7 – 11 am daily

Start your day with the smell of fresh ground Cuban coffee laced with silky warm whole milk. Every breakfast includes fresh ingredients and authentic Cuban flavors. You’ll savor the Havana Omelette, The “Rena,” Chorizo Egg Sandwich or Steak & Eggs. Like hot sauce on your eggs?  Try Carlos’ Hot Sauce and buy a bottle to take home. Gluten-free options available.


Cafe Con Leche at Havana Cafe


11 am – 3 pm daily

Sandwiches are served on our pressed Cuban bread, made from scratch in our kitchen. The black beans start as dry beans and are cooked with no pork fat; the fish is caught daily from our family’s boat. Enjoy a mouth-watering sandwich such as Dulce’s Cuban, Grouper or Vegetarian Sandwich. Gluten-free options available.



5 – 8 pm, Fri & Sat through March 10

Relax with soft lighting, music and savor special dinner entreés. Carlos’ creativity with spices and mixing flavors has perfected dishes such as Carlos’ Shrimp Plate, Stone Crab Enchilado, and Paella to name a few. Authentic Cuban flavor with an island flare. Reservations required for Paella, made from scratch with fresh ingredients. Gluten-free options available.



Seasonal Hours

Open October thru April 15

Serving Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Daily, 7 am – 3 pm
Friday & Saturday Dinner ’till March 10

(239) 695-2214


Fri & Sat Dinner thru March 10

Dinner reservations are recommended for Fridays and Saturdays (served 5 – 8 pm thru March 10). For family-style Paella, reservations are required. Call us as far in advance as you can.

(239) 695-2214

Carlos’ Hot Sauce

Developed by Carlos Valdes, our original Havana Café Hot Sauce is available at the restaurant or we’ll ship!

Buy our hot sauce by the bottle ($8 each) or by the case. To order call (239) 695-2214.

Ingredients: Tomatoes, Sugar, Vinegar, and Dorset Naga Pepper

Take Some Home Today

Stay With Us

Love the atmosphear at Havana Cafe? Then you’ll love The Cottage located in the liveliest areas in Everglades City. The Cottage is within walking distance to all of Everglades City’s major attractions, fishing and its local color.



7 am - 11 am Daily


11 am - 3 pm Daily


5 pm - 8 pm Fridays & Staurdays

Seasonal Hours

October 15 ~ April 15

7 days/week 7 am – 3 pm
 Friday & Saturday Dinner Through March 10

Arrive by Boat or Airplane
Call, We’ll Pick You Up.


191 Smallwood Dr

Chokoloskee, FL 34138

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(239) 695-2214


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