The iconic New Year’s Day. Celebrate life and new beginnings by eating a meal to remember at one of Tampa Bay’s finest!
420 West Kennedy Blvd Tampa, (813) 253-0222
The Oxford Exchange is a trendy restaurant/bookstore/coffeehouse/shop located in the heart of Tampa. The New Year’s Day dishes, served from 9am to 4pm, includes a menu of fresh, simple meals that feature the best seasonal, local and organic ingredients. www.oxfordexchange.com
2900 Bayport Drive, Tampa, (813) 207-6815
Located in the Grand Hyatt Tampa Bay, Oystercatchers will be serving flavorful seafood creations from Chef de Cuisine Adam Schaffer from 10:30am until 6pm New Year’s Day. Wonderful food, with absolutely amazing views of the bay, will make your meal one to remember.
Sea-Guini at Opal Sands Resort
430 S Gulfview Blvd, Clearwater Beach, (727) 450-0380
Freshly caught seafood or hand-made pastas? The difficult choice is yours to make at Sea-Guini, located in the refreshingly modern Opal Sands Resort on Clearwater Beach. Enjoy an artisanal cocktail in the Sea-Guini lounge before your meal and soak in the spectacular views of the Gulf of Mexico.
Clear Sky Café
490 Mandalay Avenue Clearwater, (727) 442-3684
This beachside café will be offering a special, full menu on New Year’s Day so you’ll be sure to find something for everyone. A selection of tapas appetizers, gourmet pizzas, signature panini’s, burgers, and salads offers a culinary tour of the world’s best flavors all in one friendly café!
Bon Appétit Restaurant
148 Marina Plaza Dunedin, (727) 733-2151
New Year’s Day won’t be the same without waterfront dining at surprisingly affordable prices. Bon Appétit serves everything from classical American and European cuisine to lobster roll, gulf grouper, and their black Angus sirloin burger. The options are many and the flavors are fabulous.
Marchand’s Bar & Grill at The Vinoy Renaissance
501 5th Avenue NE St. Petersburg, (727) 824-8072
The award-winning Marchand’s Bar & Grill, known for the finest in American dining and sophisticated atmosphere, will be offering a special New Year’s Day meal for $45/guest. Enjoy fresh seafood and succulent cuts of meat accented with a unique mix of Florida and Caribbean flavor.
Cassis American Brasserie
170 Beach Dr. St. Petersburg, (727) 827-2927
Cassis American Brasserie, a restaurant inspired by the cafes of Paris, recently re-opened after a major renovation that executive chef Jeremy Duclut decided was needed in order to keep pace with the local “growing foodie experience culture.” Relax and start your New Year while enjoying American classic dishes that combine subtle French influences in a vibrant, friendly atmosphere right on Beach Drive.
Article Written By FLocal Local Editor In Chief: Alison Brown