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2128 Ninth Ave N, St. Petersburg, FL 33713
+1 727-327-0296
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Tarpon Springs, United States
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

... and delicious too. Mainly take-out, and don't be in a hurry. They have a couple of table outside, but you are sitting out on the street. It gets really crowded at lunchtime, and a lot of people call-in their orders, but it seems to me like they wait just as long ... but the wait is worth it.

Thank Luis H
boulder, co
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43 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

This is a low-key, hole-in-the-wall place with only two tables. Delicious food, generous portions, great service. You might want to share your sandwich!

Thank elygreenstone
Tampa, Florida
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238 reviews
198 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

This may not be the best Cuban sandwich I've ever had but it is the largest. An almost 12" Cuban roll is considered the "small" size. I am a Cuban purist so in some aspects this was disappointing. It was not really pressed because it was pilled so high with mounds of ham and roast pork. There were no pickles... More 

Thank phmokda
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

This place is amazing. They make beans and rice the way the good Lord intended beans and rice to taste. A little too peppery for my wife but I think it's amazing. As well if you get the pulled pork or chicken, It's only $10 and it is a Ton Of food. I highly recommend it. I almost never went... More 

Thank Art D
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

Have lived in the Historic Kenwood neighborhood for four years now and we didn't even know this place existed! Being Cuban American in know good food when I see and taste it... Amazing! The portions are over the top and the service really, really down to earth and unpretentious. You can't really eat there but it's great for take out.... More 

Thank stpetefrank
Pinellas Park, Florida
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78 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 April 2016

This is a very small mom and pop type of establishment. Their phone rings off the hook and there are always lines out the door for good reason! The food is amazing! I have never had one bad thing. The portions are enough for multiple people.

Thank rich l
Saint Petersburg, Florida, United States
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165 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2015

If you are driving on Ninth Avenue you might pass by this take out sandwich shop...It's in a small strip of shops....A true family owned business...The menu is small but the portions are huge....Salads are piled mega high with meats of your choice...Hot & Cold Subs are loaded and over flowing....They also serve a variety of Spanish specialties...Bottled water and... More 

Thank WinstonA03
St. Petersburg, Florida
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2015

This little mom and pop deli may look like a whole in the wall, but no trip to St. Petersburg is complete without it. Don't be discouraged by appearances...this place is about the food, not the look. Our family favorite is the Cuban, no veggies and Black beans with rice. When we order from Simply Delicious we usually take it... More 

1 Thank Schmoopsie-poo A
St Petersburg, Florida, United States
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28 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2014

This restaurant closed about 3 months ago (it is 7/11/14), and many, many of us are very sad. The food and the service were both fun and excellent. Hopefully, they'll find another site and reopen! They closed because the land owner sold the land to WAWA.

1 Thank Penny P
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103 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 June 2014

This place was recommended by someone who works in St Pete. The awning says "Simply Delicious" but that isn't the real name. I can't remember what the name was but the address listed is the correct location. It is small, cash only. There's one table outside for seating. The owner and her son were extremely friendly. The sandwiches were huge... More 

1 Thank Jessica F

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Caribbean, Cuban
Restaurant features
Good for
Local cuisine, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2128 Ninth Ave N, St. Petersburg, FL 33713
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  St. Petersburg
  • Phone Number: +1 727-327-0296

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