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The Ultimate Guide to Brunch in Seminole Heights

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If you love brunch, mimosey on over to this blog post. Whether you’re looking to dive into a huge stack of pancakes or sip on a strong cup of joe, the brunch spots in Seminole Heights have you covered!

Grab your brunch pals and get brunchin’ at these 7 best spots for brunch in Seminole Heights.

Trip's Diner

A family-friendly restaurant with warm-hearted brunch options, Trip’s Diner in Seminole Heights is a charming go-to spot. Trip’s Diner is perfect for those mornings when you’re looking for an all American breakfast.

A staple brunch item from their menu is their hubcap sized pancake, it’s a huge pancake that’s super fluffy and light. The shrimp and grits are also delicious and make for the ultimate southern comfort dish. The atmosphere at Trip’s Diner in Seminole Heights is friendly with indoor and shaded outdoor patio seating. On the way out, be sure to grab a slice of pie from their dessert cooler.

Monday-Friday | 6AM-9PM
Saturday | 7AM-9PM
Sunday | 7AM-3PM

📍6416 N Florida Ave, Tampa, FL 33604

Ella's Americana Folk Art Cafe

Ella’s Americana Folk Art Cafe is a super unique restaurant in Seminole Heights offering made-from-scratch comfort BBQ dishes, humble live entertainment, and there’s even an art gallery! Come hungry and you’ll leave with a full stomach and soul.

The portion sizes are massive here so don’t be shy to share your plate with someone. The menu includes vegan, vegetarian, and gluten-free options to ensure the whole table is happy. We recommend ordering the award-winning Bloody Ella, garnished with a smoked BBQ rib that falls right off the bone. One of our favorite dishes is the chicken and waffles – super crave-worthy.

Ella’s also has craft and barrel-aged cocktails with a collection of over 100 bourbons, local and classic beers, and a wine list. The comfort food, strong drinks, local art, and music keep the locals coming back and back again.

Monday | Closed
Tuesday-Wednesday | 5-10PM
Thursday-Saturday | 11AM-10PM
Sunday | 11AM-8PM

📍5119 N Nebraska Ave, Tampa, FL 33603

Independent Bar and Cafe Tampa

If your brunch always involves craft beer, then Independent Bar and Cafe is your spot! Independent Bar and Cafe has an amazing array of craft beer and brunch staple items. This hipster restaurant has live music, a friendly atmosphere, and delicious food. The breakfast tacos are amazing, we definitely recommend them. Every Sunday evening they have live music which is always a fun way to finish the weekend!

Sunday-Wednesday | 11AM-12AM
Thursday-Friday | 11AM-1AM
Saturday | 10:30AM-1AM
Sunday | 10:30AM-12AM

📍5016 N Florida Ave, Tampa, FL 33603

The Olde Heights Bistro

When you’re avoiding a big crowd, The Olde Heights Bistro is a prime spot to enjoy brunch in their quaint cafe. This hidden gem has super delicious food with offerings like seafood and sushi, plus beer and wine. The sandwiches at The Olde Heights Bistro are spot on and we recommend ordering the steak sandwich with their refreshing, top notch sangria. You can’t go wrong with a visit here for a relaxing brunch with the friendliest staff!

Monday | 11:30AM-2:30PM
Tuesday-Saturday |11:30AM-2:30PM & 6-8PM
Sunday | Closed

📍 4703 N Nebraska Ave, Tampa, FL 33603

The C House

Get ready to clink your champagne glasses with your girls! The C House offers a delightful menu on Sundays of all sorts of quality culinary creations, creative cocktails, and classy champagne that all start with the letter C. Fun fact, they’re located in a former transmission repair shop but now the interior is very cozy and homey with an outside patio.

You can also enjoy live music from time to time. The vibe here is a balance between relaxed and rustic, with an impressive, high-end menu. You’ll definitely want to save room for dessert because the cheesecake is loved by all. We’d also recommend trying a cupcake, especially the chocolate cupcake with chocolate buttercream frosting, or one of their daily options since they’ve never failed us!

Monday-Thursday | 12PM-10PM
Friday-Saturday | 12PM-11PM
Sunday | 11AM-9PM

📍6005 N Florida Ave, Tampa, FL 33604

Harvest Bowl Eatery & Market

Brunch food that fuels your body with health-consious options are a huge win for us! At Harvest Bowl Eatery & Market, quality ingredients are a main priority. They have an incredible menu of delicious bowls from a steak and egg bowl to a nutty açaí bowl and everything in between.

Are you team sweet or savory? Either way, Harvest Bowl Eatery & Market has something delicious for your tastebuds. They also have an in-house market with locally sourced foods that are truly the freshest out there. The aesthetic is super cute to snag the perfect açaí bowl pic!

Sunday-Wednesday | 10AM-8PM
Thursday-Saturday | 10AM-9PM

📍 6109 N Florida Ave, Tampa, FL 33604

Bula Kavananda

When you’re in the mood for a laid back brunch, Bula Kavananda is the spot. Sip on coffee or kava while enjoying the quaint atmosphere of this local gem. The service and quality of their offerings are second to none. They go above and beyond to make everyone feel welcomed! Bula Kavananda has that neighborhood, comforting feel to it. Bula Kavananda has a liquid menu of kava, coffee, lattes, teas and more. We recommend ordering kava to relax or a latte to wake up! Either way, you can’t go wrong!

Everyday | 8AM-10PM

📍5803 N Florida Ave, Tampa, FL 33604

7 Best Spots For Brunch in Seminole Heights

Where are you most excited to brunch in Seminole Heights? When the weekend arrives, use this guide to find the perfect brunch spot for you and your friends!

Be sure to tag us in your foodie brunch pics at @stufftodointampabay on Facebook or Instagram

Haley Haman

Haley Haman

Haley is a blogger for the Stuff to Do in Tampa Bay City Guide. For more insight on the best events and things to do in the Tampa Bay area, download the UNATION app and follow @StufftoDoinTampaBay on Instagram, Facebook, YouTube, Pinterest, and TikTok.

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