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Dining Out for New Year's Eve

Besides attending one of the world's 2014 Top 10 Hot Spots for New Year's Eve, what could be better than celebrating the end of the year with a memorable meal? Whether you're looking for a party scene full of revelers or a more romantic space to share a midnight Champagne toast with someone special, we've compiled a list of the best restaurants in Tampa Bay to ring in the New Year.

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Armani's Italian
Dining Room at Armani Grand Hyatt Tampa Bay
2900 Bayport Dr.
Tampa, FL 33607
Celebrate a special occasion at Armani’s high atop the Grand Hyatt. More...

Bon Appetit Continental
148 Marina Plz.
Dunedin, FL 34698
Family-owned restaurant with one of the best views in the Tampa Bay area, dockside in Dunedin. More...

Council Oak Steak & Seafood Steakhouse
Dining Room at Council Oak Steak & Seafood, Tampa, FL Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
5223 N. Orient Rd.
Tampa, FL 33610
Although this is the area's prime casino, good steaks and seafood aren't a gamble. More...

Maritana Grille New American
Dining Room at Maritana Grille, St. Pete Beach, FL Loews Don CeSar Hotel
3400 Gulf Blvd.
St. Pete Beach, FL 33706
One of the sentinel restaurants along the Gulf of Mexico beaches, steps away from striking sunsets. More...

Mise en Place Contemporary
Dining Room at Mise en Place, Tampa, FL 442 W. Kennedy Blvd.
Tampa, FL 33606
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Creative Tampa venue for contemporary cuisine from owner-chef Marty Blitz. More...

Skipper's Smokehouse Seafood
910 Skipper Rd.
Tampa, FL 33613
Down-home Florida fare is the backdrop for this live blues venue. More...

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