Where to Eat around The Westin Tampa Harbour Island
Collected by Westin AFAR
Downtown Tampa is where the glass and steel of modern Florida meets the brick and Mediterranean stucco of the historic city. It's where the beautiful blue waters of Tampa Bay mingle with a myriad of cultural experiences, waiting to be discovered.
601 S Harbour Island Blvd, Tampa, FL 33602, USA
Whether you are in the mood for a romantic dinner under an arbor on the water, grabbing a drink with friends and watching sports on TV, or dancing the night away, Jackson's Bistro is the place for you. It's located on Tampa's Harbour Island at the...
3203 W Bay to Bay Blvd, Tampa, FL 33629, USA
If this breakfast sandwich picture doesn't make you want to visit Pinky's, I'm not sure what else I can tell you. But how about this: even if diners aren't your thing, you should visit Pinky's. They have cheap Cuban breakfast sandwiches and...
420 W Kennedy Blvd, Tampa, FL 33606, USA
The Oxford Exchange is my new favorite place in Tampa. First, there are books. Not just any books, but a well curated selection of books on interesting subjects, well displayed with helpful hints from bookstore staff. The room is light-filled and...
2117 E 7th Ave, Tampa, FL 33605, USA
I arrived into Tampa with an insatiable craving for Cuban cuisine. The eight hour drive to Tampa from Alabama was long, only to be exacerbated by my travel companion's excessive talk of all things food and wine. Different nationalities and dishes...
2117 E 7th Ave, Tampa, FL 33605, USA
Founded in 1905 as a small café serving Cuban coffee and sandwiches to local cigar factory workers, the family-owned-and-operated Columbia has grown into an iconic Spanish restaurant that has been visited by generations of Tampa residents and...
707 Harbour Post Dr, Tampa, FL 33602, USA
A light summer rain fell, as we sat in a corner booth eating a mid-afternoon snack of cheeses, jalapeño hummus, local honey, crostini, peach preserves, and pickled olives and garlic. Our attentive waiter kept our glasses of iced tea filled as we...
700 Harbour Post Dr, Tampa, FL 33602, USA
Sure the kitsch factor is turned up fairly high—it is called "That's Amore," after all—but this Italian restaurant has an attractive waterside setting that lends itself to romantic sunset viewing while sharing a slice of tiramisu. On the weekends...
700 S Florida Ave, Tampa, FL 33602, USA
Florida sunsets are famous for their beauty. What better way to enjoy one than from a deck of a sailing catamaran on the waters of Tampa Bay? Tampa Bay Sailing Tours offers a two-and-a-half-hour sunset sail from the dock just below the Sail...
400 Beach Dr NE, St. Petersburg, FL 33701, USA
I bit into the dark chocolate-covered caramel with just a hit of sea salt and I was intrigued. The chocolate maple cream sealed the deal. The chocolate raspberry heart? Well, I was done for. I have found the door to chocolate heaven and it's in my...
505 N Franklin St, Tampa, FL 33602, USA
This literal hole-in-the-wall joint is run by Chef Rene, who brings his love for Mexican street food to downtown Tampa. While there are several mobile taco buses roaming Tampa, the downtown location has a sit-down area attached to the school bus...
615 Channelside Dr #117, Tampa, FL 33602, USA
Channelside Bay Plaza is a multi-faceted entertainment center located on the Garrison Channel in downtown Tampa. Channelside offers a variety of dining spots, including fine ethnic foods at Tinatapia's (tapas), Thai Thani, or Oisi Sushi. Qachbal's...
1626 Central Ave, St. Petersburg, FL 33712, USA
Fancy a raw vegan B.L.T.? Imagine a live-food sandwich made with organic grape tomatoes, freshly chopped lettuce, guacamole, sprouts, and delicious cashew hummus, all wrapped up in a homemade raw onion bread. Leafy Greens Cafe, in sunny St....
901 W Platt St, Tampa, FL 33606, USA
Located on the site of a historic 1928 garage and gas station, Boca Bar and Kitchen is now a community-centric restaurant and bar that partners with local farmers. The menu is designed to highlight sustainable, fresh, and organic ingredients....
518 N Willow Ave, Tampa, FL 33606, USA
Operated out of a small frame house in a largely industrial area, New Soul Sandwich Shop is one woman's labor of love. Ms. Mattie, as the regulars call her, has been offering up her homemade soul food lunches for decades. The menu changes...
1015 S Howard Ave, Tampa, FL 33606, USA
Ciccio's / Water ostensibly serves Italian and Japanese food, but the bowls come in so many varieties (Mexican, Thai, Chinese, and more) that this place will fulfill nearly any craving. They can also accommodate many dietary restrictions. Ciccio's...
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