The 25 best new restaurants to open in Tampa Bay this year


There’s been an explosion of food news, openings, closings and expansions in 2019. You name it, Tampa Bay experienced it all this year. Although we had to say goodbye to some heavy hitters (Anise, The Refinery, CDB Pizza) and some short lived concepts (Amigos Tortilla Bar, The Artisan and Florida Eats), we welcomed plenty more.

Here’s the list of the best new restaurants around Tampa Bay.