Every month we interview Cubans and our American tour guests to find out what restaurants they like best in Havana. This selection differs from TripAdvisor because we include Cuban tastes. We know you’ll be very happy with any restaurant on this list. Check out this page every month for updates. Learn about the history and art of Cuban cuisine.

5+ Santy


Authentic fisherman’s shack servicing world-class sushi.

Calle 240A #3023 esq. a 3ra C, Jaimanitas
(+53) 5-286-7039

5+ El-Litoral

El Litoral

Watch the world go by at the Malecón’s best restaurant.

Malecón #161 e/ K y L, Vedado
(+53) 7-830-2201

5+ nazdarovie


Well designed Soviet décor, excellent food and good service.

Malecon #25, 3rd floor e/ Prado y Carcel, Centro Habana
(+53) 7-860-2947

5+ Corte Príncipe

Corte Príncipe

Sergio’s place. Simple décor, spectacular food.

Calle 30 #865 e/ 26 y 41, Nuevo Vedado
(+53) 7-881-7000

5+ Doña Eutimia

Doña Eutimia

Absolutely charming. Excellent Cuban/creole food.

Callejón del Chorro #60C, Plaza de la Catedral, Habana Vieja
(+53) 7 861 1332

5 Restaurant Riomar

Río Mar

Contemporary décor. Great sea-view. Good food.

Ave. 3ra A y Final #11, La Puntilla, Miramar
(+53) 7-209-4838

5 San Cristobal restaurant

San Cristóbal

Deservedly popular. Consistently great food. Kitsch décor.

San Rafael #469 e/ Lealtad y Campanario, Centro Habana
(+53) 7-860-9109

5 Atelier restaurant

El Atelier

Experimental fusion. Interesting décor, interesting menu.

Calle 5 e/ Paseo y 2, Vedado
(+53) 7-836-2025

5 bella ciao

Bella Ciao

Great service, good prices. A real home from home.

Calle 19 y 72, Playa
(+53) 7-206-1406

5 Cafe Bohemia

Café Bohemia

Bohemian feel. Great sandwiches, salads and juices.

Calle San Ignacio #364, Habana Vieja

5 Otra manera

Otra Manera

Beautiful modern decor. Interesting menu and good service.

Calle #35 e/ 20 y 41, Playa.
(+53) 7-203-8315

5 Casa Miglis restaurant

Casa Miglis

Oasis of good food and taste in Centro Habana.

Lealtad #120 e/ Ánimas y Lagunas, Centro Habana
(+53) 7-864-1486

5 El cocinero

El Cocinero

Industrial chic alfresco rooftop with a buzzing atmosphere.

Calle 26, e/ 11 y 13, Vedado.
(+53) 7-832-2355

5 214-La-Calesa-REal

La Calesa Real

Totally charming, excellent food.

Compostela #359 e/ Lamparilla y Obrapía, La Habana Vieja
(+53) 7864- 5001

4 Nero Di Seppia

La Fontana

Consistently good food, attentive service. Old school.

Calle 46 #305 esq. a 3ra, Miramar
(+53) 7-202-8337

4 El Templete

El Templete

Overlooking harbor. Good quality but expensive.

Ave. del Puerto #12 esq. a Narciso López, Habana Vieja
(+53) 7-866-8807