At Tabanero Cigars, We Believe...

in the heritage of the once named Cigar Capital of the World, Ybor City. We believe we can bring back our cigar industry and respect with the best elements offered in Tampa: Passionate Cuban Rollers and Oliva Tobacco Co.

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We are much more than just cigar makers. From the Ybor district of historic Tampa Florida, the heart and soul of America’s cigar history we create cigars that are truly special.  Our passion for hand making the perfect cigar is reflective of our Cuban heritage and our factory here in Tampa brings that history and love of quality alive.

  We are committed to the finest principles and care in our products and for us, each cigar is an extension of our love for cigar making. We believe it is an artistry, an artistry that we are honored to share with you. With every Tabanero cigar you are enjoying an element of our history, our heritage and the desire we have to create those cigars right here in the United States. Take a moment to look over our selection of offerings and let us help you see why our passion for making cigars is at the heart of all we do.


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Cuban Cigar rolling at Tabanero Cigar Factory, Ybor City

July 23, 2016

We take a tremendous amount of pride in our craft of rolling cuban style cigars. Our focus is on quality, not quantity. In this article we aim to highlight the wonderful craft of cuban style cigar rolling that is used daily right here in the Tabanero factory here in Ybor City, Tampa, FL. A cuban roller trains and learns the art of rolling cigars for 9 months. These rollers work independently, they do not work in pairs. They roll the entire cigar themselves versus rollers from Central America and the Caribbean who work in pairs. The men do the bunching and the woman perform the wrapping. This allows them to work faster. They are able to do 600 to 1000...

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Ybor City in the News

July 15, 2016

Ybor City was recently featured in the news during a Public Service Announcement (PSA) by WWE star John Cena. He used the everyday streets of Ybor to portray a different view of diversity in America.  Check out the video and local news article about it here. After the filming was done, John stopped by for some Taba Brew. He enjoyed his cup of the best Cuban coffee in Tampa while relaxing in Ybor City. We enjoyed seeing John Cena stop by and share such an interest in the great city of Ybor.

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