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El Tropical Cuban Restaurant

106 Hancock Bridge Pkwy W, Suite B8, Cape Coral, FL 33991-2090
+1 239-772-8858
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good38%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible13%
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“shredded pork” (3 reviews)
“empanadas” (3 reviews)
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Latin, Cuban, Caribbean, Spanish
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106 Hancock Bridge Pkwy W, Suite B8, Cape Coral, FL 33991-2090
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Reviewed 4 September 2017

We wandered into this unassuming strip mall location with no sign and two doors to confuse you. It was a cold night so we ordered chicken soup and some comfort food. The drinks passed our test for alcohol content, and prices were reasonable. I would...More

Thank Christine C
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

Don't let the strip mall location and lack of signage turn you away, this place is a great find. Dishes are enormous and tasty, we're not Cuban so we cannot attest to authenticity but we like the home cooking aspect of every dish we've tried....More

Thank Christine C
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

My roasted pork was very flavorful, tender, and juicy, but it was lukewarm when it arrived. My husband ordered the shredded pork, and the flavor was good but it was very dry. My son loved his tilapia, and the rice and beans were very good....More

Thank Angela S
Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

What a shame we loved the food here. On last visit we were served an order of peccadillo which is a spiced ground beef dish. Usually excellent here but it was actually putrid. It smelled like dead road kill and I couldn't get it out...More

Thank greggully
Reviewed 25 August 2016

When I asked a Cubana at my doctor's office if she could recommend a good Cuban restaurant in the area, this is where she suggested I should go. So a group of us decided to give them a try. It was indeed worth the visit....More

Thank owlskinner
Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

Still the best kept secret in Cape Coral. Large portions of deliciously cooked food. Everything I have tried has been great!

Thank greggully
Reviewed 27 June 2016

The food is good, and the lunch price is affordable, but service is slow, and the venue is dark-needs more lighting. Looks like it may be a great place to listen to great Cuban music on weekends, did not get a chance to experience.

Thank askjojo1
Reviewed 19 May 2016

Five of us had just returned from sailing to Cuba; this was our last get together before striking out our separate ways. The food was simple and straightforward and very good. The favorites of the night were the roasted chicken and the shredded pork. We...More

Thank madgardener55
Reviewed 25 March 2016

We were out shopping and decided to stop in for dinner. What a nice surprise. The food was very tasty. I had the shredded beef which was very, very good. My wife had the pork chops which were very flavorful but a bit tough to...More

Thank Henry D
Reviewed 19 February 2016

After hitting Publix for supplies this little place in the same strip mall caught our eye.....& two days later filled us up with goodness The cubano was the best we've ever tasted! The plate was served up hot with a really tasty filling between delicious...More

Thank rencar
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Restaurant Details

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    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$15
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 21:00
Monday
07:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 21:00
Thursday
07:00 - 21:00
Friday
07:00 - 02:00
Saturday
08:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 106 Hancock Bridge Pkwy W, Suite B8, Cape Coral, FL 33991-2090 (Formerly El Tropical Restaurant & Lounge)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Cape Coral
  • Phone Number: +1 239-772-8858
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