Downtown Tampa has so many fabulous restaurants that you can enjoy a delicious meal at any time of day in the middle of the city! Whether you're looking for a quick spot to have a bite to eat during your lunch break, a nice dinner date restaurant or a brunch destination with bottomless mimosas Downtown Tampa has you covered!

Here's our lists for the best Downtown Tampa Restaurants for brunch, lunch or dinner.

Downtown Tampa Restaurants for Breakfast:

Downtown Tampa is known to have some of the greatest brunch restaurants in Tampa Bay! Though there aren't many options, you can't go wrong with any of these Downtown Tampa restaurants when it comes to brunch!

First Watch | Downtown Tampa
4.6  5 Rating (7)
520 Tampa Street, Tampa FL, 33602
Serving breakfast, brunch, and lunch. Also offers carryout.
The Attic Cafe
4.6  5 Rating (17)
500 E Kennedy Ave 4th Floor, Tampa FL, 33602
The Attic Cafè is both a coffee shop and bar located in the heart of Downtown Tampa offering a wide variety of beverages, foods, and the coolest atmosphere...
Bruegger's Bagels
4.3  5 Rating (3)
501 E Kennedy Blvd, Tampa, FL 33602, Tampa FL, 33602
35 years and growing, Bruegger's operates more than 280 bakeries in 26 states, the District of Columbia and Canada. The menu has grown to include sandwiches...
4.1  5 Rating (2)
514 North Tampa St., Tampa FL, 33602
Deli & coffeebar located in Downtown Tampa serving fresh made sandwiches, salads, soups & wraps. Open Monday - Friday for breakfast & lunch and specailizing...
2.9  3 Rating (3)
502 North Tampa St, Tampa FL, 33602
Located in Downtown Tampa, Samaria Cafe serves breakfast and lunch. Menu options include omelettes, quiches, sandwiches, burgers, wraps, paninis and salads.
Mole Y Abuela
4.8  5 Rating (3)
1202 N Franklin St, Tampa FL, 33602
Mole Y Abuela serves delectable Spanish-inspired dishes paired with a welcoming & energetic atmosphere using fresh, locally sourced ingredients.

 

Downtown Tampa Restaurants for Lunch:

Michelle Faedo's Tampeño Cuisine
5.0  5 Rating (1)
1218 Ray Charles BLVD, Tampa FL, 33602
Michelle Faedo and Her husband has been a team over 25 years. Michelle has been creating exquisite Tampeño fair since she could remember. she is passionate.
SweetFish
Restaurant $$
811 N Tampa St, Tampa FL, 33602
Poke Bowls, Smoothies, Açaí & Detox Shots.
Vale Food Co.
4.9  5 Rating (2)
501 N Franklin St, Tampa FL, 33602
Forget grocery shopping and having food go bad in your fridge every week! Change your lifestyle and SIGN UP for a Vale Food Co Meal Plan. We offer programs...
Pokey's Rock & Rolls English Sports Bar
3.4  4 Rating (3)
100 East Madison Street, Tampa FL, 33602
Created in 2016 in the old Loading offers Tampa a British twist, serving an extensive breakfast and lunch menu featuring daily specials of both hot and...
Eddie and Sams New York Pizza
4.5  5 Rating (12)
203 E Twiggs St., Tampa FL, 33602
Serving New York style pizza, subs, calzones, and more. Also offers carryout, delivery, and catering.
Earl of Sandwich | Downtown Tampa
4.9  5 Rating (4)
811 N. Tampa Street, Tampa FL, 33602
At EARL OF SANDWICHwe serve more than sandwiches. We serve The Sandwich. Every EARL OF SANDWICH menu item is created with an emphasis on freshness and...
American Social
4.9  5 Rating (8)
601 S Harbour Island Blvd, Tampa FL, 33602
What is American Social??? It's a place where friends come together and good memories are made. It's a place where cravings are satisfied through all-American...
Yeoman's Cask & Lion
4.7  5 Rating (3)
202 N Morgan St, Tampa FL, 33602
We love drinks, food, music, sports, and having a good time! Located centrally in Downtown Tampa, just a few blocks from Amalie Arena, and a handful of blocks...
Fusion Bowl
4.9  5 Rating (8)
504 E Kennedy Blvd, Tampa FL, 33602
Fusion Bowl was created in January 2015. The mission was to create a Vietnamese fusion restaurant that offers fresh and healthy dishes for the busy Downtown...
Holy Hog Barbecue | Downtown
4.8  5 Rating (3)
302 E Kennedy Blvd, Tampa FL, 33602
At the "HOG”, great barbecue is what we do. Our goal is to create a family friendly restaurant that serves the very best southern B-B-Q in the Tampa...
International Cafe
4.6  5 Rating (3)
501 N Morgan St, Tampa FL, 33602
Are you hungry in Tampa? Welcome to International Cafe, where you can find great sandwiches available for takeout. Check out our online menu and place...

 

Downtown Tampa Dinner Restaurants:

Downtown Tampa has some of my favorite dinner restaurants in town with Hattrick's Shake n Bake wings topping my list for my favorite foodie eats in Tampa.  However, there are all different types of restaurants to try for Dinner in Downtown Tampa. Yeoman's and Mole y Abuela made the brunch list, but their dinner menus are equally delicious!

Osteria Tampa
5.0  5 Rating (2)
903 N Franklin St, Tampa FL, 33602
Osteria Italian Bar & Kitchen’s 4,700 square foot space with a 1,500 square foot outdoor patio embodies a hybrid of a rustic Italian market, a fine dining...
Jackson's Bistro Bar & Sushi
4.4  5 Rating (36)
601 S Harbour Island Blvd Suite 100, Tampa FL, 33602
Jackson's Bistro Bar & Sushi opened on Harbour Island in 1997 and is one of the only waterfront venues in Tampa. Because it is locally owned and independently...
Hattricks
4.2  5 Rating (21)
107 S Franklin St., Tampa FL, 33602
Irish pub and sports bar theme make this bar a great place to watch sports games or just wind down with some food and cold drinks.
Malio's Prime Steakhouse
4.7  5 Rating (6)
400 N Ashley Dr, Tampa FL, 33602
The original Malio's Steakhouse opened in 1969. Malio Iavarone, whose immigrant parents owned and operated their own restaurant since 1945. Taught Malio...
The Hall on Franklin
4.6  5 Rating (3)
1701 N. Franklin St., Tampa FL, 33602
The Hall on Franklin is a new collective eatery featuring the top local chefs and mixologists, in a fresh collaborative cultural experience.
Taps Restaurant Bar & Lounge
4.8  5 Rating (6)
777 N Ashley Drive, Tampa FL, 33602
Located downtown off of Ashley, our restaurant is a quaint pub scene that is within walking distance of the Tampa Convention Center, The Straz and the...
Bavaro's Pizza Napoletana & Pastaria | Tampa
4.8  5 Rating (2)
514 North Franklin St, Tampa FL, 33602
Located in the heart of Downtown Tampa on Franklin Street, Pizzaiolo Bavaro features hand crafted, wood-fired brick oven pizza. Also enjoy home-made pasta,...
The Pint and Brew - Downtown Tampa
4.5  5 Rating (4)
200 N. Tampa Street, Tampa FL, 33602
A place where beer enthusiasts will come to sample quality beer from small Tampa Bay craft brewery’s. The Pint and Brew has locations in Palm Harbor...