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Gordo's Downtown

1907 W Pensacola St, Tallahassee, FL 32304-3224
+1 850-576-5767
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good44%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“croquetas” (3 reviews)
“fries” (11 reviews)
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American, Latin, Cuban, Caribbean, Spanish
$$ - $$$
1907 W Pensacola St, Tallahassee, FL 32304-3224
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Three people walk into a restaurant... We had our choice of tables on a quiet Saturday pre-lunch rush. We were quickly greeted and served our iced tea. Ordered a Chicken Philly, La Gordita and an El Gordo, along with croquetas and fries for the table....More

Thank grrprr
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

My family recently drove through Tally to see how it has changed since my husband and I went to FSU and we debated on which restaurant we wanted to go back to and Gordos was top of mind. The atmosphere is a hole in the...More

Thank AKBftmyers
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Great lunch! This authentic Cuban food restaurant is excellent. It takes me back to my grandmother & mom's cooking growing up in Puerto Rico. Food is absolutely delicious. The arroz con pollo (chicken & rice) was perfect.

Thank RaphaelASr
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

Ordered Lechon asado, and 3 Cuban sandwiches , with sides of maduros for $45. Service was good. 👍👍👍👍

Thank amigo009
Reviewed 7 June 2017

Steak sandwich was basically a dry slab of meat with dry bread and over-seasoned (read: salty) fries. The rellena was over-cooked and dry. So...if you are the type of person who has overactive salivary glands, this will dry you right up. Maybe the other dishes...More

Thank Lord H
Reviewed 5 June 2017

The food, service and atmosphere was all top notch and the prices were reasonable. It was easy to get to and park and the staff was attentive and professional.

Thank Steve H
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Not sure how this place stays in business. The waitress was more worried about her boyfriend at the bar than us! She completely missed my wife's order...so no food came out to her. She never came to fill up my drink. I had to go...More

Thank Lawdoc2000
Reviewed 10 May 2017

We've been to Gordo's at least 10 times during the four years our son attended FSU, and every time was a winner. Gordo's lives up to what it's supposed to be: a laid back, inexpensive, tasty Cuban restaurant. For that it gets 5 stars. Service...More

Thank Jamie G
Reviewed 6 May 2017

I came here with a group of friends for graduation weekend so everything was packed. it's free for all seating but we managed it to get a table fairly quickly. The waitress was a college student and very nice. Overall decent food and okay service...More

Thank Alan N
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Gordo's is a great place to enjoy a cold drink, great food, and friendly servers. Sometimes they have live music on the outside deck. We go to Gordo's often and take all of our friends from out of town there to eat and drink. (And...More

Thank Catrina S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Television, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1907 W Pensacola St, Tallahassee, FL 32304-3224
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Tallahassee
  • Phone Number: +1 850-576-5767
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