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Mr Empanada

3953 W Kennedy Blvd, Tampa, FL 33609-2721
+1 813-872-6233
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Overview
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good31%
  • Average26%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
5 Aug 2018
“Great Fresh Empanadas”
11 Jul 2018
“Crab empanada, please.”
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Caribbean, Latin, Fast food, Spanish, Cuban
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3953 W Kennedy Blvd, Tampa, FL 33609-2721
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1 - 10 of 17 reviews

Reviewed 5 August 2018

We decided to take some home and we ended up eating some there because when they are Fresh and Hot there’s nothing like them, but their Icing on the cake is their Apple pie Empanadas!! Just don’t eat them too fast cause they’re HOT,!!

Thank rtgepd1
Reviewed 11 July 2018

I could eat here every day and not get tired of it. The crab empanada and Spanish bean soup make a great, inexpensive meal, and there's a large variety.

Thank MissLaughsALot
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

Was so happy that I visited here for a late lunch. The empanada was made fresh for me, and it was delicious. Hope to come back when I visit again.

Thank Katie K
Reviewed 29 January 2016

tasted good - me and a buddy ate there - expensive for a simple lunch - chicken chunks were good value - for a one time deal I guess ok - but again expensive for a pastry

1  Thank vicivic24
Reviewed 24 October 2015

So I decided to stop in here while looking for lunch. Much to my surprise the empanadas I chose were excellent. While they are a little more expensive than Publix or even a small grocery/deli, Mr Empanada offers variety not available elsewhere. I chose the...More

Thank Patrick R
Reviewed 12 August 2015

What it is? a stuffed bread, deep dried, loaded with meat (sea food, beef, chicken, pork) very common in the Hispanic cosine. We normally order the empanada stuff with crab meat and for desert the one stuffed with guava.This location also has sandwiches.

Thank Alex F
Reviewed 28 March 2015

This is one really good snack or meal, The empanadas are to die for especally the devil crab and the guava and cheese. No matter which one you go to the taste is the same always good. This is also one of the cleanest resturants...More

Thank Boyd F
Reviewed 13 March 2015 via mobile

I love empanadas but prefer the South American (Argentinian, Colombian) style with boiled eggs, potatoes, raisins. These are Caribbean style, but not as greasy as Jamaican or Puerto Rican. Lots of flavors, not as authentic as I was wanting but a lot of fun. A...More

Thank spicycouple22
Reviewed 20 May 2013 via mobile

What a perfect snack or meal. They come in a variety of fillings and sizes. They also have very good Cuban sandwich and deviled crab. Everything on the menu is inexpensive.

1  Thank Papafletch445
Reviewed 1 March 2013

All I can say is, if you have tried Mr. Empanada, go today! I have turned so many people on to this place, its a shame! Beef and cheese is my ultimate favorite! The chicken and broccoli is awesome! Don't let me forget about the...More

1  Thank Brandi M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Reservations
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 16:00
Monday
11:00 - 18:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 18:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 18:00
Thursday
11:00 - 18:00
Friday
11:00 - 18:00
Saturday
11:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3953 W Kennedy Blvd, Tampa, FL 33609-2721
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Tampa
  • Phone Number: +1 813-872-6233
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