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437 Central Ave, St. Petersburg, FL 33701-3808
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09:00 - 01:00
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Mon - Thu 09:00 - 21:00
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St. Petersburg, Florida
2 reviews
Reviewed 14 February 2017

The pork dinner is absolutely the best. The meat is tender, flavorful and the portion is very generous. The side of green beans is far from plain. The service is friendly, helpful and timely. I just wish they had the mashed potatoes on the weekend.

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Thank helenbR3823WS
Maple Shade, New Jersey
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 February 2017

Last year we found this no frills Cuban food place. Both the pork and the ground beef meats are very good. Yellow or white rice and green beans or plantains make a great sides. Very generous portions.

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Thank Bill A
St. Petersburg, Florida
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 17 January 2017

If you are looking for a quick cuban bite, then this would be a good option. If you are looking for something authentic, however, keep walking past and go to Bodega a little further down Central Ave

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Thank danbarista
St. Petersburg, Florida
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24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 November 2016

Excellent Caribbean cuisine served very casually. Also available for catering and would recommend them for casual backyard parties that you don't feel like supplying food for.

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Thank Conservative_Blonde
St. Petersburg, Florida
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 28 July 2016

I go in the morning for coffee it is always hot and fresh... The guy behind the counter is always very sweet.

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Thank mickvell
St. Petersburg, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 27 July 2016

met a friend for a coffee date, I ordered Cuban coffee for $2.95 for a small. was disappointed because the coffee was cold and I felt that it was over priced for the size of coffee cup.

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St. Petersburg, Florida
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12 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 July 2016

The atmosphere was okay considering a big WAWA gas station next door and a very busy road very close to the front door.

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Thank Eric T
Tallahassee, Florida
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28 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 June 2016

Only open for breakfast and lunch hours so go early. We saw this place the evening before out taking a stroll with our pups and they were already closed for the day. My Hubby loves me so much he remembered and took us back there the next day!! Delicious!! We had the Ropa Vieja and also Masitas del puerco Nom.... More 

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Thank Enigma O
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Reviewed 2 June 2016

Had real authentic Spanish food for a very good price and they had a very warm feeling in the place. Loved it

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Thank chasity b
St. Petersburg, Florida
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95 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 May 2016

This is a great place to run and grab a quick quality meal. Especially during a lunch hour. Food is fresh and hot bar is ready to go with Cuban selections. it is a small place to dine inside bar style, or outside at one of the small tables. I prefer to grab and take back to the office for... More 

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Thank Christine C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Latin, Caribbean, Cuban
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
09:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 21:00
Thursday
09:00 - 21:00
Friday
09:00 - 01:00
Saturday
09:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 437 Central Ave, St. Petersburg, FL 33701-3808
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  St. Petersburg

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