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La Casona

5709 N Armenia Ave, Tampa, FL 33603-1019
+1 813-414-9774
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good44%
  • Average5%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible8%
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“mofongo” (30 reviews)
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Caribbean, Latin, Spanish, Puerto Rican
$$ - $$$
5709 N Armenia Ave, Tampa, FL 33603-1019
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This was like walking into a restaurant in PR. The Mofongo was the best I have had anywhere in years, the Chicharrón in it really put it over the top. We had the La Canoa Criolla as an appetizer, it reminded me of pinon. Very...More

Thank David B
Reviewed 22 January 2018

This was my first visit and I will go back for a second one as I feel all places deserve two chances. I know that there are a lot of good reviews for this place but I honestly was not impressed. I ordered the Beef...More

Thank Cassandra I
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Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

Born and raised in Puerto Rico, visiting family in Tampa. Were invited to this place for dinner. Party of 4, when we arrived there were only two tables being served, both with parties of 2. They were slow in taking the order, as well as...More

Thank carmensacarello
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

While visiting Tampa for work purposes and after a long day ( NO lunch ), I decided to look for a latin ( preferably Puertorican ) restaurant. Looked it up and to my good luck, LA CASONA was the closest to me. Immediately, felt like...More

Thank 289ramonr
Reviewed 23 September 2017

We have lived in Tampa for almost 4 years, and never heard about this place. We were driving up Armenia about a month ago and noticed on their sign they had mofongo, and decided to try it out. We were glad we did! We have...More

Thank Jeff W
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Nice family-feel restaurant with authentic Puerto Rican and Caribbean food. Locally known for its stuffed mofongo (fried plantains). Lot's of menu choices and portions are big. Have eaten lunch and dinner here several times. Only a tad pricey (lunch is $15 p.p ish). Quality food...More

Thank uneekware
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

I recently visited this restaurant. We ended up at randomly on our visit to Tampa. The restaurant is hidden and I'm glad we stop by it. The restaurant environment reminded me so much of Puerto Rico. It was a decent place and the staff was...More

Thank Christian C
Reviewed 20 June 2017

We love Puerto Rican cuisine. The only problem I have with this restaurant are the hours of operation. The food is wonderful and you feel as if you are on the Island! Try the Mofongo you will not be disappointed. I love it!!!

Thank maryU8877YI
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

We went there to keep our family tradition, but omG, NOT going back, the prices are higher and The empanadas ($2.00) MORE and LESS meat. The food still good, but you need to be prepared for the prices, NOW we go to RICE and BEANS...More

Thank RyeOrtiz
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

Food was very tasty. We ordered mofongo and lobster, red snapper fillet, and tostones pizza. It was very good. We have visited about 3 times now and we always been satisfied with the food as well as service. If you want Authentic Puerto Rican cuisine,...More

Thank Natanael J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Caribbean, Latin, Spanish, Puerto Rican
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5709 N Armenia Ave, Tampa, FL 33603-1019
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Tampa
  • Phone Number: +1 813-414-9774
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