Category Archives: Havana

Cafe el Escorial

Cafe El Escorial is set amongst the beautiful Vieja Plaza, serving a selection of small bites, coffee, and desserts.  Mr Wasabi wanted something to drink and to relax.   We were close to Cafe el Escorial that we decided to have … Continue reading

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Ruina del Parque

After having number of drinks throughout the day like most people, you tend to get the munchies and I was feeling exceptionally hungry, even though I knew we had a dinner reservation in 3 hours time.

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Padalar la Guardia

I would never have thought that a fine establishment like Padalar la Guardia would be housed in a ‘rickety’ apartment block.  I definitely would not know this place existed if I had walked past.   The  only way you will notice … Continue reading

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Los Nardos

We were given this restaurant by our Casa Particular owner who recommended Los Nardos to us.    it is a semi privately run restaurant serving up so called ‘Spanish Food’ which include  a number of Indian curry dishes, so called … Continue reading

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La Calesa Real

As usual we looked touristy as with everyone else carrying a large DSLR camera around we were roped in by a staff member who just so happened to have a menu in their had and clearly knew Mr Wasabi was … Continue reading

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Paladar El Idilio

El Idillio offers an international array of dishes predominately seafood.  We decided to go somewhere close to our Casa Particular, which was one block away.

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Europa

Europa was our late afternoon stop for a cold drink and to have a rest.  However Mr Wasabi as usual ended up ordering a dish to share.  There was a short wait before we were seated as we had to … Continue reading

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Breakfast @ Casavanacuba – Casa Particular

If you ever visit Cuba, do not even bother staying at a hotel, as they are very expensive and that you are bAll Tablesetter off finding a local Casa Particular to stay at which is where local residents open up … Continue reading

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La Chucheria

Arriving into Havana late in the morning, while Mr Wasabi stayed at home (at our case particular) as he was not feeling well I decided to head out to find some lunch close by thinking that Mr Wasabi only needed … Continue reading

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