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Ocean Prime - Tampa

#6 of 1,873 Restaurants in Tampa
Certificate of Excellence
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2205 N West Shore Blvd, Tampa, FL 33607-5710 (Boy Scout)
+1 813-490-5288
11:30 - 22:00
Closed now
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Sun 17:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 11:30 - 22:00
Fri 11:30 - 23:00
Sat 16:00 - 23:00
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Lexington, United States
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111 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

This Tampa Version of the upscale chain is a little different. Still high class decor, beautiful people, and excellent food and drink, but there is a real push at every opportunity by the server on the upsell. My colleague's redfish was perfectly seasoned and my Chilean sea bass with truffles was just as buttery and delicate as you would hope... More 

1 Thank Louis H
St. Petersburg, Florida
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18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

My wife and I visited Ocean Prime for the first time last week and quite impressed. We dined with two other couples and the seafood and steaks were perfectly prepared with the appropriate presentation. Service is what you would expect at a fine dining establishment.....and they do have gluten free dishes.

Thank Chris C
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I took my husband here for a birthday celebration. Everyone in my party thoroughly enjoyed the dining experience.

Thank Yvonne A
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702 reviews
527 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 220 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The service was great. Seafood portions were small and over priced. Server was trying to hard on the up sell.The sea bass was very good.

Thank Dealmaker
Tampa, Florida
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46 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

With its upscale atmosphere, strategically placed neon lights and delicious food, Ocean Prime is the “prime” (pun intended) spot to enjoy a lovely and memorable evening of fine dining and just enjoying the moment. It's more than just dinner, it's an experience. We were seated at an outside table overlooking the water. (Thank you for the heat lamps). Yes the... More 

Thank Michelle R
Tampa, Florida
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The entire dining experience at Ocean Prime Tampa is consistently excellent. Food, service and ambience make this one of our favorite restaurants in Tampa. The outdoor patio during this time of year is especially great place to enjoy a relaxing meal.

Thank Gary W
Syracuse, New York, United States
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Business dinner with friends. From the moment we walked in the service was impeccable. Specialty drinks were great. Seafood "tower" customized to our liking. Plenty of entree choices to satisfy all eight of us. My 10 layer carrot cake dessert the best ever. If you're looking for a relaxed pace, I highly recommend.

Thank Chris L
Clearwater, Florida
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25 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I really like this place, I have been several times and it has always been great. The food is special, the service is fantastic and I love the dining room as well as the outdoor dining area. We had the tuna appetizer which is so fresh and delicious. Steak tartare, also super fresh and tasty. I had the shellfish cobb... More 

Thank Tracy C
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83 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had dinner with two friends at Ocean Prime. The food was quite good, but nothing out of this world. However, we had the worst service that I have seen in a very long time. It took 20 minutes to get the waiter to take our drink order, 20 minutes to get the drinks. We had to flag him down to... More 

Thank wienerdogsdad
Tampa, Florida
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103 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Whether you are here for the Steak, Seafood or deep winelist or just the great ambience, you could not do better on this end of Tampa!. So perfectly located next to the International Mall and the Airport! My wife and I love meeting friends while enjoying the outdoor patio and bar areas. Kick off your evening with the Tuna Tartare!... More 

Thank Russell H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$40 - US$50
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Bar Scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2205 N West Shore Blvd, Tampa, FL 33607-5710
    (Boy Scout)
  • Public Transportation: This is a public transit stop in front of the mall.
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Tampa
  • Phone Number: +1 813-490-5288
  • This restaurant is at Tampa Intl Airport (after security)

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?