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Restaurant BT

) #209 of 1,904 Restaurants in Tampa €€€€ French, Asian, Vietnamese
2507 S Macdill Ave, Tampa Florida 33629, Tampa, FL 33629-7255
+1 813-258-1916
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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French, Asian, Vietnamese, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
2507 S Macdill Ave, Tampa Florida 33629, Tampa, FL 33629-7255
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This restaurant is small but has great ambiance and is really pretty. The food is good, a bit expensive, but very beautifully served. Great wine selection too!

Thank StefJax
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Restaurant BT is a Tampa institution in my mind. From her first location on Gandy Boulevard, through Hyde Park, and now at the location on MacDill Avenue the restaurant is a total success. This new location has both indoor and outdoor seating. The parking lot...More

Thank gcubedhockey
Reviewed 6 April 2017

Having been to Vietnam in September and yearning for some Vietnamese food, I was excited to stumble across Restaurant BT's menu ... and boy am I glad I did. The food here is nothing short of fantastic -- with myriad flavors, fresh ingredients, and a...More

1  Thank rurimaja
Reviewed 25 March 2017

Outstanding French-influenced Vietnamese and Vietnamese-influenced French food, beautifully served in an attractive space. Service was friendly and excellent. Just watch over-ordering: portions are large. Two appetizers and two main courses were too much for two of us. On the other hand, do over-order and take...More

3  Thank traveltime26
Reviewed 27 February 2017

We were referred to BT by friends and were not disappointed. We showed up without reservations (I would suggest making one) but the friendly maitre d' sat was able to seat us on the patio. The food was excellent and the service very professional yet...More

1  Thank Giles101
Reviewed 25 February 2017

Was very excited to visit this restaurant after looking at the menu online. The food is right up my alley in terms of fusion with both Vietnamese and French food. And the food was pretty good. But this is not a restaurant for a larger...More

Thank ConsumerIsKing
Reviewed 18 February 2017

An absolutely stupendous dining experience again at Restaurant BT. Had two appetizers, two entrees and one dessert and a half bottle of champagne (we were hungry and celebrating). Every dish was fresh, and delicious. We've referred quite a few people to BT, and will continue...More

1  Thank Kyle S
Reviewed 4 February 2017

I enjoyed my meal and thought the prices reasonable. Started with a blood orange and mint saketini ($11) which was just so so. The foie gras special ($17) was good--comes simply sautéed and covered with a light, sweet syrup and a side of pickled figs...More

Thank hynesdd
Reviewed 23 January 2017

Service reminds one of going to the circus. Waiters act like clowns. Food had nice presentation but no flavor. DO NOT order the lobster bisque. Tasted burned and flavorless. I can't imagine how the owner/chef has stayed in business. Chairs are plastic and uncomfortable. Was...More

Thank Pablo W
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Loved the French Vietnamese cuisine. Very original and amazingly delicious. We sat out in the back garden which was more relaxed. Indoors seemed a bit upscale. Everything we chose was to die for! A must! Can't wait to go back.

Thank Denise v
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$35 - US$45
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2507 S Macdill Ave, Tampa Florida 33629, Tampa, FL 33629-7255
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Tampa
  • Phone Number: +1 813-258-1916
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