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“Delicious Cuban Sandwich”
Review of Mambos Cafe - CLOSED

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Mambos Cafe
Cuisines: Mexican
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Reviewed 22 November 2011

We've had so many delicious breakfasts and lunches at Mambos. The daily fresh roast pork is definitely their prize and the fresh pork is used on their cuban sandwiches. They also offer a just roast pork sandwich. Any of their sandwiches on cuban bread are best pressed and toasted. If you come in for a late breakfast, ask if the roast pork is ready and get a plate of pork instead of bacon to have with your eggs, cuban toast and cafe con leche! Very reasonable and delicious mom and pop restaurant! Near MLK and Armenia. Watch out for the potholes in the parking lot. It's fairly smooth parking behind the fence.

Date of visit: November 2011
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1  Thank Travel2Enjoy
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Reviewed 13 October 2011

The place looks unprepossesing from outside - the end unit in a strip of shabby shops with a rough weed-infested parking lot. Inside, it is basic - a serving areas (slide your tray along the rails as you are served), a dozen or so tables.

The food though...ohhh the food! It is simple and unsophisticated but delicious. The shredded pork, yellow rice, black beans is what I always have. It never fails to delight - good strong flavours, beautifully cooked, generous portions and absurdly cheap. A very hearty meal and a bottle of coke will cost you (much) less than 10USD.

If you are in the neighbourhood, be sure to visit. You will not be disappointed. I visit Tampa on business regularly and always try to make sure I have time for lunch here.

Date of visit: October 2011
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1  Thank groan
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