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Restaurante Floridita

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Obispo 557 esq a Monserrate Habana Vieja, Havana 10100, Cuba
(53-7) 867 1300
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19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed yesterday NEW

I had hoped to share a drink with Papa H, but the bar was unbelievably crowded. We did squirm our way for a snapshot with the bronze, but couldn't even think about getting a drink. Left, went back to Sloppy Joe's. Fun to see, but not a place to really have some good fun.

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Split, Croatia
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57 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Very popular tourist place but do not miss it. Drinks are extraordinary, music is live and atmosphere is vibrant. Perhaps the best two ours spent in Havana!

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Bracknell, United Kingdom
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432 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 224 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Good photo stop for the life-size statue of Ernest Hemingway leaning on the bar which is very realistic! Mainly a tourist haunt as expected so crowded and noisy, but still an essential stop in Old Havana. As Hemingway apparently said "My mojito in La Bodeguita, my daiquiri in El Floridita".

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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This place was crazy. The daiquiris I thought were typical, but the place was crazy busy and lively. The band was good. I didn't get how the drinks were better, they were pretty typical. Great marketing.

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Swindon, United Kingdom
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246 reviews
151 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 105 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Great atmosphere and great daiquiris but over crowed as a main tourist haunt but certainly one place to tick off 'the list'

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Tempe, AZ
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83 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This was a small and very busy bar but the drinks were good and the live music was non stop during my visit.

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Thank Lori C
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

This was Ernest Hemmingway's favorite bar, so all the decor was dedicated to him, which made it a fun spot to visit! It was a very touristy bar so the drinks were more expensive than you would find at most other restaurants but the daquiris were the best that we had, and the live bands were an added bonus. Definitely... More 

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Charleston, South Carolina
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139 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This bar may be the biggest tourist attraction in Old Havana. The statue of Hemingway at the bar gets its picture taken every 20 seconds. Margaritas are served even more often. Don't plan on a conversation because of the noise.

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london
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121 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Full of tourists, Hemingway would have hated. Didn't go in we could see the crowds. Walk up the street 100 yards and you'll find 2 very nice bars on the junction with Obrapia favoured by Che and Fidel both of which are pleasant, authentic and devoid of tour parties.

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Milton, Canada
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The Floridita is little hole-in-the-wall place, made famous by Ernest Hemingway. At mid-afternoon it was elbow to elbow with tourists. The atmosphere is actually quite charming (in a tourist-trap kind of way). Do it, just to have done it once.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$2 - US$15
Cuisine
Caribbean, Latin, Bar, Cuban
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Obispo 557 esq a Monserrate Habana Vieja, Havana 10100, Cuba
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Cuba  >  Ciudad de la Habana Province  >  Havana
  • Phone Number: (53-7) 867 1300

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