El Floridita

Bar and restaurant of the City of Havana, Cuba, which has been operating since 1817 and became world famous thanks to the writer and journalist Ernest Hemingway, who used to visit him regularly

In 1910 it was extended with the restaurant area, towards Monserrate street, commanded by a French chef. In 1914, the Catalan Constantino Ribalaigua Vert began to work as a waiter and four years later he became the owner of the premises when he acquired Salas Perera, under his definitive name, Floridita.

In addition to Hemingway, Gary Cooper, Tennessee Williams, Marlene Dietrich, Jean-Paul Sartre, Giorgio Armani, Ornella Muti, Imanol Arias, Jean-Michel Jarre, Matt Dillon, Paco Rabanne, Ted Turner, and Jane Fonda, Pierce Brosnan, Naomi Campbell, Compay Segundo, Ana Belén and Victor Manuel, Graham Greene, the Dukes of Windsor, Gene Tunney, Luis Miguel Dominguín, Ava Gardner, Spencer Tracy, Rocky Marciano, Joaquín Sabina, Pablo Milanés, Silvio Rodríguez , Javier Sotomayor, Kate Moss, Fito Páez, Danny Glover, Jack Nicholson, among other world personalities.

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