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Cuban Restaurant

La Guarida

177 locals recommend · Estimated price 3 out of 4 ·
Why locals recommend it
This is the place for those who really want to get to know what the real Cuba is like. The building represents three different time periods: what Cuba was, what Cuba is today, and when you enter the restaurant, you discover Cuba’s future. Not a tourist Havana, but the version lived by Cubans. The grouper is a classic, we’ve had it on the menu since the beginning. The marlin tacos and the suckling pig confit with orange sauce are excellent as well. All the food is prepared with great care.
November 7, 2016

Tips from locals

February 2, 2020
In a famous place, stopped in a classic Cuban film "strawberry and chocolate", you can enjoy excellent dishes of Cuban food in a unique space a few steps from old Havana.
January 27, 2020
AN EMBLEM OF HAVANA SINCE 1996 La Guarida, an opportunity to travel in time in a place that respects tradition but also bets on the future. An authentic space for those interested in getting to know the real Cuba and immersing themselves in our culture, customs, and way of doing things.
December 31, 2019
The setting for "Fresca y Chocolate." Always busy and reservations are needed.
December 13, 2019
...It’s the most famous of Havana’s paladares according to the New York Times
November 24, 2019
Expensive but a very good place to visit

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418 Concordia
La Habana, La Habana
Phone+53 7 8669047
Hours of Operation statusClosed · Opens 6:00 PM
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Outdoor seating
Brunch, lunch, dinner, happy hour
Full bar, cocktails
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