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Bongos Cuban Cafe

1498 E Buena Vista Dr, Orlando, FL 32830-8522
+1 407-828-0999
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good28%
  • Average17%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible11%
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Open Now
11:00 - 22:30All hours
Caribbean, Latin, Spanish, Cuban, Central American, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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1498 E Buena Vista Dr, Orlando, FL 32830-8522
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Surpassed expectations! Had so much fun. Jose Lopez, our server, was the best. I has the Churraacsco which was delicious. And the monitor, yum!

Thank AieaWahine
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was a great place for our family of 15 to have dinner. They have great Cuban dishes and there's dancing during dinner. They engage the kids and adults by encouraging them to get up and dance around the restaurant. It was a lot of...More

Thank Sanitysation
Reviewed 1 week ago

**We ate at the walk-up "Express"** We needed a quick lunch and decided to split one of the sandwiches. It was your typical Cuban sandwich. It was very good! The fries were nothing special - just your typical fries that come from your grocers freezer....More

Thank ericSSapp429
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This has become a favorite. Ceviche is fresh and tasty and is our fave. The show makes having dinner FUN. Cannot wait to return.

Thank Jeff C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I love Cuban food and were really excited about going to Bongos. I also found out that they have gluten free dishes as well. My son and I have Celiac Disease, so we need to eat gluten free. We had a reservation...More

Thank GlutenFreeCutie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came in for dinner we were seated right away. We first sat at the bar for a drink. It was a little uncomfortable sitting on the bongo seats at the bar but looked cute. Dinner was ok I just felt the food had no...More

Thank Sun236
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had been recommended to us to visit. Went for dinner setting very nice and good choice of food and drinks. Very disappointed at end of meal, plates were cleared without asking if we had finished and bill appeared without it being asked for. Bill gave...More

Thank John D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Service was bad for the price payed. The drinks were not good. No variety on the bar menu. Were seated on a dirty table, with food from the people that was seating therebefore us. Servers had no knowledge of menu and we were charged incorrectly...More

Thank narodpr
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great ambiance, great live music, great service! Food is amazing! Totally customer satisfaction, customer oriented staff. My waitress, Stephany, went out of her way to make me feel happy and at home. Best drinks at Disney Springs. Shhh! 😄 I always wind up at Bongo's,...More

Thank LuzM1948
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I'm not sure if the service provided is believed that customers have to accept it because of the owner names or the crowd just doesn't have any other Latin cuisine option around the Disney spring area. Whatever it is the food was not worth those...More

Thank Fam505
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Questions & Answers
15 May 2017|
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Response from Paris F | Reviewed this property |
I think they have floor shows throughout the day.
15 May 2017|
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Response from Vlk-707 | Reviewed this property |
I know there were birthdays going on. Seems like the dancers went to table and had group go in s sort of conga line
5 April 2017|
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Response from stewartjoslin | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I missed your question. I would not recommend it for a wedding dinner. It is a very active place and you may not hear each other. On the other hand, if you love loud, live Latin music, super food, good drinks and you... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 20 - US$ 30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1498 E Buena Vista Dr, Orlando, FL 32830-8522
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Orlando>  > Lake Buena Vista
  • Neighbourhood: Lake Buena Vista
  • Phone Number: +1 407-828-0999
  • This restaurant is at Walt Disney World
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