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Padrino's Cuban Cuisine

801 S University Dr Ste J105, Plantation, FL 33324-3367
+1 954-476-5777
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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Latin, Spanish, Cuban, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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801 S University Dr Ste J105, Plantation, FL 33324-3367
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1 - 10 of 332 reviews

Reviewed 1 May 2018

The place is very good and offers good service. The food is a bit pricey but good portions. I like the Shredded beef with black beans and white rice. But I have also tried their Cuban steak sandwich and was very pleased.

Thank Leidy G
Reviewed 19 April 2018

We were actually looking for another place and was speaking to a man walking his dog and asking directions and he said if you want better food then where we were headed he recommended Padrino's. So we went there and the food was good, nothing...More

Thank Joseph H
Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

Loved the griot! Good service. Friendly wait staff, and the service was unobtrusive. Will definitely be back for more!!

Thank Jonny J
Reviewed 22 March 2018

First off our server spoke VERY softly and VERY fast so we couldn't catch everything she said. Did catch some of the specials. We decided on Roast Pork and Chicken Jarinera. Both were OK but the black beans were excellent. Not many other customers in...More

Thank eleanorl671
Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

We really enjoyed this restaurant. We were looking for really Cuban food while we were in south Florida. This place was a wonderful choice.

Thank KarenXYZ
Reviewed 13 March 2018

The food was excellent. The beans were flavored beautifully. At our table we had cuban sandwiches and lechon sandwiches which were excellent. The tostones were excellent as well. Service was good as well. We will be back when we visit the area again.

Thank Maria B
Reviewed 5 March 2018

Every time we have a cruise out of Ft. Lauderdale, we stay at the nearby Hampton Inn and get our Cuban fix at Padrino's. This was our 5th time eating at Padrino's - it will probably our last. We ordered a Cuban sandwich, a roasted...More

1  Thank magic_carpets
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

This family owned and operated restaurant in the heart of Plantation is a must, on your top restaurants to visit! No matter what occasion or just a night out for great food! Cuban cuisine that simply melts in your mouth. My favorite is lechon as...More

1  Thank cathyjeancj
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Growing up in Hialeah, i know Cuban food. Had a party of 15 - half were clients. The restaurant was empty yet they setup a table For us right in front of the kitchen - noisy. Really?? You have a huge restaurant and set us...More

Thank Stephanie R
Reviewed 28 February 2018

We were back in the area this year, and ate at Padrino's again. We were not disappointed. We had the same server from last year, who ironically remembered me. We ordered what he suggested, and the food was fantastic. This time the service was slow...More

1  Thank grtchris
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Business meetings, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 801 S University Dr Ste J105, Plantation, FL 33324-3367
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Broward County  >  Plantation
  • Phone Number: +1 954-476-5777
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