Gulfport is a small town gem located on Boca Ciega Bay near St. Pete Beach. What this town lacks in size, it makes up for with it’s variety of dining experiences. Those who visit will be charmed by the colorful personality and simple charm of Gulfport dining.
Gulfport Dining is simply charming
Start your night with a tropical drink at O’Maddys Waterfront Bar and Grille.
O’ Maddy’s is a favorite amongst locals and is favored for its hearty portions and superb drink selection. With excellent service and a beachy vibe, you’ll start your night off with an excellent example of what Gulfport dining is all about.
Take a stroll down Beach Blvd, the main drag in Gulfport, where all Gulfport dining options are located. Just blocks from O’Maddys is Backfin Blue Café. Situated in a cozy cottage, this restaurant specializes in seafood. We hear the crab cakes are to die for!
For your main course, both Isabelle’s and Pia’s Trattoria provide delicious options within romantic settings that are perfect for date night.
Pia’s Trattoria is popular for it’s old school Italian dishes made fresh and to order. Pia’s Trattoria boasts a laid back but romantic setting where dishes like Osso Bucco with Saffron Rissotto are the star. Make sure to select one of the carefully chosen wines and German beers to pair with dinner.
Isabelle’s is known for it’s classic southern cuisine with a modern twist. Located in the Historic Peninsula Inn, Isabelle’s achieves an “old Florida” feel that’s both tropical and upscale. Southern favorites like Sweet Onion Hushpuppies and Chicken and Waffles can be found alongside Key West Linguine and Seafood Paella to make for a playful selection of entrees. Isabelle’s pairs an excellent dining experience with live entertainment for its guests. Don’t forget to finish off your dining experience with something sweet! Isabelle’s offers a long list of delicious homemade desserts for you and your date to enjoy.
For more beachside dining destinations, make sure to check out Classy Restaurants in Clearwater and Three Perfect Days in St. Pete.