A Taste of Cuba in Springfield

Here are just a few of the local sandwich shops serving Cuban sandwiches that deserve some love.

By Katie Pollock Estes

Aug 2022

Cuban sandwich
Photo by Brandon AlmsCuban sandwiches—filled will mojo pork, pickles, mustard and more on pressed Cuban bread—are having a moment again, popping up on great menus around town. Purchase Photo

Country Girls Espresso

It’s massive, and it’s perfectly pressed with all the good stuff: roasted pork, ham, Swiss, pickles and mustard.

La Habana Vieja

This Cubano features both gouda and raclette for an extra-cheesy experience, plus house-made pickles.

Tacos El Champu

Find a Mexican torta here for a unique take on traditional Cuban sammy toppings.

The Sandwich Scene

Their Tampa Cubano is packed with mojo pork, ham and salami (so meaty!).

D’Vine Delicatessen

Smoked ham and mojo pork join pickles, Swiss and mustard for a classic take.