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The 9 Best Restaurants In Tampa

Updated: October 6, 2021

Take your next night out to the next level with the best and trendiest restaurants Tampa has to offer. We reviewed the top award winners, scrutinized millions of expert reviews, and found the best restaurants in Tampa. Head to these establishments for the finest tasting menus and most extensive wine lists in the city.

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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

Restaurant BT

Vietnamese, $$, Palma CeiaVietnamese, $$Tampa, Palma Ceia
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5
  • CultureTrip, 2017

    The Top 10 Restaurants In Tampa, Florida

    CultureTrip, 2017
  • Three Best Rated

    Best French Restaurants in Tampa

    Three Best Rated

7th + Grove

American, $$, Historic YborAmerican, $$Tampa, Historic Ybor
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0
  • USA Today

    Best New and Popular Restaurants in Tampa

    USA Today
  • Creative Loafing, 2019

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

    Creative Loafing, 2019

Green Lemon

Mexican, $$, Parkland EstatesMexican, $$Tampa, Parkland Estates
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0
  • CultureTrip, 2017

    The 10 Best Restaurants In Tampa's Hyde Park, Florida

    CultureTrip, 2017
  • Creative Loafing, 2019

    The 25 best restaurants in Tampa Bay right now, according to Yelp

    Creative Loafing, 2019

Datz

American, $$, Palma CeiaAmerican, $$Tampa, Palma Ceia
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
  • CultureTrip, 2017

    The 10 Best Restaurants In Tampa's Hyde Park, Florida

    CultureTrip, 2017
  • Creative Loafing, 2019

    The 25 best restaurants in Tampa Bay right now, according to Yelp

    Creative Loafing, 2019

Fresh Bites

Mediterranean, $$, TampaMediterranean, $$Tampa
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

Foodys Diner and Pizza House

Pizza, $$, TampaPizza, $$Tampa
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

Cali - South Tampa

New American, $$, Swann EstatesNew American, $$Tampa, Swann Estates
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

Bayshore Mediterranean Grill

Mediterranean, $$, Ballast PointMediterranean, $$Tampa, Ballast Point
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

Why these restaurants?

We know how tough it is to find the best restaurant in Tampa. We used our boam magic powers to analyze 823905 local restaurant reviews, Google and Yelp ratings for 7862 restaurants, and 266 lists and articles from top sources like Three Best Rated, Creative Loafing and CultureTrip. The spots that made the cut have been featured in Three Best Rated - Best French Restaurants in Tampa, Creative Loafing - The 25 best restaurants in Tampa Bay right now, according to Yelp and CultureTrip - The 10 Best Restaurants In Tampa's Hyde Park, Florida. Our engine uses real-time data to only show restaurants that are open and their available services, so you can stay safe on your terms. Since boam gets no payment for showing these restaurants, you can trust the restaurants in this list. We don’t recommend restaurants lightly, these 10 are really something special.

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