Tampa Bay’s Culinary Crown: Three Restaurants Shine in Yelp’s Top 100 Places to Eat in America


Tampa Bay, get ready to embark on a gastronomic adventure as Yelp unveils its coveted list of the nation’s top dining spots, with three local gems making waves among the culinary elite.

In a culinary triumph, three Tampa Bay restaurants have claimed their spots among Yelp’s prestigious “Top 100 Places to Eat” in the entire United States. Tampa Bay’s culinary scene is sizzling, and these restaurants are leading the charge.

Mio’s Grill & Cafe: #12 and Soaring

Leading the pack is St. Petersburg’s Mio’s Grill & Cafe at an impressive #12. Yelp describes it as an ‘incredible little place’ that transports diners to a Mediterranean vacation with every bite. From the acclaimed Greek Salad to the Turkish Pistachio Baklava, Mio’s is a culinary oasis.

Location: 119 2nd St N, St. Petersburg, FL 33701.

Bayshore Mediterranean Grill: #75 – A Taste of Authenticity

Bayshore Mediterranean Grill in Tampa proudly claims the #75 spot, promising authentic Mediterranean cuisine prepared by Turkish chefs with over 30 years of experience.

Generous portions and delectable dishes like Oven Baked Hummus and flavorful kebabs define this dining haven.

Location: 6102 S MacDill Ave, Tampa, FL 33611.

Shaker & Peel: #80 – Reinventing the Taco Game

Shaker & Peel in Oldsmar seals the culinary excellence trifecta at #80. Described as a ‘one-of-a-kind taco concept,’ Shaker & Peel is on a mission to reinvent and elevate the humble taco, offering unique creations like the Kobe Cheeseburger and the Tampa Hot Chicken.

Location: 3159 Curlew Rd, Oldsmar, FL 34677.


Whether you’re a foodie or just seeking an extraordinary dining experience, these restaurants are a must-visit. Tampa Bay’s culinary prowess shines bright on the national stage, and these top-ranking establishments are at the forefront of the gastronomic revolution.

Prepare your taste buds, Tampa Bay – a culinary adventure awaits!