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Rumba Island Bar & Grill

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3687 Tampa Rd, Oldsmar, FL 34677-6307
813-475-5974
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11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Tampa, Florida
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I've been to the Rumba in Oldsmar five or six times. I have never been disappointed in the food. My favorites are the crab-stuffed Mahi Mahi, onion crusted Salmon, black beans and rice, and the island salad and muffins. The ribs and coconut shrimp are really good, too. We've taken others with us a few times and everyone loved the... More 

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Thank cheesecakephan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My family goes often for the consistency and quality we expect and regularly receive. We are big fish lovers and enjoy their varied menu.

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Thank Pat M
Tampa, Florida
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50 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Kristi always takes care of us at the bar or if we get a table, Jacquiline is excellent. Not your typical Florida Bar/Grill food. Sometimes it is a bit on the spicy side, but they are willing to acommadate your preferences.

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Tampa, Florida
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21 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Their Caribbean style food was really good!! Jerk chicken and ribs,,, fresh vegetables..black beans and rice.. are some of the items we tried. While waiting for your food they give you homemade corn muffins... delicious. Drinks were good.. they make a really good red Sangria.. not too sweet. The prices for food and drinks were very reasonable and they have... More 

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Thank Lori F
Davie, Florida
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42 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were trying to find a local restaurant on our one night back in Tampa, and settled on this place. The restaurant was not very packed, but it was also 8 pm on a Monday night. We walked in, were seated promptly, and taken care of quickly. The staff were all friendly and happy. The food was quite good; my... More 

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Oldsmar, Florida
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17 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We always go for the early bird menue. Lots of great choices. One of our favorites is the citrus salad very different. Favorite choices is the meatloaf dinner with garlic mashed potatoes, pork chop very good have tried their fish dinners very tasty also. We usually eat outside on their sidewalk patio very nice. Has lots of island seasonings very... More 

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Thank _jondenise1974
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This my second visit to Rumba and each time I left disappointed. The drinks were way too sweet and the food feel flat. I was hoping for a better seafood meal, but didn't have any luck.

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Thank Aric D
Dunedin, Florida
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105 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went to Rumba with a friend. Nice Florida casual dining establishment. We started off with the smoked fish spread that came with crackers. From dinner I had the island bowl with grilled mahi mahi. It was delicious & filling. However I may have gotten filled up before my meal with those wonderful little sweet corn muffins. I'd go back just... More 

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Thank Brenda S
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016 via mobile

Site has ample parking both in front and rear. Nice lively full service bar with a few popular beers on tap. Good food selection but most of it is average tasting. Has open air outside bar as well. Better place for drinks than food.

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Thank Joseph B
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

The food here has always been good. I think the ribs are great. Good fish and burgers as well. Happy hour beers are pretty cheap and they usually have live music. It's often packed! Service has been average to below average the past 3 times. I like the food so I go back anyway expecting the service to be so-so.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American, Bar, Caribbean, Seafood, Pub, Jamaican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Families with children, Bar scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3687 Tampa Rd, Oldsmar, FL 34677-6307
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Oldsmar
  • Phone Number: 813-475-5974

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?