2024 Best Romantic Restaurants in Tampa Bay Area

Best Romantic Restaurants in Tampa Bay

Sometimes we all need a little help when it comes time to finding a romantic restaurant. The selections we have gathered here have that certain something—perhaps a light-speckled patio, candelit ambience, or lovely garden—that can really impress a date.

Presented in alphabetical order, here are the Best Romantic Restaurants in Tampa Bay.

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Bern's Steak House
14/20
David Laxer carries on the legacy created by his father, Bernard, at this Tampa steakhouse. See More

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The Black Pearl
15/20
A stylish venue with a creative menu and specials each weekend. See More

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Bon Appetit
14/20
Family-owned restaurant with one of the best views in the Tampa Bay area, dockside in Dunedin. See More

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Donatello
14/20
The Venice-born owners of Donatello operate the restaurant much as their grandparents would. See More

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Elevage
13/20
From the Bern's folks, this Tampa hotel restaurant proffers savvy updates on nostalgic classics. See More

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Maritana Grille
16/20
One of the sentinel restaurants along the Gulf of Mexico beaches, steps away from striking sunsets. See More
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Mise en Place
15/20
Creative Tampa venue for contemporary cuisine from owner-chef Marty Blitz. See More
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Shor American Seafood Grill
13/20
A creative menu highlighting seafood at this Hyatt restaurant with a view. See More
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