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Bamboozle Cafe

516 N Tampa St, Tampa, FL 33602-4806
+1 813-223-7320
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good43%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“pho” (39 reviews)
“spring rolls” (11 reviews)
“bbq pork” (6 reviews)
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Asian, Vietnamese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
516 N Tampa St, Tampa, FL 33602-4806
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of our favorite places for Pho - it is phenomenal. Prefer to go for dinner when it is sit down (vs lunch which is cafeteria style). Great choice before shows at the Straz!

Thank ShaunAndGus
Reviewed 1 week ago

My boyfriend and I were really in the mood for Vietnamese, so we had dinner here last Saturday night. The service was good, but the food was disappointing. We ordered a variety of items, but nothing really seemed to work out. Everything we had was...More

Thank Rmgtampafl
Reviewed 29 August 2017

I am always on the lookout for un-ripened papaya salad, and Babboozle had it plated perfectly with crispy duck and shrimp crackers. So unique and tasty! It was a great price for such a gourmet meal. My colleague had the lemongrass chicken, and he was...More

Thank Denise H
Reviewed 15 August 2017

I visited this restaurant because I wanted noodle soup/ pho and it comes up on a lot of websites as having great gluten free options and even on Find Me Gluten Free as being safe for Celiacs. I entered a dank and dark restaurant with...More

Thank airie2011
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

Went on my own for some lunch after a long flight. Had beautiful pho and went back the next day again. Great place to get some healthy, tasty grub!

Thank Brinagh H
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

There's very few places that have a delicious vegan menu so I don't want to deter people from coming in. But I tried to go in to order a tea to go, paying with cash, as I was giving a workshop across the street, and...More

Thank Mohana R
Reviewed 2 June 2017

Well, I'm a clean freak..although, their food is tasty..not sure about their prep area..Don't like the plastic prep boxes that look yucky ; did I mention I'm a clean freak? I use to go here on a regular basis but then they didn't pay attention...More

Thank JerseyJune
Reviewed 29 April 2017

There were 6 of us at the table. 2 Phos....outstanding, 3 curries - ditto and I created my own spring rolls. I think that I will at least try one of their spring rolls on the menu, but I did like the option to completely...More

Thank Kim J
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Our server Asia was really nice and friendly. We ordered a vegetarian wrap and two Pho boats. The Pho boat is a BIG serving and tasted great. What I did notice was the plates all had been chipped (obvious chip). It was something I didn't...More

Thank haifa a
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Really enjoyed the wraps. Would definitely come back on a future visit to the city. Service was a little on the slow side, but it was well worth the wait.

Thank pbj743
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:30 - 15:30
17:00 - 22:00
10:30 - 15:30
17:00 - 22:00
10:30 - 15:30
17:00 - 22:00
10:30 - 15:30
17:00 - 22:00
10:30 - 15:30
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 516 N Tampa St, Tampa, FL 33602-4806
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Tampa
  • Phone Number: +1 813-223-7320
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The restaurant is recommended by Marriott in Tampa.
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