Are you ready to take the challenge? The Cuban Sandwich challenge? Get Ready… you will be the judge as you visit some of the most talked about restaurants in Ybor City! The Cuban Sandwich is a variation of ham, roasted pork, Swiss cheese, pickles, mustard, and salami on Cuban bread.
Although there has been a debate for a long as to where to find the best Cuban Sandwich, look no further. In April 2012, the “Historic Tampa Cuban Sandwich” was designated as the “signature sandwich of the city Tampa” by Tampa’s city council.
Now it’s your turn to taste history as we sample tastings from 5-7 restaurants that specialize in this exciting sandwich!
All food and drink tastings are included in your ticket price of US$69.00
Food Tastings – Our guided tours of Ybor City will delight your pallets with the authentic food and culture that make up this great city. We will visit between 5-7 locations to enjoy mouth-watering samplings enough to satisfy your appetite.
We will stop at signature restaurants like The Columbian Restaurant that was established in 1905 and still in existence today! We will taste the authentic Cuban Sandwich, Taste Columbian Coffee, stop by Cigar Shops to learn why this city was called The Cigar Capital of the World, and taste wonderful desserts that complete this culture!
Between tastings you will get an insider’s view of this rich city as you stroll the busiest street in Ybor, 7th Avenue! Our enthusiastic, local guides share their knowledge and recommendations of architectural gems, witty stories, exciting night attractions, and any upcoming events in this exciting city!
This is the first, original tour of this kind. During our tour we will help you eat, explore, and experience Ybor City’s cuisine and cultural gem. During your guided tour, you will be introduced to Ybor City in such a way that the experience alone will leave you knowing why it was placed in the National Historic Registry! Once you leave your tour guide, you will be confident to explore this great city alone with enjoyment!
This tour is for visitors, residents of all ages and all fitness levels. As we will cover 1.5 mile tour route, you won’t know it because of all of the stopping and eating at the fine restaurants we do!
You will leave this wonderful experience with new culinary perspectives, a satisfying helping or Ybor City’s diverse food, the desire to return to our exciting city, and the confidence needed to further explore and enjoy you visit each time you come to Tampa Florida.
We look forward to leading you on a journey where you will be sure to remember! Click “Buy Tickets” below or call us at 800-979-3370.