Brocato's Sandwich Shop

Sandwich Place and Cuban Restaurant
5021 E Columbus Dr, Tampa, FL 33619, United States
Hours:
Closed until 7:30 AM (Show more)
  • Mon–Fri
    • 7:30 AM–5:30 PM
  • Sat
    • 7:30 AM–4:00 PM
Price:
$ $ $ $
Menus:
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Credit Cards:
Yes (incl. American Express)
Wi-Fi:
Yes
Outdoor Seating:
Yes
9.0/10

Based on 106 votes

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  • crab
  • Cuban sandwiches
  • tampa bay
  • roast pork
  • cafe con leche
  • vegetarian food
  • potatoes
  • bean soup
  • breakfast food
  • empanadas
  • great value
  • chef salad
  • good service
  • family-friendly
  • good for a quick meal
  • meat pies
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  • chicken
  • lunch
  • Ravish C.

    Very good sandwiches with large size! Order a small one for regular appetite.

    Ravish Chandra · 3 weeks ago
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  • Josh M.

    Definitely need to pay a visit to this place if you want a quality sandwich. Cuban sandwich is one of the best

    Josh M · March 23
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  • David H.

    Best deal on breakfast anywhere.

    David Henning · February 27
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  • Kimmie O.

    Get the devil crab & a Cuban sandwich

    Kimmie Ohh · February 9
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  • Kimmie O.

    Arroz con pollo & the pernil are delicious!

    Kimmie Ohh · February 9
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  • Angela W.

    The stuffed potato is a must do.

    Angela Walters · November 30, 2014
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  • Boston M.

    Mmm...Lunch !!

    Boston Mike · October 13, 2014
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  • Nikita G.

    This place is the worst, most overpriced, unprofessional place ever. The owner is extremely unprofessional. There is too much competition in town...you shouldn't bother and go elsewhere.

    Nikita G · September 9, 2014
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  • Heather Tamara M.

    Don't skip the Devil Crab OR the Cuban sandwiches. Cafe con leche is spot on too.

    Heather Tamara Munoz · August 1, 2014
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  • Will C.

    without a doubt the best deviled crab in all the Tampa Bay perhaps the world.

    Will C · June 21, 2014
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  • Debra P.

    $5 for a delicious small cuban, chips and a drink. You can't pass that up.

    Debra Palmer · June 11, 2014
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  • CJ T.

    Awesome Cuban sandwiches. Deviled crabs the size of your fist.

    CJ Thomas · June 5, 2014
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  • Megan P.

    Best deviled crab. Holy cow. Everything is huge! Cuban is awesome as well.

    Megan Paskas · May 24, 2014
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  • David W.

    The very best devil crab you will ever eat

    David Winstead · May 14, 2014
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  • Storm M.

    Best Cuban sandwich I've ever had!!

    Storm Mccroan · April 29, 2014
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  • Stuart M.

    The $5 Cuban is more than enough food. Chips and a drink are included.

    Stuart Meyler · April 11, 2014
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  • George B.

    Incredible deviled crab

    George Berridge · February 15, 2014
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  • Missy B.

    Have patience when you go

    Missy Burns-Cheatom · January 11, 2014
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  • Traci N.

    Deviled Crabs here are some the best in Florida. Cubans well I love them. Try a fabulous chef salad you can't eat it all!!! The pork roast dinner is huge and so favorable!!

    Traci Nash · November 15, 2013
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  • Tania W.

    Cuban sandwich is awesome! Call your order in advance to cut down on long waits... Even after the lunch rush is over!

    Tania W · October 21, 2013
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  • Nik B.

    I had heard about this place a zillion times, but had never tried it. I no longer live here, but it was right down from my hotel so I thought I'd try it out... WOW! Now I wish I still lived here.

    Nik Bramblett · October 12, 2013
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  • Brian L.

    Unless you are starving or sharing the combo deal is very filling. Foot longs are HUGE

    Brian Lyne · October 9, 2013
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  • David A.

    Best Cubans in Tampa!!!! If you don't believe me give a try you will change your mind !!!!

    David Andrews · September 20, 2013
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  • Roberto

    Fun place for lunch

    Roberto · September 11, 2013
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  • Jessica M.

    The stuffed potato ball is AMAZING!! It's almost the size of a softball! Everything is handmade and tastes like it too.

    Jessica Mendez · August 16, 2013
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  • Will C.

    Absolute best devil crabs in Tampa

    Will C · July 27, 2013
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  • Jonathan M.

    Best sandwhich shop in tampa try the deviled crabs or stuffed potatoes too or both!!!

    Jonathan Moore · July 23, 2013
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  • Mike B.

    The food is to die for and the devil crabs will keep u coming back.

    Mike Bentley · May 29, 2013
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  • Jessyca M.

    All sandwiches are excellent, especially chicken parmesan......yes from a Spanish joint!!!!!!

    Jessyca Miller · March 20, 2013
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  • Brittany M.

    The chicken, rice and black beans could covert a vegetarian.

    Brittany Meronek · February 26, 2013
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  • Melissa R.

    Try the "meat pie" or empanada as they're called.

    Melissa R. · December 31, 2012
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  • Jacinda W.

    Amazing Cuban sandwich & devil crab!!! :-)

    Jacinda Wesolowski · December 11, 2012
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  • Aaron B.

    Best devil crabs in Tampa Bay. Maybe all of FLORIDA!!!

    Aaron Burke · October 31, 2012
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  • Jessie W.

    If you love crab cakes,this is THE place to get it!!!!!Greaaat food!

    Jessie Waycaser · October 4, 2012
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  • Wilson M.

    Awesome cuban sandwich!!!

    Wilson Martinez · August 23, 2012
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  • Michelle T.

    Cant tell u what to get because everything is good.

    Michelle Townsend · April 13, 2012
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  • Felicia

    Best deviled crabs!

    Felicia · April 13, 2012
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  • 813area.com

    Tampa is known for the Cuban sandwich and Brocato's is the place to get it along with the Deviled Crab! http://www.813area.com/restaurants/taste-tour-of-813-brocatos-sandwich-shop-tampa.html

    813area.com · April 10, 2012
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  • Brian P.

    Best Cuban sandwich

    Brian Phenegar · March 17, 2012
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  • Kayren L.

    Long wait, but Devil Crabs are worth it!! Try calling ahead

    Kayren Lovett · March 10, 2012
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  • Chris P.

    Best cuban

    Chris Perdomo · February 25, 2012
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  • Sally B.

    Pick 2! Cuban and Deviled Crab!

    Sally Baker · February 10, 2012
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  • Irene B.

    Call your order in for lunch and pick it up.

    Irene Bocanegra · February 3, 2012
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  • K J.

    Don't forget the devil crab!

    K J · January 21, 2012
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  • D Hamilton ΑΦΑ

    You MUST try Their Devilled Crab. It's the same as what is called a crab cake up north.

    D Hamilton ΑΦΑ · January 18, 2012
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  • Sir D.

    The best Cuban sandwich an Deviled Crab in Tampa. Never dissapoints.

    Sir D · December 15, 2011
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  • Steven R.

    Call in your order around lunchtime. The wait time can be long.

    Steven Rush · November 22, 2011
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  • Marc K.

    Better get here before 11:15 or you'll be here for a while ... there will be a line out the door ... that's a good sign of how freakin good the food is

    Marc Kocsis · November 2, 2011
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  • Deborah A.

    Ginormous Stuffed Potatoes.

    Deborah Alvarez Neff · September 21, 2011
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  • Tony C.

    2 crabs and a cuban!!

    Tony C · September 14, 2011
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