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Maestra Nicolasa No. 56, Santa Clara 50100, Cuba
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good23%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lobster” (33 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 17 August 2016 via mobile

Again, thanks to Trip Advisor we ate in this fine establishment. This was a super gem to find and such great value. The staff were great sport and clearly work very hard and enjoy it. The food was absolutely delicious and so were the fine...More

Date of visit: August 2016
Thank MMargaretH
Reviewed 13 June 2016 via mobile

I had two great dinners here during a week spent in Santa Clara, and it was the food highlight of the trip. Friendly service, but a bit slow at times, and really good food. The meal choices included several classic Cuban dishes and some Italian...More

Date of visit: February 2016
Thank David B
Reviewed 24 May 2016

As it was recommended by LP guide we decided to see if it was as good as it said in the guide book. The venue was very nice, the staff were pleasant and there was live music. We had a very nice lobster and a...More

Date of visit: May 2016
Thank joseq654
Reviewed 24 May 2016

I can't comment on the accomodations, but after reading many good reviews I decided to eat there. Despite the good recommendations, I went without expectations. The restaurant itself was very busy, but it is in a lovely setting and worth the wait. I didn't want...More

Date of visit: May 2016
1  Thank James A
Reviewed 18 May 2016

I arrived at this hostel and Angelo was incredibly busy and complaining about it during my entire check in. The antiques are beautiful but he is too busy during the day and in the evening making money. His greed is apparent. I overheard him yelling...More

Date of visit: April 2016
Thank sunsnowgal
Reviewed 2 May 2016

Tasty food, great service in a cute little garden with live music. We recommend ropa vieja or the lobster. Wine not bad either.

Date of visit: April 2016
Thank Coincoin109
Reviewed 29 April 2016 via mobile

In a town of bad food, I guess this place is ok, which the trip advisor rating supports. This place is packed with tourists and while the staff are friendly and efficient, it really does feel like a bit of a production line in terms...More

Date of visit: April 2016
Thank BDBUnitedKingdom
Reviewed 16 April 2016

This restaurant is located in the heart of the city. We had dinner in a beautiful courtyard, the food is really great (we were a group of seven and everyone was delighted) and the staff is very friendly. I'd suggest you try the camaron, it's...More

Date of visit: April 2016
Thank Dries D
Reviewed 11 April 2016

How we wish we had chosen to stay here. The owner is extremely friendly and helpful, which we only found out because of trying to establish how our booking at Hostel Familia Sarmiento had got messed up. We were so impressed we decided to dine...More

Date of visit: February 2016
Thank Jasper1944
Reviewed 28 March 2016

We sought out this paladar after reading reviews on here. Santa Clara is pretty run down in comparison to other places we visited (especially after Trinidad). From the street outside we wondered if we had the address right with just one small sign on an...More

Date of visit: March 2016
Thank SueG38
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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, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, 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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