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Sun, 2/17
8:00 PM

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options

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Za'atar Spiced Crispy Chickpeas
Brussels Sprouts "on the barbie"
champagne vin, crispy shallot
Blistered Edamame
lime, garlic, parmesan
Sweet Potato Hummus
pecan gremolata, chili oil, home made flatbread
Parmesan Truffle Fries
Calamari Fries
served with marinara and pesto mayo
*Tuna Poke
puffed shrimp chips, avocado, wakame, sweet soy, spicy mayo
Market price
*Shucked Oysters
champagne mignonette, by the half or whole dozen
Salmon Pastrami Crostini
house cured and smoked, goat cheese, sweet tomato pepper sauce, baguette
Grilled Chili Lime Shrimp Tacos
creamy broccoli slaw, grilled pineapple salsa, avocado
add marinated grilled chicken 6, grilled shrimp 8
Grilled Romaine
cucumber, tomato, shaved onion, shaved parm, cheddar shortbread, champagne vinaigrette
Roasted Beet & Arugula
whipped goat cheese, house pesto, toasted walnuts, citrus vinaigrette
add side salad or truffle fries 4
Black Bean and Veg
pickled vegetables, romesco sauce
Short Rib Sloppy Joes
broccoli and pineapple slaw, Tillamook cheddar
all served with side choice of truffle fries or side salad
*The Burger
prime angus beef, tillamook cheddar, candied applewood bacon, tomato pepper sauce, arugula, crispy onion, brioche bun, truffle fries or arugula side salad
The Cuban
pork cheek confit, jamon de paris, comté cheese, dijon aioli, house pickles, baguette, blood orange mojo sauce, truffle fries or arugula side salad
Shrimp Po Boy
blackened shrimp, house pickles, chopped lettuce tomato, crab remoulade, costanza roll, truffle fries or arugula side salad
Grilled Chicken Caprese
herb marinated chicken breast, burrata cheese, roasted tomato jam, bibb lettuce, house pesto, ciabatta bun, truffle fries or arugula side salad
*Creekstone Farms NY Strip
crispy puffed potatoes, roasted broccoli, marrow bordelaise
Pan Seared Snapper
coconut sticky rice, roasted brussels and red peppers, romesco sauce
Ricotta & Potato Gnocchi
house vodka sauce, spinach, romano cheese add black angus beef 6
Chicken Cordon Bleu
stuffed with Jambon de Paris and Comté cheese, served with crispy puffed potatoes, roasted broccoli, chicken demi
Grilled Veggie Stack
farro salad, romesco sauce
Consuming raw or undercooked meats, poultry, seafood, shellfish, or eggs may increase your risk of foodborne illness, especially if you have a medical condition.
A mix of eclectic foods and high-end wine and spirits, including one-of-a-kind signature cocktails on Beach Drive in St. Petersburg. Discover the indulgence of our culinary team's unique take on traditional and nontraditional creations served every night in addition to one of the best parties in Downtown.
$10 - $34
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
American, Bar
Takeout, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed September 9, 2018

Stopped by mid-week during a business trip. Good drinks and nice atmosphere. Was very late so the crowd was small.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank msouljah
Reviewed July 17, 2018 via mobile

Worst restaurant experience ever! We had a 7:30 reservation and arrived at 7:30 to be seated. We were seated inside as per our request. The restaurant was loud, so loud I began to get a headache. There were maybe ten diners inside along with eight...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank 593harolds
Tryst-StPete, Manager at Tryst, responded to this reviewResponded July 18, 2018

Hello Harold, thank you for your review, and your emails warning us beforehand about this review as we looked into it. The details give us a chance to immediately find out what happened and address the situation, and we appreciate it. We are very sorry...More

Reviewed July 8, 2018 via mobile

There was a time I would have given Tryst 5 stars. Food was good, drinks reasonably priced and the house music best in town. During a recent visit July 7th the shift manager and wait staff had such the attitude - I found them to...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank 998elenap
Tryst-StPete, Manager at Tryst, responded to this reviewResponded July 18, 2018

Hello Elena, we are very sorry about your experience. We are currently looking into what happened with our as you put it "pompous, arrogant and outright repugnant" staff to make sure that we can correct the issues. We have recently released our new summer menu...More

Reviewed July 3, 2018

Here's the breakdown: Music is loud, drinks are good, food is okay. We were only in the area on Friday and Saturday night, where Tryst had a live DJ right outside to draw in the late night crowds. It was a good mix of music,...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank Leanne S
Reviewed July 2, 2018

Great service here always. Our waitress was sweet and attentive. Kept our party of 6 happy. I had the strawberry cheesecake french toast. HOLY CRAP. Best french toast of my life. Cripsty and light and the filling was amazing. Truffle fries always good. My hubby...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank clarissairene
Reviewed July 2, 2018 via mobile

After a day at the beach we took a walk downtown st. Pete for dinner. Many choices, but the out door seating and sidewalk bar looked appealing. Simple food menu and wide variety of beer and wine. We opted for some small plates and the...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank jonebravofl
Reviewed July 1, 2018 via mobile

With all of the other restaurants closing their kitchens, Tryst served us a delicious burger with truffle fries. Great late night vibe

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank 94cynthiaw
Reviewed June 20, 2018 via mobile

First visit to city. Parking difficult without a credit card. Know where you're going to,& you can benefit from valet parking. Just came in here fort a drink but stayed on. Live music & good vibe. Smart decor . Worth a visit

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank 154kirsteens
Reviewed June 18, 2018

We were on vacation and were told about this restaurant from the desk clerk at our hotel. What a pleasant surprise. They have a menu with something for everyone. And some dishes we had never had before.The Squash Hashbrown caught my eye. Our wait person...More

Date of visit: May 2018
1  Thank bkpoud2
Reviewed April 6, 2018

This meal was delicious! We started with the sweet potato hummus and it was a large portion with delicious homemade roasted pita and side veggies. I had the copia and it was beautifully done. My wife had the squash hash brown and it was very...More

Date of visit: April 2018
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