Awards & Reviews


2009     Phoenix Magazine: Best 50 Dishes - Gazpacho
2009     Ranking Arizona: Top 10 Best Restaurants — 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004
2008     The Arizona Republic: Neighborhood Gems
2008     Citysearch: In the Spotlight -- Best Food and Mojitos
2007     Citysearch: In the Spotlight — Best Food and Mojitos
2007     Phoenix Magazine: The Valleys Best Restaurants
2005     New Times: Best Sangria
2004     Arizona Republic: Ask The Chef — Best Plantain Chips
2004     New Times: Best Flan
2003     Rep's Best: Best Cuban Restaurant 2000, 2002, 2003
2001     New Times: Best Tapas Bar
2001     New Times: Best Latin Bistro
2000     New Times: Best Black Bean Soup
1999     Republic's Best of the 90's Award: Best Caribbean Restaurant
1999     Zagat Survey: Southwest Restaurant
1997     New Times: Best Latin American Restaurant
1994     New Times: Best Cuban Restaurant
1992     Restaurateur of Arizona Award


Critic Reviews

Geri Koeppel, The Arizona Republic, 4.6.2006

Restaurant Profile

Thank you to Channel 8, Robert McGrath and the great viewer of "Check Please". Since the airing

of our segment last week we at Havana Cafe have had the pleasure of meeting and serving many

of you.  If you haven't had a chance to watch this customer review we have a link on our home

page. Check it out! Also, be sure to sign up for our email (also on our home page). We will be

sending a special thank you to our "Check Please" guests in the near future. You can also see our

weekly specials on our Facebook page. Thanks to everyone who helped to make this past week so

successful and we look forward to serving you again in the near future.

-Chef BJ


User Reviews

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