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Ocean Prime - Tampa

2205 N West Shore Blvd, Tampa, FL 33607-5710
+1 813-490-5288
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good19%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“sea bass” (43 reviews)
“seafood” (70 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 23:00All hours
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
2205 N West Shore Blvd, Tampa, FL 33607-5710
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Food and service was very on point, spot on food and a classy setting it was a little noisy the night we were there

Thank Joecool560
Management response:Responded 4 days ago

Thank you Joecool560 for your kind review. We are delighted to read about your five star dining experience at our Ocean Prime concept, and we hope to better accommodate you during your next visit with us for more delicious food and highly rated service!

Reviewed 6 days ago

Went here for a business meeting. They gave us a quiet table. The service was impeccable and the food delicious. Their Lobster bisque was really good and so was the salad I had. I will definitely being taking my wife back for dinner.

Thank Shawn F
Management response:Responded 4 days ago

Thank you Shawn F for your kind review. We are so glad to read that your business meeting received such impeccable food and service and look forward to you visiting us in the future with your wife!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place never disappoints. Food is creative and delicious. The service and ambiance are excellent, no matter the occasion. From their award winning sushi, tuna tartare to their steaks you will not leave disappointed. Don't forget to check the dessert and cocktails menu. Enjoy!

Thank LoveTrips03
Management response:Responded 4 days ago

Thank you LoveTrips03 for your kind review. We are overjoyed to read that you consistently receive delicious food and excellent service at our Ocean Prime concept, and hope to see your return soon!

Reviewed 1 week ago

There were six of us and all ordered seafood for lunch. Each and everyone of us rated our food outstanding. I would say that our server was a bit slow. He didn't seem to be interested in making sure that we were totally satisfied. There...More

Thank Tom5star
Management response:Responded 4 days ago

Thank you Tom5star for your kind review. We are happy to read that you enjoyed your dining experience with us and hope you'll return to enjoy our patio seating and improved service!

Reviewed 1 week ago

The food here is absolutely delicious. I had Sea Bass and my husband had steak. The portions were great, as they are with many finer dining restaurants (except the carrot cake was enormously too large, even for two people). The ambiance was great - we...More

Thank Mel W
Management response:Responded 1 week ago

Hi Mel W - thank you for your review and happy birthday! We're so honored you chose to celebrate with us at Ocean Prime. We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 1 week ago

I would rate this experience a 10 if possible. From the warm reception at the front desk, to the GM, John, to our waiter and servers, the service was impeccable. On my list was the king crab legs- never have I had so much meat...More

Thank victoriapc
Management response:Responded 1 week ago

Thank you victoriapc for your kind review! We are so pleased you are a raving fan of the Ocean Prime experience. Even more, we look forward to your next dining experience with us!

Reviewed 1 week ago

My friend and I sat outdoors nearby a beautiful pond with fountain. The drinks are fanciful, like a cucumber gimlet, or a martini that smokes with dry ice! The waiters have been there forever, making it a very nice "home" away from home. They recognize...More

Thank Rhonda A
Management response:Responded 1 week ago

Thank you Rhonda A for your kind review! We are happy to read that you enjoyed your dining experience at Ocean Prime and hope you come back soon for an evening on the outdoor lounge!

Reviewed 1 week ago

I've eaten dinner before and the food is good albeit pricey. Recently, I sat at the outside bar for "happy hour" and the martinis and bar food were excellent.

Thank Gail J
Management response:Responded 1 week ago

Thank you Gail J for your kind review, we are pleased to read that you enjoyed our special happy hour menu and look forward to your return for more delicious food and drinks!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Came here for cocktails only with the wife for our anniversary. We had reservations elsewhere. Our first time here, we loved the vibe and our bartender mixed us up some nice cocktails. We checked out the menu and decided to cancel our reservations elsewhere and...More

Thank Glenn P
Management response:Responded 1 week ago

Thank you Glenn P for your kind review! We are so very pleased to read that you enjoyed Ocean Prime during your special anniversary dinner and are looking forward to your return in the future!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We celebrated my birthday at Ocean Prime. I am not easily pleased so when I say this was one of the best dining experiences we have experienced in Tampa and as we travel it is not an exaggeration. There was absolutely nothing we would have...More

Thank Kathleen T
Management response:Responded 1 week ago

Thank you Kathleen T for your kind review! We are more than happy that you chose to celebrate such a special day with us at Ocean Prime and look forward to your next visit with more celebrations to come!

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We've seen both casual (men and women) and formal, although the ladies tend to be a little more formal than the men. Shorts, and short sleeves, and jeans to suits and dresses. It's just a great place to eat and enjoy... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 40 - USD 50
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2205 N West Shore Blvd, Tampa, FL 33607-5710
    (Boy Scout)
  • Public Transportation: This is a public transit stop in front of the mall.
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Tampa
  • Phone Number: +1 813-490-5288
  • This restaurant is at Tampa Intl Airport (after security)
OCEAN PRIME is a modern American restaurant and lounge from renowned restaurateur Cameron Mitchell. Voted “Best Piano Bar” and “Outdoor Scene” by Tampa Bay Metro as well as one of the “Best Seafood Restaurants in the Bay Area” by Creative Loafing, OCEAN PRIME Tampa delivers an extraordinary experience to guests. Located at the entrance to the International Plaza shopping center on the corner of West Shore and Boy Scout Boulevard and a mere five-minute drive from Tampa International Airport, Raymond James Stadium and the George Steinbrenner Field, OCEAN PRIME Tampa is a favorite destination before and after sporting events. Stunning settings and a vibrant energy, an impressive menu of seafood and prime cuts of steak, signature cocktails, a Wine Spectator-honored wine list and truly genuine hospitality make OCEAN PRIME Tampa an ideal place to socialize, talk business, celebrate and indulge.
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