Quality Inn Airport
1020 S. Dale Mabry
Tampa, FL 33629
Phone: (813) 254-3005
Fax: (813) 253-2909
1020 S. Dale Mabry, Tampa, FL, US, 33629
- Phone: (813) 254-3005
- Fax: (813) 253-2909
Lauro Ristorante has a substantial menu that unites some of the old favorites of Italian cooking with some unusual new combinations, including Portabella Valdostana—a sautéed portabella mushroom topped with prosciutto, Swiss cheese and sun-dried tomatoes; Risotto Boscalola—rice with mixed mushrooms, porcini, artichokes and peas, tossed with Parmesan and butter; and Cannelloni Pulcinella—a rolled pasta noodle stuffed with veal and topped with cream and tomato sauce. Fish and meat entrees are served with pasta, or vegetables and potatoes. Open in the evenings from monday to saturday at 5:30pm onwards.
For more than 20 years, Press Box Sports Emporium & Eatery has been cheering teams and serving sports buffs some of the coldest brews in town. Equipped with four big-screened televisions, plus several smaller sets strategically placed throughout the eatery, the restaurant is designed to guarantee you won't miss that critical sports moment. When there's a break in the televised action, visit the game room where you have a choice of darts, pool or pinball machines. The menu is diverse, offering a wide variety of fare including jumbo chicken wings, king-sized Quesadillas, Deep Fried Grouper, pizzas and specialty pastas.
MacDinton's serves traditional Irish fare such as Corned Beef & Cabbage, Bangers & Mash and Shepherd's Pie as well as steak, seafood and pasta dishes. Wash it down with a cold brew from their assortment of draft and bottled beers or indulge yourself with a rich Irish coffee or smooth Irish cream. Check their calendar and events for live musical entertainment, special shows and for live broadcasts of rugby and soccer games.
The ultimate in late night dancing, The Kennedy has it all. Inside, the lounge is equipped with a superior sound system where the beat is loud and clear whether the music is being spun by the club's DJs or being performed live on stage. Step outside to the Ivy patio for luxury VIP treatment. Experience the best in music, dancing, and your favorite cocktail under the stars. The Ivy has its own full bar and table service so you can enjoy the atmosphere, music and in style and comfort. Reservations are accepted for this upscale, classy dance club near downtown and SoHo.
The Kennedy has a citywide reputation for being the best bar and nightclub. Attracting the crème de la crème of Florida, this magnetic establishment plays host to some of the hottest live bands and international DJs. With the latest techno and dance hits dominating the scene, groove to a concoction of mystical sounds, colorful lighting and a hypnotic dance-floor that promises a spirited and unforgettable night in Tampa.
The Drynk Bar and Lounge is located in the upscale SoHo district of South Tampa, and features ultra-modern design and decor, an exceptional sound system and a continuous line-up of entertainment. Patrons reserving tickets to the weekly events listen to the hottest tunes spun by a live DJ, enjoy drink specials, complimentary cocktails for the ladies, and hip-hop and hospitality parties while experiencing classy surroundings, high-end entertainment and first-class customer service. The nightclub is adults only with specific venues for 18 and over and 21 and over. Be prepared to provide proof of age when attending an event. Prices and times for events vary. The dress code is strictly enforced for this chic nightclub. -Vickie Ferguson
Hyde Park Café located in trendy South Tampa features some of the smoothest music and hippest crowds in town. It is the perfect place to see or be seen as you dance the night away to the hottest tunes played by the coolest DJs. If you want to do your own entertaining, stop by on Wednesday night and belt out a few notes in the karaoke competition. Mingle with old and new friends alike at one of three inside bars or the candlelit courtyard. Best of all, they are served all night long.
The Brits have arrived and brought with them an international flavor to the Bay area. This popular establishment serves quality English brews from an extensive list of selections including such favorites as Guinness and Harp. Entrees, prepared daily, include fresh fish dishes and a variety of pasta specialties. Among appetizers, a flaky pastry with feta filling is a favorite. You can dine inside here or outside at shaded patio tables.
Select the perfect drink from a host of distinctive martinis at this upscale lounge and restaurant located at the Tampa International Plaza. Open seven days a week until 3a, the Blue Martini has your night covered from beginning to end. Start off with a sumptuous dinner of Whiskey Shrimp, Martini Lamb Chops or fresh Sushi then relax with your favorite drink in the stage room, VIP room, or at the outside patio bar. Sit back, socialize and listen to live musical entertainment (from rock to alternative) or kick off your shoes and dance the night away.
For those on the go or up-and-coming execs, this is the place to be and be seen. The restaurant serves a free buffet daily! The menu includes fish, steak, chicken, pasta, creative sandwiches and excellent appetizers. If you plan to dine, go a little early or a little late; it's usually packed here at popular hours. Reservations are strongly suggested on weekends. After dinner, stroll the outside patio, listen to live music or boogie on the large dance floor.
As you enter Club Underground, the first thing that greets you is the classy unique industrial feel. Located in a downtown warehouse, it feels like a strange but new and exciting world. Enjoy the techno, trance and Euro beats. The crowd here is trendy, energetic and young. The Club also holds weekly events, be sure to check them out on the website.
Located near the Ballast Point Pier in South Tampa and featuring fantastic views of Tampa Bay, Taste of Boston serves fresh seafood dishes that are guaranteed to make your mouth water. The homemade lobster roll—served on a fresh baked bun, along with the combo fish platter—and creamy clam chowder are made with fresh scallops, clams, shrimp and lobster that are shipped in weekly from Boston. Side dishes include homemade batter dipped onion rings and crisp and creamy cole slaw. Enjoy the scenic views along with live music on Friday, Saturday and Sunday night! - Vickie Ferguson