Castro's daughter at Cuba Libre

Mariela Castro and Cuba Libre chef Guillermo Pernot with Equality Forum's Malcolm Lazin (seated). Castro's husband, Paolo Titolo, is photographing Cuba Libre's interior at left.

In town to accept an award from the Equality Forum for her gay-rights advocacy, Mariela Castro, daughter of Cuban President Raul Castro and niece of former President Fidel Castro, stopped for Sunday brunch at Cuba Libre in Old City with her husband. And plenty of security.

(What? You thought she went out for cheesesteaks at Geno's?)

Article about her appearance is here.