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El Chanchullero de Tapas

Teniente Rey, 457A bajos | Plaza El Cristo Habana Vieja, Havana, Cuba
+53 7 8014915
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“tapas” (47 reviews)
“chicken” (37 reviews)
“salad” (25 reviews)
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Caribbean, Latin, Bar, Spanish, Cuban, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Teniente Rey, 457A bajos | Plaza El Cristo Habana Vieja, Havana, Cuba
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1 - 10 of 436 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Huge portions for a value price. I couldn't finish my entire plate of pork ropa vieja, rice n beans, salad, mashed plaintains, and avocado, but it was flavorful and yummy. My mojito was fresh and the service pleasant. Recommended!!

Thank Alma G
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place was one of the highlights of our trip to Cuba. The place is a hole in the wall with 2 floors in the hole. No AC so it gets hot BUT it is all worth it! The Shrimp dish and the fish dish...More

1  Thank MiamiSultan
Reviewed 1 week ago

We read the reviews and decided to go here. We were starving and had to wait about 20-30 minutes but it was well worth it! We had a great waiter that did not speak a lot of English (we found this is usually the case...More

Thank PokerCPA
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place surely gets a long line! We went at night and the line did not move for half an hour so we returned for lunch and luckily got seated right away. The place has interesting hip decor about the revolution and a small roof...More

Thank Sivi811
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We loved the restaurant! The food was really inexpensive but still super delicious. The location itself is really cool. Service was nice. I would totally recommend eating there! The limonada frappé is a MUST, especially on a hot summer day! My boyfriend ate the ropa...More

Thank LorleHH
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I came here twice during my 4 days' stay in Havana. The was cheap and delicious. Yes, I had to line up, but as a solo traveller I could chose the counter seat, so I could skip the line. One of my favourite restaurants in...More

Thank eur0peankiwi
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Not easy to find tasty food in Cuba. But this place manages to achieve it. The spare ribs are delicious, we wanted to order more but none left. The next time we visited they didn't have any. Not surprising this is Cuba. It's cheap and...More

Thank MrandMrsPoynton
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I tried going here twice, first time the line was too long and on the second attempt made it in. Because I was solo, got seated at a community table. I ordered the Picadillo meal, the meat was dry and the rice was dry out....More

Thank agoodhart
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

One of the best restaurants in the whole of Cuba! Restaurant was intimate with cool decor and good music. Lots of young people and travellers arriving throughout the evening! Portions were decent (each tapas seems to come with salad or potatoes or something!) so you...More

Thank GeonUK
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I'm guessing that this was a bunch of young guy friends who got together to start this restaurant. Very cool vibes....really good food...especially the chicken..tasty. The salad is very fresh and the limonada and cafe contida is delicious! loved it all!

Thank brittskrajkumar
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13 July 2017|
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Response from Mark P | Reviewed this property |
No. You queue. The line can be long.
Wind V
18 January 2015|
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Response from JacquesBeursgens | Reviewed this property |
El chanchullero de Tapas is a restaurant, so it has no fitness room, only terrific food
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
13:00 - 00:00
13:00 - 00:00
13:00 - 00:00
13:00 - 00:00
13:00 - 00:00
13:00 - 00:00
13:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Teniente Rey, 457A bajos | Plaza El Cristo Habana Vieja, Havana, Cuba
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Cuba  >  Ciudad de la Habana Province  >  Havana
  • Phone Number: +53 7 8014915
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