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Pipo's Original Cuban Cafe

9531 Bay Pines Blvd, St. Petersburg, FL 33708-3754
+1 727-394-7476
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Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“plantains” (25 reviews)
“cuban sandwich” (16 reviews)
“pork” (23 reviews)
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Caribbean, Latin, Spanish, Cuban, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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9531 Bay Pines Blvd, St. Petersburg, FL 33708-3754
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Reviewed 3 days ago

If I lived here, I would eat here every week. The employees are nice and helpful. The food is great. I had mojo chicken and loved every bite. Good beans and plantains too. I wish they would sell the mojo sauce. My husband had pork...More

Thank Sue6183
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Truly a old school Cuban resturant with a very friendly staff. Food arrived quickly, tasted great and was prepared with great pride. Portions are very filing and enough to take home for another meal. Enjoyed everything.

Thank David N
Reviewed June 26, 2018

We eat here every time we visit St Petersburg. We had the pulled pork and the roasted chicken (with black beans and yellow rice). The food was great. It is inexpensive and the portions are generous. Highly recommended.

Thank hbdawg66
Reviewed May 27, 2018

Discovered Pipo's this weekend and glad we did. The food is set up buffet style so you can see everything (which made it hard for me to choose since it all looked so good) but you order and they bring the food to the table....More

Thank Florida422
Reviewed May 16, 2018 via mobile

We stopped in for a Cuban sandwich to take home. It was amazing. Staff is very friendly. All the food is authentic. A must try!

Thank MoDoll
Reviewed May 9, 2018

Whenever we visit St. Pete, we wake up on time to grab breakfast at Pipo's. Huge portions of the breakfast bowl, large cafe's con leche, guava pastries and the like at a reasonable price. Large assortment of lunch items as well, we enjoy the ropa...More

Thank Angelique A
Reviewed May 2, 2018

Great find off the beaten path. Several choices served cafeteria style. Choose meat and sides. Pulled pork melts in your mouth. Portions will last 2 days if you can stop yourself from eating it all the first time. Highly recommend.

Thank SecretAdmirer333
Reviewed April 23, 2018

A relaxing environment with friendly staff is pretty nice, but the food makes the day. Nothing wild or extreme here. It is just very good family food with a Cuban accent.

Thank dansorenson2
Reviewed April 23, 2018 via mobile

Rude employees that tried to rush us to order. It's more of a cafeteria type place where they take and fill your order at the front line, you pay, and then you go sit. And that's it. Not worth the price. Oh and they overcharged...More

1  Thank 340cruiser
Reviewed April 10, 2018

Not a bad place to get a good Cuban sandwich, great service. The other foods were okay, will go back.

Thank Sylvia R
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sclem755
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Response from Silonius3 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they have it on the menu. $8.95 It will be very authentic, just like everything on the menu.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Monday
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9531 Bay Pines Blvd, St. Petersburg, FL 33708-3754 (Formerly Pipo's)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  St. Petersburg
  • Phone Number: +1 727-394-7476
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