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Cubana Havana Lounge & Latino Caffe

9 Somerset Road | Green Point, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 421 1109
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good34%
  • Average18%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“lamb chops” (2 reviews)
“cocktail menu” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, Caribbean, Mediterranean, Cuban, South American, Central American
$$ - $$$
9 Somerset Road | Green Point, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a great place it is!!! We spent Christmas dinner 2017 here and had an amazing time. Fun atmosphere with great music and happy, and trendy, super cool crowd. The service was excellent. Sibu the manager welcomed us and made sure all through the evening...More

Thank shay m
Reviewed 15 December 2017 via mobile

I had dinner here with two colleagues during our trip to Cape Town. The place is nice with big screens shown Premier League football matches, music and lots of young people. I ordered a T-bone steak that was over cooked despite my request of having...More

Thank MarcoEtGiusy
Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

Do not believe the hype about this place. The employees here which range from 10-16 would rather have a drink themselves than help you. The service here is super slow and inattentive. The drinks are honestly reasonably priced and the menu does seem to offer...More

Thank Yodanlys
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Nice scenery. But... The hubblies taste like poop. Sorry. Educate yourselves on how to build a propper good tasting hubbly. I could only taste charcoal after two pulls. Really guys. Dissatisfied.

Thank This is t
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

We had a burger and Chimichanga burritos, all was very good. Also the Lindt tart desert was excellent.

Thank ES48
Reviewed 8 October 2017

Treated like dirt at the door. Were we too old, too scruffy or simply an incovenience as we hadn't booked? We'll never know as we left after they threw their tacky metal menus on to our table.

Thank Dave E
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

Smoking! Can we have a segregation with regards to smoking! Can we have non-smoking and smoking places in the restaurant/club. Not all of us are smokers hey!

Thank Motlaleng M
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

i was in cape town for a few days, 1 of my friends suggested we go to cubana, i have heard a lot about it but never really been there...it was a full thursday evening just a day before i had to leave, the music...More

Thank Frikkedal K
Reviewed 22 August 2017

went here for food. the food was alright just typical Mexican food. annoying that people can smoke in the same restaurant although is a separate area but you can still smell it. the cocktails were really good. I would rather recommend it for drinks.

Thank V_2020
Reviewed 20 August 2017

Not exactly the type of cuban food you expect coming from USA. Food was ok, not great. Too many young women smoking on Hookah's, not my cup of tea.

Thank gary M
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Simone M
25 February 2017|
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Response from Gift M | Reviewed this property |
The place has patrons always from around 18:00 it gets packed
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$15
Bar, Caribbean, Mediterranean, Cuban, South American, Central American
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 Somerset Road | Green Point, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 421 1109
  • E-mail
Cubaña is South Africa’s only authentic franchised social caffé and eatery which offers intricately made & exquisite tasting cocktails (172 cocktails); a distinguished yet tantalising cuisine, breakfast serving from 7am to late night snacks until 1am. We offer all kinds of cigars from aromatic flavoured cigars that suit main stream demands, to elite Cuban and Dominican Cigars for the connoisseur. We stock the widest range of hubbly flavours.
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