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Tia's Authentic Latin Food

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Certificate of Excellence2015, 2017 Winner
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Local Family Owned Restaurant featuring home cooked style breakfast, lunch & dinner with a Caribbean flair. We have beer and wine - come on in and try our special blend Sangria or the best Cafe con Leche in the Bay area. Home of the 2015 "World's Best Cuban Sandwich", National Cuban Sandwich Festival.
PRICE RANGE
$8 - $18
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
CUISINES
Latin, Spanish, Cuban, Puerto Rican, Caribbean
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
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Reviewed February 24, 2016 via mobile

Seriously good food and service!!! I just don't see how this place is not packed wall to wall!!!??? But that's ok because that meant for for us. The food was so fresh and awesome, authentic Caribbean food. Now I know it says "Latin", but those...More

Date of visit: February 2016
Thank Emanuel P
Reviewed February 4, 2016

We had Gabriel and his mom cater our office party. We had about 30 people and they did a great job. We personalized the menu to mini cubans and mini empanadas and salad. Everyone raved about the food. They worked with us on very short...More

Date of visit: October 2015
Thank Lori S
Reviewed January 12, 2016

This is a place that should never change. Their food is incredible, and I'm pretty sure they know it. The service may not be the quickest, but you will sit there patiently and wait for your food, because it is more than worth it. Very...More

Date of visit: December 2015
Thank Bill P
Reviewed December 20, 2015 via mobile

I keep seeing Outstanding reviews on this place and found out its down the street from and decided to check it out, I've had the Cubans and The Platters and man ole man it's truly the best Cuban food I've ever had! Now I have...More

Date of visit: December 2015
Thank JohnnyMac1972
Reviewed December 19, 2015 via mobile

Owner lady took our order a few minutes after we got there and asked us to get our own drinks since she was alone there. Not a big deal, but I didn't realize she was cooking too! After half an hour she brings out my...More

Date of visit: November 2015
Thank Daniel H
Reviewed December 4, 2015 via mobile

I was excited to find this place and had great expectations since they claim to haVe the number one Cuban sandwich in the world! They have a few booths and tables but I didn't see any waitresses so I elected to sit at the small...More

Date of visit: December 2015
Thank ultrapilot
Reviewed November 8, 2015 via mobile

Came looking for the best Cubans in the area. First, they informed me Cubans were not available at the time. The diet soda was flat with no carbonation. The pressed something they brought out was like a slab of pressed cardboard. A table of insider...More

Date of visit: December 2014
Thank lenard_poon
Reviewed November 6, 2015 via mobile

Went to Tia's with a coworker for lunch. After several minutes waiting a lady came a took our order, at the same time complaining that she did no have enough staff. Meanwhile about 15-20 people left the place because of the long wait for someone...More

Date of visit: November 2015
Thank Edwin P
Reviewed November 4, 2015 via mobile

Excellent authentic Cubans I've had Cubans everywhere This place is the best Rich in flavor Great service by family Convenient location

Date of visit: November 2015
Thank Chrissy1113
Reviewed October 29, 2015 via mobile

Wonderful family owned place. Their Cuban sandwich is easily 5 stars. The best I've ever had in the tampa Bay Area. They slow roast their pork and put a lot of it on their Cubans. Absolutely worth the drive. I also tried their beef stew...More

Date of visit: October 2015
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