Its not easy to find 5-star luxury in Cuba the island is still developing. But you can find some of the best rum cocktails in the world here, and youll have a taste of Cubas glamorous past in every sip. While youre in Havana, make sure to order some drinks in the citys most storied bars.
Like many famous bars in Havana, Sloppy Joes hit its stride in the 1930s when it served as a hotspot for Americans that wanted a break from Prohibition in the United States. Clark Gable, John Wayne, and Spencer Tracy all made appearances here. This bar shut down after Castro came to power and Americans were no longer welcome.
Sloppy Joes reopened its doors in 2013, and its restoration carefully recreated the appearance of the original establishment. As soon as you walk in, youll notice the long, single-piece mahogany bar and cabinets well-stocked with liquor.
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