When we talk about the best Cuban sandwich in the Palm Beaches, there’s one eatery moving the gamut in the county, Don Ramon Restaurant. Located on South Dixie Highway in West Palm Beach, this location has been serving excellent Cuban food for decades.
The Chefs and owners of this restaurant have elevated sandwich making in the Palm Beaches. The sheer choice of their sandwich ingredients is an endless joy.
Making a regular sandwich looks like a simple task: they are made of two slices of bread with different layers of other food items in between them. Layers can be pork, chicken, seafood, beef, ham, cheese, and vegetables among others. Butter can be spread over the slices of the bread to make it even tastier.
A Cuban sandwich is usually made out of cuts the ham and pork, preferably from a whole pork leg. Following this trend, Don Ramon Restaurant definitely serves the best Cuban sandwich in the Palm Beaches. According to the restaurant’s owner —Dina Rubio — the first step in their success is the bread. They rely on a local Cuban bakery to deliver daily fresh Cuban bread to use in their sandwiches. As per the food items in the sandwich, they choose to slow cook the meat and marinade it with their signature homemade recipe for seasoning flavors that adds a peculiar taste to it.
Most restaurants choose to serve their Cuban sandwich with their pickles of preference inside (though not sweet pickles); but at Don Ramon, expect to receive your Cuban sandwich with pickles on the side. Dina simply explains “pickles, mayonnaise and mustard should be an option to the customer”. Maybe here lies the rest of the story that makes them the best Cuban sandwich in the Palm Beaches.
Don Ramon on Dixie Highway is a family-owned restaurant that has been serving exquisite Cuban Food in West Palm Beach for over 25 years. Their renovated restaurant provides more sitting and a more enchanting atmosphere to delight patrons when enjoying lunch or dinner to the beat of traditional Cuban music.
You can find their menu options, weekly special offers and information about monthly events at: donramonrestaurant.com.