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Harry Waugh Dessert Room at Bern's Steak House

1208 S Howard Ave, Tampa, FL 33606-3102
+1 813-251-2421
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good11%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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$$$$
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1208 S Howard Ave, Tampa, FL 33606-3102
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We wondered if anything could top the meal we had at Bern’s Steakhouse; we found that it could not be topped but the dessert room was the perfect compliment to an already superb meal. First we took the tour of the kitchen and the wine...More

Thank howards736
Reviewed 6 days ago

Great steak and the hotel adjacent to Berns has the best burger ever !! Dessert room very cozy, I also toured the wine cellar it awesome

Thank Carrie H
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

When you finish your meal at Bern’s steakhouse, you leave your table, go upstairs to a separate floor/section of the restaurant. This floor is broken up into many individual private rooms. A large selection of desserts. An enormous selection of wines, dessert wines, and special...More

Thank gumsdoc
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I’m in town for few days and I wanted to get dessert so I found this place.. I was asked to stay by the lobby and waited around 15 before I have to asked for help again! The server was very rude and not helpful...More

Thank Juan G
Felix M, General Manager at Harry Waugh Dessert Room at Bern's Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

We are sorry you feel that way Juan G. The Harry Waugh Dessert Room is very popular and the wait times for a walk-in can be pretty long, sometimes reaching over an hour and that should have been communicated to you. Please reach out to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Extensive menu and great selection and very cozy. Husband and I were there for our anniversary,great romantic atmosphere

Thank DustinShen
Felix M, General Manager at Harry Waugh Dessert Room at Bern's Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for the warm review DustinShen. We look forward to your next visit.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Been to the dessert room many times and it is a very unique experience with many , many choices, it’s hard to make a decision. Best to order several types of desserts and share . Great way to end an evening.

Thank marshiepwaz
Felix M, General Manager at Harry Waugh Dessert Room at Bern's Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Sharing is caring marshiepwaz! We look forward to seeing you again soon!

Reviewed 1 week ago

Delicious desserts served beautifully and wonderful service as well. The Baked Alaska is nothing short of a dream of being on a fluffy marshmallowy cloud!!! You wont be disappointed with anything you order there.

Thank Larry W
Felix M, General Manager at Harry Waugh Dessert Room at Bern's Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Whoa! That's pretty good Larry W! Thank you so much for the recognition, we look forward to your next visit.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful atmosphere with very private booths. Been 3 times and always enjoyable, but be prepared for a rather high bill

Thank Blueangel1961
Felix M, General Manager at Harry Waugh Dessert Room at Bern's Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Blueangel1961! Looking forward to your next visit.

Reviewed 1 week ago

We visit New Orleans twice a year and love Banana"s Foster...So to get right here at Bern's dessert room in Tampa is fantastic...not to mention absolutely delicious!!

Thank lewno92
Felix M, General Manager at Harry Waugh Dessert Room at Bern's Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We agree that Bananas Foster is best when prepared table side lewno92! Looking forward to the next time we can make it for you.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Take your desert appreciation to the next level at the Harry Waugh Dessert Room at Bern's Steak House. After a fantastic steak dinner you can go up to the "Dessert Room" for an after dinner cordial or port. Then a specialty coffee and the difficult...More

Thank Ken S
Felix M, General Manager at Harry Waugh Dessert Room at Bern's Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are always ready to help our guests take their dessert appreciation to the next level Ken S. Thank you so much for giving us the opportunity to do so!

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Susan W
February 16, 2017|
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Response from Julie N | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can certainly go to just the dessert room.
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tita955
November 8, 2015|
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Response from eli_puszkar | Reviewed this property |
From their website 1208 S Howard Ave, Tampa, FL 33606, Estados Unidos Hoy abierto Lunes 17:00 – 22:00 Martes 17:00 – 22:00 Miércoles (Veterans Day) 17:00 – 22:00 Los horarios pueden variar Jueves 17:00... More
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tita955
November 8, 2015|
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Response from Phillip M | Reviewed this property |
Ditto above. You may want to check to see you can make reservations for the desert room ONLY. We did our after a regular meal.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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    Atmosphere
Average prices
$80
Meals
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Romantic, Business meetings, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Monday
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Tuesday
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Wednesday
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Thursday
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Friday
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Saturday
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1208 S Howard Ave, Tampa, FL 33606-3102
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Tampa
  • Phone Number: +1 813-251-2421
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Description
One of the most famous, and popular, aspects of Bern's Steak House is its dessert room. Here guests can enjoy a leisurely and intimate end to their dining experience choosing from nearly 50 dessert choices to more than 1,000 dessert wines and spirits. The Harry Waugh Dessert Room was built as a tribute to Mr. Harry Waugh, an internationally known and respected wine connoisseur, director of Chateau Latour and good friend to Bern Laxer. Waugh's books and personal diaries on wine tasting are well known throughout the world.
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