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SideBern's - CLOSED

2208 W Morrison Ave, Tampa, FL 33606-2436
+1 813-258-2233
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good23%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
19 Jun 2015
“Haven, no longer Side Bern's”
27 Dec 2014
“Tasting Menu 3 out of 5 courses were excellent but then it fell short.”
Restaurant Hours Closed
$$ - $$$
2208 W Morrison Ave, Tampa, FL 33606-2436
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Reviewed 20 June 2015

We had high expectations of Haven, we go to Tampa a lot and had been anticipating the reopening. All in all the charcuterie plates were really good and a fun way to share a meal with my sister and brother in law. Our real beef...More

1  Thank Travis G
Reviewed 27 December 2014

Okay I'm being picky here but when going to a place like this you expect a different level of service and quality of food than what you would receive from most chain restaurants. I debated giving it a rating of 3 but decided to be...More

Thank nigeldkat
Reviewed 23 July 2014

Excellent food. I never get tired of their eclectic, yet classic dishes with a twist. Service is great and atmosphere is top of the line.

Thank BPavlov
Reviewed 7 July 2014

Nothing like Berns. Really great sushi and fusion menu. People watching is half the fun as the bar draws an age diverse single crowd looking to meet.

1  Thank Jeff B
Reviewed 30 May 2014

Many unusual and very tasty menu items. Great service. Excellent wine selection. Walking distance from a great hotel. Great ambiance.

Thank mary B
Reviewed 26 May 2014

Sideberns remains my favorite restaurant in Tampa. The food is always interesting and tastes amazing. The wine selection is exceptional with many wines by the glass. This time I took some young folks (20 something) to broaden their food interests and they came away impressed....More

Thank RussellJW
Kira J, General Manager at SideBern's, responded to this reviewResponded 28 May 2014

Thank you so much for your kind remarks about SideBern's! We appreciate your love for our creativity. Warm Regards, Kira Jefferson

Reviewed 21 May 2014

We went to Sidebern's for our Anniversary and I can sum it up with one word - AWESOME! We had a reservation for a table, and planned on having a drink at the bar prior to dining; we never left the bar area. The Bartender...More

Thank SHD54
Kira J, General Manager at SideBern's, responded to this reviewResponded 28 May 2014

You are AWESOME! Thank you for your review. We all especially appreciate the opportunity to work with our hostess to make an experience with us even more special. Happy Anniversary, Kira

Reviewed 14 May 2014

This is without a doubt our favorite Tampa dining destination. Arrive at 5 or so and enjoy an amazing happy hour at the bar, featuring $6 small plates, wine selections and craft cocktails. Dinner in this place is special, with low lighting and great service....More

Thank Russ A
Kira J, General Manager at SideBern's, responded to this reviewResponded 28 May 2014

Thank you for your feedback Russ! We are glad you enjoy our Happy Hour. Our Small plates are $8 a piece, but still an amazing deal! I have attached a sample from of our items from last week. Raw Oysters - apple ginger mignonette Moules...More

Reviewed 10 May 2014

Iv'e eaten a here only a couple of times and the food is really good but a bit too foo foo for me. I mainly partake at the bar for adult beverages, The bartenders really know how to make a drink and the head mixologist,...More

Thank 8ric
Kira J, General Manager at SideBern's, responded to this reviewResponded 28 May 2014

Thank you for your review. I will make sure the bartenders and Dean know of your kind sentiments. We look forward to the next time you visit! Sincerely, Kira

Reviewed 18 April 2014

Tampa is a town that feeds at trendy restaurants. This year's hotspot will be passe next year. Sidebern's is feeling that pinch a bit. The food is still amazing, but people can pay less and get equally amazing food somewhere trendier. The seasonal menu means...More

Thank Kleetampa
Kira J, General Manager at SideBern's, responded to this reviewResponded 20 April 2014

Thank you for the kind reviews on Trip Advisor and Open Table! With all of the dining options in the Tampa area, it means a lot to our team that you picked SideBern's to celebrate your friend's birthday. We are constantly looking for ways to...More

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Restaurant Details

Average prices
USD 25 - USD 40
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2208 W Morrison Ave, Tampa, FL 33606-2436
    (S. Howard Ave.)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Tampa
  • Phone Number: +1 813-258-2233
  • E-mail
SideBern's is Bern's Family of Legends' hip, progressive restaurant. Its menu features Executive Chef Chad Johnson's modern cuisine served in a stylish, relaxed fine dining atmosphere. SideBern's offers its guests the ability to taste different flavors and textures created with innovative culinary techniques.
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