Dig into Tampa Bay’s exquisite culinary scene. Residents and visitors alike flock to its array of longtime staples and exciting new options. In October, Tampa Magazines’readers cast 88,914 votes for their favorite restaurants in 36 categories. Here’s who earned the top spots, from dive bars to fine dining, from health-conscious restaurants and vegan/vegetarian options to wings and burgers, and from beach/waterfront restaurants to food trucks. Be sure to save this list and refer to it as your guide to discover Tampa Bay’s best dining options.

Click an image below to be taken to a category. You will see the winners, runners-up and restaurants voters also loved.

Once viewed, click Back to List” to return to the full list of restaurant and bar categories.