First we would like to Thank God and the pioneers of Smokies Cuban Cafe "Armando & Maria" We are a family owned and operated Authentic Cuban restaurant in the center of the Great Smoky Mountains. Carlos (The Chef) Born in Cuba and raised in Miami and learned to cook at a very young age making it his passion, after years of practice and hard work his two dreams were made a reality, East TN became home and he purchased this restaurant. All the food is cooked fresh from traditional Cuban recipes handed down from generations and with authentic ingredients. Our food is made fresh every morning and items are cooked when ordered. From a shot of Cuban cafesito to get you started in the morning to Pastelitos, Empanadas, Cuban Sandwich, Croquetas, Black Beans and Rice, Roasted Pork, Yuca, Tostones and much more. Smokies Cuban Cafe offers a plate to compliment everyones palate. There is dine in, take out and catering available. Don't eat fast food we offer competitive prices and daily specials on home cooked meals to satisfy both your desires and pocket. please come by and say Hello we would love to meet you! Gracias!
Our restaurant is available for private events: Birthday parties, business lunches, dinners, and more. We can also cater your next event with unique dishes made just for you! We would love to discuss how to be a part of your next event.
We refuse to compromise on quality in our restaurant. That's why we source our fresh ingredients from local vendors and farmers' markets and ship in any authentic ingredient needed.