8425 W. Hillsborough Ave. •Tampa, FL 33615 • (813) 999-1125

  • Breakfast 
  • Lunch 
  • Dinner
  • Catering for all
       Occasions

“El Caribeño offers some of the most authentic Cuban cuisine, including classics such as croquettes, Cuban sandwiches, and cafecito.”

ABOUT US

We are a family owned restaurant dedicated to bringing you the most authentic and delicious Cuban food from traditional recipes from our families. Please stop by today for breakfast, lunch or dinner!

THE MENU

POLLO/CHICKEN

PUERCO/PORK

  • Fricase de Pollo / Chicken Fricassee
  • Pollo Asado / Grilled Chicken
  • Pollo Frito / Fried Chicken
  • Deditos de Pollo / Chicken Tenders
  • Alitas de Pollo / Chicken Wings
  • Milanesa de Pollo / Breaded Chicken Breast
  • Pechuga de Pollo a la Plancha/ Grilled Chicken Breast
  • Pechuga de Pollo Salteada / Sauteed Chicken
  • Pollos al Carbon / Rotisserie Chicken
  • Pollo en Salsa Teriyaki / Teriyaki Chicken
  • Chicharrones / Fried Pork Skin
  • Lechon Asado / Cuban Pork Roast
  • Cerdo Guisado / Pork Stew
  • Masas de Puerco Fritas / Fried Pork Chunks
  • Cerdo en Salsa Teriyaki / Pork (in Teriyaki)
  • Bistec de Puerco a la Plancha / Grilled Pork
  • Bistec de Puerco Empanizado / Breaded Pork
  • Lomo de Cerdo / Pork Loin
  • Lomo de Cerdo Relleno / Stuffed Pork Loin
  • Lomo Ahumado / Smoked Pork
  • Costillas de BBQ / BBQ ribs

Res / Beef

  • Picadillo a la Criolla / Ground Beef in Creole Sauce
  • Picadillo a la Habanera / Cuban Style Gorund Beef
  • Carne Asada / Grilled Steak
  • Bistec Empanizado / Breaded Steak
  • Bistec Encebollado / Steak and Onions
  • Bistec en Cazuela / Steak in a Pot
  • Milanesa de Res / Cuban Breaded Steak
  • Ropa Vieja / Cuban Shredded Beef
  • Vaca Frita / Cuban Fried Beef
  • Rabo Encendido / Oxtail Stew
  • Boliche / Cuban-Style Stuffed
    Beef Roast
  • Tasajo / Caribbean Dried Beef
  • Cordero / Lamb Stew
  • Chilindron Chivo / Goat Meat Stew

Pescado / Fish

  • Pargo Entero Frito / Fried Whole Fish
  • Deditos de Pescado / Fish Tenders
  • Filete de Pescado Empanizado / Breaded Fish Filet
  • Filete de Pescado al Horno / Baked Fish Filet
  • Rueda de Serrucho Frita / Fried Cut King Fish
  • Rueda de Serrucho en Escabeche / Pickled Style King Fish
  • Filete de Salmon / Salmon Filet
  • Enchilado de Pescado / Fish in Creole Spicy Sauce
  • Enchilado de Pescado con Camarones /
  • Fish and Shrimp in Creole Spicy Sauce
  • Enchilada de Camarones / Shrimp in
    Creole Spicy Sauce
  • Camarones Empanizados /
    Breaded Shrimp
  • Camarones al Ajillo / Shrimp in
    Garlic Sauce
  • Fettuccine Alfredo con Camarones /
    Shrimp Fettuccine Alfredo

ARROZ / RICE

  • Arroz con Gandules / Rice with Pigeon Peas
  • Arroz con Pollo / Chicken Rice
  • Arroz con Pollo a la Chorrera / Cuban Chicken and Rice 
  • Arroz Imperial / Imperial Rice
  • Arroz Madrileno / Madrid Style Fish Rice
  • Arroz Amarillo con Puerco / Yellow rice With Pork
  • Arroz Frito / Fried Rice
  • Arroz con Calamares / Rice with Squid
  • Arroz con Camarones / Rice with Shrimp
  • Arroz Marinero / Seafood Rice
  • Arroz Amarillo con Vegetales / Yellow Rice with Vegetables
  • Paella / Paella
  • Arroz Frito / Fried Rice
  • Arroz Blanco / White Rice
  • Arroz Amarillo / Yellow Rice
  • Arroz Moro / Moro Rice
  • Congri / Cuban Black BeansRice

Croquetas/ Croquettes

  • Pollo / Chicken
  • Jamon /Ham
  • Queso / Cheese
  • Pescado / Fish

åCCOMPAÑANTES / SIDES

  • Tamales / Tamales ;
  • Tostones / Fried Green Plantain
  • Maduros / Sweet Plantain
  • Papas Fritas / French Fries
  • Boniato (Frito / Hervido ) / Sweet Potato (Fried or Broiled )
  • Yuca (Mojo o Frita ) / Cassava ( Mojo or Fried )
  • Malanga Hervida / Broiled Malanga
  • Pure de Papas / Mashed Potato
  • Pure de Malanga / Mashed Malanga
  • Frijol Negro / Black Beans
  • Frijol Colorado / Red Beans
  • Chicharos / Green Peas
  • Garbanzos Fritos / Fried ChickPeas
  • Lentejas / Lentils
  • Garbanzos - Camarones / Chickpeas - Shrimp
  • Frijoles Blancos / White Beans
  • Tamal en Cazuela / Cuban Tamal Casserole

SANDWiCHES

  • Sandwich Cubano / Cuban Sandwich
  • Media Noche / Classic Cuban Midnight
  • Hamburguesa / Hamburger
  • Choripan / Sausage with Bread

Pan con Croqueta / Croquette Sandiwch

Pan con Bistec / Steak Sandwich

Pan con Lechon / Roast Pork Sandwich

  • Pan con Lechon Especial / Special Roast Pork Sandwich

EMPANADAS

  • Carne / Beef
  • Pollo / Chicken
  • Jamon / Ham
  • Jamon y Queso / Ham and Cheese
  • Guayaba / Guava
  • Guayaba y Queso / Guava and Cheese
  • Queso / Cheese
  • Papas Rellenas / Stuffed Potato

AGUAS NATURALES / JUICES

  • Naranja / Orange
  • Pina / Pineapple
  • Guayaba / Guava
  • Tamarindo / Tamarind
  • Papaya / Papaya
  • Mamey / Mamey
  • Maracuya / Passion Fruit
  • Guanabana / Soursop
  • Mango / Mango
  • Melon / Cantaloupe
  • Limonada / Lemonade
  • Guarapo / Sugarcane Juice
  • Mora / Blackberry
  • Toronja / Grapefruit

BATIDOS / SHAKES

  • Mango / Mango
  • Guanabana / Soursop 
  • Papaya / Papaya
  • Mamey / Mamey
  • Guayaba / Guava
  • Banana / Banana
  • Banana y Fresa / Banana Strawberry
  • Banana and Strawberry
  • Fresa / Strawberry
  • Chocolate / Chocolate
  • Trigo / Wheat
  • Malteada / Milkshake

DESAYUNOS

DESAYUNOS ESPECIALES

  • Pan con Tortilla
  • Frita Cubana
  • Pan, Tortilla, Jamón y Queso
  • Tostada con Queso
  • Tostada Jamón con Queso
  • Croqueta Preparada
  • Huevos Revueltos, Papas Fritas
  • Bacon, Cafe con leche y Jamón
  • Pan con Tortilla y Jugo de Melón
  • Tostada con Mantequilla, Café con leche y 3 croquetas

COFFEE

  • Expreso
  • Cortadito
  • Capuchino
  • Café con leche
  • Chocolate con leche

From the streets of Havana to the fork in your hand, 

El Caribeño Restaurant prides itself in bringing you the best of our traditional recipes and dishes.

8425 W. Hillsborough Ave.

Tampa, FL 33615 

 (813) 999-1125