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Taverna Opa

) #1,250 of 1,881 Restaurants in Tampa €€ - €€€ Greek, Mediterranean
Channelside Bay Plaza, 615 Channelside Dr., Space 123 Tampa, FL 33602, Tampa, FL 33602
+1 813-443-4821
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  • Excellent19%
  • Very good25%
  • Average20%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible19%
9 Dec 2016
“Fun, festive, and fabulous!”
10 Feb 2015
“This restaurant is closed. It is now Flambe'”
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Greek, Mediterranean
€€ - €€€
Channelside Bay Plaza, 615 Channelside Dr., Space 123 Tampa, FL 33602, Tampa, FL 33602
Neighbourhood: Downtown
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Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

1/2 price happy hour is the time to go ladies! Be sure to stay past 8 for the dancers too. The staff is friendly and the food is authentic ;)

Thank Janeen M
Reviewed 10 February 2015

Taverna Opa is closed. The restaurant in it's place is called Flambe'. Flambe's theme is comfort food from around the world. We love the meatloaf, fish n chips and the potatoes flambe'. Rachel makes a mean martini too ;)

1  Thank ritsriii
Reviewed 30 December 2014

I enjoyed the burger I had, but as this was my only night in Tampa I was dissapointed with how empty the entire Channelside area was. The restaurant was very nice and the staff were helpful and attentive.

Thank John C
Reviewed 2 December 2014

I really enjoyed my visit to Taverna Opa. I went for lunch while at a conference in Tampa. I sat inside, although outside appeared to be a nice option as well. Even being inside, the ample windows provided a nice view of the bay that...More

Thank Don W
Reviewed 16 July 2013

We went to eat lunch at Taverna Opa this Sunday, July 14, but found that the restaurant is now called "Fusion at Flambe". The menu looked decent, so we decided to stay. Bad decision. There was one server trying to cover the entire restaurant plus...More

Thank Angie C
Reviewed 3 July 2013

My best friend and I love this place..great food, the place is clean, the staff is friendly, the view is great...there are Arabian girls dancing and showing you the nature of their culture...We really enjoy going there.

Thank Mrs D D
Reviewed 30 May 2013

Our overall comment is that the food was tasty, but it looked simply awful on the plate. Service was slow. We would not return.

Thank windows_out
Reviewed 4 May 2013

Located in downtown Tampa, close to Tampa Aquarium. Large establishment with indoor and outdoor sitting overlooking channel, near Port of Tampa.Average greek food, long wait for the order.Would not return.

Thank Toronto_CanadaEurope
Reviewed 2 April 2013

After just visiting the aquairum in Tampa we had lunch at Opa's. We were there around 2:00pm and the place was almost empty. The food we received was a large portion and cooked perfectly. No complaints here.

Thank WHY157
Reviewed 30 March 2013 via mobile

This place is advertised as a hookah lounge, but we were informed they hadn't been used in weeks. We said, fine, let me have a draft beer. "Sorry, we're out of Co2." Seriously?!? The food was ok, flaming cheese was good, the muscles were small...More

Thank Jason_1927
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
22:00 - 23:00
22:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Channelside Bay Plaza, 615 Channelside Dr., Space 123 Tampa, FL 33602, Tampa, FL 33602
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Tampa>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 813-443-4821
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Take a trip to Greece with us.
At Taverna Opa Tampa, we feature authentic Greek cuisine with traditional Greek hospitality. All the food on our menu is prepared fresh by experienced Chefs. While you are here enjoy the belly dancing, the traditional Greek line dance as well as authentic Greek Ouzo. The atmosphere of our taverna will have you thinking that you are sitting by the beautiful blue Aegean.