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Bodega Comida Cantina Cafe

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1120 Central Ave, St. Petersburg, FL 33705-1651
+1 727-623-0942
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Caribbean, Latin, Spanish, Cuban, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
1120 Central Ave, St. Petersburg, FL 33705-1651
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The Cuban sandwich here is delicious, the restaurant is tiny and crowded. Waits can be long. There is outdoor seating, but at 90+ degrees and humid, sitting outside is not great. The food is very highly recommended.

Thank Jimbo1seattle
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Bad part. You will be waiting. Always busy. Hot in summer since all seating outside Great part. Worth the wait! Great food!!!

Thank Corey K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was a great place for lunch. We had the Pollo Asado Plato, the Lechon Plato, and the Frito Sandwich. The food was fantastic. There was a line when we arrived but it moved quickly. My only complaint was that the table seemed a little...More

Thank Jennifer H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The lunch we had here was excellent. The Cuban sandwich was definitely good but certainly don't miss the jicama slaw. Also the sodas were very refreshing.

Thank Jeremy H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Have tried the Cuban, Americano (a Cuban-style ham & Swiss), and the Lechon. All are outstanding, using Cuban bread and Lechon-style pork where applicable. One visit was skimpy on pork; all others have been good. Tip: get carry-out sandwiches to take across the street to...More

Thank Trebor S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had heard from people that don't even like Cuban sandwiches to try this place....so I did. I had their Cuban but it wasn't as great as I've heard. The bread, the flat pressing and ingredients were all there. The only issue is that the...More

Thank Keith T
Reviewed 1 week ago

The best cuban sandwich I've had and that's impressive in Tampa Bay. I wish I could try something else but then I would miss the Cuban.

Thank Q4696HZjamesw
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you truly want a real tasty Cuban sandwich, MUST come here, we have tried quiet a few from Tampa, Clearwater, Sarasota, even the Cuban Festival this place beats all of them. If you go during lunch/dinner time the wait can be up to 1/2...More

Thank carolyn b
Reviewed 1 week ago

On a 1st look you would most likely pass by the place without giving it a second of your time. Big Mistake! Easily one of the best places St.Pete has to offer. I am a local and go to this place quiet often, never had...More

Thank Miroslav S
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our second trip here and it was really good both times. I had the Cuban sandwich the first time and a hamburger the second. Both tasted very good and I would recommend the place. The service was ok but not great; not 5...More

Thank JohnandKristy S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1120 Central Ave, St. Petersburg, FL 33705-1651
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  St. Petersburg
  • Phone Number: +1 727-623-0942
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