The 5 best Colombian spots in Tampa

Looking for a yummy Colombian meal near you?

Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top Colombian spots around Tampa, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of where to achieve your dreams.

1. La Cabana Restaurant

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Topping the list is La Cabana Restaurant. Located at 5302 N. Armenia Ave. in Wellswood, it’s the highest rated Colombian restaurant in Tampa, boasting four stars out of 89 reviews on Yelp. The restaurant aims to to give diners a “taste of Colombia” with authentic food, from breakfast through dinner, drinks, music and hospitable service.

2. El Cafetal Bakery And Restaurant

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Next up is Interbay South’s El Cafetal Bakery and Restaurant, situated at 6241 S. Dale Mabry Highway. With 4.5 stars out of 76 reviews on Yelp, the Columbian bakery has proven to be a local favorite for breakfast and brunch. Stop by this spot for authentic Colombian pastries, soups, appetizers, sandwiches, sweets and more.

3. La Pequeña Colombia Restaurant


Riverbend’s La Pequeña Colombia Restaurant, located at 6312 N. Armenia Ave., is another top choice, with Yelpers giving the Colombian eatery four stars out of 230 reviews. The restaurant serves classic dishes from Colombia, such as empanadas, tostones and Colombian fajitas and the bar offers beer and wine.

4. Antojitos

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Antojitos, a Colombian spot in Old West Tampa, is another go-to, with four stars out of 81 Yelp reviews. The bakery and restaurant offers a wide variety of authentic Colombian pastries, snacks, entrees and more. Head over to 2302 W. Columbus Drive to see for yourself.

5. Monserrate Restaurant Bar & Grill

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Over in Wellswood, check out Monserrate Restaurant Bar & Grill, which has earned four stars out of 57 reviews on Yelp. The restaurant serves a large variety of authentic
Colombian, Puerto Rican and Mexican dishes. You can find the casual Monserrate Restaurant Bar & Grill at 2311 W. Hillsborough Ave. 

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