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Review of Lil' Cuban Cafe - CLOSED

Lil' Cuban Cafe
Price range: $0 - $15
Cuisines: Cuban, Cafe
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Dining options: Breakfast, Late Night, Reservations
Description: 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
Reviewed March 13, 2013

We live an hour from Townsend and stopped for lunch while driving through, on our way to the Smokies.

The sandwiches were incredibly delicious. After most of the lunch crowd had left, we had a delightful conversation. with the owner. This was a surprisingly enjoyable lunch. I'm looking forward to having dinner there sometime. You can bring your own wine if you wish!

In the future this may be the primary purpose and destination of our drive to the Smokies.

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Thank Causeim50
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Eddie P, Guest Relations Manager at Lil' Cuban Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded March 16, 2013

Just wanted to drop you this short note to thank you for taking the time to review us; it means the world to us. We are always happy to hear that we are doing our jobs correctly and derive great satisfaction from knowing that you and your husband enjoyed your visit with us. By all means, please remember to drop bythe next time you visit beautiful Townsend Tennesee, we would love to see you guys again. Thank you so much for allowing us to serve you. Until then, Muchas Gracias!

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Reviewed March 9, 2013

We stopped in to try this place while staying in Townsend. I had the Cuban and my husband had the Cujo- both were great, and large, pork sandwiches. We have 5 kids, their meals were large portions as well.
The highlight I must say was the dessert! We had the Dulcecito Cubanito (Cuban Sweetie). This dessert was absolutely fabulous!! We'd go back just for it!
Great customer service, very friendly.
We highly recommend stopping in!
The Robinson Family

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Eddie P, Guest Relations Manager at Lil' Cuban Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded March 16, 2013

Mrs Robinson, thank you so much for taking the time to share your thoughts with all of us; we really appreciate it!. We are dilghted that you guys enjoyed eating with us and we agree that the Cuban sweetie dessert is indeed worth the drive! I also wanted to compliment you and your husband on your family, your children were absolutely adorable and it was our pleasure serving your family. We look forward to your next visit!

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Reviewed March 9, 2013

Best Cuban restaurant in Tennessee! We've had Cuban food in lost of places in the u.s., this one rates up in the top. The servings are double sized, always go home with lunch for tomorrow

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Eddie P, Guest Relations Manager at Lil' Cuban Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded March 10, 2013

Hallie, thank you so much for taking the time to write us your review; it means the world to us! It was truly a pleasure meeting you, and we are so excited to hear that you enjoyed our food! At the end of the day, it is all about serving you and ensuring that we meet, and if possible, exceed all of your expectations! It was a pleasure meeting you, and we hope to see you again real soon!....until then, Muchas Gracias!

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Reviewed March 4, 2013

we went to cades cove for the day and stopped in the Trillium Cove Shopping Village for a minute to look around as it is fairly new to the area and we do not get up that way often. Most of the stores were closed, but the Lil' Cuban Cafe' was open so we decided to grab something to eat. The owner was so nice, even told us a little about how he became the owner of a resturant in this little town. The food was amazing!!! I would return there again, and will recommend anyone who asks to go check it out!

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Thank Kelly E
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Eddie P, Guest Relations Manager at Lil' Cuban Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded March 8, 2013

Kelly, just wanted to drop you a short note to thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts with all of us; it really means a lot to us! We are delighted that you enjoyed your visit with us and specially the food! We look forward to seeing you again real soon...from all of us here at the cafe, Muchas Gracias!.....

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Reviewed February 22, 2013

We've been trying to stop in for a year or so and finally made it! Very good food, nice portions, and reasonable priced. The service was great and the manage stopped in to check on us a couple of times. I got the Picadillo platter and my wife got the Cuban sandwich and shared it. Both dishes were excellent. We got the Cuban Sweetie dessert and it was great! We will be back for sure!

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Eddie P, Guest Relations Manager at Lil' Cuban Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded February 25, 2013

What a wonderful blessing it is for all of us to be able to enjoy the beauty of the Smokies; it truly is God's country! It was a pleasure meeting you both and we are very happy to hear that you enjoyed your visit with us and specially the food! We apprciate you taking the time to write us your review, and we want you to rest assured that we will never take you for granted....so you will find us in the backgroung working hard to continue to ear the business of all our valued customers. We look forward to your return!

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