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Havana Cafe and Catering - CLOSED

1200 Bank St, Ottawa, Ontario K1S 3Y1, Canada
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good38%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“yucca fries” (9 reviews)
“ropa vieja” (11 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
Caribbean, Cuban
1200 Bank St, Ottawa, Ontario K1S 3Y1, Canada
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Reviewed 1 January 2018

Wonderful owner/chef who really cares about his customers. It would be great if the menu changed a little more frequently as we've eaten all the non-meat items many times! And loved them!

Thank Katherine A
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Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

The place is very decorative, cozy, friendly restaurant. Loved it! The server offered extra rice. Ordered extra dish to take home.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

We went there last night. First of all, the best Mojitos ever! Better than in Cuba! We had something a la Habanero, Ropa Viaje, the chicken and something tamale. I think so lol. Delicious!!! I would recommend this place for authentic Cuban food enthusiasts. Alberto...More

Thank mlml1977
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

Excellent selection of authentic Cuban Food, place is small and cozy owner always there to may sure all is well

Thank Ania M
Reviewed 30 July 2017

We came to this restaurant in their early years and we really enjoyed the authentic Cuban food. This year we had the opportunity to come back and we were quite impressed to see that the restaurant has been upscaled with the warm Latin decor and...More

Thank ephesians5
Reviewed 29 July 2017

Here for lunch. They run a relatively small menu - sandwiches and sides. And it is a small restaurant - seating for about 25 people. Everything is Cuban flavoured and themed and even more importantly fresh made. Service was really good and so was the...More

Thank Sunsequitur
Reviewed 1 July 2017

Cuban cuisine cannot get better. The food in sensationally good. I have been to Cuba 4 times and I felt I that I was transported back to Havana because of the atmosphere and the food of this place. Try the 'ropa vieja' and the slow...More

Thank Harold B
Reviewed 22 June 2017

Very good food, atmosphere and decor. Host/owner makes everyone feel welcomed and has a great sense of humor. Very good cuban food, with generous portions. Good wines and drinks (try their mojito...)

1  Thank lagare2016
Reviewed 20 April 2017

We were in Ottawa for a quick trip and looking on Google for Latin food restaurant we found this one. The restaurant is small and only 2 people serving but they make you feel like family. They explain the menu very well and helped us...More

Thank Maliciaguilucha
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Stopped in for a traditional "Cuban sandwich" (which they call un Clasico) today. Sandwich was 6 stars out of 5....delicious, tender braised pork, perfectly grilled bread, etc. Homemade lemonade was also wonderful with a nice zap of mint. My only gripe was with the side...More

Thank Litreofcola
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
11:30 AM - 4:00 PM
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1200 Bank St, Ottawa, Ontario K1S 3Y1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa>  > Hunt Club / Ottawa Airport
  • Neighbourhood: Hunt Club / Ottawa Airport
  • Phone Number: 613-733-1200
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