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Aroma Cafe

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2570 E Broadway Ave, Maryville, TN 37804-2761
(865) 982-4933
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11:00 am - 8:30 pm
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Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 8:30 pm
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I did not expect to find good Cuban sandwiches in East Tennessee, but theirs is as good as any that I enjoyed in my years in Tampa while eating at native Cuban places in Ybor City. The papa rellena is also top notch. Next time, the empanadas....

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Thank RKBOhio
Knoxville, Tennessee
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great place to take the family and experience authentic Cuban food. Real tostones and great Cuabn sandwich or the best plato de Lechon I've ever had! I would have taken a picture but forgot once the food was in front of me! Too good to wait

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Thank Viajoporcomida87
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The chicken and cream cheese and guava empanada is AMAZING... black beans and rices with the cuban sandwich and a drink is such a good deal and so delicious. This place is a gem and the guy who rang us up was so friendly and helpful!

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Thank Brandi A
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30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food is authentic and wonderful!!! The Cuban sandwich is the best I have ever had. We go as often as possible. Do yourself a favor and go here and eat because you won't be disappointed. The people here are friendly and always a pleasure. Great prices!

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Thank Melissa L
Kingsport, TN.
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 114 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After being bitterly disappointed that the Jamaican place we wanted to try was out of virtually everything we wanted to try at 4:30 in the afternoon, I remembered passing by this little cafe that was attached to an ice cream shop. It was only maybe a half mile of so away, so we decided to give it a try. We... More 

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1 Thank JDHoss
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2016 via mobile

This place is great. The Cuban sandwich is fantastic. Mojo sauce is yummy. This place deserves be a top ranked restraurant. If you are in Maryville give this place a try. We will be back.

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Thank Judd R
Cookeville, Tennessee, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2016 via mobile

AMAZING CUBAN SANDWICHES!!!!! Such a cool little place with BIG flavor!! Go, you won't regret it!! Did I mention it is amazing already?!

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Thank Erin M
Sevierville, Tennessee
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2016 via mobile

We had read reviews about this restaurant. It was outstanding. We arrived and ordered our meal to go and there was a line out the door when we left. Great sandwiches.

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Thank Nancy H
Knoxville, Tennessee
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2016 via mobile

I'm no expert regarding the Cuban sandwich, but my taste buds tell me Aroma Cafe is hitting the mark! Get the Cuban and an additional cup of the green sauce (trust me, you'll want more than one) and have at it. Want dessert? You can now get ice cream just next door (the buildings have an interior connection) for a... More 

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Thank Dylan D
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2016 via mobile

Nice to find such a good Cuban place in Maryville. Delicious food. Fast service. Cuban sandwiches are great. We also had the sample platter with empanadas, muratos, plantains, and croquettes. Everything was good.

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Thank Walter G

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Cuban, Caribbean, Latin, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2570 E Broadway Ave, Maryville, TN 37804-2761
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Maryville
  • Phone Number: (865) 982-4933

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?