If you're a first time visitor to Tampa, you might prefer a more touristy area, but if you're a solo traveler, a smaller local eatery could be more interesting. Some areas have lots of things to do within walking distance, but the restaurants may be more expensive. To give you a starting point for your trip research, we looked at what people say about restaurants in Tampa.
Here are some of the most recommended restaurants in Tampa.
Here's what Trippy members had to say about restaurants:
"Haven Motel, Ulele, EDISON: FOOD+DRINK LAB, Ava & Fodder & Shine are all fantastic and all very different" See More
"One of my favorite restaurant is Piquant Hyde Park in Tampa, Florida." See More
"Best new spot for breakfast, brunch or lunch I would try Oxford Exchange Ulele is a cool new place opened by the family who founded the Columbia Restaurant If you like farm to table, Boca Kitchen Bar Market is good." See More
"If this is your first time in Tampa then I would suggested a nice steak dinner at Bern's Steak House." See More
"For cafes with good coffee and wifi, I really like Tre Amici @ The Bunker in Ybor City." See More
"This is one our favs Ella’s Americana Folk Art Cafe." See More
"There's a great tapas place called Ceviche Tapas Bar & Restaurant in downtown Orlando (not sure why this loaded Tampa)." See More
"My favorite place to eat breakfast is La Teresita and for dinner El Perdigon (Venezuelan Food)." See More
"Kaleisia Tea Lounge -- near USF campus so lots of college students." See More
"There are some bars/restaurants the have great waterfront views, like Sail Pavilion and Jacksons Bistro." See More
"They do have Whole Foods and in recent years, a Trader Joe's, and my favorite grocery store out there is Abby's Health & Nutrition, which is a privately grocery store with the best organic foods." See More
This page is just a starting point, to really get personalized advice from Tampa locals and experienced travelers, post a question on Trippy! You can start by browsing the questions other people have asked about Tampa.
If you've changed your mind and decided to go somewhere else, go to the main page and explore where to stay in any city.