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Padrino's Cuban Bistro

#41 of 2,918 Restaurants in Orlando
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Hunters Creek
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13586 Village Park Dr, Suite 304, Orlando, FL 32837-7686
+1 407-251-5107
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12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Fri 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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Mesa, Arizona, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Our family stopped into Padrinos after arriving in Orlando. We tried the croquetas as an appetizer and several entrees. My Pollo Asado was amazing. The chicken was marinated in herbs and was tender, moist and very flavorful. Everyone had to try some. The mohitos were delicious. The service very good, she was friendly, helpful and visited the table frequently. We... More 

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Port Jefferson, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Previously reviewed Padrinos on another visit, so we decided to try once again. Very pleased we did, Son had a great time as did the rest of our party of 11. Staff went out of there way to take care of us, although there where couple misses on the service I chalked it up to the size of our party.... More 

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Windermere, Florida
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My adult daughter and I ate hear last Sunday. There was a Japan Festival outside their doors, but they were oblivious and obviously understaffed. We were told there was a 20 minute wait and we were ok with that. However, there was no service in terms bar while we waited. We were seated in about 25 minutes. It was 3:08.... More 

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Thank Maria B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came here for a date and the service was great, the waiter was knowledgeable and fast. I got a mango mojito which was so delicious I have a new favorite drink it was not too strong but enough for me to want another just for the taste! My husband ordered the chicken and I got the Cuban sandwich which was... More 

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Thank J S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A few weeks ago i was searching for a restaurant in Orlando and happened to see this place. .....as soon as i landed went straight to this place for lunch. ....the experience was awesome, the moment you walk in the service is great , the personal super friendly. I had a few MOJITOS , then ordered the sampler appetizers. ..... More 

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Orlando, Florida
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have come here for about five years, and the food is always top notch. We are Cuban and the recipes are true old Cuban recipes. I've had the Paellas, creole shrimp, pork roast, Cuban flan, tres leches,chicken soup, mofongo,.... Everything is wonderful. The staff is Hispanic, but never a Cuban. Friday's and Saturdays there is live entertainment; usually a... More 

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came here with some friends for lunch after a long day of travel. The food was ok, nothing spectacular but nothing bad. The plantain chips were just ok. My dish was alright. Eh, it was just okay.

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Thank Cryptic_Tourist
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Looking for a Cuban food spot ? Well this is it, very good service , friendly staff , good food & decent prices!! Their lunch menu is awesome

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Thank Guillermo G
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My server was Raissa. Wow she was so amazing. She gave me a history of Padrinos and actually seemed to love her job. She offered recommendations. She was super friendly and checked on us as if she was checking on a family member. She made my drinks, I am a bartender and I am certainly picky she did a great... More 

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Thank Del C
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is not our first time to Padrino's, but it was our first time as a family. I forced my kids to do a "food adventure" and they enjoyed it! The HIGHS -Atmosphere - always relaxing -Pricing - our family of 5 ate for less than $100 -Appetizers - Tostones and empanadas to die for -Portions - we definitely had... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$10 - $20
Cuisine
Caribbean, Latin, Spanish, Cuban
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Romantic, Dining on a budget, Kids, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday
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
  • Neighborhood: Hunters Creek
  • Phone Number: +1 407-251-5107
Description
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?