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The 6 Best Lunch Spots In Tampa

Updated: August 7, 2022

Need a quick lunch or a spot to have a fancy business lunch? These Tampa lunch spots have you covered. We analyzed popular review and ranking sites and assimilated millions of reviews for Tampa’s best lunches. You won’t find better midday eats than those offered by these delicious lunch spots!

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Thee Burger Spot

American, $, Tampa HeightsAmerican, $Tampa, Tampa Heights
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 4.5
  • Eater, 2020

    12 Tampa Restaurants to Visit Right Now

    Eater, 2020

The Olde Heights Bistro

New American, $$, East TampaNew American, $$Tampa, East Tampa
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5
  • CultureTrip, 2017

    The 10 Best Restaurants In Seminole Heights, Tampa

    CultureTrip, 2017

Tostones

Latin, TampaLatinTampa
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5
  • Creative Loafing, 2019

    The 25 best new restaurants to open in Tampa Bay this year

    Creative Loafing, 2019

Mickey’s Subs

WellswoodTampa, Wellswood
Google: 5.0
Yelp: 5.0

Moon Frog Arepas

Food Truck, DowntownFood TruckTampa, Downtown
Google: 5.0
Yelp: 5.0

M&R Cafe Southern Cuisine With Flavor

Tea & Coffee, East TampaTea & CoffeeTampa, East Tampa
Google: 5.0
Yelp: 5.0

What gets a restaurant into the top 10?

Figuring out the best restaurants can take a long time. These results are brought to you by boam, with insights from the Yelp and Google ratings for 7862 Tampa restaurants, 823905 reviews, and 266 top lists and articles from the likes of Creative Loafing, CultureTrip and Eater. The spots that made the cut have been featured in Creative Loafing - The 25 best new restaurants to open in Tampa Bay this year, CultureTrip - The 10 Best Restaurants In Seminole Heights, Tampa and Eater - 12 Tampa Restaurants to Visit Right Now. If it’s on the list, we’ve checked and verified that the restaurant is still open and will showcase any updated hours and services you need to be aware of. Restaurants can’t pay to show up on this list, so enjoy the best food with no agenda. We don’t recommend restaurants lightly, these 10 are really something special.

Common questions

Rooster & the Till, Bern's Steak House, and Columbia Restaurant are the highest-rated lunch restaurants for a quick lunch in Tampa.

Rooster & the Till, Columbia Restaurant, and On Swann are the highest-rated lunch spots for a pick up meal in Tampa.

Rooster & the Till, Bern's Steak House, and Columbia Restaurant are the highest-rated lunch restaurants that is good for groups in Tampa.

Rooster & the Till, Bern's Steak House, and Columbia Restaurant are the highest-rated vegetarian-friendly lunch restaurants in Tampa.

Rooster & the Till, Thee Burger Spot, and Fresh Kitchen are the highest-rated lunch restaurants for delivery in Tampa.

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