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Fernandez The Bull Cuban Cafe & Bar

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner
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APPETIZERS‎
Optional sides available
9.50
Cuban Nachos
Thin sliced fried plantains (tostones) topped w/ marinated chicken or beef & covered Fernandez cheese sauce.
8.99
Calamares de la Casa
Calamares‎ are cooked & seasoned in Spanish tomato sauce w/ peppers & onions.
7.99
Chicken Wings
Our version of an old favorite. Chicken wings are cooked then tossed gently in our famous Fernandez hot sauce.
4.99
Corquettas de la Casa
Hand rolled & seasoned croquettas. Not the typical, ham is blended w/ chopped onions & other spices then fried until golden brown. 4 per order.
4.00
Tamal en Hojas
Traditional Spanish Style tamal. hand rolled & served w/ our famous Fernandez hot sauce.
7.99
Garbanzos Salteados
Cuban style garbanzo bean soup. Blended w/ chorizo & seasoned in spanish tomato sauce.
SALADS‎
8.99
Fernandez Salad
Fresh lettuce topped uniquely w/ sliced chorizo, pork then blended w/ peas, capers, onions, & our Famous Fernandez Hot Sauce. Served w/ Senora Fernandez homemade house dressing.
8.99
Spanish Salad
Fresh lettuce topped w/ tuna, sardines, peas, capers & onions then our famous Fernandez hot sauce. Served w/ your choice of dressing.
10.99
Marinated Chicken Salad
Fresh lettuce mixed w/ tomato, onions, capers & white American cheese. Then topped w/ our slow marinated grilled chicken breast. Served w/ your choice of dressing.
7.99
Chef Salad
Fresh lettuce topped w/ sliced ham, chorizo, white American cheese & onions. Served w/ your choice of dressing.
7.49
Traditional House Salad
Fresh lettuce topped w/ tomato, onions, capers & white American cheese. Served w/ your choice of dressing.
11.99
Churrasco Steak Salad
Our mouth watering marinated Churrasco Steak is sliced & served on a bed of fresh lettuce, tomato, onion, capers & white American cheese. Served w/ your choice of dressing.
SANDWICHES‎
8.25
Cuban Sandwich
Full Cuban Sandwich w/ roast pork, ham, cheese, pickles & mustard. Pressed until golden & crispy
7.25
Midnight Sandwich
Also known as Media Noche. Full sandwich prepared same as Cuban but w/ sweet bread
8.25
Pork Sandwich
Full roast pork sandwich w/ onions, topped w/ potato sticks. Pressed until golden & crispy
8.75
Steak Sandwich
Full sandwich w/ Palomilla Steak topped w/ tomato & potato sticks. AKA Pan con Bistec
8.25
Spanish Sausage Sandwich
Full Sandwich w/ sliced chorizo & onions topped w/ potato sticks.
8.50
Roger Sandwich
Full sandwich w/ sliced chorizo, onions & cheese topped w/ Fernandez Hot Sauce
8.50
Chicken Sandwich
Full chicken sandwich w/ marinated chicken breast. Topped w/ onion, tomato & potato sticks.
7.25
Cheese +0.50
Cuban Hamburger
Full sandwich w/ sliced chorizo, onions & cheese topped w/ Fernandez Hot Sauce
LUNCH SPECIALS‎
7.99
Rice +0.99
Cuban Sandwich Special
Half Cuban sandwich w/ black beans.
8.99
Palomilla Special
Lunch portion Palomilla Steak served w/ side salad & fries.
10.99
Flounder Special
Filet of Flounder pan fried & topped w/ garlic cilantro sauce. Served w/ black beans & rice.
7.99
Rice +0.99
Fernandez Hot Wing Special
Traditional chicken wings served w/ Fernandez flavor & tossed in our Famous Fernandez Hot Sauce. Served w/ black beans & rice.
7.99
Rice +0.99
Pork Sandwich Special
Half pork sandwich w/ black beans.
9.25
White meat +1.00
Pollo a la Cubana Special
Roasted quarter chicken served w/ black beans & rice.
8.99
Pork Chop Special
Marinated pork chops topped w/ grilled onions. Served w/ black beans & rice.
9.99
Roast Pork Special
Our most popular item. slow roasted marinated pork served in lunch portion w/ black beans & rice.
8.95
Cuban Tacos
Cuban version of a tasty favorite. Two tacos shells filled w/ picadillo, lettuce, tomato & side of Fernandez cheese sauce. Served w/ with black beans & rice.
DINNER ENTREES‎
12.99
Lechon Asado
Slow roasted pork is marinated & cooked until tender. Then grilled to order & basted in garlic & lemon sauce.
10.99
Masistas de Puerco
Pork‎ chunks that have been marinated & slow cooked have been chopped & fried then covered in our Mojo sauce.
12.99
Chuletas de Puerco
Marinated pork chops pan fried then chopped w/ garlic & lemon sauce.
9.99
Picadillo a la Criolla
Slow cooked, seasoned ground beef blended w/ Spanish tomato sauce, chopped onion & red pepper.
12.99
Ropa Vieja
Translated is old clothes, this old Cuban favorite is shredded flank steak cooked in light Spanish tomato sauce w/ onions & green peppers.
12.99
Palomilla Steak
Lunch portion Palomilla steak served w/ side salad & fries translated is old clothes, this old cuban favorite is shredded flank steak cooked in light spanish tomato sauce w/ onion & green peppers.
15.99
Churrasco
Perfectly seasoned churrasco steak is seared to bring out mouth watering flavor then topped w/ our chef's special chimichurri sauce.
13.99
Vaca Frita
Shredded beef that has been slow cooked in the flavors of garlic & lemon. Served topped w/ grilled onions.
14.25
Bistec de Pollo a la Plancha
Boneless chicken breast, butterflied thin & marinated in our Mojo Sauce. Seared & topped w/ grilled onions.
14.99
Pollo Fernandez
Breaded & boneless chicken is seasoned in lemon & garlic then hand breaded & fried until golden brown. Topped w/ our Fernandez Cheese Sauce.
SIDE ORDERS‎
3.49
Sweet Plantains/ Platano Maduros
Ripe plantains sliced & fried until dark & tasty. This sweet favorite is a nice addition to any meal.
3.25
Tostones
Gold & crunchy plantains that have been sliced, cooked then smashed & fried until golden brown. Served w/ lemon, garlic sauce.
3.25
Yuca
This potato like side is boiled until soft the covered in fresh seared garlic sauce.
3.50
Fried Yuca
Also known as Yuca Frita, this tasty favorite is the crunchy fried version of boiled yuca 7 is served w/ lemon, garlic sauce for dipping.
2.50
French Fries
2.95
Black Beans
2.75
White Rice
4.99
Side Salad
Lettuce, tomato, onion.
2.95
Yellow Rice
5.50
Rice & Beans
WINES/BEER‎
Glass 6.25
Half pitcher 11.95
Full pitcher 15.95
Traditional Red Wine Blended in our House Recipe
Glass 6.25
Half pitcher 11.95
Full pitcher 15.95
Traditional White Wine Blended in our House Recipe
Glass 4.25
Half carafe 10.95
Full carafe 3.95
House Red Wine
Walnut‎ Crest: Cabernet, Merlot
Glass 6.25
Half pitcher 11.95
Full pitcher 15.95
House White Wine
Walnut Crest: Chardonnay, Pinot Grigio, White Zinfandel
2.99
Domestic Beer
Bud, Bud Light, Miller, Miller Lite, Michelob Ultra, Coors light, O'douls.
3.99
Imported Beer
Modelo Especial, Modelo Negro, Corona, Corona Light, Heineken, Hatuey (Cuban beer), La Tropical (traditional Cuban beer).
KIDS MENU‎
Kids 12 & under.
All items served w/ French fries or white rice.
3.50
French fries
White rice
Grilled Cheese Sandwich
4.50
Cheese +0.50
French fries
White rice
Hamburger
4.75
French fries
White rice
Chicken Strips
3.99
French fries
White rice
Grilled Ham & Cheese Sandwich
DESSERTS‎
4.50
Scoop of vanilla ice cream +1.00
Bunuelos
Sweet Homemade Cuban dessert is hand rolled then fried & topped w/ special sauce.
4.75
Flan de la Casa
Nothing is more homemade than this. Still made completely by Senora Fernandez. This classic recipe ensures that this will be the best Flan you have ever had. Topped w/ grated coconut.
4.50
Guava Cheesecake
Classic style cheesecake topped w/ guava.
4.75
Mango & Cream
Decadent mangos are sliced & served w/ scoop of vanilla ice cream.
4.75
Tres Leches
Translated as "Three Milks". This unique cake is smothered in sweet creams & topped w/ icings.
3.25
Vanilla Ice Cream
Two scoops of vanilla ice cream w/ chocolate sauce & cherry.
About
This is the new Fernandez the Bull located at the North East corner of Pine Ridge Road and Livingston Road.
PRICE RANGE
$5 - $19
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
CUISINES
Caribbean, Latin, Spanish, Cuban
FEATURES
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Reservations
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Never have a bad meal here and Karen is an amazing server. Get a picture with the bull and the bread is so good.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Adventurer174402
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As we just arrived in town, we were seeking some Cuban food, hearing how the Naples area has some local family transplants with restaurant locations of their Cuban and Miami roots. Fernandez’s was quality cuisine, and fair pricing. The Cubano was full of flavor and...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank corazyclan
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went here with some family while on vacation. The food came out really fast and was excellent. Service was awesome. Highly recommend.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank V2956HJemilyf
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

On the way from Fort Lauderdale to Tampa. Needed a stop for lunch and was craving Cuban food. They have great lunch specials I had 1/2 a Cuban Sandwich with beans and my friend had the Fernandez salad. Both were great. The table next to...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank RjF-LA
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We did not enjoy our food. The flavor just did not taste right. I'm sorry. We may give it another chance, but we are not anxious to go back.

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Sue L
Reviewed May 21, 2019

By far the best Cuban restaurant in town, forget Rumba (way overpriced)..... great food and service, join the crowd outside for al fiasco dinning....

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank KenE1502
Reviewed April 18, 2019 via mobile

Our dinners were delicious, the service was great, the mojitos were yummy & the prices reasonable. I had chicken and my husband had the steak special. Both were great, along with the sides: tostones, moras, yellow rice & sweet plantains. Our waiter, Alex was very...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank ABC6630
Reviewed April 16, 2019

I'm always tentative to write a negative review when historical reviews were mostly positive. Environment is generally pleasant with a Cuba motif. Service was good at first. Had drinks while awaiting meal. We noticed a couple who arrived afterwards was served ahead of us. Thought...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank BHOSupporter
Reviewed April 11, 2019 via mobile

The Best Cuban Restaurant I’ve ever been in my life. Great service, the food insuperable. Try las mariquitas, churrasco, chicken steak, Cafe tres leches.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank PR-52
Reviewed April 7, 2019 via mobile

The view from outside is totally banal. Just another restaurant in a strip mall, but once inside, it’s a different place. Beautiful photos from Old Havana, the front end of an old Chevy and a big statue of a bull outside. The staff is very...More

Date of visit: April 2019
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kylewU4065PZ
January 21, 2018|
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Response from Jennifer F | Property representative |
Hi, we don't have something that marks the gluten free items in our menus but yes, we have more than the salads as a gluten free like our chickens plates, porks and many more, please ask to your server or manager and they... More
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266lesleyd
November 8, 2016|
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Response from Frank F | Property representative |
I would suggest you go to the google pages of both restaurants. Each location has a 360 virtual tour feature that actually allows you to walk through the entire location! The new location at 3375 Pine Ridge Rd Naples FL... More
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teddybee1
February 7, 2015|
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Response from Jennifer F | Property representative |
We are definitely open in North Naples. Located across from Sams at the intersection of Immokalee Rd and Airport rd. Our other location in East Naples was closed in preparation to expand into a larger location coming in... More
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