La Pola, which opened in 1978, is owned by Belarmino "Mino" Rico, 78, who puts in long hours and a lot of love creating the sandwiches. "Yes, I am the Yankees," Rico said. They're even better than in Tampa, Florida, a city that claims to make the best. I am the best, best in the country," Rico said. "I'm numero uno. Numero uno in the country."
The City of Tampa has tweeted its opposition to the ruling.
A Cuban sandwich is made with pork, ham, cheese, mustard, pickles and Cuban bread.