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Iavarone's Italian Grill and Steak House

#105 of 1,885 Restaurants in Tampa
Certificate of Excellence
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3617 W Humphrey St, Tampa, FL 33614-1628 (Formerly Iavarone's)
+1 813-932-5241
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Sun 3:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Tue - Thu 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Fri 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Sat 4:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Lutz, Florida
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I was disappointed in food. It was ok. We came here after graduation and food was mediocre at best. Atmosphere was fine. Salmon was delicious! Beef tips were dry. Pasta fettuccini was dry. Steak sandwich was ok. My graduate had brunch burger and thought it was ok. Nothing special!!!!! At all! We made reservations well in advance because of reputation!

Thank Collin T
Level Contributor
6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The waitress was AMAZING! Her name was Amanda (I think) and she works in the bar area. She was friendly and provided good service! I would go back just to have her as my waitress!! Food was great! The Beef Tips were fantastic! All around a good experience!

Thank Ashley T
Tampa, Florida
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19 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had dinner here with out of town guests from Jacksonville. The food was wonderful!!! From the chicken Marsala, pasta with lump crab meat, grilled shrimp appetizer to chocolate cake for dessert. Our guests were amazed at the food. It is a perfect place for a special occasion or fancy couples night out. We can't wait to go back!

Thank hme357
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111 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed April 20, 2017 via mobile

My friend and I heard about this restaurant from a local friend. He raved about the steak salad. Truly wonderful, although the steak pieces beers seasoned too salty for me. If I get it again, I will ask for less seasoning. Had the house Pinot grigio which was an ample pour and very good. I would have rated the restaurant... More 

Thank Sheryl G
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23 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed April 10, 2017 via mobile

We took our youngest daughter here when she came home for a short break from work. Iavarones never disappoints. We split a large steak three ways and still could have had leftovers. Their soups and salads are wonderful as well.

Thank Phyllis R
West Bend, Wisconsin
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16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed March 23, 2017 via mobile

We do not come to Florida without visiting this restaurant! Excellent food great service! Very reasonable on drinks! I recommend this restaurant to anyone!

1 Thank 472debraj
Level Contributor
4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed March 19, 2017 via mobile

Staff very friendly excellent service very clean excellent food great portions great prices.I would highly recommend this restaurant if you are in the tampa area.

1 Thank Robert
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed March 12, 2017 via mobile

The owner stopped by and greeted everyone placing a Togo order. I ordered the lasagna. Not what I expected but it was a good atmosphere for drinks after work.

1 Thank Joyce O
Las Vegas, Nevada
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142 reviews
122 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed February 27, 2017 via mobile

What an unexpected fantastic treat! The escargot was nothing short of fabulous! I had my strip steak sliced, it was a ten! My first visit, the salad and shrimp cocktail... wonderful The service was right on!

1 Thank stevieblv
Apollo Beach, Florida
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45 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed February 15, 2017

A bad dining experience. Lunch today with fourteen friends, our server had our table and another large table to take care of and her service was awesome. Not so much for the food. I ordered lasagna and a side Caesar. The salad was nothing but romaine stems, how did this get out of the kitchen. The lasagna was dry and... More 

Thank Buster K

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Italian, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Television
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Kids, Romantic, Large groups, Bar scene, Special occasions
Open Hours
3:30 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 12:00 am
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3617 W Humphrey St, Tampa, FL 33614-1628 (Formerly Iavarone's)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Tampa
  • Phone Number: +1 813-932-5241

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