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Pane Rustica

#46 of 1,834 Restaurants in Tampa
Certificate of Excellence
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3225 South MacDill Ave, Tampa, FL 33629 (South of MacDill and Bay to Bay)
(813) 902-8828
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8:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tue 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wed - Sat 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Owings Mills, Maryland
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31 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were visiting a friend in Tampa and he suggested we try Panè Rustica for dinner. He told us that it is in a strip center and that we would be surprised how good it is. He didn't lie. When you walk through the door, you immediately leave the strip center behind. The restaurant is nicely decorated, has a good... More 

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Thank Larry G
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561 reviews
421 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 113 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Today we had sandwiches from here for lunch and they were very good. I would recommend the turkey sandwich on focaccia bread.

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Thank FamTimeFL
Tampa, Florida
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice clean environment with good food. Dinner time is somewhat busy after 5pm so a reservation is encouraged. The steak is good but is pricy. Desserts are really good and a nice variety.

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Thank mlbbau23
Tampa, Florida
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18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It's a very quaint restaurant and a great location, but a bit pricey for the menu and serving sizes. Our server was great.

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Thank Dunhams_Travel
Tampa, Florida
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62 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ive been here a few times now, for lunch and dinner and really like it! They offer sandwiches, flat bread pizzas and salads for lunch and they have a really nice variety of items to choose from off their dinner menu. The short rib entrée was amazing! Inside the décor is pretty casual and you simply order and someone will... More 

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Palm Harbor, Florida, United States
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199 reviews
146 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Seriously, you will have to look for it as it is slightly hidden in a plaza but you will most certainly be glad you found it. The food, services, and ambiance is very good. While the noise level is slightly elevated, due to the style of the building, this is a must do place that is rich with flavorful dishes.... More 

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Thank Bob L
Lakeland, Florida
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40 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016

I've always loved the menu here: they always have dishes that sound great and usually are. Its been over a year since I was here last and, like our last visit, I felt that things are not quite as good on the food front as they once were, although the menu is still interesting and lots of the food is... More 

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Tampa, Florida
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458 reviews
139 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 127 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2016 via mobile

This restaurant has a lovely ambiance for dinner but I also like going for lunch and just sitting in the bar area. I especially like the different types of chicken salad sandwiches they have and the chicken salad in squash! Yum!

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Thank StefJax
Tampa, Florida
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138 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016 via mobile

This is good restaurant. The sausage/garlic flatbread is great. Somewhat greasy, but overall not bad. The sandwiches are great. Try them today.

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Thank Ryan H
Tampa, Florida
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23 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2016

I often go for lunch with my children. Great food. Priced accordingly to the quality of food. Service is hit or miss.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Italian, American, Gluten Free, Delicatessen
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Bar scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3225 South MacDill Ave, Tampa, FL 33629
    (South of MacDill and Bay to Bay)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Tampa
  • Phone Number: (813) 902-8828

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