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El Mambo

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4716 Del Prado Blvd S, Cape Coral, FL 33904-9622
239-542-9995
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Cape Coral, Florida
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37 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Great Cuban food for super cheap prices. The service can vary, sometimes great, sometime not so much, but the food makes it worth the trip!

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Thank sdv123
Raleigh, North Carolina
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Wow... I was down in Cape Coral to visit family and I had not had cuban food in a very long time. I did not know too many places around so I google searched. El Mambo came up and the prices were very reasonable! I decided to order for the family. We called ahead and then went to pick up.... More 

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Thank Alexis K
Cape Coral, Florida
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12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

food is great,fruit smoothies and cuban coffee at a great price...need i say more,and daily specials

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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121 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Very good food. Cuban sandwich was great. Ropa vieja was great. Tostones and black beans & rice were a perfect compliment to the ropa vieja. Good prices, good food. I would definitely go back. We went on a Friday night and we were one of 4 groups. It wasn't busy, but the food was tasty.

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Thank EJsgirl527
Fort Myers, Florida
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78 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

They really know how to cook pork. And the yucca with garlic butter sauce can not be beat. Fresh mango shakes that are scrumptious .. Oh and dont forget to save some room for the flan.

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Thank Q6350SEdavidb
Fort Myers Beach, Florida
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378 reviews
287 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 137 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had to give the chivo a try ... most excellent ... it's served there every Friday nite ... chivo y vino for two is about $30 they also have the traditional Cuban breakfast ... their pastry shop is next door and has great pastries as well as b'fast and lunch gotta go back

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Thank sinbad5520
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2016 via mobile

I've been coming to Mambos for years. Mostly lunch with friends or coworkers, and it's phenomenal every time. The Cafe con Leche is out of this world and their Cuban Sandwich is stacked with meat and cheese and can barely be eaten by one person. They have wonderful sides like fried plantains and black beans and rice. Good old fashioned... More 

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Thank Collin W
Bridgend, United Kingdom
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67 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016

This is an ok place if you like eggs and there were loads on the plate and the bacon was dry, would not return.

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Thank Tracey W
Amarillo, Texas
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2016

The best breakfast value I have ever seen. Three eggs a pile of bacon and Cuban toast and coffee. Can't wait to go back

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Thank wojo2015
Cincinnati, Ohio
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16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2016

Went for lunch. Food was excellent, service was typical of a latin eatery, not fast but not too slow, more laid back. This place seems to be frequented by mostly Latino people, which to me says "authentic". That is what we look for in ethnic restaurants. The picadillo was excellent. The only down side is they only serve soft drinks... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Latin, Cuban, Caribbean
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4716 Del Prado Blvd S, Cape Coral, FL 33904-9622
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Cape Coral
  • Phone Number: 239-542-9995

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