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3/22/2016 Member News
Pipo's Cuban Cafe wins 1st Place Award!

Contact: Billie Jo Bell
Pipo’s Cuban Cafe
Phone 727-394-7476
Cell ph 727-423-0083
Fax 727-392-8117
[email protected]  

9531 Bay Pines Blvd
Seminole, FL 33708

Pipo’s Cuban Cafe
Press Release

Ramon Hernandez wins 1st place at the Tampa Cuban Sandwich Festival
1st place non-traditional Cuban Sandwich

St. Petersburg, FL March 22, 2016: Ramon Hernandez, proprietor and chef, of Pipo’s Cuban Café on Bay Pines won first place in the non-traditional Cuban sandwich at the 5th Annual Cuban Sandwich Festival in Ybor City. The non-traditional sandwich category allows chefs to get creative and put a twist on the Cuban sandwich ingredients. The two day event took place at Centennial Park in Tampa. The winning sandwich, El Cubano platenero, is now being served at both locations.

February 23rd, 2016 at the Cuban sandwich festival in Orlando, Pipo’s Cuban Café also won 1st place with the most popular vote.

Next month, Hernandez will compete in the Top Local Chef Competition sponsored by Localshops1 at the Gulfport Casino. Tickets for the April 24th event are available at 
Pipo’s Cuban Café is located at 9531 Bay Pines Boulevard or Pipo’s To Go at 8 Fourth Street in St. Petersburg.

For Immediate Release