Tampa Bay is not only renowned for its beautiful beaches and vibrant nightlife but also for its exceptional dining scene. From Michelin-starred restaurants to trendy eateries, the city offers an array of culinary delights to elevate your exotic car rental experience. To perfect your night out, pairing your dining experience with a luxury car from Sharp Exotics can turn a great evening into an unforgettable one. Here’s a guide to our top 10 restaurants in Tampa Bay and the perfect exotic car to complement your night out.

1. Meat Market

Car Pairing: Lamborghini Huracan

Located in Hyde Park Village, Meat Market is a contemporary steakhouse offering prime cuts and seafood in a chic setting. The vibrant bar scene adds to its appeal. The Lamborghini Huracan is our top recommendation and fits perfectly to the vibe of Hyde Park. The Lamborghini complements the modern and sophisticated vibe of Meat Market. Gluten-free options available. Exceptional valet service is available.

2. Bern’s Steak House

Car Pairing: Ferrari SF90

A Tampa institution, Bern’s Steak House is famous for its dry-aged steaks, extensive wine cellar, and luxurious dessert room. The sophisticated ambiance and impeccable service make it a top choice for fine dining. The Ferrari SF90’s combination of elegance, power, and style matches the restaurant’s prestigious reputation and offers a grand entrance. Valet Parking is available.

3. Élevage

Car Pairing: Ferrari 488 Spider

Located in the Epicurean Hotel, Élevage offers a modern twist on classic comfort foods. Chef Chad Johnson’s inventive dishes and the trendy atmosphere create a unique dining experience. The Ferrari 488 Spider has a sleek and elegant design paired with a thrilling performance that perfectly aligns with the innovative and luxurious vibe of Élevage. Gluten-free options available. Valet Parking is available.

4. Columbia Restaurant

Car Pairing: Mercedes G550 4×4

As Florida’s oldest restaurant, Columbia in Ybor City serves up a rich history along with its Spanish-Cuban cuisine. The iconic 1905 Salad and flamenco shows make for a memorable evening. The Mercedes G550 4×4, with its bright and eye-catching charm, is an ideal match for the historic yet lively Columbia Restaurant. Gluten-free options available.

5. Ulele

Car Pairing: Corvette Convertible

Overlooking the Hillsborough River, Ulele celebrates native-inspired flavors with a menu that highlights fresh, local ingredients. The restaurant’s waterfront setting adds to its charm. The Corvette convertible fits perfectly with its cutting-edge design and luxurious interior to reflect the fresh, dynamic essence of Ulele. Gluten-free options available. Valet Parking is available.

6. Donatello

Car Pairing: Ferrari 488 Pista

This authentic, old school upscale Italian gem is guaranteed to please. Located in Tampa, Donatello has been a local favorite for many. The Ferrari 488 Pista’s bold style and precision handling pair perfectly with the upscale and tuxedo-clad waiters. They will make sure to valet you in front for an even more amazing experience. Valet Parking is available.

7. Villa Gallace

Car Pairing: Mercedes AMG GT Convertible

When you dine in here, you feel like part of the Gallace family. Villa Gallace is now known as one of Tampa Bay area’s premier Italian restaurants. Not only is Villa Gallace a favorite among the local residents, but it has become a favorite to actors, politicians, sports figures, and clergy as well. The cozy atmosphere and homemade pasta dishes make it a romantic favorite. The Mercedes AMG GT has a sleek elegance and classy feel making it the perfect partner for a charming and intimate dining experience at Villa Gallace. You may even meet Hulk Hogan in person as this is a local favorite. Valet Parking is available.

8. Eddie V’s-Tampa

Car Pairing: Ferrari 488 Spider

Elegant fine-dining chain with a seafood & steak menu, plus a cocktail lounge featuring live jazz. A pioneer in Tampa’s culinary scene, Eddie V’s offers a sophisticated menu with seafood and steak options. Its upscale atmosphere makes it ideal for special occasions or a romantic date night. The sophisticated presence of the Ferrari 488 complements the refined and upscale dining experience at Eddie V’s. Exceptional valet service is available.

9. Ocean Hai-Clearwater Beach

Car Pairing: McLaren 600LT Convertible

Indulge your senses at Ocean Hai and experience the finest Asian-fusion dining while watching the sunset on the beach. This premier Asian cuisine in Clearwater Beach is uniquely prepared under the culinary eye of Executive Sous Chef Nana Darkwah. Each dish is inspired by locally-sourced ingredients and fresh, seasonal fare. Gluten-free options available. Exceptional valet service is available.

10. Besitos-Tampa

Car Pairing: Lamborghini Urus

This authentic and vibrant Mexican restaurant is guaranteed to be one of the favorites in Tampa. The relaxed vibe makes it a popular choice for anyone looking for delicious Mexican cuisine. The bright blue Lamborghini Urus matches the lively and eclectic spirit of Besitos Mexican, ensuring you a pleasant experience with friends and family with valet parking available up front. Gluten-free options available. Valet parking is available on weekends.

Elevate Your Dining Experience

Tampa Bay’s dining scene is as diverse and dynamic as its residents. By pairing your restaurant choice with a luxury car from Sharp Exotics, you not only enhance your evening but also create lasting memories. Whether you’re celebrating a special occasion or simply enjoying a night out, these combinations ensure a truly unforgettable experience. Contact Sharp Exotics to book your experience today.