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El Pilon

4650 S Cleveland Ave, Fort Myers Beach, FL 33907-1309
+1 239-936-0057
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Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good27%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible13%
Travellers talk about
“mofongo” (5 reviews)
“roast pork” (2 reviews)
“yellow rice” (2 reviews)
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Caribbean, Puerto Rican, Latin
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4650 S Cleveland Ave, Fort Myers Beach, FL 33907-1309
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Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Oh how I miss my Puerto Rican food.... I had been craving a good mofongo for a while! Thanks for making this happen for me!

Thank yelhsa_57
Reviewed 3 May 2017

High recommendations from Driver! The food was delicious--unusual fare and nice prices. Service was good--we were there in the late afternoon and it wasn't very busy, but we are told that at times you can't get near the place which is always a great reckie!...More

Thank candidhoney
Reviewed 1 April 2017

Authentic Puerto Rican food. Reasonable prices, quality and quantity. The rice was flaky, the beans were not salty and the hot sauce and galic vinaigrette kick them up a notch. The pork was not fatty and I got a good portion w caramilized onions. Miguel

Thank mpagan58
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

my order came out awful, I ordered wings and they came out so hard and burnt, also the lady said the beers were 2for1 but she charged us for both. never again, you want real Spanish food go to Cilantros in Punta Gorda or the...More

Thank taishaaa
Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

I love this place. The women behind the counter or at your table are always personable and genuine. The food is like grandma's. DELICIOUS. In a part of the world (SW FL) where everything is either a Cuban or a Mexican joint (no hate there...More

Thank CalliopeKillDrive
Reviewed 23 March 2016 via mobile

First & foremost, you need to know that they only offer carry-out after 6:30pm. This isn't advertised anywhere. So, heads-up. The food was so-so. We went to this restaurant based on an average 4-5 stars from Google, Yelp, and Urbanspoon. My mom and I had...More

Thank James N
Reviewed 21 March 2016 via mobile

Exceptional service and a wide array of flavorful choices are the standouts of this small, casual restaurant. One thing that needs to be publicized is the fact that the hours of operation are incorrectly listed on social media outlets. We sat down shortly after 6p...More

Thank Stacey L
Reviewed 29 December 2015

I recently visited Puerto Rico for the first time and Pinchos are the best way to eat chicken ( it's basically chicken skewers on the grill with spices and BBQ) Anyways El Pilon doesn't have these, but the rest of the menu is dead on...More

Thank helluvabock
Reviewed 27 December 2015

The food,service and staff are fantastic this is truly authentic Puerto Rican food .The food here will leave your taste buds dancing. The Mofungo is as good as my mother made. This is a family restaurant.To All my Naples friends please try El Pilon its...More

Thank Fiddlerfilms
Reviewed 18 November 2015

At first glance El Pilon looks a little frightening but remembering that the best restaurants (and I use that phrase loosely) in PR were the ones on the side of the road that looked much worse I took the chance and boy was I glad....More

Thank Steven B
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Response from candidhoney | Reviewed this property |
I went to their website and it appears to be the only location
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Caribbean, Puerto Rican, Latin
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 - 20:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 20:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 20:00
Thursday
11:30 - 20:00
Friday
11:30 - 20:00
Saturday
11:30 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4650 S Cleveland Ave, Fort Myers Beach, FL 33907-1309
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Fort Myers Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 239-936-0057
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