• 813-407-6866
  • Jolie@hrfcc.org
  • Florida, USA

2016 Contestants – Orlando Smackdown – CUBAN SANDWICH FOOD & ART FESTIVAL

Restaurants, Deli’s Caterers, Chefs, food professionals or Food Trucks 
enter the contest TODAY: (813) 407-6866 or email: Jolie@Latin-Times.com


5th Annual Cuban Sandwich Festival is Sunday, March 20th, 2016!
Meet the 2015 BEST Cuban Sandwich in the WORLD Defending Champions !


2015: 1st Place Defending Champions


Representing Largo, FL
Tia’s Authentic Latin Food
2015: 1st Place Worlds BEST Cuban Sandwich

Representing Tampa, FL
The Floridian
2015 Tampa Historic Champion
2015: 2nd Place Popular
2016 Retired Winner! 
Stone Soup Company
2013, 2014 & 2015 Champion
2015: 1st Place Popular
Being inducted into the Cuban Sandwich Hall of Fame! 

Representing Brandon, FL
La Septima 
2015: 1st Place Non-Traditional
2015: 3rd Place Popular Cuban Sandwich

2015: 2nd Place Defending Champions

Representing Tampa, FL
The Floridian 
2015 Champion
2015: 1st Place Tampa Historic Cuban

Representing St. Petersburg, FL
DOCHO’s Concession
2013, 2014 & 2015 Champion
2015: 2nd Place Popular
Being inducted into the Cuban Sandwich Hall of Fame! 
Representing Panama City, FL
WheelHouse Deli
2014 Champion
2nd Place Non-Traditional

2015: 3rd Place Defending Champions


Representing Tampa, FL
Aloha To Go! 
2015 Champion
3rd Place Worlds BEST Cuban Sandwich
Representin Bay Pines, FL
Pipo’s Cuban Cafe
2013, 2015 Champion
3rd Place Non-Traditional

Representing Brandon, FL
La Septima 
2015 Champion
2015: 1st Place Non-Traditional
Representing Tampa, FL
Papa Joe’s
2015 Champion
2015: 3rd Place Tampa Historic Cuban

2016 Registered Contestants


tRepresenting London, England and the U.K.
Jama Cubana
1st Time Contesant
View Contest Entry! 
Representing Tennessee
Joy Ride
1st Time Contestant
Representing West Tampa, FL
Alessi Bakeries
Returning Contestant

Representing West Tampa, FL
La Teresita 
Returning Contestant since 2012

Representing Tampa, FL
El Guajiro 
Returning Contestant

Representing
Selfie Subs
1st Time Contestant

Representing
The Meyer Deli
1st Time Contestant

Representing Tampa, Florida
The Smoking Cubans
1st Time Contesyant

Expected to Return in 2016

Representing 
Bradenton / Sarasota, FL
SRQ- Curbside Cafe
2015 Contestant
Representing West Tampa, FL
Mr. Empanda 
Returning Contestant since 2012

Representing Spring Hill, FL
La Cucina Internazionale 
New Contestant
Representing Tampa, FL
Hugo’s Spanish Restaurant
2015 Contestant

Representing 
Apollo Beach 
Waterset Cafe
2015 Contestant

2016 Hall of Fame Induction

Representing St. Petersburg, FL
Dochos Concessions
2015 Champion
2015: 2nd Place Tampa Historic Cuban
2016 Retired Winner! 
Stone Soup Company
2013, 2014 & 2015 Champion
2015: 1st Place Popular
Being inducted into the Cuban Sandwich Hall of Fame!