Top Choice Cuban in Las Tunas

La Negra

Among provincial Cuba's best eats, this private home with a leafy courtyard serves up stunning Cuban classics. Crisp plantain shavings, fragrant pork stir-fry (fajita de cerdo) and shrimp criollo, served with a crea…
Top Choice Italian in Las Tunas

Ristorante La Romana

Drop by this new Roman abode on the main boulevard where the olive oil's extra virgin, the pasta's homemade and the coffee's Lavazza. The food – including the starter bruschettas – is molta ottima, according to Las …
International in Las Tunas


Proof that things are changing in Cuba, this swanky cocktail bar/cafe/restaurant attempts to bring the taste of Miami to Las Tunas – of all places! The dimly lit, air-conditioned interior is dressed to impress with …
Italian in Las Tunas

Los Hermanos

Cheap and good, this is the locals' choice for Italian fare such as garlicky pesto. Skip the underwhelming dessert.
Caribbean in Las Tunas

Restaurante la Bodeguita

A Palmares state-run joint, meaning that it's a better bet than the usual peso parlors. You'll get checkered tablecloths, a limited wine list and what the Cuban government calls 'international cuisine' – read spaghe…
Cuban in Las Tunas

La Patrona

A largely local place with highly reasonable prices and equally reasonable food. The mains are primarily comida criollla, but it also does eggs and pasta for cheap.
Ice Cream in Las Tunas

Cremería las Copas

Las Tunas' substitute Coppelia; queue with your pesos for sundaes or tres gracias (three scoops) in flavors such as coconut and café con leche (espresso with milk). It's insanely popular.
Supermarket in Las Tunas

Supermercado Casa Azul

Stock up on groceries (or break bigger bills) here.
Supermarket in Las Tunas

El Criollito

A small, well-stocked market.