Tampa skyline with the Tampa Convention Center

The 9 Best Lunch Spots Near Ruskin

Updated: May 2, 2022

These cafes, food trucks, and restaurants make lunchtime our favorite time in Ruskin! We analyzed the top blogs, restaurant review sites, and food publications to find the best lunches in Ruskin. If you need quick service tacos or you have time for a sit-down buffet you will find your next lunch spot here!

Find the perfect spot

Downtown Boricua Grill

Food Truck, RuskinFood TruckRuskin
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0

Pita Kebob

Mediterranean, $, RuskinMediterranean, $Ruskin
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0


American, $$, RuskinAmerican, $$Ruskin
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

The Hot Tomato

$$, Ruskin$$Ruskin
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.5


American, $, RuskinAmerican, $Ruskin
Google: 3.9
Yelp: 3.0

If you travel further

Mi Viejo

Latin, $, Apollo BeachLatin, $Apollo Beach
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

The Vineyards Trattoria

Italian, $$, Apollo BeachItalian, $$Apollo Beach
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.0

Little Greek

Greek, $, Apollo BeachGreek, $Apollo Beach
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 3.5

Zpan Hibachi And Sushi Bar

Japanese, Apollo BeachJapaneseApollo Beach
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.5

Why is this list better than others?

Selecting the right restaurant can be really difficult, especially when you would like to find a new one. We analyzed 7862 Ruskin restaurants on Yelp and Google, 823905 Ruskin restaurant reviews, and 266 lists and articles – looking closely at what had to say – and applied our boam magic. These top contenders have appeared in . Every option we show has been verified as open and offering key services when we recommend it, thanks to our real-time updates. Since boam gets no payment for showing these restaurants, you can trust the restaurants in this list. Don’t sleep on the restaurants in this list.

Frequently asked questions

Taqueria Garcia, Marian's Sub Shop, and The Dog House and More are the highest-rated lunch restaurants for take-out in Ruskin.

Taqueria Garcia, Marian's Sub Shop, and The Dog House and More are lunch restaurants with outdoor seating in Ruskin.

The Dog House and More, Ybor Grille, and Pita Kebob are the highest-rated lunch restaurants for delivery in Ruskin.

The highest-rated restaurants in Ruskin for group lunches are The Dog House and More, Los Amigos Restaurant, and The Fish House.

The Dog House and More, Los Amigos Restaurant, and The Fish House are the highest-rated lunch restaurants that is good for groups in Ruskin.

Drink pairing tips

  • Cilantro Chile Cooler and banh mi

    When considering how to best enjoy your banh mi, we would highlight how well a glass of Cilantro Chile Cooler complements the dish as it cuts through the fattiness of the sandwich.

  • The best drink pairing for banh mi

    Finding the ideal drink pairing for banh mi can be tricky. It’s worth exploring some white wine, particularly a glass of Kabinett. This, sweet, white wine balances the spicy banh mi.

  • Pair Mangose with banh mi

    If your food palns include Banh mi, then you should consider helping it along with some beer. We find that a Mangose, with its hits of fruit, serves as the best pairing to the dish.

Did you know?

  • Celebrating a love for sushi

    Do you like sushi enough to dedicate a day to it? If you answered yes, then you should probably know that June International Sushi Day is International Sushi Day.

  • The first ever

    Do you like sushi? It was invented during 1700s in beautiful Japan.

  • A match made in heaven: red wine & teriyaki sauce

    teriyaki sauce is often paired with red wine, matching the sweet flavor of teriyaki sauce with the sweet taste of sweet.

Parking information

Nobody likes to circle around the block looking for parking, especially if you’re hungry or in a rush. SpotHero is a digital parking reservation service that lets you pre-book a great parking spot.

Other options you might enjoy here

Similar restaurants in other areas

Show more

Similar spots in other areas

Show more