Havana 1957 Cuban Cuisine

3.5 stars 3.5 out of 5 14 ratings
$$Breakfast, Cuban, Late Night + 2 more
50% of 4 votes say it's Celiac friendly

405 Espanola Way, Miami Beach, FL 33139

(305) 503-3828
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    1 ratingMarch 26, 2017

    very disappointed. 3 things on the menu are GF. Flank steak, White Fish, and grilled Chicken. Host and waitress were challenged answer GF questions. mojito was good though.

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    4 ratingJanuary 06, 2017

    The food was delicious however, you have to know which items to order and which sauces to ask about because the waiter did not understand the gluten free request. I didn't get glutened but research the sauces beforehand.

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    1 ratingDecember 19, 2015

    They say most things are gluten free, after eating there and ordering special gluten free items I got glutened. I wouldn't recommend this as gluten free. Most likely it was cross contamination.

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    5 ratingOctober 12, 2015

    Best meal of the trip. Very knowledgable waitress and most of the food is naturally gluten free.

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    1 ratingSeptember 27, 2015

    This place does not accommodate.

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    1 ratingFebruary 26, 2015

    I would pass it by this place is a total tourist trap. The wait staff was friendly kind of understood what we were looking for. There are not a lot of items on the menu that are safe. they use flour in all the sauces and everything that is fried is off limits. To be safe I stuck with a salad which was mediocre. My girlfriend had pork entree which was good and she didn't get sick although she's much less sensitive than I am.

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    3 ratingNovember 09, 2014

    The food was excellent, but the waitstaff had no idea what gluten was, and the manager told me that although there wasn't a separate GF menu, I could see for myself that there were lots of GF options. Unsurprisingly, I didn't feel so great later. Sadly.

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    5 ratingAugust 02, 2014

    Exceptional food. Great service and atmosphere. My waitress seemed very good and knowledgable with gluten free and dairy free.

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    5 ratingJune 28, 2014

    Best way to top off a Foodies' vacation!!! Food was AMAZING! Service and price was best we had in Miami! Recommend to everyone, GF or not!

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    4 ratingJune 22, 2014

    My server didn't know about gluten allergies but she asked in the kitchen and said she got "an education." The appetizers were ruled out but most of the main dishes were fine. I felt a little glutened the next morning, but I'm not sure the restaurant was to blame. Even if it was, the circumstances were rather extraordinary — it began pouring rain in the middle of service and all we were able to save from our outdoor table was our half pitcher of sangria (which our server generously refilled while we waited). We stood in the door of the restaurant for a half hour waiting for the rain to stop. So if there was some confusion in the kitchen about my order and cross contamination occurred, I'm willing to forgive them. The food was very tasty.

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    4 ratingJune 21, 2014

    Food was super yummy. My waitress wasn't familiar with gluten free options BUT did help me find the best items to eat.

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    5 ratingFebruary 12, 2014

    Fabulous! Our server didn't show me what I could have, he showed me what I couldn't which was only a handful of things. Do you enjoy good food and many options? This is divine!

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    4 ratingJanuary 29, 2014

    A few gluten free options, staff was friendly and knowledgable

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    5 ratingDecember 02, 2013

    Great options for both, with or without gluten. Knowledgeable staff.


  • Breakfast
  • Cuban
  • Late Night
  • Lunch
  • Restaurant
8 am - 12 am
8 am - 12 am
8 am - 12 am
8 am - 12 am
8 am - 1 am
8 am - 1 am
8 am - 12 am
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