Our Menu


Fried Pickles // 8.50
Hand breaded kosher dill pickle slices crispy fried & served with spicy petal sauce

Crab - Shrimp Quesadillas // 9.75
Fresh crab meat and shrimp, fresh spinach, colby jack and queso fresco cheeses, onions, peppers. Served with guava sour cream and salsa

Pulled Pork Quesadillas // 7.50
Loaded with pulled pork, onions, red peppers and mixed cheeses. Served with guava sour cream and salsa
Add Guacamole // 2.75

Tostones with Mojo Marinated Shredded Pork or Chicken // 9.50
(Gaspar's Grotto version of American Nachos)
Thick slices of fried plantains with sweet peppers, onions, queso fresco and mixed cheeses. Salsa and guava sour cream

Chicken Doubloons // 9.75
Crispy fried tender medallions of chicken breast marinated in our own kickin-chicken seasoning with citrus chipotle BBQ sauce on the side
Spice-Em Up? // 1.00
Smother them in any one of our sauces with blue cheese dressing and celery

Devil Crab // 9.00
House made, large, loaded with blue crab and served with crystal butter

Mahi Mahi Fish Spread // 11.95
Served with saltines and hot sauce

Abuela's Spanish Bean Soup // 5.50
Chick peas, ham, chorizo, potatoes and onions in a light broth

Soup of the Day // 5.50

Basket of Hot Cuban Bread and Butter // 2.25

All Extra Sauces // 1.00


Gaspar's Tacos // 13.00

Chicken, Pork or Fresh Fish of the Day. Grotto slaw, queso fresco, purple onions and topped with our own taco seasoning sauce. Black beans and rice


Gaspar's Grilled Chicken Salad // 14.75

Breast of chicken, Mozzarella cheese, mangos, avocados, cucumbers, tomato, purple onions, candied pecans. Smokey tomato-fennel vinaigrette

Florida Cobb Salad // 12.75
Bacon, avocado, strawberries, smoked Bleu cheese, mojo poached tiger shrimp, and candied orange. Served with guava vinaigrette.

Grotto Caesar// 8.00
Romaine, parmesan, house made croutons and Caesar salad dressing

Side Salad // 6.50
Your choice of dressing


18% gratuity added to parties of 6 or more.
Eating undercooked meats, fish and shellfish may result in illness.
Please notify your server of any food allergies.

There will be a $3 Plate Charge for Splitting Entrees.


Crab and Shrimp Quesadillas // 15.00

Fresh crab meat and shrimp, fresh spinach, colby jack and queso fresco cheeses, onions, peppers. Served with guava sour cream and salsa

Pork "Havana" // 14.00
Slow roasted pork marinated in mojo criollo, fresh garlic, oregano, sour orange, lemon and key lime juices served with black beans and white rice and our own smoky chipotle crema


All our pizza dough is made with Extra Virgin Olive Oil. Any pizza can be made cheeseless.

Pizza Your Way

Topped your way 9.00
Each Topping 1.10
Red bell peppers, green bell peppers, onions, tomatoes, spinach, mushroom, jalapenos, fresh basil, fresh cilantro, chimichurri, sun dried tomatoes, Buffalo mozzarella, feta, queso fresco, Italian sausage, pepperoni, ham, bacon, chipotle pesto, gorgonzola
Add ground beef, grilled chicken or Cuban style pork 2.25
Add Shrimp 4.25

Margherita // 12.25
Topped with buffalo mozzarella, sliced tomatoes and fresh basil


The Cuban Sandwich // 10.00

Gaspar's Classic Ybor City Cuban is made on fresh baked Cuban bread with sliced sweet baked ham, Genoa salami, Cuban style roast pork topped with Swiss cheese, mustard, mayo and pickles. Cold or pressed with crispy plantain Chicharitas
Add French Fries - 1.25
Add lettuce and tomato - 1.00

Gaspar's Daily Lunch Special // 9.75
1/2 Cuban sandwich and bowl of our Spanish bean or black bean soup or a side house salad

Fish Sandwich // 14.00
8oz. Atlantic white fish dipped in our own special beer batter and deep friend just right, on a toasted roll with lettuce, onion, tomato and pickle. Served with house made tartar sauce, cole slaw and French fries.

Chicken Sandwich // 11.75
8oz. breast of chicken frilled, beer batter fried or buffalo style on toasted Cuban bread with lettuce, onion, tomato and pickle. Served with French fries.

Long Pork Sandwich // 12.00
Fresh buttered Cuban bread, piled high with our Cuban style roast pork and Swiss cheese then pressed crisp. Served with French fries.

Reuben Cuban // 12.00
Fresh buttered Cuban bread, mojo pork, sauerkraut, Swiss cheese, mustard and mayonnaise then pressed crisp. Served with French fries.

Buccaneer Burger // 12.00
1/2 pound of seasoned ground beef on a toasted bun with cheese, lettuce, onion, tomato and pickle. Served with French fries.


Sweet Potato Fries // 6.50

Basket seasoned with cinnamon and brown sugar with honey yogurt dipping sauce

Basket of Fries // 4.50
Beans and Rice // 4.50
Sweet Cole Slaw // 3.50
Extra Sauce or Dressing // 1.00
Iced Tea, Coke, Diet Coke, Sprite, Lemonade, Bottled Water // 3.00


Chicken Tenders // 5.00
Two 2 oz. chicken tenders
Basket of Tator Tots // 4.75
Kraft Mac & Cheese // 4.75



10 FOR $11.95

Some like them mild, some like them hot, right here that's what we got. Our crew came up with these here sauces many years ago told that there be nothing new you could do for wings. Since then many a Tampa area restaurant from sports bars to four stars has tried to serve versions of these here one and only recipes. You can only get'em here now.

Tic Toc Crock

Sweet spicy citrus ginger sauce is not for the timid, so give it a try and you'll see why we say, "These babies bite back"

Mustang Ranch Rub
All the flavor of the hidden valley, without all the pesky dressing

Smokehouse Sweet and Spicy
Taste as it they just came out of the smoker - smoky and sweet

Carolina Gold BBQ
A smoky-sweet unique blend of mustard seed, cayenne peppers, apple cider vinegar and just the right amount of spice

Moonshine Barbecue Sauce
Smooth barbecue sauce infused with moonshine flavor. Mild

Garlic Parmesan
Garlic, butter and parmesan cheese, Delightfully simple, yet delightfully awesome.

Parmesan Peppercorn
Inspired by an old steakhouse recipe and packed with the big, bold flavors of parmesan and fresh crushed peppercorns.

Citrus Chipotle BBQ
A tangy BBQ sauce, sweet and spicy and full of citrus flavor.

Clearly You've Never Been to Singapore
Tomato, garlic, ginger and exotic spices come together to deliver a sweet, hot, and tangy flavor that will make your taste buds jump

Jagermeister Sticky Wings
Black cherry, Jager and black pepper add a distinctive flavor to the sauce

Kickin Korean BBQ
Features a rich, complex Asian flavor. It's tangy and spicy with notes of soy and ginger.

That's right - peanut butter and grape jelly...really


Honey Lime Sriracha
An amazing combination of sweetness and spiciness in every bite

CRAZY HOT Carolina Reapers
The world's hottest pepper gives these wings a slow rolling smoky heat that can't be beat, with a hint of garlic that makes it a trea!

Spicy Caribbean Jerk
Has it all, it's hot. It's sweet. It's tangy. It's Jamaican-y.

Nice and hot, it's what we got

Honey Blaze
Two different flavors in one delicious sauce. Satisfies your sweet tooth and has the kick you need

Mango Habanero
This sauce combines tropical flavors with spicy goodness



A message from your Captain:

Dear Sunday Brunch Bunch,
As soon as health and governmental conditions return to normal and we feel everyone can safely enjoy our Sunday Brunch, rest assured we will resume with this offering and get back to having the best Sunday Brunch in Tampa.

In the meantime we are serving incredible plated brunch dishes, $3 Mimosas and $4 Bloody Marys. There is live music, a festive atmosphere, and beignets to enjoy along side our specialty coffees.

We appreciate your patronage at Gaspar’s Grotto!
Captain Ehab

7:00 AM - 11:00 AM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM


3 Egg Cheese Omelet // 6.50
Choice of two bacon strips, sausage patty or a ham steak. Home fries and Cuban toast.

Two Eggs Your Way // 5.25
Choice of two bacon strips, sausage patty or a ham steak. Home fries and Cuban toast.

Lemon Blueberry French Toast // 7.50
Lemon French Toast with fresh blueberry compote.

French Toast// 6.50
Home fries.

Breakfast Skillet // 6.50
Onions, peppers, and cheese topped with two eggs your way. Home fries and Cuban toast.
Choice of two bacon strips, sausage patty or a ham steak. // +2.25

Biscuits and Gravy // 6.50
Two biscuits slathered in gravy. Home fries.
Choice of two bacon strips, sausage patty
or Ham steak add // 2.25
Grilled chicken and cheese // 3.25

Breakfast Sandwich // 6.50
Two eggs scrambled, cheese, choice of bacon, sausage, mojo pork or ham. Pressed

Savory Crepe // 6.50
Spinach, mushrooms, swiss cheese and onion.

Sweet Crepe // 6.50
Nutella, strawberries, whipped cream.

Avocado Toast // 6.50
Two pieces of multigrain toast, choice of meat.


Pressed Cuban Toast // 2.25
- Add Cheese +1.00

Home Fries // 2.25
Single Egg your way // 1.25

Two Biscuits // 2.25
Two Strips of Bacon // 2.25
Sausage Patty // 2.25
Ham Steak // 2.25
Chicken Breast // 5.50

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