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Havana Cuban Restaurant

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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Main Street, Nicaragua
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Nice location at the beach. The lobster was delicious, but it was very disappointing to get the "Churassco with Chimmichurri" without the Chimmichurri. In the menue they claim themselves that the two are "inseparable", but when I asked for the Chimmichurri they just said: "We don't have it!" No apologies.

Thank Lena K
Zug, Switzerland
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26 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 April 2017

Went there on a Thursday night for a nice sunset dinner. Cuban sandwich at its finest and a baby beef steak grilled awesomly tender. Would recommend any time.

Thank Mischa W
San Francisco, California, United States
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Of the seven years I have been coming to LCI I have always enjoyed this restaurant. Twillla and her husband have been cooking consistent delicious food and tasty drinks. We had a lobster and a fish ceviche to start off with and then grilled lobster all around. You really only need it grilled with the butter on the side. The... More 

Thank Brye L
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

Excellent food and good local vibe. We shared a Cuban sandwich and a lobster sandwich. With tip and beers......under $20 ...

Thank Tim M
Granada, Nicaragua
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Maybe it was because we just got off a boat and were in desperate need of nutrition and refreshments... but this unassuming beachside cafe served the most amazing, tender, juicy lobster on a coconut roll I have ever tasted! It was so good we went back again just to be sure. And it was not a fluke, that cook knows... More 

Thank Angela P
Forestville, California
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43 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 November 2016

We went to Habanos every day for coconut bread sandwiches. The grilled lobster was excellent. In fact all their meals were great. She is from corn islands and her husband is a chef from Cuba.

Thank rubicon
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26 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2016

I liked it so much I wanted another the following day. I ordered on at another restaurant thinking it would be easy to duplicate... It was not. Havana has an AWESOME fish sandwich.

Thank AngelAwakened
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 May 2016 via mobile

Probably the best service on the island. It looks like the young guy at Havana was the only server on the island that was actually trained. Always polite and respectful. We had lobster the first night and it was delicious, the plate looked fantastic too. Next time we tried their sandwiches - Cuban one is the best!! Ended up getting... More 

Thank Tat8905
København, Danmark
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17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 May 2016

Came by this place an afternoon after diving, looking for a late lunch. The place was completely empty, but the lunch sandwiches sounded great. Quick service and delicious sandwiches; the bread was fresh and the meat so tender. We tried coming back a couple of times later, but each time the place was closed:(

Thank AnnePedersen88
Beech Creek, Pennsylvania, United States
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 April 2016

Stopped in for lunch with my nephew who lives on the island and enjoyed a true Cuban sandwich made by the owner. It was deliciouse and with a cold Tona made for a very nice lunch. Very nice seating area with a good view of the Caribbean.

Thank EricF22

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Caribbean, Seafood, Cuban, Latin, Spanish, South American, Central American
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Nicaragua
  • Location: Central America  >  Nicaragua  >  Southern Atlantic Autonomous Region  >  Corn Islands  >  Little Corn Island

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