The Surprises and Delights of Cuba’s Culinary Scene

Cuban food in the US, especially in Florida, is known to be delicious — Ropa Vieja, Cuban sandwiches, fried plantains — but unfortunately, the culinary scene on mainland Cuba doesn’t quite have the same reputation. I had heard lots of negative reviews about the food in Cuba, so my expectations were pretty low for my 9 day Intrepid Travel tour of the island.

Much to my surprise and delight, the food I ate in Cuba was delicious! Read about 3 memorable meals I experienced and how Cuba might surprise even the biggest of foodies on my latest collaboration with Intrepid Travel here.

Author: Megan Arz

I am a travel and food obsessed Midwesterner living in Chicago and dreaming of the world. I work as a full-time program manager for Greenheart Travel, but I am also committed to integrating the travel lifestyle into my every day routines. I am passionate about ethical travel, meeting new people, creating unique memories and eating local cuisine!

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