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Padrino's Cuban Bistro

13586 Village Park Dr, Suite 304, Orlando, FL 32837-7686
+1 407-251-5107
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Caribbean, Latin, Spanish, Cuban, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
13586 Village Park Dr, Suite 304, Orlando, FL 32837-7686
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Went with my son for a casual dinner and there was a 20-minute wait on a Saturday night. After we were seated we got our drink order fairly quickly but that's where the service ended. It was hard to get her attention through the night...More

Thank Wilma R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I've been to Orlando twice. And this restaurant 3 times. The staff is super friendly and helpful when it comes to the menu. They help.a non Cuban to understand what the dishes are. The arroz con pollo is awesome. Their fried plantains that they being...More

Thank galenight01
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Last Saturday was my first time at the restaurant and let me tell you it was such a good experience, I had the coconut mojito and my boyfriend the Hatuey (the Cuban beer) so delicious, the service was great everyone was so nice and the...More

Thank Karina G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went for lunch in a strip mall environment which seems pretty normal for the area - not terribly crowded. Enjoyed a mojito which was good. The plantain chips are yummy and complimentary. I had the skirt steak salad and my husband had the Cubano....More

Thank Pat G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food here was amazing, the staff authentic and friendly, recommend this place highly. For me Cuban food is a hit or miss, this was definitely a hit!! We went to the one near Sunny Isle, not Orlando...

Thank areyoukiddingTA
Reviewed 9 February 2018

Perfect stop for travelers returning to Orlando from the Space Coast. We'd spent the day at NASA and Merritt Island Wildlife Refuge and found this place through TripAdvisor. Had the Cuban Sampler and 2 terrific sandwiches. Lots of variety. Our 11-year old daughter - timid...More

Thank 139leb6
Reviewed 8 February 2018

Try the skirt steak. Very good. The staff are all really nice. The plantains are great as chips with a garlic sauce

Thank JHS6223YL
Reviewed 7 February 2018

Awesome Cuban restaurant located in a newer strip mall. Service is excellent. Staff are friendly and food is spot-on. Happy drink and appetizer specials are a nice bonus.

Thank CoolGeek2013
Reviewed 17 January 2018

We usually go to Padrino's in Hallandale but since we were in Orlando we thought that we would give it a try.

Thank SueM1017
Reviewed 17 January 2018

I find them to be a bit pricey for the quality in food. I've tasted better Cuban cuisine. I would say the taste is average. Atmosphere is nice.

Thank Johannalopezrs1
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Cheryl D
25 July 2016|
Response from Joe B |
I believe they do. Call restaurant for confirmation.
Wjlliam V
23 July 2016|
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Response from Scott V | Reviewed this property |
We went at dinner and enjoyed the atmosphere and food. We are not experts on Cuban food.
23 April 2016|
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Response from Michelle B | Reviewed this property |
The last time I was there when they had musicians it was a Friday. I believe they have performers on Fridays and Saturdays. If you're planning to go another night you would want to check with the restaurant as others have... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 20
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13586 Village Park Dr, Suite 304, Orlando, FL 32837-7686
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Orlando>  > Hunters Creek
  • Neighbourhood: Hunters Creek
  • Phone Number: +1 407-251-5107
  • E-mail
With a long list of positive press and great reviews since its opening, Padrinos Cuban Bistro prides itself on preparing authentic Cuban dishes ranging from Palomilla Steak and Seafood Paella, to the original style Cuban sandwich. Also well known for their signature desserts, the restaurant can offers favorites such as the Cuban Flan and Tres Leches, a homemade semi-sponge cake saturated in a sweet combination of three milks.
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