We at Tropico Mofongo pride ourselves to deliver fresh hot high quality food with authentic Puerto Rican and Dominican flavors at the best PRICES! We serve breakfast, lunch and dinner daily with a buffet like setting and a la carte options. Open to all who enjoy good latin food at reasonable prices.
We offer delicious quality food and for us it's all very simple, we select only fresh & natural ingredients.
Our chef prepares an extensive menu to dine-in or take-out ....all with that home like flavor for those who love and enjoy our Latin culture.
Centrally located between Orlando and Kissimmee, it's convenient for locals and travelers. We are just 12 minutes from the Orlando Convention Center and 13 minutes from Disney World!
Come today and try our famous Mofongo at Tropico Mofongo.
Mofongo? what is it?
Delicious plantain based dish fried & mashed w/ garlic and chicken broth Place of Origin: Puerto Rico Course: Main course Serving temperature: Hot Main ingredient(s): Plantains Variations Mangú, Fufu, Tacacho Popular throughout: Puerto Rico & Dominican Republic
Mofongo (Spanish pronunciation: [moˈfoŋgo]) It is typically made with fried green plantains mashed together in a pilón (which is a wooden mortar and pestle), with broth, garlic, olive oil, and pork cracklings or bits of bacon. It is often filled with vegetables, chicken, crab, shrimp, or beef and is often served with fried meat and chicken broth soup. Mofongo relleno is mofongo stuffed with stewed beef, pork, chicken or seafood, with stewed sauce poured over.
Other version It is also possible to make mofongo with cassava, breadfruit, ripe plantains, or a combination of cassava, green plantains, and ripe plantains called trifongo.
Come to Tropico Mofongo and enjoy this delicious and nutritional caribbean dish ....you'll love it!