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Lil' Cuban Cafe - CLOSED

117 Painted Trillium Way, Trillium Cove Shopping Village, Townsend, TN 37882-4232
+1 865-738-3183
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  • Excellent85%
  • Very good11%
  • Average1%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
13 Jul 2014
“Closed..Not surprise!”
1 Apr 2014
Restaurant Hours Closed
Caribbean, Cafe, Cuban
$$ - $$$
117 Painted Trillium Way, Trillium Cove Shopping Village, Townsend, TN 37882-4232
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Reviewed 13 July 2014

I hate to see any business fail but, I'm not at all surprised and new it would be a matter of time based on my past experience hear as well as reading several negative reviews from others. The last time we were here and sent...More

Thank Topcat T
Reviewed 2 April 2014 via mobile

Business is closed and the building is for sale. This is sad since it was one of the best places to eat in Townsend. We had to find another place to eat.

Thank Agnostoman
Reviewed 25 February 2014

Can't say enough about the place. Food was outstanding. The place is clean and neat. Coming from New Jersey, where you can basically find any ethnic food you want, finding some foods in Tennessee can be challenging. Pizza, good bread, Portuguese are all a struggle....More

Thank renegadeslax
Reviewed 26 January 2014

Visited here with hopes of getting some good Cuban food. The taste was good, somewhat stingy on the meat for the sandwich. The tastes were fine just was hoping for something a bit more.

1  Thank SirBuckleyIII
Reviewed 3 January 2014

I liked the atmosphere, but the food not so much. I had the Cuban sandwich and the ham croquettes. the ham croquettes tasted like they were microwaved and from a box. The Cuban sandwich was extremely bitter and the meat seemed old.

1  Thank runningbiker
Reviewed 29 December 2013 via mobile

Word on the street says the owner has passed on the restaurant to his son. They never seem to be open when they say they're going to be open. Not sure what's going on.

1  Thank GatorGirl417
Reviewed 15 December 2013

I'm a regular visitor to Townsend and am always looking for good restaurants. I love Cuban food and eat it regularly in Atlanta and Miami. My wife is Cuban. So Lil' Cuban was a promising addition to Townsend. But my experience was a big disappointment....More

1  Thank ericAtlanta
Reviewed 4 December 2013

went past weekend got Cuban sandwich...they tasted sour like being soaked in pickle juice. my husand said it tasted like tuna fish..bingo that's just what it tasted like. service was great.... maybe off day on the food from Floridia.....never had a Cuban sandwich like that...More

2  Thank LisaBelle9323
Reviewed 11 November 2013

Very friendly owners, made our group of 5 bikers from Indiana feel like we were part of the family. The Cuban sandwich was out of this world. We will for sure be eating there again if we are any where close to Townsend in the...More

Thank Mr Smiley C
Reviewed 4 November 2013 via mobile

My husband is Cuban and we were surprised to find a Cuban Restaurant in Townsend. Food was great authentic. Service prompt and good. We would recommend to anyone who likes Cuban food or who would like to try new food.

Thank Charla P
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
USD 15
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 7:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 117 Painted Trillium Way, Trillium Cove Shopping Village, Townsend, TN 37882-4232
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Townsend
  • Phone Number: +1 865-738-3183
  • E-mail
We are located in the Trillium Cove Shopping Village right next door to Steve Norris's Art Studio. The cafe has three indoor dining areas,the Cafe Lobby, the Main Dining Room and the upstairs Party/Dining area. As an added bonus we also have the Cafe Patio outdoors where you can relax, enjoy your meal and take in the beautiful mountain views while listening to some of our favorite Cuban music.OPEN WEDNESDAY THRU SATURDAY 11AM TO 8PM SUNDAYS NOON TO 4PMCLOSED MONDAYS AND TUESDAYS
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