VOTED BEST CIGAR SHOP
TAMPA'S BEST NEIGHBORHOOD CIGAR SHOP
Welcome to Gaspar's! Everyone loves a great story. Ours is about an unique story of a cigar shop that was voted "Best Cigar Shop" in Tampa Bay!
Gaspar's Cigars was designed exclusively to accomodate the cigar aficionado. We offer a warm, friendly and inviting atmosphere. Gaspar's Cigars has a variety selection of premium cigars and carry Tampa's very best handrolled cigars along with coffee and espresso.
The Gaspar's Cigars Story: Before implementing Gaspar's Cigars, D.C. Goutoufas was a long time banker and built "Little Gaspar's", a clubhouse in the corner of his backyard that his wife Katie Goutoufas allowed him to use as his "man cave". Their daughter, Olivia Goutoufas grew up watching her father having many friends of all walks of lives over for a cook out & a cigar at "Little Gaspar's". Then out first commerical location was born in Tampa, Florida. When Olivia Goutoufas was a little girl, she & her friends would come and do their homework in the back of the office everyday after school. Olivia Goutoufas is known as the Princess of Gaspar's.
The name "Gaspar's" has a piracy story and has roots in Tampa. Jose Gaspar, known by his nickname Gasparilla (supposedly lived 1756 – 1821), was a purported Spanish pirate, the "last of the Buccaneers," who is claimed to have raided Little Gasparilla Island, the west coast of Florida during the late 18th and early 19th centuries. His legend is celebrated every year in Tampa with the Gasparilla Pirate Festival since 1904. Then the iconic Gaspar's Cigars was born and continues to carry the Tradition
Our cigar shop sits by a canal on the corner of Gandy and Westshore Boulevards. The canal has nature scenic views and heartbeat sounds of the stream flowing to the heart of Tampa Bay!
Open 7 days a week. Stop by anytime and tell us your story!
THE GOUTOUFAS FAMILY
WELCOMES YOU TO GASPAR'S CIGARS ...
Davelis "D.C." Goutoufas
Owner of Gaspar's Cigar Shoppe LLC
Gaspar Cigars LLC was established by fourth generation Tampanian, Davelis "D.C." Goutoufas, whose roots run deep in Tampa Bay. Goutoufas is the great grandson of a pioneering Greek who helped settle Tampa in 1887. He is a Freemason, Shriner and member of one of
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