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Sample some of the city's best cuisine and meet the locals in an atmsopheric private restaurant.

Enjoying a delicious meal at a private restaurant, known locally as Paladares, is a great way to taste delicious cuisine, where international and Cuban food is prepared with a special touch. These enterprises have become increasingly popular in the capital and there is now a good range to choose from. A visit to a paladar is an opportunity to meet locals and learn about their life on this fascinating island, as well as becoming acquainted with some typical Cuban ingredients.

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