3 Best Cuban Sandwich Spots in Panama City Beach, Florida

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Florida - Panama City - Cuban Sandwich - Cubano

The origin of the Cuban sandwich – or Cubano – in Florida may be debatable. However, what is not in question is that, since the 1950s (at least), it has spread its goodness throughout the state. Check out the best places to get a Cubano in Miami (here), Tampa (here), and Orlando, (here). And now, let’s unpack the Best Cuban Sandwich Spots in Panama City Beach, Florida.

#1 Pineapple Willy’s Restaurant, Panama City Beach

Located on S Thomas Dr, Pineapple Willy’s Restaurant may not sound like a place frequented for its Cuban sandwiches, but it is. Willy’s serves up beach views, ribs, seafood, music, and fun, and they also make a mean Cuban sandwich.

World famous, Willy’s first opened its doors in 1984 and has remained a favorite spot for locals as well as vacationers ever since. “My wife had the Cuban sandwich which she thoroughly enjoyed and I had their famous ribs which were fall-off-the-bone tender and had such a great flavor.”

Hours:

  • Sunday 11 AM–10 PM
  • Monday 11 AM–10 PM
  • Tuesday 11 AM–10 PM
  • Wednesday 11 AM–10 PM
  • Thursday 11 AM–10 PM
  • Friday 11 AM–10 PM
  • Saturday 11 AM–10 PM

#2 Andy’s Flour Power Cafe-Bakery

Located on Thomas Dr in Panama City Beach, Andy’s Flour Power Café-Bakery is known for its French toast, rolled omelets, and cheerful environment. However, a perhaps little-known secret is their Cuban sandwich.

Most of those who’ve left reviews on both of Andy’s locations consistently mention the Cuban Sandwich. “Have eaten at both locations, service and quality is top notch!! Best Cuban sandwich I have had since I left Miami. Would highly recommend!!”

Hours:

  • Sunday 7 AM–2 PM
  • Monday 7 AM–2 PM
  • Tuesday 7 AM–2 PM
  • Wednesday 7 AM–2 PM
  • Thursday 7 AM–2 PM
  • Friday 7 AM–2 PM
  • Saturday 7 AM–2 PM
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#3 Fatty Patty’s Southern Cafe

Located on Thomas Dr, Fatty Patty’s Southern Café serves up breakfast and lunch as well as custom desserts, including wedding cakes. But fans rave about the Cubano.

You can get burgers, steak, eggs and more here but Fatty’s makes a mean Cuban sandwich. “The Cuban was great!”

Hours:

  • Sunday 7 AM–2 PM
  • Monday Closed
  • Tuesday 7 AM–2 PM
  • Wednesday 7 AM–2 PM
  • Thursday 7 AM–2 PM
  • Friday 7 AM–2 PM
  • Saturday 7 AM–2 PM

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