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Hostal Florida Center

Maestra Nicolasa No. 56, Santa Clara 50100, Cuba
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good23%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lobster” (31 reviews)
“ropa vieja” (18 reviews)
“salad” (9 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Caribbean, Latin, Seafood, Cuban, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Maestra Nicolasa No. 56, Santa Clara 50100, Cuba
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Reviewed 13 October 2018

Quite a simple place (its attached to a casa / hostal) and has a limited menu, but the food is great. I had the shrimp with red sauce, which was just so delicious and more-ish. There was also some quite nice live music, but unfortunately...More

Thank oxcraig
Reviewed 3 May 2018

Beautiful well hidden restaurant. Lovely live music, quit, perfect for the place. Nice food, had many guests and we waited a long time for the waiters, but the food was great.

Thank anne s
Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

Definitely one of the best places in Cuba to eat lobster. Surprisingly even not being in the sea side the quality and price of the lobster was one of the best that we found. The ropa vieja was very good as well and place itself...More

Thank DanielSarSan
Reviewed 7 April 2018

Luckely we had the lonely planet guide with us, lacking streamly and accessable internet and we found the freen oasis filled with antiques and colonial atmpsphere. We had a great night wit 3 danish girls cellebrating our own 25 relation.

Thank Eric V
Reviewed 19 March 2018

This is an attractive setting and the staff were attentive and efficient. The food was plentiful and well presented but unfortunately, I can't give any higher rating as I had food poisoning from the shrimp and fish meal. It was definitely there I got it...More

Thank muffpuffin
Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

We stayed only one night in Santa Clara and this was our choice for the dinner - not regretting! Very pleasant atmosphere with a subtle life music and very good food.

Thank Karolina M
Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

Wow, nice place, great service and best Ropa Vieja we ever had! We returned here for our last dinner in Santa Clara because we enjoyed food, drinks and music so much! Go here for dinner, it’s the best - promised!

Thank Leo_reist_herum
Reviewed 9 March 2018

Chose 'Florida' based on starred recommendation in LP. The setting is a stunner, with nicely set tables in a quaint courtyard (surrounded by guestrooms of same named 'hotel'/casa). The food is seafood-heavy, but when enquired our server said they can accommodate vegetarians; we received a...More

1  Thank good_ants
Reviewed 20 February 2018

We visited this restaurant on the single night we stayed in Santa Clara. It is set in a beautiful garden courtyard and serves excellent, good value food. The staff, who spoke good English, were friendly and attentive and there was nice background music initially provided...More

Thank Mike-Rosemary
Reviewed 10 February 2018

Not a longer menu but all local dishes are well cared for presentation , quantity and taste! Friendly garden atmosphere and staff available for any food explanation! Price on line for quality!

Thank lucianoferro61
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Eileen C
28 May 2018|
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Response from Eric V | Reviewed this property |
Hi, the restaurant is varanda-ish and in the enclosure garden of the hotel. It has a beautiful garden setting and is furnished with all kinds of antiquities.
27 August 2017|
Response from Snesnon | Reviewed this property |
Hi ! With sutch a group I recommend minimum 1 or 2 weeks before.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Maestra Nicolasa No. 56, Santa Clara 50100, Cuba
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Cuba  >  Villa Clara Province  >  Santa Clara
  • Phone Number: 208161
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