Where to Eat around The Westin Tampa Bay
Collected by Westin AFAR
The Tampa Bay area is vibrant and diverse, and offers a bit of everything—history, culture, outdoor activities, an emerging dining scene, and an engaging nightlife. With its mix of urban and rural landscapes, there’s a great deal to discover.
7 Rockaway St, Clearwater, FL 33767, USA
It’s not easy to find beachfront dining in the Tampa area, but you can nearly put your feet in the sand at Frenchy’s Rockaway Grill on Clearwater Beach. The most popular item on the menu is the grouper sandwich; made fresh from the Gulf of Mexico...
111 2nd Ave NE #100, St. Petersburg, FL 33701, USA
Nested in a side street in the charming city of St. Petersburg is the Sab Cafe: a great hole-in-the-wall find of delicious authentic Thai & Vietnamese dishes. The Thai curry is amazing, a perfect portion size and all dishes are reasonably priced....
901 W Platt St, Tampa, FL 33606, USA
Farm-to-table restaurants are quickly becoming the most sought-after dining experience and a local favorite in South Tampa is Boca. Working with local farmers, Boca’s menu features tried and true favorites, as well as rotating features depending...
7627 W Courtney Campbell Causeway, Tampa, FL 33607, USA
Situated under the Westin Tampa Bay Hotel, Aqua restaurant's waterfront location inspires a primarily seafood cuisine complete with a beautiful raw bar. With a romantic ambiance, the restaurant is a perfect place to celebrate a special occasion or...
5831 Memorial Hwy, Tampa, FL 33615, USA
Thai Gourmet Market is a hybrid Thai produce stall and restaurant with just a couple of tables and a few seats at the counter. The restaurant places utmost emphasis on freshness—no msg here—and can also be found at the weekend farmers' markets.
1437, 2425 N Rocky Point Dr, Tampa, FL 33607, USA
Though the name may sound a bit rustic, this waterfront restaurant offers fresh seafood, white-linen service, and gorgeous views of Tampa Bay. Nearly every table has a window view, making it a romantic spot for a sunset dinner. The Sunday...
5910 N Florida Ave, Tampa, FL 33604, USA
The menu at The Refinery in Tampa’s historic Seminole Heights neighborhood changes weekly and always features the freshest available ingredients. Whether produce, fish, meat, or cheese, nothing served in-house is made out of house (unless it’s a...
7204 Central Avenue North, St. Petersburg, FL 33707, USA
Set in a beautifully restored building on Central Avenue and named for the street in the 14th arrondissement on which the family grew up, Alésia serves French, Vietnamese, and Chinese cuisine with a discrete modern flair. Here the dishes are more...
11400 Gandy Blvd N, St. Petersburg, FL 33702, USA
Our favorite spot for fresh, ice cold, plump Apalachicola (Gulf) Oysters is the Crab Shack. The Crab Shack isn't fancy. Located on Gandy Boulevard on the northern fringe of St Pete, it's a come in your shorts, gator-heads-hanging-over-the-bar,...
3928, 170 Beach Dr NE, St. Petersburg, FL 33701, USA
Beach Drive has become something of a hotbed for diverse dining in St Petersburg. Under the direction of Executive Chef and partner Jermy Duclut, Cassis American Brasseire provides a delightful setting for a nice meal at a reasonable price. At the...
785 Dodecanese Blvd, Tarpon Springs, FL 34689, USA
These honey-drenched delicacies tempt the customers of Hellas Bakery and make you ask "Where am I?" No, you're not on the sun-drenched coast of Greece, but in Tarpon Springs, on the sun-drenched west coast of Florida. Originally settled in the...
609 S Howard Ave, Tampa, FL 33606, USA
It may seem oxymoronic, but healthy fast food is the name of the game at Evos. There’s no more guilt when stopping for fries when they are organic, air-baked, and environmentally sound. The fact that it's a chain should not dissuade you from...
7030 W Hillsborough Ave, Tampa, FL 33634, USA
Run by a family with 10 years' experience of running a restaurant in Korea, One Family offers the authentic taste of their homeland. Don't be put off by the restaurant's unassuming appearance and strip mall location, it offers delicious food at...
4103 W Kennedy Blvd, Tampa, FL 33609, USA
A family-owned Tampa staple for some 42 years, Jimbo’s Pit Bar-B-Q is where hungry locals go to get saucy. Try the chopped pork sandwich platter, crispy hush puppies (some say they are hands down the best hush puppies), and the self-service pickle...
4302 W Boy Scout Blvd, Tampa, FL 33607, USA
This sports bar is named for the first Tampa Bay Buccaneer to be named to the NFL Hall of Fame, Lee Roy Selmon. The menu features classic southern dishes like fried green tomatoes, gumbo, and fried shrimp (and the barbecue sauce, like some of the...
10103 Montague St, Tampa, FL 33626, USA
Focusing on seafood prepared with Caribbean and Latin flavors, Catch Twenty Three is a good date place. The restaurant finds the balance between casual and upscale, giving all the right vibes for a nice night out that's not stuffy. Everything from...
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