About us

Meet the Owners

Mr. Empanada Inc. is a family owned, rapidly growing, small business that currently has one company owned location and six franchised locations. Their company owned manufacturing facility produces all the empanadas and other pre-prepared food items to be sold to the franchisees, thus assuring quality and consistency throughout the system. Additionally, they own Mr. Empanada Franchise Corp., which is responsible for selling, training and coordinating new and potential franchise locations.

Mr. Empanada Inc. takes pride in their restaurants and extreme care in the manufacture and preparation of their food items, demonstrating their total commitment to the brand and reputation.

As a result Mr. Empanada has enjoyed excellent reviews in Tampa’s premier publications such as The Tampa Tribune and Weekly Planet.For a historical perspective of Mr. Empanada please read Audrey’s Letter which was given to all invited guest at the Grand Opening Celebration in 2003.