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Aguila Sandwich Shop

3200 W Hillsborough Ave, Tampa, FL 33614-5929
+1 813-876-4022
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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“media noche” (7 reviews)
“empanadas” (7 reviews)
“cuban sandwich” (22 reviews)
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Latin, Cuban
3200 W Hillsborough Ave, Tampa, FL 33614-5929
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Way before a certain TV host came here, my family has been coming here for prob the best cuban ive had. Still very local and family oriented and cheap. You can go wring with a cuban and the roast prok is excelelnt too. The bread...More

Thank brianinboca
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

I have lived in tampa my entire life- my husband's family is from old ybor city and west tampa. I have lots of experience with Cuban, Spanish and Italian food - the food was average on this visit, service was not great. With so many...More

1  Thank neonargy
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

Definitely worth the trip. Great Cuban sandwiches and empanadas, waiter was fun and his recommendations were on point. Sweet plantains were perfectly done. Dining area and storefront has been renovated since I was here last, nice atmosphere.

Thank John S
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Went here due to Man V Food and glad we did. Media Noche is the sandwich to get and have some ham croquettes as a nice surprise app!!...Bill paying for a group was unusual for us but staff was amazing and would easily return if...More

Thank CoachK2525
Reviewed 12 July 2017

A true hidden gem. The coffee is to die for!! The sandwiches are huge, so don't let the small, medium and large fool you.

Thank Maureen L
Reviewed 10 July 2017

When the family owned La Ideal, it was the best cuban sandwich shop in town. When it sold, we were lost for a while. Now, Mario, Jr., has opened Aguila's a little further north on Hillsborough Avenue. And, this past year, the restaurant was totally...More

Thank gcubedhockey
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

Been coming here for years, food is always good!!! Love the frita cubana, cafe con leche, and Cuban sandwiches. Mario is my best friend and gives excellent service!!! He puts on a great show and everyone loves him. You have to visit this place!

Thank jetersgirl
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

Been here several times. The make a Killer Cuban Sandwich. The place has been recently remodeled and looks great. Very busy breakfast and lunch restaurant. You can not go wrong here and won't be disappointed.

Thank royalpalmshade
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

So good! So nice! What a treat! If you're in Tampa you must eat here! The Cuban sandwich, Noche Media, Bistec, Pollo! The espresso! Everything was delicious. Everyone in including the other patrons were friendly and welcoming. My belly and heart are happy.

Thank EALaF
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

We stopped here for Cuban sandwiches and were happy to find great sides as well. The Cuban sandwiches were excellent and bigger than we expected. We also tried several of the sides out as well. The stuffed potato was my favorite but the devil crab...More

Thank Andrea I
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
06:00 - 16:00
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3200 W Hillsborough Ave, Tampa, FL 33614-5929
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Tampa
  • Phone Number: +1 813-876-4022
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