All Day Menu



We encourage sharing and sampling!

Pulled Pork or Chicken Quesadillas
Made with pulled pork or chicken, onions, peppers, mixed cheeses and grilled on two flour tortillas. Guava sour cream.


Yuca Fries
Golden fried yuca tossed with our garlic and Parmesan cheese sauce.


Basket of Housemade Spanish Chips $3.95


Croqueta De Jaiba (Devil Crab)
Made fresh daily in our kitchen with Blue Crab claw meat (may contain shell)


Stuffed Potato (Papa Rellena)(7) $5.75


Cuban Egg Roll (2)
Chicken, black beans, Pepperjack cheese served with a creamy herb dipping sauce $7.25



La Septima favoritos



Black Bean, Spanish Bean, Caldo Gallego, or Chicken Noodle
$3.95 (cup); $4.95 (bowl)


House Salad
Mixed greens, tomatoes, purple onions, and house-made croutons


Seventh Avenue Salad
Crisp lettuce & tomato topped with a mixture of olives, ham, Genoa salami, Swiss cheese, onions, green pepper, & Parmesan cheese.
Small $5.50; Large $9.50


Grilled Chicken Salad
Crisp lettuce topped with grilled white meat chicken, tomatoes, purple onions, mixed cheeses and homemade croutons.


*Choice of homemade dressings: Vinaigrette, Creamy Herb, Ranch, Guava Vinaigrette

BEBIDAS (Soft Drinks)


(regular or decaf)

Cafe con leche
(half Cuban coffee/half boiled milk) $2.25

(demitasse) $1.25

Coke, Diet Coke, Sprite, Coke Zero, Ginger Ale, Sweetened or Unsweetened Ice Tea


La Septima Wine


Draft & Bottle Beers, Wine, & Cocktails - Ask Your Server

La Septima pork


Ropa Vieja

“Old Clothes” – Shredded tender flank steak slow simmered in a burgundy wine sauce. Served with rice and two side items.


Picadillo Con Papas Fritas

Ground beef, olives and capers in a seasoned tomato sauce and topped with shoestring potatoes. Served with rice and two side items.


Walk Around La Septima

A sampling of house favorites: Ropa Vieja, Picadillo and Lechon Asado served with black beans and yellow rice. No substitutions, please.


Breaded Palomilla Steak

Breaded palomilla steak topped with grilled onions. Served with rice and two side items.
*Unbreaded upon request.


Palomilla Milanesa

Breaded palomilla steak topped with a rich tomato sauce and garnished with chopped boiled eggs, peas, pimientos and grated Parmesan cheese.
Served with rice and two side items


Steak Pepe

This wonderful dish is named after Dahlia’s father, who came in every morning to help out since we opened in 1995. He will always be an inspiration to our staff and our family
Breaded and fried palomilla steak topped with peas, parsley, pimentos, red onions, and a burgundy wine sauce.
Served with rice and two side items


Arroz Con Pollo

Yellow rice and chicken just like our mothers' and grandmothers', seasoned with real saffron and lots of love!
Served with rice and two side items.
$11.95 Add $0.50 for white meat.


Lechon Asado

Fresh pork marinated in our own sour orange mojo until it has soaked up the delicious blend of seasonings and then slow-roasted to perfect tenderness.
Served with rice and two side items.


Pescado a la Rusa

Spanish-style whitefish filet dusted in seasoned bread crumbs and fried. Topped with our Russian-style sauce.
Served with rice and two side items.


Black Beans and Rice

Your choice of yellow or white rice topped with our delicious black beans



*Shared Entrees additional $3.00



Chef's Choice, Peas, Yellow Rice, White Rice, Yuca, Platanos Maduros
-A La Carte (per serving) $3.95


Basket of bread (Six pieces)


Tossed Salad
substitute for side item with entrée $1.00


POSTRES (Desserts)
Ask your server about today's dessert selection.



La Septima Cuban sandwich


"The" Cuban

This “sandwich mixto” was originally created to provide cigar workers with a quick and easy to eat lunch.
Smoked ham, mojo roasted pork, Genoa salami, Swiss cheese, pickle, mustard and mayonnaise. Served on fresh Segunda Central Cuban bread. Try it a la plancha (hot pressed)
$6.45  or


Palomilla Steak

Your choice of breaded or unbreaded palomilla steak topped with grilled onions, mustard or mayonnaise on Cuban bread garnished with Spanish chips


Pulled Pork Sandwich

Our slow roasted pork topped with thinly sliced onions marinated in our sour orange and garlic mojo on Cuban bread then hot pressed. Mojo for dipping and garnished with Spanish chips.


The Agliano

Named after Agliano Seafood in Ybor City, established in 1915, and our beloved friend Buster Agliano.
Spanish-style whitefish filet dusted with seasoned bread crumbs then fried. Served on Cuban bread with lettuce, tomato, pickle & our house tartar sauce. Garnished with Spanish chips.



Choose half of one of our Cuban, chicken, or pork sandwiches.
Served with a cup of soup.
For just $1.00 more upgrade to a bowl of soup or a tossed salad.

Cuban Sandwich Combo $6.95
Pork Sandwich Combo $8.25


Share charge add $3.00
Extra lettuce and tomato $0.60
Extra dressings $0.50




Served with a cup of soup or tossed salad and Hot Garlic Bread


Jaiba Enchilada

An Old Tampa Tradition without all the mess and work. The idea was messy from start to finish, but yet so many people enjoyed it. We use only Blue Crab Meat right out of the shell blended with angel hair pasta.

Polo Alfredo

Lightly seasoned grilled chicken breast, fresh basil and sun dried tomatoes tossed in a creamy alfredo sauce over angel hair pasta

Palomilla Parmesan

Breaded Palomilla steak topped with house made marinara sauce, mozzarella and parmesan cheese. Served with angel hair pasta