This restaurant is reminiscent of pre-Castro Cuba, and offers award-winning food, as well as lemon-drop martinis, delicious mojitos and sangria, all in an outdoor heated patio. Open Table named Habana one of the top 100 open-air restaurant destinations in the U.S., and it's easy to see why. When you walk into this cozy, romantic spot in The LAB shopping center, you'll be delighted at the hanging lights, warm ambience and friendly service at Habana.
Try one of the house specialties like the smoked halibut or the Ropa Vieja, a shredded Cuban pot roast that is sure to please. Habana is famous for its empanada starter plates and especially the delicious red sangria. The restaurant features a menu that many call "Nueva Latina," not strictly Cuban but also featuring some Latin American dishes such as tamales and seafood entrees. Habana has a full bar and excellent wine list, along with live music.