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Casa Mofongo Latin Grill

$$ - $$$
Caribbean, Latin, Spanish, Puerto Rican
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12001 Avalon Lake Dr, Orlando, FL 32828-7375
+1 407-203-6862
11:00 - 21:00
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All hours
Sun 11:00 - 22:00
Mon - Wed 11:00 - 21:00
Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Orlando, Florida
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29 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

nothing like eating mofongo at a great location. One thing i can say i was not impressed and the service was average. I would eat there again but the service would deter me from returning.

1 Thank garciarosario26
San Juan, Puerto Rico
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

Do not even bother to enter. After waiting one and half hour, we had to deal with a condescending server who did nothing. We left without food or refund. Again no "manager " to authorize a refund. Yes, this actually happened.

1 Thank c0c0si
Grand Island, Nebraska
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2016 via mobile

Honestly, we loved this restaurant! We visited Puerto Rico last year and have been craving Mofongo ever since! Our server was amazing and got us detailed directions on how to recreate it at home! We would definitely return here... Lovely community!

Thank Tiffany H
Orlando, Florida
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22 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2015 via mobile

They changed the name to "Sal y Pimienta" but its the same dog with a different collar...or worst...waited 1 1/2 hours for food and had to cancel and leave...everyone was upset about the long wait.! Even the server told us not to come back...hte place sucks..! Now for sure its a "never again"...

Thank joseha63
Orlando, Florida, United States
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145 reviews
142 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2015

I met up with a friend here a few weeks back and tasted the Cream of Plantain soup and added this place to my "To Do" list. Since my wife was busy studying and the reviews I read were mixed I thought I would venture out by myself tonight to see which reviews were more accurate. When I arrived, the... More 

1 Thank Mike P
Orlando, Florida
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22 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2015

Not what it used to be. Restaurant was sold about 6 months ago and quality of food and service has dropped...!

Thank joseha63
San Juan, Puerto Rico
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78 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2015

We had lunch at this place and cook delicious we ordered a good "Crema de Platano", "Bistec Encebollao", "Pastelon de Amarillos" and rice "manposteao" and it was delicious... and dessert dulce de papaya, cascos de guayaba and queso blanco, I recommend it.

Thank Cabret
Orlando, Florida
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88 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2015

They have yet to impress me. The service at lunchtime is super slow. I understand it's spanish food, but when the waitress speaks no English it makes it difficult asking for stuff. Like a napkin or extra dressing. Simple things. More than one occasion they have run out of bread. Not sure how you can eat a sandwich with no... More 

Thank BigPinkBang
Orlando, Florida
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47 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2015 via mobile

Don't guide yourself by the bad reviews. The quality and taste of the food is great and made fresh to order, hence perhaps the slight delay on the order. But is one of the best Puertorican cuisine restaurants in the area. Good ambiance and very clean. Take my word for it.

Thank Jon L
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25 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 March 2015

Food is disgusting. Rice looks dirty. Mofongo has no taste. The side salad is just lettuce with nothing else. The salad was basically a grab from prepackaged spring mix salad - no dressing, no extra, no tomato, no onions, nothing, not even salt or pepper to dress the thing up.The chicken was over cooked with no flavor. The beans were... More 

Thank Nais9110

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Caribbean, Latin, Spanish, Puerto Rican
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12001 Avalon Lake Dr, Orlando, FL 32828-7375
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Orlando
  • Phone Number: +1 407-203-6862

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