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1810 N Highland Ave, Tampa, FL 33602-2605
+1 813-999-4952
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good25%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1810 N Highland Ave, Tampa, FL 33602-2605
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Tonight was our first trip. We’ve heard so many good things about Ulele. Getting a reservation can be tricky! They always seem booked up. The food did not disappoint. We had the stuffed shrimp and pork chops with twice baked mash. Both were delicious and...More

Thank Zach F
Reviewed 2 days ago

My husband and I tried this place out today for the first time. Leo was the host and he was lovely. I had a bit of a headache and asked for a quieter place to sit and he was so nice about it. He helped...More

Thank robertataylor84
Reviewed 2 days ago

I was able to try out Ulele shortly after they had opened a couple of years ago. I was excited to be able to go back during a visit to Tampa last week and it was every bit as good as I remembered. You'll need...More

Thank stcroixscuba
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Restaurant is owned by same family that started the Columbia, but food flair is completely different. Very eclectic and very good. Located in downtown on river, near museums,University of Tampa and other historical sites. Fun with great food and wide range of dishes. One for...More

Thank venagrace2
Reviewed 3 days ago

This is a unique place - an old factory brought back to life. I like the atmosphere and enjoyed the food immensely - but it's awfully loud. They could use some noise dampening efforts. Highly recommend reservations. Even with them, you'll wait.

Thank Mark P
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Nice place to have dinner or lunch with friends in Tampa. The food was very good and so was the service.

Thank Jorge P
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Had dinner reservations for a group of us and I would highly recommend reservations. This is a popular restaurant that you won’t want to miss. A friend and I shared the chargrilled oysters. They’re tasty but not quite as good as those I’ve had in...More

Thank Lisa H
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Warm reception, cozy atmosphere, unique and fresh cuisine whose pure ingredients and creative flare make the experience a must. You can get there by car or water taxi and incorporate some sightseeing while you're at it. Well worth it.

Thank Joseph Y
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The oysters were great, as were the okra, beef app, and hush puppies. The Gouda grouper pretty delicious, the pompano was even more so! Oh my gosh - the carrots... yum. The Muenster Chicken was also yummy, as were the three sisters salad and beet/pear...More

Thank WooHooWineWoman
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Based on a recommendation from a friend, my son and I went to Ulele for supper. Service at the bar and service at the table was good. The seafood risotto was very good with with quite a bit of seafood in it. My soon had...More

Thank KWG1966
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Tarik S
13 July 2018|
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Response from guestservices1905 | Property representative |
The Sandwiches and Burgers at Ulele come with French fries.
18 May 2018|
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Response from guestservices1905 | Property representative |
While we don't have private event space at Ulele, we do host parties. TripAdvisor rules prohibit me from posting our link on our website that has photos and information about events. You will find it at Ulele and the usual... More
24 April 2017|
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Response from guestservices1905 | Property representative |
Casual dress at Ulele is fine. Please, no tank tops for men.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Bar Scene, View, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1810 N Highland Ave, Tampa, FL 33602-2605
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Tampa
  • Phone Number: +1 813-999-4952
  • E-mail
Native-inspired foods & spirits. Intricately flavored, visually appealing dishes prepared on our round 10’ barbacoa grill. On-site brewery. On the Hillsborough River in Tampa Heights, 400 yards from the Straz Center. Lunch & dinner served daily. Outdoor bar and outdoor seating with waterfront views. Beer and cocktails may be ordered to go and served in a special cup, which allows guests to drink legally along the 2.4-mile Tampa Riverwalk. Closed Thanksgiving & Christmas. A second location is at Tampa International Airport, in Airside C, with Southwest and Frontier Airlines. Please see our website for the most current menu.
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