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Mangroves - CLOSED

208 S Howard Ave, Tampa, FL 33606-1727
+1 813-258-3302
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good22%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible10%
25 Sep 2013
“2 strikes. You're out”
24 Sep 2013
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
208 S Howard Ave, Tampa, FL 33606-1727
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Reviewed 25 September 2013

Well, I said we'd be back to check out their nightlife, and we came back, and I felt the same as I did before. This just isn't a very fun place. I think I would like the outside patio when it was cooler, but of...More

2  Thank tbow77
Reviewed 25 September 2013

I suggest the Tuna Tartar with wonton chips to start, and the Filet Mignon or Chilean Seabass for dinner, followed with the bread pudding for dessert!!!! Mangroves offers a unique, upscale, "South Beachy" atmoshphere...they do weddings, private parties, etc. Seating inside & outside on patio....More

Thank Dione P
Reviewed 3 August 2013

My girlfriend and I came here with a groupon for 2 drinks and an appetizer. Firstly, they placed limits on the groupon that didn't show up in the fine print or the restrictions or in the advertisement for the deal. The drinks were valued at...More

Thank tbow77
Reviewed 29 May 2013

Mangroves is one of the nicest restaurants in South Tampa. Between us, we had the Sea Bass and Filet and it was incredible then we stuck around for some drinks after dinner and around 11pm the people started flowing and the DJ came on and...More

Thank ClintBertucci
Reviewed 1 April 2013

Our scallops, stuffed flounder, chicken, and mango blue salad were delicious, all of five star quality. I'm taking off a star because I really dislike the dim interior!!! It really took away from our otherwise perfect experience. Please add some lights!

Thank Podie
Reviewed 1 April 2013 via mobile

This is a night club trying to do brunch. The food selection was limited however fair. The mimosas were served in plastic glasses that were so cheap that they kept falling off the servers trays. The service was awful, the outside area is disgustingly filthy....More

Thank rambling_man_fla
Reviewed 5 March 2013

I cannot say enough about this restaurant. I do not know if I have ever had a better dining experience. Everything we ordered came from the nightly special menu. The scallop appetizers were perfectly seasoned and cooked and the bed of risotto on which they...More

Thank 2SunBumz
Reviewed 13 February 2013

I have been to Mangroves many times over the years, and I have always been impressed with everything from the food and atmosphere to the service and wine list. Recently, I visited the restaurant again for a dinner with girlfriends. I was pleasantly surprised to...More

Thank Loulou2715
Reviewed 25 January 2013

I can't say enough good things about this restaurant! My husband and I were there on a Saturday night for a friend's birthday party, and we had such a great time that we came back again during the week for a date night. The entrees...More

Thank Brie2715
Reviewed 24 October 2012

Our company made reservations over a week in advance for a group of 22 and requested the White Room specifically because we needed quiet and privacy. When we arrived we were told the White Room was full and so they set up tables for us...More

Thank Jenna J
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
7:30 AM - 7:00 PM
7:30 AM - 7:00 PM
7:30 AM - 7:00 PM
7:30 AM - 7:00 PM
7:30 AM - 7:00 PM
7:30 AM - 7:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 208 S Howard Ave, Tampa, FL 33606-1727
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Tampa
  • Phone Number: +1 813-258-3302
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