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La Moneda Cubana

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Calle Empedrado No. 152 entre Mercaderes y San Ignacio | La Habana, Havana 10100, Cuba
+53 7 8615304
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Somerset, UK
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84 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Had dinner here on the roof terrace. On the positive side this is a great location to eat. However the food was not of good quality and was very expensive, with mediocre service.

Thank anthony_grace
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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38 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Was recommended by our hotel receptionist to try this restaurant. I think the lunch menu has limited choices and whatever you choose, all the main dishes mostly came with either rice, potatoes and some vegetables. But the restaurant has a good view of the harbor and the city. Flavor wise I found the food to be tasty, especially for us.... More 

Thank Jackie L
New York City, New York
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You can find better places for the price. Narrow stairwell leading to the restaurant, so be careful.

Thank David W
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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33 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went with a group of friends and the food was incredible. Not a lively atmosphere - only 6-10 tables in the main room, but really fun in a small group. Prices, as with all of trendy Havana, are similar to New York when it comes to higher end dining, so put some $$ aside!

Thank 6inbarca
Naples, Florida
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698 reviews
245 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 261 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The restaurant is located up quite a few stairs at one of the prime access points to Old Havana. The atmosphere is great, and the service is really good. The food is O.K., but we could have done with a little more zing. After dinner, there are some really interesting cafes in nearby Old Havana squares.

Thank skyhoosier
Guildford, United Kingdom
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89 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Traditional style restaurant with a large terrace overlooking the river and castle and lighthouse. Food was adequate. Restaurant was full and very busy and though in a nice location and of historical interest., we wouldn’t rush back ! Seemed to be a popular destination for tour guides to drop off their customers at the end of their tours.

Thank Bancroftus
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49 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Unfortunately we visited on what was quite a windy evening which made the meal interesting. Service was excellent and although the food was well cooked, it arrived lukewarm which impacted a little on the enjoyment. It turned out to be quite expensive - we had better meals in Havana that were also cheaper.

Thank JohnMacSeville
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36 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

12th March A lovely rooftop restaurant with great ambience. This place seemed to be popular with the British holiday makers (guilty) and was packed on a Sunday evening. Make sure to book in advance for a decent table. We rocked up unannounced and we were squeezed on to a table with no view, in front of the bar, in the... More 

Thank Ali M
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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134 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 177 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Near one of the entrances of old Havana where taxis wait, one finds the unassuming entrance of La Moneda Cubana. Be sure to include it on your dinner bucket list, as after two visits, if does not disappointment. Very nice variety of dishes ranging from seafood fare, duck breast, pork and pastas, there is something for everyone. A delightful rooftop... More 

Thank JerryTheRugGuy
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

This is the second restaurant that we visited based on recommendations from a tour guide and the second huge disappointment. Menu choice was very limited and basically a 2 course set menu with the choice of fish or meat as main course. First course was a tasteless soup on all menus. For main I ordered duck but turkey arrived. When... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Latin, Seafood, Cuban, Caribbean
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Empedrado No. 152 entre Mercaderes y San Ignacio | La Habana, Havana 10100, Cuba
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Cuba  >  Ciudad de la Habana Province  >  Havana
  • Phone Number: +53 7 8615304

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