Enjoy Everything From Authentic Cuban to Down-Home BBQ Within Minutes

Skye Rodgers

By , Local Expert, Tampa
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Each spring, thousands of hungry fans descend on Tampa's Steinbrenner Field, home to the New York Yankees spring training. Luckily, there are lots of fantastic restaurants located close by. Whether you are looking for a classic diner, local ethnic specialties, or hip and trendy eateries, there are convenient options to choose from. 10 Best has put together a list of just a few of the local favorites to help you make your decision.

A minutes drive south of Steinbrenner Field is Boy Scout Boulevard, the gateway to some of the city's best dining. Restaurants line the road which also passes the entrance to International Plaza....  Read more »

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    Lee Roy Selmon's

    Located a short drive from Steinbrenner Field, Le Roy Selmon's is a casual, sports-themed restaurant and...  Read more »

    Local Expert Tip: "As it's name suggests, this is a great spot to enjoy comfort food and watch sports."

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    Capital Grille

    Located a short drive from Steinbrenner Field, Capital Grille is one of the most popular and finest steakhouses in Tampa.

    Local Expert Tip: "If you're looking for something with more variety than the typical steakhouse, this may be your ticket."

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    La Teresita Restaurant

    • Cuisine: Cuban, Latin
    • Average Main Course Price: $7

    Located near Steinbrenner Field, La Teresita serves up an authentic taste of Tampa at budget-friendly prices.

    Local Expert Tip: "If you have room after lunch, wander next door to their bakery and sample traditional Cuban sweet delicacies."

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    • Cuisine: Diner
    • Average Main Course Price: $7.50
    • Neighborhood: Drew Park

    Pop-n-Sons is within walking distance of Steinbrenner Field, offering classic diner fare at great prices.

    Local Expert Tip: "Open 24-hours in case you get the late-night munchies!"

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    Fleming's Prime Steakhouse and Wine Bar

    Fleming's is a trendy yet casual restaurant with great steak located near Tampa's Steinbrenner field.

    Local Expert Tip: "If you like to share, Fleming's offers a selection of "small plates.""

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    Jimbo's Pit BBQ

    • Cuisine: American, Barbecue
    • Average Main Course Price: $10
    • Neighborhood: Airport Area

    Just a 5 minute drive from Steinbrenner Field and you can be enjoying some of the best BBQ in Tampa.

    Local Expert Tip: "They are especially well known for their delectable ribs, expertly slow-cooked in secret seasonings."

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    Roy's is a popular Hawaiian-fusion restaurant conveniently located close to Steinbrenner Field in Tampa.

    Local Expert Tip: "Tired of the usual? Try their Hawaiian-themed cocktails during Aloha hour."

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    P.F. Chang's China Bistro

    Located a short drive from Steinbrenner Field, P. F. Chang's is the perfect after-game stop if you're craving Chinese.

    Local Expert Tip: "Prices are a little high and portions are a little smaller than you'd expect from a Chinese restaurant."

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    Texas de Brazil

    If you have a huge appetite after the game, head to Texas de Brazil for an all you can eat meal, heavy on the meat.

    Local Expert Tip: "Meals at Texas de Brazil are all the same price and all you can eat."

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    Pelagia boasts some of the best prepared Italian food in town located in Tampa's popular International Plaza mall, near Steinbrenner Field.

    Local Expert Tip: "This is not the place to wear tank tops and flip-flops."



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