If it's a room with a view you are looking for, Armani's, located in the Grant Hyatt of Tampa Bay, is the place to be. With views of scenic Tampa Bay from the windows that reach from floor to ceiling, Armani's is definitely romantic. Armani's specializing in northern Italian cuisine. You can begin your meal at their signature antipasto bar featuring more than 30 items. Main courses range from veal scaloppini to wild salmon on pan fried risotto bianco. With a business-casual dress code, Armani's welcomes personal wines for a corkage fee and offers its own great selection from which to choose as well. Reservations are suggested but walk-ins are accepted.
Armani's 2900 Bayport Dr. Tampa, FL 33607 813-203-6800
At Bern's Steakhouse, the prime beef steaks are the signature dishes, but guests also have to option to try lamb, veal, chicken or seafood delicacies. There is a dessert room upstairs and Bern's offers tours of the kitchen and wine cellar as well.
Bern's Steak House 1208 S. Howard Ave. Tampa, FL 33606 813-251-2141 bernsteakhouse.com
Bernini of Ybor
Located in a former Ybor City branch bank, Bernini's menu includes beef tenderloin,lamb, pasta and duck. After a romantic meal at Bernini's, guests are within walking distance to many dance clubs and bars.
Bernini of Ybor 1702 E Seventh Ave. Tampa, FL 33605
Mangroves Bar & Grill
Fresh salmon, Bahamian seafood chowder and shitake-crusted tuna are just a few of menu selections at Mangroves Bar & Grill. Linen topped tables and black tied waiters add to the ambiance and the portions are large so plan on enjoying a second meal of great cuisine with leftovers you are certain to leave with.
Mangroves Bar & Grill 208 South Howard Ave. Tampa, FL 33606 813-258-3302