Ybor City in Hillsborough County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
Sweet Taste of Ybor City
Erected 2020 by Hillsborough County Historical Advisory Council, to replace a marker originally erected by the Civitan Club of Ybor City.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & Commerce • Notable Places. A significant historical year for this entry is 1972.
Location. 27° 57.62′ N, 82° 26.603′ W. Marker is in Ybor City, Florida, in Hillsborough County. Marker is on East Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1412 E 7th Ave, Tampa FL 33605, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Tampa's First Cigar Factory (within shouting distance of this marker); The Birth Of Ybor City (within shouting distance of this marker); Hotel De La Havana (within shouting distance of this marker); El Chino — Pajarito Restaurant (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); La Liga Patriotica de Instruccion (about 400 feet away); José Martí (about 500 feet away); Ybor City's First Fire Station (about 500 feet away); Roland M. Manteiga (about 500 feet away).
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker. This link is to an earlier marker from 1962 that was erected nearby by the Civitan Club of Ybor City. That earlier marker was replaced by this one.
Yes this marker replaced the Tampa's Oldest Restaurant marker because of inaccuracies in the text.
— Submitted April 20, 2021, by Tim Fillmon of Webster, Florida.
Credits. This page was last revised on April 20, 2021. It was originally submitted on April 19, 2021, by Raymond T Elligett Jr of Tampa, Florida. This page has been viewed 42 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on April 19, 2021, by Raymond T Elligett Jr of Tampa, Florida. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.