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La Tropicana Market - CLOSED

5001 Lindenwood Ave, Saint Louis, MO 63109-1728
+1 314-353-7328
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good16%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible0%
23 Aug 2013
“Great Cubana cuisine.”
6 Jul 2013
“Best mojito and Cuban sandwich outside of Havana!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
Mexican, Caribbean, Latin, Spanish, Cuban
PRICE
££ - £££
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LOCATION
5001 Lindenwood Ave, Saint Louis, MO 63109-1728
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Reviewed 23 August 2013 via mobile

The food and value are fantastic! I've only ever gotten their Cuban dishes, but there are also Mexican foods as well. Any of the Cuban dishes are tasty. It's a neighborhood restaurant that has been around for years. There is music on the weekends with...More

Thank andie1687
Reviewed 6 July 2013 via mobile

Very low-key Cuban/Mexican eatery/market. Cuban sandwich is outstanding along with the Maduros(think very carmelized plantains). Mojito is a little pricey, but it's a large drink. Service is leisurely, so plan on taking your time, which is fine when you have a large mojito!

1  Thank Ptnole1
Reviewed 18 July 2010

Louis, the owner, was fabulous! The salsa different BUT YUMMY! Empanadas were delicious...not many restaurants serve those (I know of 2...this one and chain restaurant in Little Rock). The horchata was handmade and fabulous...no doubt...unlike the machine mix versions I've had. I was in St....More

Thank ellisak77
Reviewed 8 March 2010

Great food and spectacular service. We went there with no reservation and did have to sit outside but I think it ended up being better since it was quieter/less crowded. The ribs were fabulous. Reminder ,they also had half servings so that you can taste...More

1  Thank gregolson3
Reviewed 15 July 2009

Food was underwhelming, service slow, and "margaritas" were weak and made from sweet & sour mix (and cost about $8/each - you better squeeze a few limes for that price, people!). I'll stick to Pueblo Solis, thank you very much!

1  Thank Rt66Honeymoon
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Reviewed 20 January 2009

AMAZING FOOD!

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Reviewed 25 July 2008

try the pico de gayo, you'll never buy another salsa. just sayin'

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Reviewed 20 May 2008

It's a market, but try the food. I had the tomales and they were really good, Sean had the cubano and it was really good too.

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Reviewed 6 February 2008

Mexican/Cuban cantina and grocery store. Great empanadas and cuban sandwiches. Can get all food to go to.

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Reviewed 6 February 2008

have fun

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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$20
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5001 Lindenwood Ave, Saint Louis, MO 63109-1728
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Saint Louis
  • Phone Number: +1 314-353-7328
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