Best of Tampa's Hyde Park and SoHo, Homestyle, Best Restaurants, Group Friendly: Élevage is located in the Epicurean Hotel, a boutique hotel that caters to guests wishing to experience life's indulgences, especially when it comes to food. Developed by the owner of Bern's, one of Tampa's most established restaurants, Élevage maintains the tradition of serving wonderfully prepared food. Featuring 2012 James Beard Best Chef South Semi-Finalist, Executive Chef Chad Johnson, the dishes are modern versions of classic recipes from around the world. While the quality of the cuisine may indicate a level of formality, the restaurant's ambiance is contemporary but casual featuring jean clad waiters. Dishes to try include the Duck, Duck, Goose, a foie gras & goose confit stuffed duck burger, or the Tuna Casserole featuring rare tuna, trofie pasta, peas, shimeji mushroom, and cantalet.
Local Expert Skye Rodgers Says:
Recommended as Best of Tampa's Hyde Park and SoHo Because: Élevage features innovative, modern cuisine and is quickly becoming a SoHo favorite for that special night out.
Best for Homestyle Because: The culinary philosophy at Tampa's upscale Élevage restaurant is to take comfort food traditions from around the world and add a modern twist.
Recommended as Best Restaurants Because: Élevage is one of the hottest new restaurants in Tampa featuring modern versions of classic recipes.
Best for Group Friendly Because: For a unique experience, Elevage offers a variety of customized private dining experiences for groups up to 30.