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Gordos Cuban Cuisine

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1415 Timberlane Rd, Tallahassee, FL 32312-1735
+1 850-727-5914
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11:00 - 22:00
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Sun 11:00 - 22:00
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Florida
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4 reviews
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Always a stop when we are in Tally. I ususally get the "Media Noche sandwiche and the wife likes the chicken wrap. The fries are the standard cuban shoestring ...alot of them in an order, so sharing is definitely a must. Grab a soda or tea and get your free take home Gordo's plastic cup that is a great gift... More 

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71 reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Was surprised at the poor quality meal. Perhaps just a bad night to go there? My daughter and I were in Tallahassee for history fair and saw a big good reviews and it was nearby. We are very familiar with quality Cuban food. I ordered a sangria which tasted something like a powdered mix. Worst I've ever had. My bistec... More 

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Thank cynthia c
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3 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoy going to Gordos often. The food is great. The servers are friendly. And it's just a fun place to be.

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

So I stayed in Tallahassee again and had the pleasure of been taken out to 'somewhere different'. Admittedly I've never been to Cuba, but have always fancied the idea and now even more so. If the atmosphere and food is anything to go by as a taster of Cuban cusine then it's a must for my bucket list. Great food,... More 

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Tallahassee
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Reviewed 21 February 2017

Heard so much and just had to go to Gordos today! It's so upbeat and happy with great service! The Croquetas were a great starter to share. The Cubano with fries, black beans and rice was enough for a couple of ladies to share. Highly approved! I had the grilled Pan Con Lechon which was very tasty. Black beans and... More 

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Thank EvelynBrown
D'Iberville, Mississippi
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4 reviews
Reviewed 19 January 2017

The Cuban was the best we have had!! The staff was very friendly and courtious, The prices were reasonable, when going through Talahassee again will definitely stop by again

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Thank lynneriik
Chickamauga, Georgia
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40 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Make sure you go to the Gordos off of Timberlane. Food is good & flavorful. Grilled cheese is amazing. Wish they had soup options. We have tried several items the few times we have been. Love the plantains. Decent sized portions. Side note, fries come out very salty.

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Thank EKHJ
Colorado Springs, Colorado
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Reviewed 13 January 2017

Stopped for lunch. Their assorted empanada plate was pretty good as an appetizer, but the rest of the food was a disaster, including what should have been a signature Cuban Sandwich - which in their case consisted of mainly sliced deli ham and a lot of mustard.

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Thank deevee2
Tallahassee, Florida
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Reviewed 5 January 2017

I have been going here for years and they by far have the best Cuban in town. There fries are also the best when they are fresh. Sometimes they can be a little soggy which puts me in a bad mode. Best way to eat the Cuban is to mix the Gordo sauce with the hot sauce and dip the... More 

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Tallahassee, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 December 2016

Gordo's is great, and they are one of my favorite places to dine at in Tallahassee. They make an awesome veggie cuban (with the switch of cucumbers and pickles for ham and pork). Their Yuca Friters are amazing, the fries are good, the coffee is great. The space is often crowded, and the service is always slow (I assume the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Latin, Cuban, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1415 Timberlane Rd, Tallahassee, FL 32312-1735
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Tallahassee
  • Phone Number: +1 850-727-5914

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?