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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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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“plantains” (24 reviews)
“cuban sandwich” (15 reviews)
“pork” (23 reviews)
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8:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Caribbean, Latin, Spanish, Cuban, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
9531 Bay Pines Blvd, St. Petersburg, FL 33708-3754
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Reviewed 1 week ago 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 2 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago

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 4 weeks ago

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 4 weeks ago 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 10 April 2018

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

Thank Sylvia R
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

They have minimal seating indoors and a few tables outside. We all ordered something different and the food was fantastic. The plantains were especially good, and I loved my masitas with rice. The staff were all really nice and friendly. Looking forward to going again!

Thank Meriah C
Reviewed 23 March 2018

We arrived for dinner, there was a buffet ready which my friend chose from while I ordered a Cubana sandwich from the menu along with a cafe con leche. Everything was excellent. The service was especially friendly and prompt. Very casual design, very clean, a...More

Thank Bonny W
Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

We found Pipos a few yrs ago & its our fave place. All the cuisine is delish, changes daily, best plantains ever! Service & servers are the best & place is comfy & relaxing. Erica is super!

Thank oceanlady999
Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

Just moved back to FL from TX and wow did we miss our Cuban food. Pipo’s was wonderful. Angel took great care of us and we had a little of everything. Will be back OFTEN!

Thank Travis C
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27 July 2017|
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
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
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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