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Gordo's Downtown

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1907 W Pensacola St, Tallahassee, FL 32304-3224
+1 850-576-5767
11:00 - 23:00
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Gordo's is a great place to enjoy a cold drink, great food, and friendly servers. Sometimes they have live music on the outside deck. We go to Gordo's often and take all of our friends from out of town there to eat and drink. (And watch the college kids.)

Thank Catrina S
Tallahassee, Florida
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Me and my friend went here on March 24th (Friday). The hours are supposed to be open until 1am. We arrived around 12:15 and sat at the bar. We were going to order food and a drink from the outside bartender but my friend wanted to move seats because there is a security camera right in your face when you... More 

Thank Zach V
Tallahassee, Florida
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 27 January 2017

great cubans and papa rellenos and mojo pork. feels like a hold in the wall but everything is so good.

Thank Melissa H
Baltimore, Maryland
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65 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 August 2016

If you like Cuban food, and why wouldn't you like Cuban food...this is definitely the restaurant to go to! The atmosphere is that of a dive bar/restaurant, but that just adds to the personality. The food is amazing...not just the Cuban Sandwich...try something else! The staff is very personable and the prices are great. We sat outside on a hot... More 

Thank Greg C
Tallahassee, Florida, United States
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28 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

A good spot for their hamburgers and mahi fingers. The mahi fingers are a must for me each time I visit this place. The decor is typical of college town setting, but the food makes up for the lack of appearance.

Thank Cris R
The Villages, Florida
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45 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

Drove by, looked interesting! We asked a woman seated next to us for a recommendation. She said all the sandwiches were great. My hubby had the Cubano and I had empanadas. We Shared. Great choice!

Thank Janegerryclark
Ft. lauderdale
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116 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 July 2016

This review deals with the nrothsdie location. The food is good and delivered at a fair price. Thursday is craft beer day so if you're a beer drinker that's the day to go!! The shopping center is busy so one might not be able to park directly at the door.

Thank paul t
West Palm Beach, Florida
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28 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

We were so excited to find a Cuban restaurant in Tallahassee, since we are Cuban. The empanadas were so amazing. We got the sampler plate and ended up ordering another one. We went for lunch and we loved our sandwiches. It tasted pretty authentic. Our waitress, Sierra was so sweet! She made sure we were happy and that our waters... More 

Thank RC143
Tallahassee, Florida
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58 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 June 2016

The food was at best bland and not worth the energy to go there and the service I experienced there recently has definitely sealed the deal. I will not go back. There are other Cuban food options in Tallahasssee. I recommend skipping this place. When I arrived no one greeted nor acknowledged my presence at the bar. Meanwhile all three... More 

Thank Fabiola925
2 reviews
Reviewed 17 May 2016

The inside dining area is loud and the tables are crowded together. The service was slow to start and didn't get much better. I think this place is geared more to the student population than mature adults. This place was recommended by some people that we were out with and they felt the same about the experience as we did.

Thank Tammy C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Latin, Cuban, Caribbean, Spanish
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Television, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1907 W Pensacola St, Tallahassee, FL 32304-3224
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Tallahassee
  • Phone Number: +1 850-576-5767

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?