Tampa is one of the most romantic destinations in all of Florida. With gorgeous beaches, a breathtaking skyline and charming water views throughout the area, it’s no secret why so many couples will celebrate Valentine’s Day in Tampa, Florida. If you’re looking for a romantic dinner spot, here are our favorite Tampa restaurants near the water.
Bern’s Steak House
Among the most popular restaurants in Tampa Bay is Bern’s Steak House. This romantic 5-star restaurant is the perfect option for a Valentine’s Day dinner. The steakhouse is home to an award-winning and critically acclaimed wine cellar with half a million bottles and 6500 labels from all over the world. It’s no wonder why the Tampa Bay Lightning and Buccaneers like to celebrate their championships at Bern’s. Just a short walk from Bayshore Boulevard and waterfront sunset views, Bern’s is the perfect place to spend Valentine’s Day dinner.
When it comes to waterfront dining in Tampa, Florida it would be remiss not to mention WaterVue Grille. This exquisite seafood restaurant is located right on the Garrison Channel of Hillsborough Bay and overlooks the sparkling lights of Downtown Tampa. Guests can enjoy an evening full of fresh seafood and delicious handcrafted cocktails with a view like none other.
Anchor and Brine
Anchor and Brine is a South Tampa favorite loved by locals and visitors alike. Located on the ground floor of the Tampa Marriot on Water Street, this steak and seafood restaurant is perfect for a Valentine’s Day date night. Not only is it steps away from the Tampa Riverwalk but Anchor and Brine sits atop of a 52-slip marina. For those wanting al fresco dining, among gorgeous Tampa sunsets, the restaurant has a beautifully designed outdoor terrace for guests’ enjoyment.
Counter Culture is a unique Tampa restaurant with stunning modern plates and deliciously decadent cocktails. This waterfront destination is located on West Kennedy Boulevard overlooking Hillsborough Bay. Locals love to dine here because of its elevated kitchen bar dining, open-air mixologist bar, one-of-a-kind Florida patio, and stunning Bay views. If you’re looking for a place to spend Valentine’s Day dinner, try Counter Culture.
For those wanting to spend all of their holidays and nights in South Tampa, discover luxury living like none other – only at Altura Bayshore. Altura is South Tampa’s newest skyrise located steps away from the Hillsborough Bay and Bayshore Boulevard.
Not to mention, Altura Bayshore is just minutes away from all of the romantic restaurants previously mentioned.
With 67 residences and 6 penthouses in 23 floors, Altura Bayshore offers world-class living in Florida’s most coveted destination. Its spacious residences range from 2,176 square feet to 3,575 square feet and are priced from the mid $1 millions to over $3 million.
With amenities such as a luxurious rooftop pool with lap lanes and a sun shelf, trellis-covered spa, bar area, BBQ-grills, private shade cabanas and even an exclusive club room, residents are able to enjoy paradise in the sky.
Elsewhere in the tower residents can also enjoy other amenities such as pickleball courts, bocce courts, a putting green, a half-court for basketball, dog park and a professionally equipped fitness center.
For more information on South Tampa’s newest luxury skyrise visit alturabayshore.com or contact the sales center at (813) 492-2420.