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Donde Lis Restaurante & Bar

Tejadillo 163 | Entre Habana y Compostela, Havana 10400, Cuba
+53 7 8600922
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lobster” (40 reviews)
“guacamole” (6 reviews)
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Italian, Caribbean, International, Cuban, Latin, Seafood, European, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Tejadillo 163 | Entre Habana y Compostela, Havana 10400, Cuba
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Had dinner at el Frente the night before, was so noisy and crowded, we had to shout to talk to each other, my throat hurt. We came to this place at 6 pm, not busy and quiet, we can talk and hear each other, really...More

Thank bobolee55
Reviewed 6 days ago

Unimaginative food. We were the only guests in the restaurant at dinner time. Had the spaghetti with tomato sauce and bacon was something I could have made on a hot plate in a door room. Overcooked pasta. Too many noodles with not enough sauce. Lacking...More

Thank krawner
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Was recommended to go here by the David from La Gargola (the hostal we were staying at), we were both very happy that we listened. The service staff were incredibly friendly, and even gave us both some free Spanish lessons during the meal (which ended...More

Thank Michael P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fantastic lobster and interesting ravioli! The Pina Colada's were the best we've had. A very enjoyable dinner.

Thank coddiwompleadventure
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Walked from our ship in the port. Not too far. Small restaurant with a friendly staff. We had the special which was Lobster and avocado with fried plantain chips. Sides of black beans and rice. The lobster was good of course but the avacado/guacamole and...More

Thank skeleton58
Reviewed 4 October 2018

Donde Lis is an adorable little place in a convenient location, but the food left a LOT to be desired. It was one of the least appetizing meals we've experienced in Havana. It has so much potential, but food was simply problematic. The "lobster" ceviche...More

Thank jon m
Reviewed 30 September 2018

We were staying in a casa just across the street of this restaurant so we dined here 3 times (1 dinner, 2 lunches). Actually we were kind of tired of "traditional" cuban cuisine at that time so we had some seafood and soup and pasta...More

Thank Sunshine377218
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

The food was ok, but it was not worth the 6 waiters spending the entire meal staring shamelessly at my breasts. I am a 21 year old woman and it made me feel very uncomfortable. They also act like it’s strange that you want to...More

Thank ionahaines
Reviewed 26 August 2018

Beautiful restaurant with amazing waiter !!! We had fantastic time eating delicious dinner drinking the best mohito and submarine !!! Highly recommend !!!

Thank Lucyfka
Reviewed 19 August 2018

We went here as a group for lunch. It's more like Western food than anything authentically Cuban, but after a long Cuban tour, we all wanted something more like home. It's slightly pricier than other places, but it's worth it. The chocolate milkshakes were great....More

Thank TheLush101
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Julie B
3 October 2017|
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Response from Indovinachi | Reviewed this property |
Hi Julie, they have rice, meat , fish , whatever you want ! They don't have bread I guess however almost everything is gluten free
6 December 2016|
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Response from hansumstranga | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you should reserve and we ate at the usual time in the evening.
13 October 2016|
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Response from Lisdania | Property representative |
Reservations are not required, we welcome spontaneous visitors anytime. But as we have the good fortune of being popular, if you want a table at a particular time, please make a reservation - on our website where you will... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Tejadillo 163 | Entre Habana y Compostela, Havana 10400, Cuba
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Cuba  >  Ciudad de la Habana Province  >  Havana
  • Phone Number: +53 7 8600922
  • E-mail
A modern Cuban Restaurant and Bar in the historic center of Habana Vieja, between the Museum of the Revolution and the Cathedral. Excellent meals and drinks, both Cuban and International.
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