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El Rancho

Around Calle 58, Varadero 42200, Cuba
+53 45 612632
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good33%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“lobster” (106 reviews)
“chicken” (46 reviews)
“potatoes” (12 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Caribbean, Seafood, Cuban
$$ - $$$
Around Calle 58, Varadero 42200, Cuba
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1 - 10 of 508 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food, great atmosphere, and the best pinacoladas in town... bring own soap and TP... as there are none in town...

Thank Che1977
Reviewed 17 September 2017

My husband, daughter and I stopped at this restaurant for an early dinner. When we arrived, we were greeted by our server and then shortly thereafter, the entertainment. The food was good, the service was great. I will definitely go back

Thank Tina C
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Decided to eat out and try and find a decent meal, This is just as you enter Varadero town, great location and there was an impromptu band singing at tables which added to the evening, the food menu was ok and the food was average...More

Thank Chris S
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

We tried this restaurant as it looked busy the staff were friendly enough the portions were of a resent size the food was ok but not the best don't think I would eat here again .

Thank Jeanette W
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Ate here with family & friends for dinner on a weekday evening. The staff were lovely, polite and accommodating. Service was efficient - not too rushed and not too slow. The issue is with the the food, which is at best, average. Two of us...More

Thank SimonWTimperley
Reviewed 4 August 2017

Really nice outdoor spot. we had the whole grilled fish and shrimp cocktail. The food was excellent and so was the service!

Thank popakeef
Reviewed 26 July 2017

just stopped in for some shade and a drink. was greeted with very friendly and beautiful staff. decided to have a snack. ordered the shrimp cocktail -- secretly wishing and hoping for cocktail sauce... which i knew would be far fetched... i was right. came...More

Thank Jessica B
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Ate here late, accommodating staff, food ok, band played 2 songs and tin came out for a tip, toilets not very clean, food well cooked and good portions

Thank Bhog
Reviewed 20 July 2017

went for diner, food was excellent. Squid cooked in ink, delicious. There was an excellent live band, and baby chickens running around the yard. Very lovely experience, I love Cuba.

Thank judiphinney
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Stopped for a late lunch here. Not bad but not impressive. Staff a bit slow food mediocre. Price high for what we had. Musicians were good but aakkng for tips.

Thank Eagle999
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Around Calle 58, Varadero 42200, Cuba
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Cuba  >  Matanzas Province  >  Varadero
  • Phone Number: +53 45 612632
The lobster was very good here.....price was only $15.00 CUC. The filet mignon was also good here. This restaurant is right across the street from Josone Park in Varadero.
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