Is dining out one of your favorite things about vacation? You’re in luck in St. Pete/Clearwater: The food scene here is deliciously dynamic – with a mix of legendary restaurants and exciting newcomers. The highlight of nearly every menu? Locally sourced ingredients including fresh Gulf seafood.
Hot New Restaurants
New dining spots come on the scene frequently in St. Pete/Clearwater. The newest kid on the block in St. Pete is the much-anticipated Lingr, the Nordic- and Asian-inspired brainchild of Jeffrey Jew, a “Top Chef” alumnus and former executive chef at BellaBrava. Other new St. Pete restaurants include Wild Child (a neighborhood bistro and cocktail bar); The Nosh Pit (a New York-style “Jew-ish” deli); Anju (the first restaurant for the owners of Anju Korean Gastrotruck) and Burnt Ends Tiki Bar (from the owners of local fav Dr. BBQ) where barbeque meets all things tropical and tiki.