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La Septima Cafe

702 W Lumsden Rd, Brandon, FL 33511-6260
+1 813-685-0502
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
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“ropa vieja” (17 reviews)
“cuban sandwich” (25 reviews)
“yellow rice” (11 reviews)
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Latin, Cuban, Spanish
$$ - $$$
702 W Lumsden Rd, Brandon, FL 33511-6260
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Reviewed 7 December 2017

I received raw fish had to send it back and it this restaurant does not look clean. Sorry this place should re do the whole thig

Thank Anita Y
Reviewed 3 November 2017

Comfortable space. Great service -- quick and professional, with just the right amount of personality. Cold beer. Cuban sandwich and bean soup were very good -- half sandwich with the soup would have been enough. Lots of long-time regulars sitting around me -- server seemed...More

Thank HungryGreg
Dahlia F, Owner at La Septima Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2017

Thank you! Our goal is to make you comfortable while giving you professional, friendly service. We appreciate the kind words and hope you visit us again soon.

Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

My daughter in law and I stopped For lunch. I had the lunch order of ropa vieja it was pulled flank steak - the meat Was good but I didn't like the tomato sauce it was in. I had plantains Madurus which I love and...More

Thank Brenda B
Dahlia F, Owner at La Septima Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2017

Thank you for your kind review and for your patronage! We love our guests and always want them to be happy.

Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

I come here all the time with my grandparents and family to eat here. Everyone is always great and helpful here. I always get the pork with rice and black beans. I'm also in love with their pork nachos with guava sour cream. Please come...More

Thank Bernmr97
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Another trip to La Septima ... another happy customer!! We were just here and as usual pleased with the food, the service, the atmosphere, ... everything! I like the pork quesadillas or Ala Rusa Fish and my husband loves the cuban sandwiches or breaded steak...More

Thank Janice G
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

Food is always great and always comes out fast! This place is always busy but never more then a 5 min wait! I love the food and the prices during lunch are perfect!

Thank L579XJsamanthag
Dahlia F, Owner at La Septima Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2017

Thank you so much for your review! We love any feedback (positive especially!). Customer reviews keep us on our toes and reassure us that we are on the right track. Thanks again!

Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

We would come every other week to get the breaded steak since they opened this location. The last 2 times it has been awful!! This week we went again and my steak had a pool of oil in top of it I cut it to...More

1  Thank dianafox415
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Use to love this place, but it will be a long time before we will go back. Seems they have cut back on their menu & with that their food too. The last time I was there I ordered their yellow rice & chicken with...More

Thank dhall10626
Reviewed 28 March 2017

It's been about 9 months since I last visited La Septima. My wife and I stopped here today for a lunch date. I like the idea of the low lighting in the dining area. Gives it a more relax and private feeling. We began by...More

Thank Kevin W
Dahlia F, Owner at La Septima Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 29 March 2017

Thank you so much for your kind words! We love it when we make a guest happy both with food and service. Hope we see you again soon!

Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

We visit La Septima on a regular basis. Whether you're an experienced Cuban food heater or new to the experience you will love their food. The Cuban sandwich is always voted tops in the area but my favorite is the Ala rusa fish. Try the...More

1  Thank Janice G
Dahlia F, Owner at La Septima Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 15 March 2017

Thank you so very much! We certainly appreciate you! Thanks for supporting our efforts to bring Yborstyle food to Brandon. Let's us know we are doing it right!

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14 March 2017|
Response from Dahlia F | Property representative |
Yes we are. We are open Monday thru Saturday 11am-9pm
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$18
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
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 - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 702 W Lumsden Rd, Brandon, FL 33511-6260
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Brandon
  • Phone Number: +1 813-685-0502
  • E-mail
LaSeptima represents the Old Ybor City Heritage of the owners, a blend of Cuban, Spanish and Italian immigrants who settled in Ybor City and we bring that heritage to life through our cuisine and decor with traditional recipes from our ancestors and photos and memorabilia displayed everywhere. In addition to our awarding winning cuisine, we feature a full bar with an incredibly priced wine and cocktail list.
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