!!

Thank Ciel L
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped here with two friends before a show and I was pleasantly surprised because I always choose places to eat that are bit ore off the beaten path or at least not in times square. As crowded as it was we found a seat at...More

Thank trvlgirl1217
This is the iconic New York that so many visitors
imagine before they visit—spectacular skyscrapers like
the Chrysler Building and Empire State Building,
iconic public buildings like Grand Central Terminal
and the New York Public Library, and the non-stop
hustle and bustle of the city streets. Fifth Avenue is
a shopper's heaven where you can find every kind of
store imaginable, with fashion brands ranging from the
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15 January 2017|
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Response from AlanBachrach | Reviewed this property |
I can only say that the night I was there they had a live band. I think it was a Friday night. I'm sure you could call them and ask.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 25 - USD 45
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 151 West 46th Street, Between 6th & 7th Ave, New York City, NY 10036
    (Between 6th & 7th)
  • Public Transportation: N,R,W trains at 49th St B,D,F,V trains at 47-50th St's N,Q,R,S,W,1,2,3,7 trains at Time Square
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-398-7440
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Step through our restaurant's doors in Times Square and find yourself transported to the golden era of Havana, Cuba. It's a vacation complete with flavorful specialty drinks, classic Cuban dishes, circa 1950s decor, a festive live band, and a feeling that you're part of our family -- a true celebration of Cuban culture. Whether you're out taking a lunch break, enjoying happy hour after work, or settling down at the end of a long day of sightseeing, we can't wait to welcome you on a fanciful excursion to this fabled island.
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