Capote Cleaners

For more than 50 years the Capote family has been taking care of people’s most precious items – a beloved wedding dress, the suit you wore on your first day on the job, luxurious linens your grandmother gave you or your favorite rug.

Al Capote’s has been serving the South Tampa community for almost 30 years, just ask your neighbors who they trust with their dry cleaning, and chances are they’ll say Al Capote’s Cleaners. Conveniently located at 3020 W. Kennedy Blvd. Al Capote’s Cleaners offers drive thru service, same day service and free residential pick-up service with next day delivery.

Family Owned & Operated

Stop by Al Capote’s Cleaners and you’re likely to run into David, Frank or their mother, Mirta. The family prides themselves on knowing their regular customers and their preferences and greeting everyone like they are part of the family. “Everyone here cares about our customers,” said David. “We’re family owned, and owner operated.”

Because the Capotes are on site, they can take the time to make sure that your clothes are returned in pristine condition. If they notice a missing button, they’ll sew a new one on. If they find a small tear or hole, they’ll stitch it back up.

Expert Alterations

If you need alterations or more extensive repairs, Al Capote Cleaners can handle those as well. Mirta is an expert tailor who can alter anything. With her capable hands your clothes will fit like they were made just for you.

Wedding Dress Care

Frank and David say the dirtiest part of a wedding dress tends to be the bottom but with some TLC and expert cleaning, they can have it looking as good as new. After they’ve cleaned it, they will put it in a light-tight box made of acid-free paper to preserve it for your daughter, niece or even grand-daughter.

Chemical Free Cleaning

Al Capote’s Cleaners uses state-of-the art equipment that is 100% green with no harmful or harsh chemicals. In addition to shirts, suits, dresses, and pants, they are experts at dry cleaning all different types of items including:

Rugs, Leather & Suede , Fine Linens & Tablecloths, Bed Spreads & Blankets, Sweaters, Coats and more.

If you can stain it, they can clean it.

Military and First Responders Discount

Al Capote’s Cleaners have cleaned thousands of uniforms for men and women in the military and for our city’s first responders, they offer a 20% discount. So you can count on them to keep your uniform, inspection ready.

David and Frank Capote grew up working alongside their father at the family’s dry-cleaning business and they are proud to continue his tradition of friendly customer-oriented service. “We are part of the neighborhood,” said David. “We love our customers and love seeing our regulars.” “Great service from drop off to pick up,” said customer Alberto H.

“Thank you, for the excellent, professional and courteous attention you give your customers each time.”Take your dry cleaning to Al Capote’s Cleaners and you’ll understand why they are a neighborhood favorite. You can just pull up to the drive thru and they’ll come get your clothes from you. Drop them off by 10 a.m. and they’ll be ready after 5 p.m. Or sign up for their free residential pick-up service. They’ll come by in the morning on your scheduled day pick up your cleaning and return it to you cleaned and pressed by the next day.

Al Capote’s Cleaners is located at 3020 W. Kennedy Blvd. They are open Monday through Friday 7 a.m. – 7 p.m. and Saturday 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. For more information or to sign up for free residential pick-up service visit, or call 813-876-0660. You can also like them on to get the latest information on special offers.