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Tampa folks take the Cuban Sandwich seriously. So when a fast food giant decided to take a stab at our iconic sandwich and enter the Cuban game, some were not impressed. A Twitter user tagged legendary Ybor City Cuban sandwich master Columbia Restaurant to get their reaction to Pollo Tropical’s introducing their take on the Cuban. Columbia’s response is hilarious and 100% SOUTH… “Bless their hearts.”

Although they say it was greasy and seemed unsure with Pollo Tropical putting mayo on it, these reviewers were fans.

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