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Restaurante Cafe del Oriente

Oficios # 112 | entre Amargura y Lamparilla, La Habana Vieja, Havana 10100, Cuba
+53 7 8012686
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak” (21 reviews)
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10:00 - 23:30All hours
Caribbean, Latin, Cuban, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Oficios # 112 | entre Amargura y Lamparilla, La Habana Vieja, Havana 10100, Cuba
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped in Cafe' del Oriente for a cold drink simply because it was on our way back to the cruise ship. What a nice surprise. Very upscale establishment yet they welcomed four thirsty, under dressed turistas at their bar. After seeing the interior, reviewing...More

Thank Baywillie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Being American, knowing what to do in Cuba can be a challenge as we have not been allowed to go for so long. We were on a cruise and stepped off the ship into the beautiful St Francis of Assisi Square. This beautiful place is...More

Thank Mandy T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Can only give this restaurant one star as didn't even manage to sit down. Not busy at all with 3 tables taken outside and only one inside. We waited at the door and the waiter went passed three times with no acknowledgment. Then a local...More

1  Thank SRudders
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Burger good . Service also good . Recommend the lunch menu served till 6pm. Cuban lemmondade nice. Nice place to sit and people watch.

Thank MrandMrsPoynton
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Due to location didn't think it would be so excellent. Dinner outside great people watching and music. Friendly service great drinks amazing steak great value. Inside is charming and has a great piano player. Very romantic evening. Went back on our last night to spend...More

Thank susanJupiter_FL
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

What a great find. I loved the various seafood dishes I tried on my trip to Havana. There was a little inconsistency in the Lobster Medallions and Shrimp dish I had on two separate occasions, but the taste never disappointed. Even if just to try...More

1  Thank Michael C
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

This restaurant was a fantastic find. I really enjoyed my dining experience and visited several times in the week I stayed in Havana. The restaurant is fully air conditioned which was a welcome treat despite the soaring temperatures outside. The staff were professional, attentive and...More

2  Thank Sky0708
Reviewed 6 August 2017

We spotted this restaurant on our way to our dinner at La Imprenta so decided to book it for our last night. What a massive disappointment. Our doorman at the hotel said it was amazing as did the two people I accosted in the restaurant...More

Thank JoanneTait
Reviewed 5 August 2017

I went to this cafe several times for coffee and desserts. I enjoyed it so much, especially when we were sitting outside in the plaza. I recommand to try the ice cream they offer. The service can be improved but I can understand since there...More

Thank Hedddo
Reviewed 3 August 2017

After our excursion we saw this restaurant in the San Francisco Square across from the cruise port in Old Havana. Decided to go in for lunch and we were transported into the 1930's with linen tablecloths, silver napkin rings, and beautiful table settings. The food...More

Thank JAW06098
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Delia H
30 December 2016|
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Response from Cubanoboy | Reviewed this property |
For appetizers they have; Cream of Vegetable Soup & traditional Gazpacho. They do have a Porcini Pasta on the menu. All these items are on the menu. As far as main courses go, it's meat, poultry or fish, no designated... More
Darlene H
19 January 2015|
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Response from Cafe O | Property representative |
Cafe del Oriente y Jardin del Oriente son dos instalaciones completamente diferentes pero bajo una misma administracion. Consideramos que las pertenencias personales son responsabilidad de cada cual y mucho mas en un area al... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$40
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Reservations, Private Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Oficios # 112 | entre Amargura y Lamparilla, La Habana Vieja, Havana 10100, Cuba
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Cuba  >  Ciudad de la Habana Province  >  Havana
  • Phone Number: +53 7 8012686
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Cuban gourmet restaurant, with author cuisine, located at San Francisco Square, in Old Havana. A wide variety of Cuban cocktails and international beverages. Trolley services.
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