TREASURE TROVE OF TASTE
When you stay with us at Treasure Bay Resort & Marina, you’ve got the culinary wonders of Treasure Island, Madeira Beach, St. Pete Beach and the entire Tampa Bay area to explore. From the best and freshest seafood to traditional Italian delicacies, superb fine-dining cuisine and locally-brewed beers, you’ll be spoilt for choice!
Middle Grounds Grill offers the freshest and tastiest seafood, as well as some sumptuous meat dishes. A fun and family-friendly restaurant with an upscale atmosphere, Middle Grounds Grill focuses on superior food and impeccable service.
If you’re looking to dig into the finest, fresh catch the sea has to offer or perfectly cooked steak, head to this gem situated just 100 yards from Treasure Bay.
They’ve got live entertainment from 7-10pm every Wednesday/Thursday and from 7:30-10:30pm every Friday/Saturday.
For more: middlegroundsgrill.com
Boasting New Orleans and Florida fusion fare, Shrimpys Blues Bistro offers great food, delicious drinks and good music by local artists. With a waterfront location, they have both indoor and outdoor dining, with spectacular sunsets as the backdrop.
Head to Shrimpys to quench your thirst: they’ve got two full liquor bars and 25 beers on draught, and a full Mimosa menu to choose from! Try all things seafood, prepared with the freshest wild caught ingredients from the Gulf and other waters of Florida.
For more: shrimpysbluebistro.com
Sea Dog is a spacious, lively waterfront brewpub with a gulf-inspired menu, a plethora of crafts on draft and a full liquor bar.
Head to this beautiful Treasure Island spot for authentic Florida specialties and some American favorites. They’ve got a whole load of dishes on offer, from raw oysters to quesadillas and salads to jambalaya. It’s best to call ahead to find out what brews and seasonal brands are on tap, and don’t miss out on the brewer’s specialty beers.
For more: seadogtreasureisland.com
Experience Southern hospitality while indulging in delicious Italian food in a warm, candlelit atmosphere when you visit Gigi’s.
Owned and operated since 1967 by the Newberne family, the restaurant offers Mediterranean classics that are absolute must-haves. Try the pasta combo, a Gigi’s favorite, or binge on the Manicotti with Meatballs or the Veal Cutlet A La Parmigiana.
Gigi’s boasts 3 Bay Area Locations and is THE restaurant to visit for a comforting blend of authentic and contemporary taste.
For more: gigisstpete.com
Located conveniently in downtown Treasure Island, The Pearl is one of Treasure Island’s top-rated fine-dining restaurants. A favorite of locals and visitors alike, head to The Pearl to feast on delectable dishes by Chef Karim. Or let the knowledgeable and friendly staff help you pick house favorites that will blow your mind and take your taste buds on a heady trip. There’s also a whole range of Moroccan specialties apart from seafood, pastas and meats that are a must-try.
For more: thepearlfinedining.com
Indulge in both creativity and taste with hand-cut steaks, fresh Gulf grouper or daily specials at Sea Hags. This beautiful waterfront restaurant is perfect or lunch, dinner and everything in-between. Relax in informal surroundings overlooking the marina.
Sea Hags’ menu ranges from appetizers, burgers, salads and chowder, to full dinner entrées and a variety of delicious beverages from two full-service liquor bars – one inside and an outdoors tiki bar perfect for enjoying Florida’s great weather. They also have Happy Hour every weekday until 6 pm, so what’s not to love?
For more: seahagsbarandgrill.com
Considered a landmark, The VIP boasts fresh ingredients, strong drinks, incredible staff, and prides itself on being consistent. On offer are authentic Mexican dishes, Tex-Mex style dishes, and Traditional American Favorites that will have you going back for more.
If you’re in the mood for some cold beers while you watch the ball game or while enjoying dinner with family and friends, head to The VIP for a great dining experience. They’ve also got happy hour from Monday to Friday, from 11am to 7pm.
For more: viplounge-fla.com
Waffle House is THE place to be for American diner fare and all-day breakfast, including their signature waffles. They’ve got a variety of foods with a focus on breakfast dishes. Try the eggs, hash browns, ham and waffles, or get your waffles made half and half, pizza style.
All food is prepared fresh, cooked to order and served from a kitchen that is in full view. So, get in the mood for breakfast and head to Waffle House for simple, delicious fare.
For more: Waffle House
Missing the taste of homecooked food? Head to Rae Rae’s Café for some delicious food and equally good service.
A great place to start your morning off, Rae Rae’s also offers lighter lunch fare from 7 am to 3 pm daily. Try some big, juicy burgers made by hand, or homemade corned beef hash and pan biscuits or just drop by for freshly baked donuts that are a must-try.
Either way, you can’t miss a trip to this local breakfast joint.
For more: rearaecafe.com