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Pepe's Cuban Cafe - CLOSED

1943 Foggy Ridge Parkway, Lutz, FL 33559-6772
+1 813-948-8999
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good25%
  • Average11%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“media noche” (3 reviews)
“plantains” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
Latin, Spanish, Cuban, Caribbean, Cafe, Puerto Rican, Vegetarian Friendly
1943 Foggy Ridge Parkway, Lutz, FL 33559-6772
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Reviewed 10 March 2017

When we arrived we were told to sit anywhere and we did. There were about 3 tables of people. It took quite a while to get menus and then for someone to take our order. Once we placed our order, the food came out quickly...More

Thank 13betty
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

I stopped and waited 10minutes for a menu then 30-45 still no frocks and they had not started our order. I can't tell you how the food was because we left.

2  Thank dawgtracyt
Reviewed 25 July 2016

We thought we would give this mom and pop restaurant a try. We're glad we did. The service was friendly and attentive. The food was really good. I had the Pan Con Lechon. It was a very generous serving of pork and onions on Cuban...More

Thank Fobes109
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

10:32 am 2 people Yummy breakfast, great service! My husband had a breakfast sandwich on Cuban bread. I had eggs, bacon, and grits. We both had large cafe con leches. We'll be back when we're in the area!

Thank howardmom7
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

Good for breakfast! I read an earlier review that said there coffee cups were small. This was not my experience. Cafe con leche as big as my face! Order "off menu" white rice with fried eggs and plantains. Delicious- and a lot of food. Good...More

Thank beduty
Reviewed 6 June 2016

I ordered Baked Chicken which was good. The green beans tasted like they had just come out of a can, so I wouldn't get them again. Service was friendly. I ordered take out and the restaurant has a nice feel to it.

1  Thank tiagayepfa
Reviewed 23 May 2016 via mobile

This was our second visit. Sorry to say nothing has changed. Service is horrible. The only professional and friendly server is Alaina. The first server, the little short one, came and threw 2 menus without even acknowledging us. No smile, nothing. Thank goodness Alaina took...More

Thank Debi M
Reviewed 25 April 2016

We needed a lunch place near the new Tampa Discount mall and didn't have a clue where to go, but found this place and were extremely pleased with it. It is in a strip mall and that might have scared us off, but it turned...More

Thank OldJaySea
Reviewed 4 January 2016

went on a rainy, cold Sunday evening and the food was good. Is in a strip center right off of SR 54. Media noche pressed sandwich, plantain stuffed w/beef appetizer, Chicken fricassee. all well presented, chicken fall of the bone good. no olives in my...More

1  Thank travelfamily9
Reviewed 14 December 2015

First of all I grew up in Miami.. I am half Cuban. So I know food. My steak came and the presentation was awesome Huge portions. But then I noticed the steak was swimming In grease. I took a bite and it tasted a bit...More

Thank Dreamsofriveriamaya
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 15
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Open Hours
06:30 - 21:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1943 Foggy Ridge Parkway, Lutz, FL 33559-6772
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Lutz
  • Phone Number: +1 813-948-8999
Small Cuban Cafe located in Lutz, on the side of Cumberland Farms at SR 54 and Foggy Ridge Parkway. We offer "A Taste of Havana" in a clean, friendly environment.We offer fresh, Cuban fare, including roast pork, ropa vieja, picadillo and Devil Crabs, stuffed potatoes and empanadas. If you are looking for excellent Cuban food, come to Pepe's!
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