Mesón de la Flota
El Caballero de París
Indoor freshwater fish in tanks make this small aquarium of interest to children.
On the northwestern corner of Plaza Vieja is this clever optical device providing live, 360-degree views of the city from atop a...
Museo del Chocolate
Chocolate addicts beware, this unmissable place in the heart of Habana Vieja is a lethal dose of chocolate, truffles and yet more...
Café del Oriente
Havana suddenly becomes posh when you walk through the door at this choice establishment on breezy Plaza de San Francisco de Asís....
Lonely Planet review
This nautically themed tapas bar/restaurant might have been transported from Cádiz's Barrio de Santa María, so potent is the atmosphere. Old-world tapas include garbanzos con chorizo (chickpeas with sausage), calamari and tortilla, but there are also more substantial seafood-biased platos principales (main meals).
For music lovers the real drawcard is the nightly tablaos (flamenco shows), the quality of which could rival anything in Andalusia. Sit back and soak up the intangible spirit of duende (climactic moment in a flamenco concert inspired by the fusion of music and dance).